Octavia Blue

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Octavia Blue
Personal information
Born (1976-04-18) April 18, 1976 (age 39)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Listed height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Listed weight 163 lb (74 kg)
Career information
High school Nova (Davie, Florida)
College Miami (Florida) (1994–1998)
WNBA draft 1998 / Round: 2 / Pick: 15th overall
Selected by the Los Angeles Sparks
Pro career 1998–2004
Position Forward
Career history
As player:
1998 Los Angeles Sparks
2003–2004 Houston Comets
As coach:
2009–2011 Georgia Tech (assistant)

Octavia Blue (born April 18, 1976) is an American former women's basketball player with the Los Angeles Sparks and Houston Comets of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She played during the 1998, 2003 and 2004 seasons. She is currently an assistant coach for the University of Miami Hurricanes women's basketball team.

During her collegiate career, she played for Miami amassing 1,724 points on the court during 1994-98. Afterward, she went on to play professional basketball and was selected 15th by the Los Angeles Sparks in the 1998 WNBA Draft, becoming Miami's 1st WNBA draft pick.

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