Walnut Creek Native Sabrina Ionescu Chosen No. 1 In Top Pick WNBA DraftWalnut Creek native Sabrina Ionescu was chosen as the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft Friday night, going to the New York Liberty.
Bay Area Native Sabrina Ionescu Unanimous AP Player Of The YearThe Oregon and Miramonte High School star guard was a unanimous choice Monday as The Associated Press women’s basketball player of the year, receiving all 30 votes from the national media panel that selects the Top 25 each week during the season. Since the award was first given in 1995, the only other player to receive all the votes is former UConn star Breanna Stewart.
Sabrina Ionescu Is First NCAA Player To Reach 2K Points, 1K Rebounds, 1K AssistsSabrina Ionescu became the first player in NCAA history to reach 2,000 points, 1,000 assists and 1,000 rebounds and notched her record 26th career triple-double, too, leading No. 3 Oregon past fourth-ranked Stanford 74-66 on Monday night.