Deena Franklin

Club: Harbour Breeze

DOB: 5 February 1995

Height: 186cm

Position: Forward

Number: 15

Tall Ferns Debut: 2014

Junior Association: North Harbour

High School: Westlake Girls High

Franklin’s route to the senior national team is different to the rest of the team in that she has been domiciled in New Zealand throughout her basketball career.

Debuted for the Tall Ferns in 2014.

Was a member of the 2018 Commonwealth Games bronze medal winning team.

Played 3 games for the Tall Ferns at the FIBA Asia Cup in 2017.

Won a WBC championship title with Harbour Breeze in 2014 and was on the team that finished runners-up in 2019.

Also represented New Zealand at the FIBA 3×3 World Cup in China in 2016 and Mongolia in 2017.