Courtney Vandersloot Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Courtney Vandersloot Quick Info
Height 5 ft 8 in
Weight 59 kg
Date of Birth February 8, 1989
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Spouse Allie Quigley

Courtney Vandersloot is an American professional basketball player who has represented Chicago Sky, after first getting drafted in 2011, in the WNBA (Women’s National Basketball Association). In her debut season (2011), she was named not just in the WNBA ‘All-Rookie Team’ but also in the WNBA ‘All-Star Team’. She repeated the latter feat in 2019. She led the league in terms of assists in 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019; and as of May 2020, she held the all-time WNBA records for ‘Most Assists in a Season’ (300), ‘Highest Assists-per-game in a Season’ (9.1), and ‘Highest Career Assists-per-game’ (6.2). During the WNBA off-season, she has represented clubs around the world such as Beşiktaş (2011–2014, 2015–2016) in Turkey, Wisla Can Pack (2014–2015) in Poland, Yakın Doğu Üniversitesi (2016–2018) in Turkey, and UMMC Ekaterinburg (2018–Present) in Russia. With Yakın Doğu Üniversitesi, she won the Turkish National League Championship in 2017 and was named the tournament’s ‘MVP’ (Most Valuable Player).

Born Name

Courtney Vandersloot

Nick Name

Sloot

Courtney Vandersloot as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2016
Courtney Vandersloot as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2016 (Allie Quigley / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Born Place

Kent, King County, Washington, United States

Residence

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Courtney graduated from the Kentwood High School in Covington, Washington in 2007. The same year, she joined the Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington and graduated from there in 2011.

Occupation

Professional Basketball Player

Courtney Vandersloot as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2014
Courtney Vandersloot as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2014 (Courtney Vandersloot / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Bill Vandersloot
  • Mother – Jan Vandersloot
  • Others – Pat Quigley (Father-in-Law) (d. 1993), Christine Quigley (Mother-in-Law), Sam Quigley (Sister-in-Law), Jacob “Jake” Quigley (Brother-in-Law), Ryan Quigley (Brother-in-Law)

Manager

She is represented by Wasserman Media Group, Los Angeles, California, United States.

Position

Point Guard

Shirt Number

22 – Chicago Sky

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 8 in or 173 cm

Weight

59 kg or 130 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Courtney has dated –

  1. Allie Quigley (2018–Present) – Courtney got married to her Chicago Sky teammate Allie Quigley on December 27, 2018, in a ceremony in Seattle.
Courtney Vandersloot and Allie Quigley, as seen in March 2017
Courtney Vandersloot (right) and Allie Quigley, as seen in March 2017 (Allie Quigley / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Lesbian

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Shoulder-length, straight hair
  • Affable smile

Courtney Vandersloot Favorite Things

  • Basketball Players/Role Models – Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi, Ticha Penicheiro
  • Pet – Dogs
  • Hobby/Interest – Watching Movies
  • Reality TV SeriesJersey Shore
  • Movie – A Cinderella Story (2004)
  • Song – Don’t Matter (2006) by Akon
  • City – Washington, D.C.

Source Facebook

Courtney Vandersloot and Allie Quigley, as seen in February 2019
Courtney Vandersloot (left) and Allie Quigley, as seen in February 2019 (Allie Quigley / Instagram)

Courtney Vandersloot Facts

  1. Courtney was interested in basketball from a very young age and while she was in the 3rd grade, she had written a school paper about her dreams of playing in the WNBA.
  2. During her college career, representing Gonzaga University, she was named the West Coast Conference (WCC) ‘Player of the Year’ for 3 years in succession, 2009, 2010, and 2011. In each of those 3 years, she was named the West Coast Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament ‘MVP’ (Most Valuable Player).
  3. In the freshman year of her college career (2008), she won the WCC ‘Newcomer of the Year’ award. In her senior year (2011), she won the ‘Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award’ for being the best NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) Division I women’s player no taller than 5’8″ as well as the ‘Nancy Lieberman Award’ for being the best player at her position in Division I women’s basketball.
  4. She was the first-ever player at the NCAA Division I level, of either gender, to record 2,000 points and 1,000 assists.

Featured Image by Courtney Vandersloot / Instagram

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