Overseas Round Up 7

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, the third HERE, the fourth HERE, the fifth HERE and the sixth HERE. Want to find out where everyone is playing? Click HERE.

In Russia, Renee Montgomery had six points, two steals and two assists in a 82-44 win over BC Rostov for Nadezhda Orenburg on December 22nd. She followed that with 13 points, four steals and three assists in a 83-69 victory over Dynamo-Guvd on January 6th. The Sun guard is averaging 13.0 points, 3.4 assists and 1.6 steals in eight Russian League games. In EuroLeague play, the Sun guard is averaging 14.5, 3.6 assists and 1.4 steals in eight games. She had seven points and one steal in a 93-67 loss to Fenerbahce on January 9th.

In Polish League action, Sun center Tina Charles had four points and five rebounds in a 74-56 victory over Gorzow on January 6th. She is averaging 12.1 points and 6.1 rebounds in seven Polish League contests. In EuroLeague action, Charles had 17 points, 15 rebounds, two blocks and one steal as Wisla Can-Pak defeated Imos Brno 69-47 on January 9th. The Sun center is averaging 26.3 points and 13.0 rebounds in seven EuroLeague games for the Polish team.

In Turkey, Sun forward Asjha Jones had 21 points, five rebounds and two assists as Kayseri fell to Tarsus Belediyesi 74-63 in Turkish League action on December 26th. She followed that with eight points, six rebounds and one assist in a 75-60 victory over Ceyhan Belediyespor on December 30th. Jones is averaging 13.7 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.7 assists in seven Turkish League games for Kayseri.

In France, Mistie Mims had 17 points, six rebounds, two assists and one steal in a 81-77 Lyon loss to Aix-en-Provence on January 5th. She is averaging 14.9 points and 6.6 rebounds in 11 French League games.

Kelsey Griffin had 18 points, 11 rebounds and four steals as the Bendigo Spirit defeated the Logan Thunder 98-68 on December 21st and followed that with 26 points and 13 rebounds in a 84-67 victory over the Bulleen Boomers on January 5th. She is averaging 18.1 points and 8.8 rebounds in nine games for the Australian squad.

In Italy, Kalana Greene had 17 points, 16 rebounds, one assist and one steal in Pozzuoli’s 75-61 loss to Umbertide on January 6th. She is averaging 7.3 points and 11.3 rebounds in three Italian League games. Sun guard Allison Hightower is averaging 15.1 points, 5.1 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 2.6 steals in 10 Israeli League games for Elitzur Ramla. Most recently, she had 23 points, eight rebounds, seven steals and three assists in a 75-66 loss to Hap.Petah Tikva on January 7th.