DURHAM, N.C. - The WNBA season is in full force, and all seven former Blue Devils are finding their roles within their squads.. Keep up to date on the notebook for updates on Duke in the WNBA.
Tweet of the Week…
Happy Birthday Blue Devils...
Let's wish a special happy birthday to these Blue Devils who have a birthday this week. Hope you have a wonderful day!
Krystal Thomas - 2011 graduate (June 10)
Lindsey Harding - 2007 graduate (June 12)
Lindy Brown - Senior Associate SID for WBB (June 13)
Lauren Rice - 2000 graduate (June 15)
Seems Like Just Yesterday...
10 years in the game today. Congrats Coach Nish! Glad to have you home.— Duke Women’s Basketball (@DukeWBB) June 9, 2019
Birthday Down Under
Happy Birthday Miela! Sounds like you received a pretty good present! 😉
🇦🇺 Happy Birthday Miela! 🇦🇺 pic.twitter.com/DpgTzBeRVP— Duke Women’s Basketball (@DukeWBB) June 4, 2019
Milestones For Gray
Chelsea Gray lit the WNBA on fire this week, setting a new career-high as well as notching a milestone in her WNBA career. She also came through in the clutch to push the Sparks by the Lynx Saturday on national television.
Career Numbers for Brown
Lexie Brown was on fire for the Lynx this past week, grabbing a career-high in their narrow loss to the Sparks. Was it the shoes? We think so...🤔
Was def bc of the kicks— Duke Women’s Basketball (@DukeWBB) June 9, 2019
Brown Finds A Place With The Lynx
Read all about how Lexie Brown has turned around a slow start in her WNBA career to find a thriving role in Minnesota.
Wrote about Lexie Brown! She's had a phenomenal start to the season playing a big role for the @minnesotalynx and she's only getting better.— Julian Andrews (@julian_andrews_) June 7, 2019
After a slow start to her career, Brown has found a place here in Minnesota.
Read: https://t.co/esGfqvrkak pic.twitter.com/ybSuKabLVp
High Praise For Thomas
Q&A With Payton Black Hobbs
In case you missed it, we are catching up with Duke alumnae to see what they have been up to since leaving Durham. This week, we caught up with 1999 graduate Payton Black Hobbs. Catch up to date with the article by clicking the link.
Christmas-Kelly Makes Debut
After nearly a year from injury, Karima Christmas-Kelly makes her 2019 and Minnesota Lynx debut. We spy two former Blue Devils checking into the game!
Greenwell Finds Her Own Path
While Rebecca Greenwell rehabs from her knee injury, she is staying involved in basketball in a different way.
Scheer Thrives In The Land Down Under
Kathleen Scheer played a major part in the Nunawading Spectres' victory against the 10th-ranked Lady Bandits in the Australian State League (second division). Her MVP performance saw her scoring 17 points, while grabbing 10 boards and collecting three assists in the 83-73 win. On the year, she is averaging 16.0 points, 9.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.5 blocks in 12 games.
Listen In With Former Walk-On Jenna Frush
The former walk-on to scholarship Blue Devil talks of her Duke roots as a kid, her recruitment, and her time as a Duke student-athlete and beyond.