Silver Stars Sign Chelsea Poppens
SAN ANTONIO (August 13, 2013) – The San Antonio Silver Stars today announced that they have signed forward Chelsea Poppens. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not announced.
Poppens, 6-2, was drafted by the Seattle Storm with the 18th overall pick in the second round of the 2013 WNBA Draft and appeared in two preseason games for the Storm.
The Iowa native played collegiately for Iowa State University from 2009-13. In 126 career games, Poppens averaged 11.1 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 25.4 minutes. She was named First Team All-Big 12 and Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American after both her junior and senior seasons.