Zoe Richards

Club: Otago Gold Rush/Eckerd College (USA)

DOB: 4 October 1997

Height: 193cm

Position: Forward

Tall Ferns Debut: 2019

Junior Association: Otago

High School: St Hilda’s Collegiate

Debuted for Tall Ferns in 2019 v Japan.

Was a member of the Tall Ferns team that finished runners-up at the 2019 William Jones Cup.

Following high school Zoe spent a season (2016-17) at Gillette College playing alongside twin sister Brittany. Since then she has played two seasons with Eckerd College Tritons.

Last season she played all 32 games scoring in double digits on 20 occasions.

Was second on the team in scoring (10.7ppg) and led the Tritons in field goal percentage (55.0%). Named to the Sunshine State Conference All-Tournament team.

Richards won a WBC Championship with Gold Rush in 2018. Returning for the 2019 season she led the Gold Rush in both scoring (16.4ppg) and rebounding (6.8rpg).