Minnesota Lynx Sign Guard April McDivitt

Minneapolis/St. Paul - The Minnesota Lynx today announced the team has signed free agent guard April McDivitt. Per team policy, no financial terms of the agreement were disclosed.

The 5-7 McDivitt was not drafted by a WNBA franchise, but signed a free agent contract with the New York Liberty prior to the 2004 season. She has not appeared in a WNBA regular season game.

A graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara, McDivitt spent three seasons playing for Pat Summitt and the University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers before transferring to UCSB prior to the 2002-03 season. As a senior at UCSB, McDivitt averaged 8.3 points (.358 FG%, .381 3FG%), 4.4 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 28.9 minutes in 31 games played (30 starts).