Minnesota Lynx Release Center Petra Ujhelyi

May 15, 2005
Minneapolis/St. Paul - The Minnesota Lynx today announced the team has released center Petra Ujhelyi. The Lynx signed Ujhelyi to a free agent contract on March 16.

A 2003 graduate of the University of South Carolina, Ujhelyi spent the 2004 WNBA season on the Washington Mystics roster before being released on June 29, 2004. Ujhelyi scored three points in 18 minutes of action in the Lynx’ three exhibition games.

The Lynx concluded their 2005 preseason schedule May 14 with a 91-66 loss to the Connecticut Sun at Williams Arena. The team opens the regular season on May 22 in Houston against the Comets. The Home Opener for the Lynx is on May 25 against Los Angeles. Tickets are available by calling 1-877-wnba-tix or by logging onto www.lynxbasketball.com.

2005 Minnesota Lynx Training Camp Roster

No.

Player

Pos

Ht

Wt

Birthdate

College/Year

Yrs

25

Svetlana Abrosimova

F

6-2

169

07/09/80

Connecticut '01

4

21

Jacqueline Batteast

F

6-2

175

03/26/83

Notre Dame '05

R

1

Tasha Butts

G

5-11

160

03/10/82

Tennessee '04

1

8

Kristi Harrower

G

5-4

139

03/04/75

Australia

5

55

Vanessa Hayden

C

6-4

224

06/05/82

Florida '04

1

23

Amber Jacobs

G

5-8

147

06/29/82

Boston College '04

1

2

Susan King Borchardt

G

5-7

145

07/27/81

Stanford '05

R

24

Amanda Lassiter

F

6-1

153

06/09/79

Missouri '01

4

5

Stacey Lovelace

F

6-4

170

12/05/74

Purdue '96

3

44

Kristen Mann

F

6-2

180

08/10/83

UC Santa Barbara '05

R

11

Nuria Martinez

G

5-9

167

02/29/84

Spain

R

3

Nicole Ohlde

F

6-5

180

03/13/82

Kansas State'04

1

30

Katie Smith

G

5-11

175

06/04/74

Ohio State '96

5

20

Tamika Williams

F

6-2

205

04/12/80

Connecticut '02

3

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