Sun Overseas Round Up 8

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 and the seventh HERE. Want to find out where everyone is playing? Click HERE.

In Polish League action, Sun center Tina Charles had 12 points and 13 rebounds in a 65-49 victory over Artego Bydgoszcz on January 16th. She is averaging 12.1 points and 7.0 rebounds in eight Polish League contests for Wisla Can-Pak.

In Russia, Renee Montgomery had nine points, four rebounds and two assists in a 71-68 win over Targoviste for Nadezhda Orenburg on January 16th. The Sun guard is averaging 13.9 points, 3.4 assists and 2.6 rebounds in nine EuroLeague games for the Russian squad.

Danielle McCray had 16 points, four rebounds and two assists as Familia Schio fell to Arras 69-57 on January 16th. She is averaging 13.7 points, 5.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists in 10 EuroLeague games for the Italian team.

Also in Italy, Kalana Greene had six points and 10 rebounds to go along with three assists in Pozzuoli’s 63-54 win over Orvieto on January 13th. She is averaging 7.0 points, 11.0 rebounds and 2.3 steals in four Italian League games.

In Turkey, Sun forward Asjha Jones had 12 points, eight rebounds, six assists and two steals as Kayseri defeated Dynamo Kursk 101-86 on January 17th in the first leg of the EuroCup Quarterfinals. Jones is averaging 14.6 points and 6.6 rebounds in five EuroCup games for Kayseri.

In France, Mistie Mims had 20 points and seven rebounds as Lyon defeated Charleville 57-42 on January 12th. She is averaging 15.3 points and 6.7 rebounds in 12 French League games.

Kelsey Griffin had 11 points, five rebounds and three assists as the Bendigo Sprit defeated the Sydney Uni Flames on January 11th and followed that with 21 points and seven rebounds in a 80-71 victory over the Logan Thunder on January 13th. She is averaging 17.7 points, 8.3 rebounds and 2.0 steals in 11 games for the Australian squad.

Sun guard Allison Hightower is averaging 15.3 points, 5.5 assists, 4.9 rebounds and 2.7 steals in 12 Israeli League games for Elitzur Ramla. Most recently, she had 14 points, eight assists and seven rebounds in a 68-63 win over Maccabi Ramat Hen on January 14th.