View Full Version : Seattle PI Story about Courtney

04-12-2011, 04:07 PM

And despite at times feeling as though her goals were set a bit too high for even her standards, Courtney Vandersloot once again hit her mark Monday during the WNBA draft held at the ESPN studios in Bristol, Conn.
"Even though I dreamed about playing in the WNBA, it always seemed a lit bit lofty," Vandersloot said.
Lofty to some.
Heck, probably lofty to most.
Yet, Monday afternoon, the 2007 Kentwood High School graduate and Gonzaga University star, was selected in the first round - third overall - by the Chicago Sky. Chicago plays Sept. 11 against the Seattle Storm at KeyArena.
"I so am excited," said Vandersloot, who averaged 19.8 points, 10.2 assists and 3.7 rebounds per game this season. "I've dreamed about this opportunity since I was a little girl. I can't believe it's finally here."

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Great quotes from Courtney, Kelly and her HS school coach.