|No. 5 – Perfumerias Avenida|
|Born||June 18, 1997|
Las Palmas, Spain
|Listed height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Listed weight||155 lb (70 kg)|
|High school||Segle XXI (Barcelona, Spain)|
|WNBA draft||2019 / Round: 2 / Pick: 23rd overall|
|Selected by the Atlanta Dream|
|2011–2015||Segle XXI (youth/LF2)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at WNBA.com|
Maite Cazorla (born June 18, 1997) is a Spanish professional basketball player for the Atlanta Dream of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), and for the Perfumerias Avenida of Liga Endesa and the Spanish women's national basketball team. She was drafted with the twenty third overall pick in the 2019 WNBA draft.
Coming from a family of professional basketball players, Cazorla started playing basketball at 14 with her school team Teresianas before joining the youth system of CB Islas Canarias. At the age of 14 she left the Canary Islands and moved Barcelona to continue her development in the youth teams of Segle XXI in 2011.
She progressed in the club, playing in the Spanish second tier league and the Spanish national youth teams until her performance in the 2014 FIBA Under-17 World Championship for Women caught the eye of the Oregon Ducks scouts.
Cazorla attended the University of Oregon from 2015–2019. She played all four years, and was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman team in 2015. She was named to the All-Pac-12 team in her Junior and Senior years. In 2019, she played with the team that made it to the Final Four. In total, Cazorla played in 146 games for the Ducks over her four-year career. Cazorla was the eighth player from Oregon selected in the WNBA Draft.
Back in Spain, in June 2019, she signed for CB Avenida, one of the top teams of the Spanish top tier league, winning her first title in 2020, the Spanish Queen's Cup and participating in the 2019-20 EuroCup Women.
|2019–2020 EuroCup||Perfumerías Avenida|
Cazorla started playing with Spain's youth teams at 14, winning a total of seven medals from 2012 to 2017. Her highlights on these teams include a European U16 title in 2013, a runner-up finish at the U17 FIBA World Championships in 2014, and a third-place finish at the U19 FIBA World Championships in 2015. She made her debut with the senior team in 2019, when she was 22 years old.
- 2012 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship (youth)
- 2013 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship (youth)
- 2014 FIBA Under-17 World Championship (youth)
- 2014 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship (youth)
- 4th 2015 FIBA Under-19 World Championship (youth)
- 2015 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship (youth)
- 2016 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship (youth)
- 2017 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship (youth)
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