sport

Basketball

Position

Power Forward/Center

Team

Seattle Storm

league

WNBA

Bio: Raised in Syracuse, New York, Stewart received a number of accolades in high school including National Gatorade Player of the Year, Gatorade Female Athlete of the Year, and McDonald’s All-American. During college, she played for the University of Connecticut where she led the Huskies to four national championships. Stewart was named the Final Four’s Most Outstanding Player a record four times and was a three-time National Player of the Year.

In 2016, Stewart was drafted first overall by the Seattle Storm. She was named the 2016 Rookie of the Year. Throughout her career in the WNBA, Stewart has been a two-time All-Star and was named WNBA MVP in 2018. In 2018, she led the Storm to win the WNBA championship. Beyond the WNBA, Stewart has had a successful international career, playing for Shanghai Baoshan Dahua, Dynamo Kursk and UMMC Ekaterinburg.

Career Stats:

  • Games Played: 101

  • Rebounds Per Game: 8.8

  • Points Per Game: 20

2018 Season Stats:

  • Games Played: 34

  • Rebounds Per Game: 8.4

  • Points Per Game: 21.8