Year Inducted: 2019
Schools / Organizations: (Machesney Park) Harlem High School
The University of Illinois
WNBA: New York Liberty
Biography: Aminata played at (Machesney Park) Harlem High School where she set the NIC-10 conference scoring record of 47 points in a single game. She was a 3-time conference MVP of the Northern Illinois Conference (NIC-10). She led Harlem to 2 conference titles, 3 IHSA Regional championships and 2 IHSA Sweet 16 appearances. Aminata led the USA Women’s Junior National Team to the gold medal in Argentina. She was chosen as a WBCA NIKE player(McDonald’s All-American) before moving to Champaign and playing for the University of Illinois. Aminata played professionally in Switzerland, France, and Belgium. She also signed with the New York Liberty of the WNBA.