Participants

Tessa LAVEY

Tessa LAVEY
    Basketball
Birth Date:  29 Mar 1993
Age:  25
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  171
Weight (Kg):  64

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
BKB Basketball Women 1 Gold

Tessa LAVEY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 6 Apr 21:00
Women Preliminary Round Pool A
Australia
113
Mozambique
53
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 18:30
Women Preliminary Round Pool A
Australia
100
Canada
61
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 17:30
Women Preliminary Round Pool A
England
55
Australia
118
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 21:00
Women Semifinal
Australia
109
New Zealand
50
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 20:30
Gold Medal Event Women Gold Medal Game
Australia
99
England
55
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 5

World Cup
Year Location Rank
2014 Turkey 3

Asia Cup
Year Location Rank
2017 Bengaluru, IND 2

Oceania Championship
Year Location Rank
2015 Various 1

Hobbies

Visit cafes, coffee (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)


Occupation

Athlete, student (Twitter, 25 Apr 2017)


Education

Business and marketing at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia


Languages spoken

English


Coach

CLUB: Larissa ANDERSON (AUS) (heraldsun.com.au, 25 May 2017)
NATIONAL: Sandy BRONDELLO (AUS) (smh.com.au, 18 Apr 2017)


Position style

Point guard


Injuries

Surgery to remove a blood vessel from her ankle in September 2016, causing her to miss the opening three games of the WNBL season. (perthlynx.com, 29 Sep 2016)


National league

Dandenong Rangers, AUS (Women's National Basketball League)


Reason

"Older brothers were playing basketball." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)


Ambition

"Win a gold medal at any games." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)


Memorable

"Bronze medal at the world championships in Turkey in 2014." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)


Hero

"Idolised Larry BIRD (USA) because he's a freak at what he did." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)


Influence

"Through the years I have had my coaches, my parents at times, and then friends and family obviously help me through." (seabl YouTube, 10 Apr 2014)


Additional information

PLAYING CAREER
Australian Institute of Sport, AUS (2009-12); Canberra Capitals, AUS (2012-13); Bendigo Spirit, AUS (2013-15); Perth Lynx, AUS (2015-17); Dandenong Rangers, AUS (2017- )


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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