2010 WNBA Draft Overview

Before the 2010 season there was once again a dispersal draft. This time it was the Sacramento franchise that folded.

Also the Detroit franchise moved to Tulsa, keeping the name Shock.

Dispersal Draft

Pick Team Player Position Former Team
1 New York Liberty Nicole Powell F Sacramento Monarchs
2 Minnesota Lynx Rebekkah Brunson F Sacramento Monarchs
3 Connecticut Sun DeMya Walker F Sacramento Monarchs
4 Chicago Sky Courtney Paris C Sacramento Monarchs
5 San Antonio Silver Stars Laura Harper F Sacramento Monarchs
6 Washington Mystics Kristin Haynie G Sacramento Monarchs
7 Tulsa Shock Scholanda Robinson G Sacramento Monarchs
8 Los Angeles Sparks Passed   Sacramento Monarchs
9 Atlanta Dream Passed   Sacramento Monarchs
10 Seattle Storm Chelsea Newton G Sacramento Monarchs
11 Indiana Fever Passed   Sacramento Monarchs
12 Phoenix Mercury Passed   Sacramento Monarchs

College Draft

First Round:

Pick Team Player Position College
1 Connecticut Sun Tina Charles C Connecticut
2 Minnesota Lynx Monica Wright G Virginia
3 Minnesota Lynx (Traded to CT) Kelsey Griffin F Nebraska
4 Chicago Sky Epiphanny Prince G Botas/Rutgers
5 San Antonio Silver Stars Jayne Appel C Stanford
6 Washington Mystics Jacinta Monroe F Florida State
7 Connecticut Sun Danielle McCray G Kansas
8 Los Angeles Sparks Andrea Riley G Oklahoma State
9 Atlanta Dream Chanel Mokango F Mississippi State
10 Seattle Storm Alison Lacey G Iowa State
11 Indiana Fever Jene Morris G San Diego State
12 Los Angeles Sparks Bianca Thomas G Mississippi

Second Round:

Pick Team Player Position College
13 New York Liberty Kalana Greene G Connecticut
14 Washington Mystics Jenna Smith C Illinois
15 Connecticut Sun Allison Hightower G Louisiana
16 New York Liberty Ashley Houts G Georgia
17 San Antonio Silver Stars Alysha Clark F Middle Tennessee
18 Washington Mystics Shanavia Dowdell F Louisiana Tech
19 Tulsa Shock Amanda Thompson F Oklahoma
20 Los Angeles Sparks Angel Robinson F Georgia
21 Atlanta Dream Brigitte Ardossi F Georgia Tech
22 Seattle Storm Tanisha Smith F Texas A&M
23 Seattle Storm Armelie Lumanu G/F Mississippi State
24 Phoenix Mercury Tyra Grant G Penn State

Third Round:

Pick Team Player Position College
25 New York Liberty Cory Montgomery F Nebraska
26 Minnesota Lynx Gabriela Marginean F Drexel
27 Connecticut Sun Johannah Leedham   Franklin Pierce
28 Chicago Sky Abi Olajuwon C Oklahoma
29 San Antonio Silver Stars Alexis Rack G Mississippi State
30 Washington Mystics Alexis Gray-Lawson G California
31 Tulsa Shock Vivian Frieson F Gonzaga
32 Los Angeles Sparks Rashidat Junaid,   Rutgers
33 Atlanta Dream Brittainey Raven G Texas
34 Seattle Storm Tijana Krivacevic   Hungary
35 Indiana Fever Joy Cheek F Duke
36 Phoenix Mercury Nyeshia Stevenson G/F Oklahoma

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