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Blue Devil Alumna Chelsea Gray Named All-WNBA
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 09/29/2017
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NEW YORK, N.Y. – Former Duke University women’s basketball All-America Chelsea Gray was named one of the WNBA’s elite on Friday as the Los Angeles Sparks guard was selected to the 2017 All-WNBA Second Team following a vote from a national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.

Voting for the All-WNBA First and Second Teams was conducted at the conclusion of the regular season. Players were selected by position and received five points for each first team vote and three points for each second team vote.

Gray, in her third WNBA season, averaged a career-high 14.8 points, led the WNBA in three-point field goal percentage at 48.2, contributed 4.4 assists (sixth in the league) and was tied 21st in steals (1.1). She averaged 2.2 made three-pointers a game, which ranked tied fourth in the league.

In honor of being named to the All-WNBA First and Second Teams, each member of the First Team will receive $10,000, while each member of the Second Team will receive $5,000.

A 2014 Blue Devil graduate, Gray and the Los Angeles Sparks are knotted, 1-1, with the Minnesota Lynx in the 2017 WNBA Finals. Game three will take place at 9 p.m. (ET) Friday, Sept. 29 live on ESPN2.

Below are the voting results for the 2017 All-WNBA Teams.

2017 ALL-WNBA FIRST TEAM
Player Team Position Points
Sylvia Fowles Minnesota Lynx Center 195
Tina Charles New York Liberty Forward 166
Skylar Diggins-Smith Dallas Wings Guard 151
Candace Parker Los Angeles Sparks Forward 137
Maya Moore Minnesota Lynx Guard 127

2017 ALL-WNBA SECOND TEAM
Player Team Position Points
Nneka Ogwumike Los Angeles Sparks Forward 135
Jonquel Jones Connecticut Sun Forward 106
Chelsea Gray Los Angeles Sparks Guard 100
Brittney Griner Phoenix Mercury Center 91
Diana Taurasi Phoenix Mercury Guard 71

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