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, the sixth HERE, the seventh HERE and the eighth HERE. Want to find out where everyone is playing? Click HERE.
In Poland, Sun center Tina Charles had 22 points and seven rebounds as Wisla Can-Pak fell to Spartak Moscow Region on January 23rd in EuroLeague play. She is averaging 25.8 points and 12.3 rebounds in eight EuroLeague contests.
In Russia, Renee Montgomery had 12 points, eight rebounds and two assists in a 73-61Nadezhda Orenburg loss to Chevakata on January 20h. The Sun guard is averaging 12.9 points, 3.2 assists and 1.7 rebounds in nine Russian League games.
Danielle McCray played in her first Italian League game for Familia Schio on January 20th, picking up 15 points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals in a 84-62 win over Parma. In EuroLeague action, she had 18 points, seven rebounds, four assists and four steals in a 78-67 loss to Good Angels on January 24th. She is averaging 14.1 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.7 assists in 11 EuroLeague games for the Italian team.
In Turkey, Sun forward Asjha Jones had 10 points, 10 rebounds and one assist as Kayseri defeated Istanbul Universitesi 64-54 on January 20th. Jones is averaging 13.3 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists in eight Turkish League games. In EuroCup play, she had 11 points, eight rebounds and three assists in a 77-64 loss Dynamo Kursk on January 24th in the second leg of the EuroCup Quarterfinals. However, Kayseri advanced to the Semifinals on aggregate. Jones is averaging 14.0 points and 6.8 rebounds in six EuroCup games for Kayseri.
In France, Mistie Mims had 24 points, seven rebounds and three assists as Lyon defeated Nantes Reze 75-57 on January 20th. She is averaging 16.0 points and 6.7 rebounds in 13 French League games.
Kelsey Griffin had 15 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists as the Bendigo Sprit defeated the Sydney Uni Flames 89-71 on January 25th. She is averaging 17.5 points and 8.1 rebounds 13 games for the Australian squad.
Sun guard Allison Hightower is averaging 15.3 points, 5.6 assists and 5.3 rebounds in 13 Israeli League games for Elitzur Ramla. Most recently, she had 22 points, seven rebounds and two assists in a 88-70 win over Hapoel Rishon Le-Zion on January 21st.