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Monroe To Attend Draft

April 7, 2010




NEW YORK –

Fourteen of the top women’s basketball prospects have been invited to the 2010 WNBA Draft presented by adidas on Thursday, April 8 at the NBA Entertainment studios in Secaucus, N.J. The list of invitees is headlined by Tina Charles and Kalana Greene (University of Connecticut), Jayne Appel (Stanford University) and Amanda Thompson (University of Oklahoma). In addition, Associated Press All-Americans Monica Wright (University of Virginia) and Kelsey Griffin (University of Nebraska) highlight the list of prospects. Joining them will be All-ACC selection Jacinta Monroe who will look to become the first player in FSU history to be drafted in the first round of the WNBA Draft.

ESPN2 and ESPN360.com will provide live coverage and analysis of the first round of the draft beginning at 3 p.m. ET. ESPNU and NBA TV will broadcast the second and third rounds.

Name College/University Position Height
Jayne Appel Stanford Center 6’4″
Tina Charles Connecticut Center 6’4″
Alysha Clark Middle Tennessee State Forward 5’10”
Kalana Greene Connecticut Guard 5’10”
Kelsey Griffin Nebraska Forward 6’2″
Allison Hightower Louisiana State Guard 5’10”
Alison Lacey Iowa State Guard 6’0″
Danielle McCray Kansas Guard/Forward 5’11”
Chanel Mokango Mississippi State Forward 6’5″
Jacinta Monroe Florida State Forward 6’5″
Jene Morris San Diego State Guard 5’9″
Andrea Riley Oklahoma State Guard 5’5″
Amanda Thompson Oklahoma Forward 6’1″
Monica Wright Virginia Guard 5’11”

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