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Teresa Edwards

Full name: Teresa Edwards
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: July 19, 1964 in Cairo, Georgia, United States
Affiliations: Georgia Bulldogs, Athens (USA) / Primax Magenta, (ITA) / Mitsubishi Nagoya, Nagoya (JPN) / Atlanta Glory, Atlanta (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 4 Gold, 1 Bronze (5 Total)

Biography

One of the greatest female guards to ever play basketball, Teresa Edwards played collegiately at the University of Georgia, where she was a consensus All-American in 1984 and 1985. Her record is unmatched by women in international competition. She won gold medals at the 1984, 1988, 1996, and 2000 Olympics, and a bronze medal at the 1992 Olympics, and her five Olympic medals, and four golds, are both Olympic basketball records. She also was the playmaking leader of championship teams at the 1986 and 1990 World Championships, the 1986 and 1990 Goodwill Games, and the 1987 Pan-American Games. In 1991, she played on the U.S. team that won a bronze at the Pan-American Games. She was the USA Basketball player of the year in both 1987 and 1991.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold
1988 Summer 24 Seoul Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 3 Bronze
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold

Women's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS TRB AST STL TOV BLK
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1984-08-07 USA 85, KOR 55 2 1 3 0 1 0
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #1 1 1984-07-30 USA 83, YUG 55 0 2 0 1 0 0
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #4 1 1984-07-31 USA 81, AUS 47 0 0 0 4 3 0
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #8 1 1984-08-02 USA 84, KOR 47 4 3 1 0 0 0
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #12 1 1984-08-03 USA 91, CHN 55 7 2 3 1 1 1
1984 Summer 20 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #14 1 1984-08-05 USA 92, CAN 61 2 4 1 1 1 0
1988 Summer 24 Seoul Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1988-09-29 USA 77, YUG 70 18 3 3 2 5 0
1988 Summer 24 Seoul Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1988-09-27 USA 102, URS 88 12 2 6 1 5 0
1988 Summer 24 Seoul Basketball United States USA Group B Match #1 1 1988-09-19 USA 87, TCH 81 24 1 2 2 1 0
1988 Summer 24 Seoul Basketball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1988-09-22 USA 101, YUG 74 23 2 1 2 2 0
1988 Summer 24 Seoul Basketball United States USA Group B Match #6 1 1988-09-25 USA 94, CHN 79 6 1 5 1 4 1
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 3/4 1 1992-08-07 USA 88, CUB 74 18 0 5 5 4 0
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1992-08-05 EUN 79, USA 73 11 0 3 3 3 0
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Basketball United States USA Group B Match #1 1 1992-07-30 USA 111, TCH 55 16 0 5 4 1 0
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Basketball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1992-08-01 USA 93, CHN 67 8 0 8 3 2 0
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Basketball United States USA Group B Match #6 1 1992-08-03 USA 114, ESP 59 10 2 6 3 6 0
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1996-08-04 USA 111, BRA 87 9 4 10 2 2 0
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1996-08-02 USA 93, AUS 71 0 5 8 0 3 0
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1996-07-31 USA 108, JPN 93 4 3 12 1 1 1
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Group B Match #2 1 1996-07-21 USA 101, CUB 84 6 5 9 2 4 0
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Group B Match #4 1 1996-07-23 USA 98, UKR 65 10 1 2 0 1 0
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Group B Match #7 1 1996-07-25 USA 107, COD 47 2 5 5 0 2 1
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Group B Match #12 1 1996-07-27 USA 96, AUS 79 20 7 15 1 5 0
1996 Summer 32 Atlanta Basketball United States USA Group B Match #14 1 1996-07-29 USA 105, KOR 64 4 0 3 2 2 0
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 2000-09-30 USA 76, AUS 54 6 2 3 0 3 0
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 2000-09-29 USA 78, KOR 65 4 1 3 0 3 0
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 2000-09-27 USA 58, SVK 43 4 3 3 1 1 1
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 2000-09-16 USA 89, KOR 75 8 2 4 0 1 3
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Group B Match #6 1 2000-09-18 USA 90, CUB 61 13 2 2 0 2 0
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Group B Match #9 1 2000-09-20 USA 88, RUS 77 6 1 3 0 1 1
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Group B Match #11 1 2000-09-22 USA 93, NZL 42 4 2 6 2 0 0
2000 Summer 36 Sydney Basketball United States USA Group B Match #15 1 2000-09-24 USA 76, POL 57 4 2 3 0 3 0