Select Team

Tiffany
Hayes

{{ preseasonPC.ta }} •

{{ player.hanaInfo.TEAM_ABBREVIATION }} •

Height
{{ player.hanaInfo.HEIGHT }} {{ player.hanaInfo.HEIGHT | ftInchesToMeters }} m
Weight
{{ player.hanaInfo.WEIGHT }} lbs {{ player.hanaInfo.WEIGHT | lbsToKg }} kg
Birthdate
{{ player.hanaInfo.BIRTHDATE | date:fullDate }}
College / Country
{{ player.hanaInfo.LAST_AFFILIATION }}
Tiffany Hayes's Bio

About Tiffany Hayes

Position: Guard

Height: 5-10

Weight: 155

Date of Birth: September 20, 1989

College: Connecticut

High School: Winter Haven (FL)

Drafted: Selected 14th overall (second round) by the Atlanta Dream in the 2012 WNBA Draft

1x All-WNBA selection — First Team (2018) … 1x WNBA All-Defensive Team pick — Second Team (2018) … Breakout campaign in 2018 also saw her finish sixth in MVP balloting and fourth in Defensive Player of the Year voting when she was a three time pick as Eastern Conf. Player of the Week. 

2018 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Started in 34 of 36 games played
  • Averaged 28.9 minutes per game and 17.2 points per game
  • Averaged a 81.7 free-throw percentage in the regular season
  • Averaged 6.2 rebounds per game in the playoffs
  • Scored a season-high 28 points, went 6-of-11 from behind the arc, and 4-4 from the free-throw line against Minnesota (8/5)
  • Had a season-high 8 rebounds against Connecticut (7/17)
  • Went 10-of-10 from the free-throw line against Dallas (5/10)
  • Helped the Dream in a win over Washington with 23 points and 11 rebounds in Game 4 of the playoffs

2017 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Appeared and started in 33 games
  • Led the Dream in scoring with a career-high 16.3 points per game, good for 13th in the WNBA
  • Her 166 field goals, 48 three-point baskets and 158 free-throws made were all career-highs
  • Finished in double-figure scoring in 30 games during the season
  • Scored 25 points against Minnesota on (7/28)
  • Helped the Dream to a win over San Antonio with 25 points and seven rebounds on (7/18)
  • Earned first career start and appearance in the WNBA All-Star game
  • Named Eastern Conference Player of the Month (May).

2016 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Played and started 33 games for the Dream
  • Averaged 15 points and 3.4 rebounds a game
  • Scored 30 points and shot 10-of-17 from the field in Atlanta’s second round playoff loss to the Chicago Sky (9/25)
  • Scored a season-high 32 points vs. Sparks (6/30)
  • Went an impressive 10-of-10 from the free-throw line resulting and finished with 27 points vs. Liberty (5/24)

2015 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Played in 28 games and made 27 starts
  • 22 double-digit scoring games
  • Career-high 28 points at Indiana with 14-15 shooting from the free throw line (8/28)
  • Career-high 9 defensive rebounds against Connecticut (8/25)
  • Career-high 16 field goals attempted (7/31)
  • Tied (10th) with Brittney Griner for free throws (99)
  • Averaged 12.9 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game
  • Led the Dream in scoring on 5 occasions

2014 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Played in all 34 games, making 32 starts
  • Averaged 12.9 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game
  • Ranked 22nd in the WNBA in scoring and fourth among guards in field goal percentage (.463)
  • Ranked eighth in assist/turnover ratio (2.15)
  • 25 double-digit scoring games, including five with 20+ points
  • Led or shared team lead in scoring six times
  • Tied then-career high with 23 points, plus six boards and six assists vs. Connecticut (7/29)
  • Career-high 27 points on 9-of-12 shooting at Tulsa (7/31)
  • Averaged 12.7 points on 48.1 percent shooting and 3.0 rebounds in three playoff games

2013 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Played in 23 games, including four starts
  • Missed seven games due to surgery to repair a torn meniscus in her left knee July 9, and four more games after aggravating the injury
  • Team was 15-8 when she played, 2-9 when she didn’t
  • Averaged 11.3 points and 3.7 rebounds
  • Scored in double figures 12 times, including three games with more than 20 points
  • Led team in scoring four times
  • Played in all eight playoff games, including six starts, and averaged 12.4 points and 4.5 boards.

2012 HIGHLIGHTS WITH ATLANTA:

  • Played in all 34 games, including 17 starts
  • Named to the 2012 WNBA All-Rookie Team
  • Ranked fifth among all rookies in the WNBA in scoring at 8.6 points per game, second in assists (2.1) and 10th in rebounding (3.1)
  • Averaged 11.9 points in her 17 starts
  • Reached double figures in scoring 16 times
  • Ranked 24th in the WNBA in free throw percentage at 78.6 percent
  • Averaged 4.3 points, 2.3 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.7 steals in Atlanta’s three playoff games against Indiana

OVERSEAS COMPETITION:

  • 2012-13: Hapoel Rishon LeZion, Israel
  • 2013-14: Beşiktaş JK, Turkey and America de Recife, Brazil
  • 2015-16: Yakin Dogu, Turkey
  • 2016-17: Mersin BSB, Turkey
  • 2017-18: Maccabi Ashdod, Israel
  • 2018-19: CCC Polkowice, Poland

COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Two-time All-BIG EAST First Team selection
  • Helped Connecticut to two national championships and four Final Four appearances
  • Finished career with 147-7 record as a Husky
  • Tallied 23 20+ point performances, including three 30+ point performances as a senior
  • Averaged 14.7 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.3 steals per game as senior
  • Most Outstanding Player of the 2012 Kingston Regional
  • Finalist for the Wooden Award and Wade Trophy
  • Associated Press Third Team All-American.

PERSONAL:

  • Full name is Tiffany Kiara Hayes
  • Parents are Dorothy and Renard Hayes
  • Majored in Sociology at Connecticut
  • Led Winter Haven High School to a combined record of 117-9 during four-year prep career
  • Also lettered in softball and cross country in high school.
Height
{{ player.hanaInfo.HEIGHT }} {{ player.hanaInfo.HEIGHT | ftInchesToMeters }} m
Weight
{{ player.hanaInfo.WEIGHT }} lbs {{ player.hanaInfo.WEIGHT | lbsToKg }} kg
Birthdate
{{ player.hanaInfo.BIRTHDATE | date:fullDate }}
College / Country
{{ player.hanaInfo.LAST_AFFILIATION }}
Years Pro
{{ player.hanaInfo.SEASON_EXP }}
R
Back to top