UCONN Alums in the WNBA






Kelly Schumacher
#14 overall, 2001 Draft




Svetlana Abrosimova
#7 overall, 2001 Draft

Tamika Williams
#6 overall, 2002 Draft
 


Nykesha Sales
Assigned to the Miracle 1998
Orlando Miracle: 1998 - 2002

Asjha Jones
#4 overall, 2002 Draft
Washington Mystics: 2002 - 2003



was the 1998 - 2001


Jessica Moore
#24 overall, 2005 Draft
Charlotte Sting: 2005


Diana Taurasi
#1 overall, 2004 Draft


 


Defunct in 2003



Swin Cash
#2 overall, 2002 Draft


Jennifer Rizzoti
#13 Rockers' Dispersal Draft 2004
Will not play in the WNBA in 2004 due to the league's extended scheule because of the 2004 Olympics
#48 overall, 1999 Draft by Comets
Houston Comets: 1999 - 2000
Traded to the Shock 2001
Acquired by the Rockers from the Shock 2001
Cleveland Rockers 2001 - 2003


Sue Bird
#1 overall, 2002 Draft





Draftees

1995
Rebecca Lobo (retired)
1996
Jennifer Rizzotti (retired?)
1997
Kara Wolters (waived)
1998
Nykesha Sales
Rita Williams (waived)
2000
Paige Sauer (retired)
2001
Svetlana Abrosimova
Shea Ralph (retired)
Kelly Schumacher
2002
Sue Bird
Swin Cash
Asjha Jones
Tamika Williams
2003
No Graduating Seniors
2004
Diana Taurasi
2005
Jessica Moore
Ashley Battle (waived)


 

Notes


Maria Conlon
2004 - Signed as a Free Agent by the Sparks, then waived
2005 - Signed as a Free Agent by the Sun, then waived

 

Coaches


Carla Barube
Head Coach - Tufts


Wendy Davis
Head Coach - Western New England


Jamelle Elliott
Assistant Coach - Connecticut


Jill Gelfenbien
Head Coach (Soccer)
Stuarts Draft High School


Stacy Hansmeyer
Assistant Coach - Oklahoma


Chris Lamb
Associate Coach - Hartford


Karen Mullins
Head Coach - UCONN (Softball)


Renee Najarian
Head Coach - EO Smith (Basketball & Volleyball)


Shea Ralph
Assistant Coach - Pittsburgh


Jen Rizzotti
Head Coach - Hartford


Paige Sauer
Assistant Coach - Fairfield


Tamika Williams
Assistant Coach - Ohio State



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