Overseas Update - March 25

The following is an update on how Atlanta Dream players fared in recent games with their overseas teams. You can find links to all of their teams’ web pages and get more detailed information by clicking here.

Erika de Souza – Sport Recife (Brazil): Sport Recife completed a two-game sweep in the semifinals of its league playoffs, defeating Sao Jose Colinas Shopping by a score of 73-63 on March 23. In the victory, de Souza had a double-double with team highs of 24 points and 14 rebounds. Sport Recife, which will face Americana in the finals, finished the regular season in first place at 6-0, and including the one playoff game, de Souza is averaging 15.6 points and a league-leading 10.9 rebounds per game in eight contests.

LBF League page

Tiffany Hayes – Besiktas (Turkey): Besiktas did not play last week and remains 6-18 overall. Hayes is averaging 8.8 points and 2.3 rebounds in eight games with the club. She previously played for Hapoel Rishon Le-Zion of Israel, and averaged 18.7 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.7 steals in 10 games with the club.

Besiktas Turkish League stats
Hapoel Rishon Le-Zion Israeli League stats

Aneika Henry – Rivas Ecopolis (Spain): Rivas Ecopolis did not play last week and remains 18-1 in the Spanish League. Henry is averaging 9.4 points and 7.1 boards in Spanish League games for Rivas Ecopolis, and finished EuroLeague competition averaging 11.4 points and 8.5 rebounds in 15 EuroLeague games.

Rivas Ecopolis Spanish League stats
Rivas Ecopolis EuroLeague stats

Armintie Herrington – Besiktas (Turkey): Besiktas did not play last week and remains 6-18 overall. In her 11 games with the club, Herrington is averaging 9.5 points, 4.7 rebounds, 4.1 assists and 3.6 steals.

Besiktas Turkish League stats

Cathrine Kraayeveld – Shinhan Bank (South Korea): Shinhan Bank finished the season 24-11 in the South Korean League, in a tie for first place. In her 15 games with the team, Kraayeveld averaged 14.9 points, 8.3 rebounds and 2.6 assists.

Shinhan Bank South Korean League stats

Yelena Leuchanka – Liaoning (China): Leuchanka played in 18 games this season for Liaoning, which finished 14-8 and in third place in the Chinese League. In her 18 games with the club, Leuchanka averaged 17.7 points and 9.1 rebounds.

Liaoning Chinese League stats

Sancho Lyttle – Galatasaray (Turkey): Galatasaray finished 0-3 in its group in the EuroLeague Final Eight after suffering two more losses during the past week. In a 58-51 loss to CCC Polkowice on March 19, Lyttle had team highs of 12 points, seven boards and five steals. During a 72-44 defeat to eventual champion UMMC Ekaterinburg on March 20, she again led her team with 11 points and seven rebounds. Lyttle finished the EuroLeague campaign averaging 11.5 points, 7.2 boards and 2.6 steals in 17 games. Galatasaray will now finish the Turkish League season, currently owning a record of 19-5. Lyttle averages 11.0 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.0 steals in 24 Turkish League games.

Galatasaray Turkish League stats
Galatasaray EuroLeague stats

Angel McCoughtry – Fenerbahce (Turkey): Fenerbahce finished as the runners-up at the EuroLeague Final Eight, becoming the first Turkish League team to ever reach the Final. They finished pool play with an 86-59 win over Familia Schio on March 19 and a 73-70 victory over Spartak on March 20. McCoughtry had 15 points, four boards and three steals against Familia Schio, and 16 points and 14 boards vs. Spartak. Fenerbahce then defeated Good Angels Kosice in the semifinals on March 22 by a score of 68-56, with McCoughtry collecting 17 points, 14 rebounds and three assists. In the Final on March 24, McCoughtry poured in 22 points with seven boards and five steals, but it wasn’t enough as UMMC Ekaterinburg earned an 82-56 victory. McCoughtry finished the EuroLeague campaign averaging 15.3 points, 8.1 boards and 2.3 steals in 19 EuroLeague games. Fenerbahce will now resume play in the Turkish League, where the team is 21-2. McCoughtry averages a team-high 15.5 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.3 steals in 18 Turkish League games.

Fenerbahce Turkish League stats
Fenerbahce EuroLeague stats

Jasmine Thomas – Vologda-Chevakata (Russia): Vologda-Chevakata did not play last week, and remains 6-10 in the Russian League. Thomas is averaging 7.7 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 16 Russian League games. She also played in all 12 of the team’s EuroCup games before the team was eliminated, averaging 10.7 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists.

Chevakata Russian League stats

Le'Coe Willingham – Perfumerias Avenida (Spain): Perfumerias Avenida won its lone Spanish League contest last week to improve to 16-3, remaining in second place. During a 66-55 victory over Gran Canaria on March 23, Willingham had five points, five rebounds, five steals and four assists. Willingham is now averaging 10.5 points and 6.2 boards in 13 Spanish League games this season for Perfumerias. Willingham also averaged 12.3 points, 7.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists in nine EuroLeague games this season before her team was eliminated from the playoffs.

Perfumerias Avenida Spanish League stats
Perfumerias Avenida EuroLeague stats

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