Vicki Baugh Q&A

This week we will be posting Q+As with some of the nation's top prospects so they can introduce themselves to WNBA fans.

Playing with other top prospects Glory Johnson and Shekinna Stricklen, Vicki Baugh can get overlooked. That shouldn't be the case. The 6-foot-4 forward-center averaged 7.5 points and 6.7 rebounds in only 21 minutes per game this past season. She also shot 58 percent from the floor. The Sacramento native will be able to round out a team's frontline nicely.

Check out Vicki's prospect profile.

What three words best describe your game?
Versatile, Face-up, Rebounder

What strengths, qualities or skills will be able to bring to a WNBA team?
Post with guardlike skills, Solid Defense, Post Quickness, Versatility, Ability to shoot.

What do you expect to be some of the biggest challenges or adjustments at the next level?
Playing under constant pressure, Fast learning, Different Team Cohesion, Playing for money

Vicki Baugh
Courtesy of Tennessee Athletics
What specific skills do you need to work on in order to succeed at this level?
Back-to-the-basket moves, Weak-hand finishing, Weak-hand dribbling, Power moves

When were you introduced to the game of basketball?
Fourth Grade.

When did you know you wanted to be a professional basketball player? And, given that dream, when did you realize that you had a legitimate shot of doing so?
After my freshman year of college, when a lot of high qualified people told me my potential.

What do you think it will feel like when your name first gets called and who will you share the moment with?
Iíll feel overwhelmed with joy for a great accomplishment and I will share it with my guardian grandparents.

Once you get settled in a new team, do you have any first-year goals in mind?
To make a positive difference for my team and help otherís dreams come true.

Are there any current WNBA players that you model your game after?
Candace Parker and Nicky Anosike.

What WNBA players are you most looking forward to playing against or meeting?
Candace Parker and Nicky Anosike.

What is your best on-court moment?
Receiving a standing ovation when I returned from two ACL injuries.

Tell your new fans something that most people do not know about you?
I care for others more than myself.

How would you describe yourself?
I am trustworthy, adventurous, generous, fun, and independent.

Whatís your favorite movie? What type of music do you listen to? Any particular artists that you listen to prior to a game?
I like all kinds of music. I love Missy Elliott.

Do you use social media? If so, what platform? And, would you like to share your information with your new fans?
I just started using Facebook, but strictly for family and personal friends.