Gabby Green

Position: Guard
Height: 6-1
Weight: 148 lbs
High School: St. Mary’s College H.S. ‘14
Hometown: Oakland, Calif.

USA Basketball Notes

  • Gold Medal: 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship.
  • Member of the 2013 USA Basketball U19 World Championship Team that posted a perfect 9-0 record and captured the gold medal at the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship in Lithuania.
  • Aided the USA U19 squad to a 3-0 exhibition record against U19 teams from Australia, Canada and Spain in the Canary Islands.
  • Participated in the 2012 USA U17 World Championship Team trials.
  • Participated in the 2011 USA U16 National Team trials.

High School Honors

  • 2013 Cal-Hi Sports All State Junior first team and All Division IV first team (2013).
  • Max Preps All-American fifth team (2013).
  • Bay Area News Group 2013 All East Bay first team (2013).
  • Tri-County Athletic League-Rock Division Co-MVP (2013).
  • NorCal Preps All Nor-Cal first team (2013).
  • NorCal Preps Division IV Player of the Year (2013).
  • MaxPreps All-California second team and All-Division IV first team (2013).
  • San Francisco Chronicle All-Metro first team (2013).
  • Contra Costa Times All-East Bay (2013).
  • Cal-Hi Sports All-Sophomore third team (2012) and All-Freshman Team (2011).

High School Notes

  • Attends Saint Mary’s College High School (Calif.), where she led her team to a 30-5 record in 2012-13; averaged 16.6 ppg., 6.9 apg., 3.9 apg. and 4.2 spg.
  • As a sophomore in 2011-12, started the season late due to a broken ankle suffered in July 2011; averaged 13.3 ppg.,
    5.8 rpg. and 3.6 apg. to help her team to a 27-8 record.
  • As a freshman in 2010-11, averaged 10.1 ppg., 5.1 rpg. and 4.1 apg. to help her team to a 30-5 record.
  • Plays AAU for Cal Storm Team Taurasi.

Personal Notes

  • Born Gabrielle Alise Green in her hometown of Oakland, Calif., on Oct. 18, 1995.
  • Daughter of Lisa Malvo and Willie Green III.
  • Father played basketball at Cal State East Bay.
  • Started playing basketball when she was 6 years old.
  • Tweets under the handle @gabby33green.

The Inside Scoop

  • Most memorable moment from the 2012 Olympics: watched gymnastics, swimming and basketball and “I was so impressed with Gabby Douglas' performance and I like watching Kevin Durant dominate for USA Basketball.”
  • Favorite player on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team: Diana Taurasi because “because she plays aggressively and scores with confidence.”
  • Plans on majoring in: undecided.
  • Has post-basketball ambitions of: getting into broadcasting or become a sports agent.
  • If she could drive anything, it would be: a Bentley.
  • Favorite Twitter account to follow: @AllAthletesKnow.
  • Top five movies of all time: Malibu's Most Wanted, Mean Girls, The Last Song, She's the Man and The Blind Side.
  • Favorite non-sports magazine: Seventeen.
  • Favorite sports magazine: ESPN The Magazine.
  • Must-have pre-game snack: two peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.
  • Has a: male Malti-Shitzu named Gizmo.
  • Favorite app: Instagram.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball: volleyball.
  • Favorite class: world religions.
  • Favorite basketball player of all time: Kevin Durant.
  • Favorite basketball team: Oklahoma City Thunder.
  • Favorite Olympian: Michael Phelps.
  • Most played song on her iPod: “Power Trip” by J. Cole.
  • Best player ever faced: Brittany Boyd.
  • Most impressive person ever met: Aaron Goodwin because, “he's a very successful sports agent and he's from Oakland, Calif.”
  • Compares her game to: Kevin Durant.
  • This left-hander wears No. 33 because: her parents wore that number when they played basketball.
  • Most people don’t know: she’s afraid of cats.
  • Is superstitious about: throwing salt over the shoulder and splitting poles.
  • Has traveled outside the United States to Paris, France.
USA Basketball Statistics:
TEAM
G/S
FGM-FGA
PCT
3PM-3PA
PCT
FTM-FTA
PCT
REB/AVG
PTS/AVG
AST
BLK
STL
2013 U19
8/0
11- 32
.344
4- 17
.235
2- 2
1.000
21/ 2.6
28/ 3.5
16
0
11
2013 U19X
3/0
3- 13
.231
0- 5
.000
0- 0
.000
7/ 2.3
6/ 2.0
0
0
1
Totals
11/0
14- 45
.311
4- 22
.182
2- 2
1.000
28/ 2.5
34/ 3/1
16
0
12