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Brittney Griner Bio

Apr 05, 2012
  • Name: Brittney Griner
  • Height: 6 ft 8 inches
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Age: 21 years old
  • Birthday: October 18, 1990
  • Place of Birth: Houston, Texas
  • High School: Nimitz High, Houston

Brittney Griner is the new Queen of the Hardwood Floors as she dominated the College basketball World with a 2012 National NCAA title and the first perfect 40-0 season ever with Baylor University. One lucky team in the WNBA is sure hoping to get their shot at Brittney at the next draft. Whoever gets her might go undefeated for a very long time!

High School Height

It’s true that Brittney didn’t even start playing basketball until she attended Nimitz High School in Houston, Texas. She was 6 feet tall in her freshman year, but by the time she graduated, she was a 6’8 elite basketball star and every college in the state was trying to lure her to their school.

Brittney's Bests

Brittney BombBrittney BombCourtesy of the NCAA
 

Brittney bounced her way to Baylor and immediately she became a National threat taking Baylor to the Final in her Freshman year. Here are some of her most amazing feats:

  • Recorded Baylor’s First triple double ever – 34 pts 13 rebounds 11 blocks
  • 7th woman ever to officially record a dunk in a game
  • 2012 Final Four Most Outstanding Player
  • Member of the US Olympic Basketball team

Future Forecast

Brittney and Baylor Win!Brittney and Baylor Win!Courtesy of the NCAA
 

Brittney Griner has the potential to be one of the biggest legends in sports history. Her domination of the 2012 NCAA tournament is just a sneak preview into what will be a long career in dunks and domination in Women’s Basketball.

 

 

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It's definitely an American thing - here in Australia we have like no Cheerleaders or Cheerleading groups. I think it's a sport but I'm not really into it. I think any girls or boys can do it. :3
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Sure, many girls can fight, in fact some can fight really well, however it is a fact that women are generally physically weaker than men, which means that if a healthy male and a healthy female were to fight then the outcome wouldn't be 50/50 but rather 25/75 if even that much, this assumes that both the male and female have the same experience, training and of course both are healthy. This doesn't mean that women are inferior to men, but I am just pointing out facts, the notion that men and women are exactly the same and should be carrying out the same tasks is ridiculous.
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