Lynette Woodard

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Birthday
12, 1959
Birthplace
Kansas
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
12, 1959 (age 60)
Birthplace
Kansas

About

Basketball player most famous for becoming the first female ever to play for the Harlem Globetrotters. She won numerous gold medals representing the United States at tournaments like the 1983 Pan American Games, 1984 Olympic Games and 1990 FIBA World Championship.

Before Fame

She won two Kansas state titles at Wichita North High School.

Trivia

She became the first University of Kansas women's basketball player to have her jersey number retired.

Family Life

Her cousin Hubert "Geese" Ausbie also played for the Globetrotters.

Associated With

She won an Olympic gold medal playing for legendary head coach Pat Summitt.