Connecticut Signs Kerri Gardin

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (February 10, 2010) The Connecticut Sun announced today it has signed forward Kerri Gardin to a training camp contract.

As per team policy, terms were not released.

A 6-foot-1 forward out of Virginia Tech, Gardin was third on the team with 143 rebounds while also averaging 5.5 points per game in 2009, collecting three double-doubles. She closed out the 2009 regular season with a career-high 23 points against Indiana (9/13). In two seasons, Gardin has appeared in 67 games for Connecticut, with 38 starts.

The Connecticut Sun will open its eighth season at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, May 15th by hosting the Chicago Sky at 3:30 p.m. Season tickets and mini-plans are on sale now, and can be reserved by calling a Sun Ticket Representative at 1.877.SUN.TIXX (786-8499) or by visiting