Chicago Sky Set 2016 Roster

CHICAGO SKY ROSTER SET FOR 2016 HOME OPENER
SATURDAY, MAY 14 SKY VS. SUN 7:00 PM

Sky Head Coach and General Manager Pokey Chatman has finalized her roster to begin the 2016 regular season. The roster features 11 returning players, including reigning WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne, back-to-back WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year Allie Quigley and seven-time WNBA All-Star Cappie Pondexter. The addition of first round draft pick Imani Boyette rounds out Chicago’s 2016 roster.

The Sky begins the 34-game regular season under the direction of sixth-year Head Coach and General Manager Pokey Chatman on Saturday, May 14 against the Connecticut Sun. The game features the debut of first-year Sun Head Coach Curt Miller and the first opportunity for Sky fans to see the 6-foot-7 Boyette in action. Tip-off is set for 7:00 p.m. CT at Allstate Arena.

With flexible ticket packages, fans can make the Sky’s schedule revolve around their own this year. Individual lower bowl tickets to see the Sky in action start as low as $18 per game and groups (10 or more) can save up to $9 per ticket. Sky games are fun for the whole family and make for great company outings and with all-inclusive food and drink options from the Sky Deck starting as low as $34 a ticket for all Friday, Saturday and Sunday games throughout the season. Complimentary parking is included with all regular season home game ticket purchases in 2016. To learn more call 866.SKY.WNBA or visit CHICAGOSKY.NET.

The Sky’s 2016 regular season roster is below:

2016 CHICAGO SKY ROSTER
NUM PLAYER                            POS    HT    WT      DOB                     FROM                                      YRS
34      Imani Boyette                   C         6-7    195       10/11/1994         Texas                                       R
51       Jessica Breland                F         6-3    170      02/23/1988        North Carolina                      4
11       Elena Delle Donne           G-F    6-5    188      09/05/1989        Delaware                                3
41       Erika de Souza                 C         6-5    190      03/09/1982        Brazil                                      10
8         Clarissa Dos Santos        C         6-1    196       03/10/1988        Brazil                                      1
21       Jamierra Faulkner          G         5-6    141       03/09/1992        Southern Mississippi          2
44      Betnijah Laney                 G-F     6-0    160      10/29/1993        Rutgers                                   1
32      Cheyenne Parker             F          6-4    190      08/22/1992       Middle Tennessee State      1
23      Cappie Pondexter            G         5-9    160       01/07/1983       Rutgers                                   10
14      Allie Quigley                     G         5-10   140      06/20/1986       DePaul                                    7
22      Courtney Vandersloot    G          5-8    145      02/08/1989       Gonzaga                                 5
1        Tamera Young                  F          6-2    170       10/30/1986       James Madison                    8

HEAD COACH
Pokey Chatman (College Louisiana State)

ASSISTANT COACHES
Christie Sides (College – Louisiana Tech)
Jonah Herscu (College – Lake Forest)