The Charlotte Sting won the 2005 Draft Lottery and have the first overall pick.

2005 WNBA DRAFT, ROUND 1

PICK
TEAM
SELECTION
1Charlotte Sting Janel McCarville, C, Minnesota
2Indiana FeverTan White, G, Mississippi St.
3Phoenix Mercury Sandora Irvin, F, Texas Christian
4San Antonio Silver Stars Kendra Wecker, F, Kansas St.
5Houston CometsSancho Lyttle, C, Houston
6Washington Mystics Temeka Johnson, G, L.S.U.
7Detroit Shock Kara Braxton, F, Georgia
8Connecticut Sun Katie Feenstra, C, Liberty
(Rights traded to San Antonio for Margo Dydek)
9Sacramento Monarchs Kristin Haynie, G, Michigan St.
10New York Liberty Loree Moore, G, Tennessee
11Minnesota Lynx Kristen Mann, F, UC-Santa Barbara
12Seattle Storm Tanisha Wright, G, Penn State
13Detroit Shock Dionnah Jackson, F, Oklahoma

2005 WNBA DRAFT, ROUND 2

PICK
TEAM
SELECTION
14San Antonio Silver Stars Shyra Ely, F, Tennessee
15Houston Comets Roneeka Hodges, G, Florida State
16Indiana Fever Yolanda Paige, G, West Virginia
17Minnesota Lynx Jacqueline Batteast, F, Notre Dame
18Phoenix Mercury Angelina Williams, F, Illinois
19Washington Mystics Erica Taylor, G, Louisiana Tech
20Detroit Shock Nikita Bell, F/G, North Carolina
21Connecticut Sun Erin Phillips, Australia
22Sacramento Monarchs Chelsea Newton, G, Rutgers
23New York Liberty Tabitha Pool, F, Michigan
24Charlotte Sting Jessica Moore, C, Connecticut
25Seattle Storm Ashley Battle, F, Connecticut
26Los Angeles Sparks DeeDee Wheeler, G, Arizona

2005 WNBA DRAFT, ROUND 3

PICK
TEAM
SELECTION
27San Antonio Silver Stars Catherine Kraayeveld, F, Oregon
28Houston Comets Jenni Dant, G, DePaul
29Indiana Fever Ashley Earley, G/F, Vanderbilt
30Sacramento Monarchs Anne O'Neil, G, Iowa State
31Phoenix Mercury Jamie Carey, G, Texas
32Washington Mystics Tashia Morehead, F, Florida
33Detroit ShockJenni Lingor, G, Southwest Missouri St.
34Connecticut Sun Megan Mahoney, F, Kansas St.
35Sacramento Monarchs Cisti Greenwalt, C, Texas Tech
36New York Liberty Rebecca Richman, C, Rutgers
37Minnesota Lynx Monique Bivins, G, Alabama
38Seattle Storm Steffanie Blackmon, F, Baylor
39Los Angeles Sparks Heather Schreiber, F, Texas