Overseas Round Up 7

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Allison Hightower had 25 points and 10 assists for Elitzur Ramla en-route to being named Eurobasket.com Player of the Week for Week 18. Behind Hightower’s performance, top-ranked Elitzur Ramla defeated Hap. Petah Tikva 90-65 on February 3rd. The Sun guard is averaging 16.9 points, 5.4 rebounds and 4.4 assists in 15 Israeli league games.

In Russia, Tina Charles had 10 points and six rebounds as Dynamo Moscow fell to UMMC Ekaterinburg 96-65 in Russian League action on February 9th. In 12 Russian League games, the Sun center is averaging 13.0 points and 8.2 rebounds. In EuroCup action, she is averaging 17.1 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists in eight games. Most recently, she had 14 points, 14 rebounds and four assists in a 72-64 win over Botas on February 6th.

On February 2nd, Sun guard Renee Montgomery joined Chevakata in the Russian League for the rest of the season. She has seen action in one game, scoring nine points and grabbed one rebound in 25 minutes of a 81-56 loss to Dynamo Kursk on February 9th.

Mistie Bass had 22 points, seven rebounds and three steals in an 89-66 Lyon loss to Landes on February 9th. She is averaging 15.9 points and 7.0 rebounds in 17 French League games.

In Poland on February 8th, Danielle McCray had 10 points, two rebounds and two assists as T.S. Wisla Krakow defeated Wilki Morskie, 76-51, in Polish League play. McCray is averaging 8.5 points and 3.7 rebounds in 11 Polish League contests for Wisla. In EuroLeague play, McCray is averaging 6.9 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists in seven games. On February 5th, she had 12 points, five assists and two rebounds in an 80-56 victory over UNIQUA Euroleasing Sopron.

In Australia, Kelsey Griffin is averaging 13.6 points and 8.7 rebounds in 23 WNBL games for Bendigo. She had 24 points and 17 rebounds in an 88-80 win over Bulleen on February 9th.

Elsewhere in Australia, Kayla Pedersen had six points and two rebounds as the Dandenong Rangers fell to Bendigo on February 8th. Pedersen is averaging 12.0 points and 8.3 rebounds in 23 games for the Rangers.

In Brazil on February 8th, Iziane Castro Marques had 18 points and seven rebounds in Maranhao’s 72-57 victory over Rio Claro. Castro Marques is averaging 17.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.6 assists in nine Brazilian League contests.

Tan White had 17 points, three rebounds and three steals for Orduspur, which fell to Antakya 82-75 on February 8th. The Sun guard is averaging 13.7 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 19 Turkish League games for Orduspor.

Also in Turkey, Alba Torrens is averaging 13.6 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 16 Turkish League games for Galatasaray. On February 8th, she had five points, four assists and two rebounds in a 70-47 win over Istanbul University. In EuroLeague play, Torrens is averaging 13.6 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.5 assists in eight games. She had four points and one assist in a 63-58 loss to USK Prague on February 5th.

Sun guard Kelly Faris had four points, six rebounds and three assists as UNIQUA Euroleasing Sopron fell to Nadezhda Orenburg 70-52 on February 12th in EuroLeague play. Faris is averaging 5.0 points and 4.4 rebounds in nine EuroLeague contests for the Hungarian squad. In Middle European League action, the Sun guard is averaging 7.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 13 games. On February 8th, she had 14 points and five rebounds in a 93-68 win over Atomeromu.