Belinda Snell #12 Guard
- Born: Jan 10, 1981
- Height: 5-11 / 1,80
- Weight: 165 lbs. / 74,8 kg.
- From: Australia
- Years Pro: 6
BackgroundCAREER NOTES: A two-time Australian Olympic silver medalist…Member of the 2007 Phoenix Mercury WNBA Championship squad…Registered averages of 1.6 points, 1.1 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game in eight games during the Mercury’s Championship run.
Played in 21 games for the Storm ... Scored a season-high six points on four occasions, including three consecutive games (7/16, 7/21, 7/26/7/29) ... Made a pair of three-pointers on both Juiy 16 and July 26 ... Shot 38.1 percent from three-point range (8-of-21).
Played two games for San Antonio, starting one ... Waived on May 21.
2008: Did not play in WNBA.
2007: Appeared in 30 games for the Phoenix Mercury, making two starts… Averaged 11.4 minutes, 3.6 points, 1.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game… Shot a career-best 32.9 percent from 3-point range… Scored in double figures three times… Scored a career-high 17 points in her first career start on June 24 vs. Houston… Led the team in steals once… Played in eight playoff games, averaging 1.6 points and 1.1 rebounds per game.
2006: Appeared in 30 games for the Mercury… averaged 3.3 points, 1.3 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game…
2005: Appeared in 20 games, averaging 3.3 points, 1.8 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game…
INTERNATIONAL: Named a 2010 Opals Squad Member…2009-10: Spent the offseason with Ros Casares (Valencia, Spain)…Helped her team win the Spain league title by averaging 10.0 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 1.6 steals and 25.6 minutes per game…Ros Casares finished the season with a 29-1 record…2008-09: Played for Dynamo Moscow (Moscow, Russia) where she averaged 13.5 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game in EuroCup play during the 2008-09 season…2007-08: Played with Bourges in France…Helped her team fi nish fourth in the FIBA EuroLeague Women…Averaged 13.8 points, 3.7 assists, 1.3 steals and 30.3 minutes per game in 16 games played…Also was a member of the Opals and helped the Australians earn a silver medal in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China…Averaged 11.4 points, 5.9 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game in eight Olympic games played…Best game shooting percentage-wise was against the Czech Republic in the semifinal game, when she shot 57.1% (4-of-7) from the fi eld, 75.0% (3-of-4) from behind the arc and 100% (4-of-4) from the charity stripe…Also recorded a 2008 Olympics personal best three steals and tied her highest rebound tally of nine…2006-07: Poured…La Spezia (Italy)…A 2007 Opals squad member…2005-06: Played with the Sydney Uni Flames in Australia…Won a gold medal in the 2006 FIBA World Championship, held in Brazil…Played in eight games in the World Championships, averaging 11.1 points, 3.3 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.4 steals per game…Also won a gold medal in the Commonwealth Games, held in Melbourne, Australia…Averaged 5.1 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.0 assists per games in the Commonwealth Games…2004-2005: A 2005 Opals squad member…2005 WNBL Grand Finalist with Sydney Uni… Captain of Sydney Uni…Set Flames record for most points in a game (54)…Named a WNBL All-Star 5, a WNBL Top Scorer and a WNBL Ambassador…2003-2004: Won a silver medal in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens…Named a 2004 WNBL All-Star five… Finished as a WNBL Grand Finalist with Sydney Uni…2002-2003: 2003 FIBA Oceania Championship and European tour…2003 WNBL Grand Finalist with Sydney Flames…2001-2002: 2002 Japanese Tour…2002 WNBL Grand Finalist with Sydney Flames…2000-2001: Made her Opals debut at East Asian Games…Won WNBL Championship with Sydney Flames…Named a WNBL All-Star 5…1999-2000: Won an AIS scholarship and was named co-captain of team…Won WNBL Championship with AIS in 1998-99 season.
PersonalPERSONAL: Born Jan. 10, 1981… Member of the Australian National Team… Gold medalist (2006 World Championships) and silver medalist (2004 Athens Olympics and 2008 Beijing Olympics)… All-star in Australian professional league, WNBL.
BIRTHDATE: Jan. 10, 1981