- Michelle Snow
Michelle Snow WNBA's Chicago Sky – No. 2 Forward/center Born March 20, 1980
Nationality American Height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight 170 lb (77 kg) College Tennessee Draft 10th overall, 2002
Profile WNBA Teams Houston Comets (2002–2008)
Atlanta Dream (2009)
San Antonio Silver Stars (2010)
Chicago Sky (2011-present)
Awards and Honors 2× WNBA All-Star (2005, 2006)
High school years
Snow was a psychology major at the University of Tennessee. She played alongside Tennessee graduates like Kara Lawson. On November 30, 2000, Snow became just the third woman in NCAA college basketball history to dunk during a game. She did so against the University of Illinois, University of South Carolina and Vanderbilt University. She competed with USA Basketball as a member of the 2000 Jones Cup Team that won the Gold in Taipei.
Snow was drafted 10th overall in the 1st round of the 2002 WNBA Draft. Her nickname is "Shell". Snow has a 7'10" reach which helped her to become one of the best shot blockers in the WNBA.
In 2003, Snow was named most improved player of the year.
In the 2006 WNBA all-star game, Michelle Snow became the second WNBA player to dunk in an all-star game.
Snow played on the championship team of the 2003 Houston Stealth in the NWBL.
- ^ "1998 WBCA High School All-Americans". WBCA. http://www.wbca.org/education/wbca-events/wbca-high-school-all-america-game/past-hsaa/. Retrieved 2009-10-29.
- ^ "2000 WOMEN'S R. WILLIAM JONES CUP". http://www.usabasketball.com/news.php?news_page=wjcup_2000. Retrieved 2009-07-01.
- ^ Offseason 2007-08: Overseas Roster
- ^ Offseason 2008-09: Overseas Roster
2002 WNBA Draft First Round Second Round Third RoundLaNisha Cartwell • Kelly Komara • Takeisha Lewis • Teresa Geter • Mandy Nightingale • Lindsey Meder • Saundra Jackson • Kayte Christensen • Edniesha Curry • Shondra Johnson • Edmarie Lumbsley • Alayne Ingram • Jerica Watson • Tracy Gahan • Ericka Haney • Rashana Barnes Fourth Round WNBA Most Improved Player Award East: ATL • CHI • CON • IND • NY • WAS | West: LA • MIN • PHO • SA • SEA • TUL
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