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2016 U.S. Olympic Women's Basketball Team Finalists

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Two-time Olympic and 2014 FIBA World Championship gold medalist Seimone Augustus was cut from the first two USA Basketball trials in which she participated.

2016 U.S. Olympic Women's Basketball Team Finalists

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Sue Bird will be in the hunt for her fourth Olympic gold medal this summer.

2016 U.S. Olympic Women's Basketball Team Finalists

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Tamika Catchings began her USA Basketball journey in 1996 and since then has earned three Olympic gold medals, one FIBA World Championship gold and one World Championship bronze medals.

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The 2009 USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year, Tina Charles has won gold medals at the past three international ‘majors’ and is hoping to claim a fourth this summer in Rio.

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Elena Delle Donne won a gold at the 2011 World University Games and competed in her first USA National Team games last fall.

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One of 16 finalists for the 2014 USA World Championship Team, Skylar Diggins earned gold medals playing for USA Basketball in three international events and is hoping to play for Olympic gold in 2016.

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Stefanie Dolson aided the USA National Team to a 4-0 exhibition record during its 2015 European Tour.

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A member of two gold medal winning USA World Championship Teams, Candice Dupree is working hard to make the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team.

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Sylvia Fowles has been a powerful force inside for USA Basketball during golden runs at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics and 2010 FIBA World Championship.

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Brittney Griner has won a FIBA World Championship, a WNBA title and an NCAA championship. In 2016 she’ll be looking to add Olympic gold to that list.

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WNBA All-Star Briann January has participated in a pair of USA Basketball National Team training camps.

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Three-time gold medalist on USA Basketball junior teams, Jantel Lavender was one of 13 finalists for the 2014 USA World Championship Team.

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A gold medalist at the 2010 FIBA U17 World Championship and 2014 FIBA 3x3 World Championship, Jewell Loyd participated in the 2015 USA National Team minicamp in Las Vegas before being named to the USA National Team.

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Kayla McBride was one of 16 finalists for the 2014 USA World Championship Team.

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Angel McCoughtry has four gold medals as a member of four different USA Basketball teams, first at the 2007 Pan American Games, then at the 2010 and 2014 FIBA World Championships and the 2012 Olympic Games.

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Maya Moore has claimed championships at every level of the game. In addition to the 2012 Olympics and 2010 and 2014 FIBA World Championships, she claimed titles in high school, college and as a professional in the WNBA, EuroLeague and China League.

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Chiney Ogwumike was on the 2012 USA Basketball 3x3 World Championship Team that captured gold with a perfect 9-0 record at the inaugural FIBA 3x3 World Championship in Athens, Greece.

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Nnemkadi Ogwumike won gold on three USA Basketball junior teams prior to capturing a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA World Championship.

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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Candace Parker played on a pair of USA Basketball junior teams prior to being called up to the USA National Team in April 2006.

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A member of the USA National Team since 2013, Danielle Robinson helped the USA National Team earn a 4-0 record in its 2015 European Tour.

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Odyssey Sims is the first USA Basketball athlete to earn a pair of World University gold medals, doing so in 2011 and 2013, and helped the USA capture a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA World Championship.

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Two-time USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year, Breanna Stewart was the youngest member of the gold medal winning 2014 USA World Championship Team.

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Diana Taurasi, who has won titles in the NCAA, WNBA and EuroLeague play, is a three-time Olympic and two-time FIBA World Championship gold medalist.

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In her first games playing for USA Basketball, Courtney Vandersloot helped the USA National Team to a 4-0 slate during its 2015 European Tour.

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Lindsay Whalen has been a strong force off the bench over the past three ‘majors’ in helping USA Basketball capture gold medals at the 2010 and 2014 FIBA World Championships and 2012 Olympic Games.

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    Steve Drumwright, Red Line Editorial
  • Date:
    Jul 27, 2021

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