Kelsey Plum

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Kelsey Plum puts hands on waste during a game




Poway, CA


University of Washington

  • Daughter of Katie and James Plum. Has three siblings, Daniel, Lauren, and Kaitlyn.
  • Father played football and baseball at San Diego State. Mother and sister, Kaitlyn, played volleyball at UC-Davis. Her sister Lauren played volleyball at Oregon and for the USA Volleyball Junior National Team.
  • Played volleyball in high school and was a 2009 state champion

  • Attended La Jolla Country Day School (Calif.), where in four years she helped the Torreys to the 2012 CIF Division IV state title, four-straight San Diego Section Division IV titles and a 103-22 record.
  • In four-year prep career, amassed 2,215 points, 683 rebounds, 382 assists and 370 steals...Also played volleyball in high school and was a 2009 state champion

  • San Diego Player of the Year and All-California Interscholastic Federation first team (2011, 2012 and 2013).
  • 2013 USA Today All-USA second team and WBCA and McDonald’s All-American.

  • Hobbies include playing sand volleyball and spending time with family
  • One-time Olympian (2020); one-time Olympic medalist (gold)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, gold (3x3 Basketball)
  • Most recent: 2018 – gold
  • Years of Participation: 2018
  • Medals: 1 (1 gold)
  • Gold – 2018
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