Elizabeth Dixon
Forward

Elizabeth Dixon

#22

Forward

Year Freshman
Hometown Memphis, Tenn.
Last School Ridgeway
Height 6-5
Position Forward
Elizabeth Dixon

Biography

PREP: Attended Ridgeway High School in Memphis, Tenn. …Multi-sport athlete at Ridgeway, competing in basketball and track and field…Played three seasons of basketball with coach Rhonda Kendall and one year with coach Cedric Lewis…Helped her team capture the district tournament in 2014-15…Two-time all-state, all district and all region in 2016-17 and 2017-18…Tabbed All USA Tennessee second team by USA Today in 2016-17…Named to the all USA Tennessee first team as a senior by USA Today…2018 Ms. Basketball finalist…Named McDonald’s All American and Jordan Brand Classic honoree…Came off the bench in the McDonald’s All American Game to contribute five rebounds, four points, three blocks, two assists and a steal in 13 minutes…Competed in distance for one year in track and field.

PERSONAL: Born September 29, 2000…Parents are Richard and Elizabeth Dixon…Has four siblings: David, Richard, Kim and Josh…Chose Georgia Tech because she “loved the fact it was in Atlanta, loved the academics and wanted to go to a place where I can get better and make a difference”…Started playing basketball at 12 years old (7th grade) because everyone told her she was tall…Lists most memorable athletic accomplishment as being the first girl from Memphis to play in the Jordan Brand Classic game and McDonald’s All American game.