Chiney Ogwumike Speaker Profile
Chiney Ogwumike Biography
Chiney Ogwumike was born March 21, 1992 and is a Nigerian-American college basketball player for the Connecticut Sun. She is 6' 3 and plays power forward. She attended Cypress Fairbanks High School in Cypress, Texas, winning the 5A State Championship in her sophomore and senior seasons. as well as playing in two Final Fours with Stanford University. She holds the record for most rebounds in the history of Stanford Women's Basketball and the Pac-12 Conference, as of January 3, 2014.
Ogwumike was named to the USA Basketball U18 team. The USA team was one of eight teams from North, South and Central America, along with the Caribbean, invited to participate in the 2010 FIBA Americas U18 Championship For Women, held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The team was coached by Jennifer Rizzotti. Ogwumike started all five games and was the leading scorer with 13.2 points per game. She was also the leading rebounder with 7.4 rebounds per game. The USA team won all five games and captured the gold medal.
The usual sequence is for the players on the U18 team to move to the U19 team. However. Ogwumike played so well as a U18 that she was promoted to the World University Games team for the 2011 World University Games held in Shenzhen, China. Chiney was not the only Ogwumike on the team, as her sister, Nneka Ogwumike, was also on the team. Both started every game, with Chiney scoring almost ten points per game. She hit 25 of 37 shot attempts for a team leading 67.6% shooting percentage. She helped the USA win all six games and earn the gold medal.
Chiney Ogwumike Booking and Hiring InformationNBA celebrities such as a Chiney Ogwumike have taken the game to new levels. The booking agents at AthletePromotions can assist with Chiney Ogwumike speaking engagements or appearances from the NBAs elite. We have years of experience in booking legends on the court for keynote speeches and autograph signings. Hiring a basketball speaker like Chiney Ogwumike is not a hard process. Our agents can provide availability, fees and all costs associated in bringing out a successful football star to your next corporate event. We can find Chiney Ogwumikes agent to make your event a success.A Chiney Ogwumike appearance will add much excitement to your upcoming event.Most likely, basketball fans and corporations can find Chiney Ogwumike's official website, charity involvement, Twitter account, representation, publicist and management info at www.Chiney Ogwumike.com.
Videos of Chiney Ogwumike Speaking
Recent Chiney Ogwumike Blogs
- AthletePromotions acts only as an athlete broker for corporate functions, private events and speaking engagements. Athlete Promotions does not claim or represent itself as Dennis Rodman's agent, speakers bureau, manager, publicist, assistant, PR firm or management company. Athlete Promotions is a celebrity booking agency representing organizations and groups seeking to hire motivational speakers, athletes, celebrities and corporate entertainment for private corporate events, athlete endorsements, personal athlete appearances, spokesperson campaigns and speaking engagements. We are often asked how we can book Dennis Rodman for an event? Our celebrity booking agency can hire Dennis Rodman for celebrity golf tournaments, tradeshows, conventions, store grand openings, VIP meet and greets, licensing deals, print advertising and television commercials. Dennis Rodman booking and appearance fees, costs and prices on this website are estimates and are only act as a guideline. Exact booking fees are determined by a number of factors, including location of event, the celebrities schedule, desired duties, supply and demand and other market factors. Bios on this site are for informational purposes only and deemed to be reliable resources, but not guaranteed. Some parts of the athlete's biography may be used from Wikipedia, which is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.