Throughout the 2012-13 offseason, connecticutsun.com will keep fans updated on how their favorite Sun players are doing overseas. Read the first installment HERE, the second HERE and the third HERE. Want to find out where everyone is playing? Click HERE.
In Russia, Tina Charles picked up EuroLeague Week 6 and Week 7 MVP honors in the last two weeks. On November 28th, Charles picked up a double-double with 31 points and 11 rebounds as Wisla Can-Pak defeated Rivas Ecopolis 66-62. She followed that up with a 27 point, 16 rebound performance on December 5th as Wisla defeated Tarsus Bld 74-73. The Sun center is averaging 29.0 points and 13.5 rebounds four EuroLeague games.
In Polish League action, Charles had 10 points, six rebounds and one assist in a 68-51 loss to Lider Pruszkow on December 2nd and is averaging 11.4 points and 5.4 rebounds in five Polish League contests.
In Turkey, Sun forward Asjha Jones had 16 points, 11 rebounds and six assists as Kayseri defeated Mersin 80-62 in Turkish League action on December 2nd. Jones is averaging 14.7 points, 10.7 rebounds and 3.7 assists in three Turkish League games for Kayseri. She scored 17 points, picked up five rebounds and one assit in Kayseris 91-87 EuroCup win over Mersin on December 5th. In three EuroCup games, she is averaging 15.0 points and 5.0 rebounds.
Renee Montgomery is averaging 15.8 points, 4.6 assists and 2.4 rebounds in five EuroLeague games for Nadezhda Orenburg, She had 18 points and one assist in a 73-69 win over Uniqua Euroleasing Sopron on November 28th and followed that up with 22 points, four assists and two rebounds in a 80-70 victory over Arras on December 5th.
On December 6th, Danielle McCray had 18 points, seven rebounds and four assists in a 74-69 Famila Schio win over Fenerbahce in EuroLeague action. McCray is averaging 12.0 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.7 assists in six EuroLeague contests for the Italian squad.
In France, Mistie Mims is averaging 14.3 points and 6.6 rebounds in seven French League games for Lyon. Most recently, she had 11 points, 11 rebounds and two steals in a 57-51 win over Union Hainaut on December 2nd.
Sun guard Allison Hightower had 15 points, six rebounds and five assists as Elitzur Ramla defeated Maccabi Ramat Hen 79-69 on December 3rd. Hightower is averaging 15.8 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.8 assists in three games for the Israeli team.
In Australia, Kelsey Griffin had 20 points, 10 rebounds and four steals to help propel Bendigo to a 73-61 victory over Bulleen on December 1st. She is averaging 21.0 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.8 steals in four games for the Australian squad.