Breanna Mackenzie Stewart (born August 27, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Stewart was the first overall pick in the 2016 WNBA Draft. In high school, she was the National Gatorade Player of the Year, the Gatorade Female Athlete of the Year, and a McDonald's All-American. Stewart played forward for the University of Connecticut (UConn) Huskies women's basketball team. She led the Huskies to four national championships, was named the Final Four's most outstanding player a record four times, and was a three-time consensus national player of the year. Prior to her first WNBA game, Stewart signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Nike. She was the 2016 WNBA Rookie of the Year, is a two-time All-Star, and was named the WNBA MVP in 2018. Due to injury, she is not playing in the 2019 season, and the WNBA hired her as a league ambassador for the 2019 season.