Averaged 4.7 points and 3.2 rebounds in 24 games during first year with the Mercury…Earned 12 starts and averaged 6.9 points per game as a starter compared to 2.5 points per game when coming off the bench…Missed six games due to injury (right ankle sprain and sore right knee)… recorded season-high 16 points in home opener, 6/1…Played best against former teams, averaging 7.0 points per game against Charlotte and 6.0 points against Miami
Averaged 3.8 points and 1.8 rebounds in 21 games …Averaging 9.0 points, 1.8 steals and 3.8 rebounds while shooting .647 from the field (22-for-34) in five games from 7/7-7/18 before suffering a strained right hamstring on 7/18 vs. Charlotte…Missed three games with the injury…Placed on injured list on 8/5 with partial tear of the right patellar tendon suffered 8/3 vs. Phoenix…Activated from the injured list on 8/14 prior to Miami’s regular season finale.
Made 29 appearances for the Charlotte Sting, starting the final 17 games of the season…Averaged 7.3 points per game and led the team in field goal percentage (.478) …Made 10 of 11 field goal attempts to tie a WNBA single-game record for field goal percentage (.909) and scored a season-high 21 points 8/5 vs. Utah…Recorded a career-high four steals 6/9 vs. Seattle…Pulled down season-high seven rebounds 7/22 @ Indiana…Scored 10 points and grabbed four rebounds in just 16 minutes off the bench 6/15 @ Utah
Limited to 10 games with the Sting due to injuries…Started the first three games of the season before missing five games with a sprained right medial collateral ligament…Missed 16 games due to a sprained right ankle and sat out the regular season finale 8/20 due to a sprained right big tow…Recorded season highs with 15 points and eight rebounds in season opener 6/10 @ Washington
Named the WNBA Rookie of the Year…Fnished the season ranked 11th in the league in scoring (13.8), 16th in rebounding (5.2), fifth in field goal percentage (.487) and third in free throw attempts (181)…Scored more than 20 points on four occasions, including a career-high 22 @ Houston on 8/9…Posted her first career double-double @ Sacramento on 5/10 with 15 points and career-high 12 rebounds…Named WNBA Player of the Week for the week ending 7/19 after averaging 17.0 points and 6.7 rebounds and shooting .657 from the field over three games.
Senior Year: Finished third in voting for the Naismith Player of the Year award as a senior at North Carolina in 1998…other honors included Kodak and Associated Press First Team All-America, ACC Player of the Year and ACC Tournament MVP…Finished her career ranked fourth all-time in the ACC in points (2,200), eighth in rebounds (1,056) and ninth in scoring average (18.8 points per game)…A member of three ACC champion teams…Ranks first in career points, first in scoring and third in rebounds in school history…Recorded 51 double-doubles and topped double-digits in scoring 114 times…Scored a school record 42 points on 1/15/98 against Virginia…Junior year: Earned First Team AP honors in 1997…Also named ACC Player of the Year and was a member of the All-ACC First Team…Sophomore year: Named All-ACC First Team…Freshman year: A member of the ACC All-Freshman Team