Tag Archive | State Farm

Indiana Fever Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award

Indiana Fever center Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for outstanding leadership and commitment to the community, the WNBA announced today. The award, which is named in honor of WNBA legend and Hall of Famer Dawn Staley, was created to recognize a WNBA player who best exemplifies the characteristics of a […]

Indiana Fever Natalie Achonwa Earns Season Long WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm

Indiana Fever center Natalie Achonwa has earned the Season long WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm in recognition of her commitment and dedication to giving back to the community. Throughout the 2019 preseason and regular season, Achonwa was an integral part of the Fever’s community outreach. During the Fever’s 20th season, Achonwa helped […]

Las Vegas A’Ja Wilson Recives July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award Presented by State Farm

Las Vegas Aces’ All-Star forward A’ja Wilson has received the July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her work in the community focusing on education for children and supporting families whose children have dyslexia.   Throughout the season and leading into July, Wilson spent time with Spring Valley High School as […]

Phoenix Mercury’s point guard Briann January has received the May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award

Phoenix Mercury’s point guard Briann January has received the May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for supporting homeless families in Phoenix, working as a role model for young, at-risk girls, and helping in the LGBTQ+ community through her generosity and empathy throughout the month of May.   January tipped off the […]

Las Vegas Selects Jackie Young with First Overall Pick in 2019 WNBA Draft

All-America Third Team selection Jackie Young of Notre Dame tonight was selected by the Las Vegas Aces with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2019 presented by State Farm, which was held at the Nike New York Headquarters. Young, the first Notre Dame player to record two triple-doubles in a season, is the Aces’ […]

Indiana’s Candice Dupree Receives August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award

Indiana Fever forward Candice Dupree has received the August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her efforts in giving back to military service members and expecting mothers in need.   Dupree, whose mother served in the Air Force for more than 20 years, has developed a strong connection with the military […]

Las Vegas Wins Top Pick in 2019 WNBA Draft

The Las Vegas Aces won the 18th annual WNBA Draft Lottery presented by State Farm® and earned the top pick in the 2019 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm, the WNBA announced today. The results of the Lottery were televised on ESPN2 during halftime of Game 2 of the Semifinals between the Atlanta Dream and […]