Tag Archive | State Farm

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 […]

WNBA Draft Lottery 2019 Presented by StateFarm to Take Place August 28

WNBA Draft Lottery 2019 presented by State Farm® will be conducted on Tuesday, Aug. 28 in Secaucus, N.J., the WNBA announced today.  ESPN2 will televise the Lottery during halftime of Game 2 of a Semifinals playoff series between the Atlanta Dream and a yet-to-be-determined opponent, with tip-off set for 8 p.m. ET on the network. […]

Seattle Storm forward Alysha Clark has received the July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm

Seattle Storm forward Alysha Clark has received the July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her efforts giving back to children in the Seattle community. This is the second monthly Community Assist Award for Clark, who also received it last season.  In her seven years with the Storm, Clark has demonstrated a […]

Las Vegas’ Wilson Named WNBA Rookie of the Month

Las Vegas Aces center A’ja Wilson today was named the WNBA Rookie of the Month for games played in July.  She earned the honor for the second month in a row.   Wilson, a 2018 WNBA All-Star, averaged rookie highs of 18.5 points (ninth in the WNBA), 8.0 rebounds (sixth) and 2.38 blocked shots (second) […]