Storm Re-Signs Assistant Coach Jessie Kenlaw
“I’m excited to re-join the Storm organization and thrilled about having another opportunity to work with Anne and the players that are a part of the most memorable moments of my career,” said Kenlaw. “I'm looking forward to another successful season in Seattle.”
“It’s great to have Jessie committed to the Storm once again,” said Donovan. “Jessie has been instrumental in the team's success and in player development. She is invaluable as we pursue another championship. The players love working with Jessie and her personality is one that unifies and energizes this team.”
Kenlaw was the head coach of the University of Houston’s women’s basketball team for eight years (1990 through 1998), compiling a career record of 106-121 and leading the Lady Cougars to postseason play two times. She played professionally and was a pioneer in the Women’s Professional Basketball League from 1979 through 1982 with the Houston Angels and Phoenix Flames. She helped lead the Angels to the league Championship in 1980.