Jordan Hunter (basketball)

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Jordan Hunter
No. 5 – Adelaide Lightning
Personal information
Born (1990-08-20) 20 August 1990 (age 28)
Papakura, New Zealand
NationalityNew Zealand
Listed height5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Career information
CollegeSoutheast Missouri (2012–2014)
Playing career2014–present
Career history
2016–presentAdelaide Lightning

Jordan Hunter (born 20 August 1990) is a professional basketball player from New Zealand. She currently plays for the Adelaide Lightning in the WNBL. [1]



In 2010, Hunter began her college career at Crowder College in Neosho, Missouri for the Roughriders. Strong showings earned her a transfer to Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri to play for the Redhawks.


Hunter began her WNBL career with a young Adelaide Lightning side for the 2016–17 season.[2] She is playing alongside Olympian and previous WNBA player Laura Hodges.

National team[edit]

Hunter is a long time representative of the New Zealand national team. She made her debut for the Tall Ferns at the 2011 FIBA Oceania Championship.


  1. ^ "WNBL Media Guide 2016–17 ADELAIDE" (PDF).
  2. ^ "MAC Adelaide Lightning sign four more locals and a Kiwi international as momentum builds for 2016–17 WNBL season".