Brittany Jackson

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Brittany Elizabeth Jackson (born July 28, 1983 in Cleveland, Tennessee) is an American basketball player, formerly with the Atlanta Dream of the WNBA.

High school[edit]

Jackson played for Bradley Central High School in Cleveland, Tennessee, where she was named a WBCA All-American. She participated in the 2001 WBCA High School All-America Game where she scored five points.[1]

College[edit]

She played collegiately at the University of Tennessee under Pat Summitt. Jackson is a 6'0" (183 cm) guard who specializes in three point shooting. She played for the Tennessee Lady Volunteers from 2001–2005, helping her team reach the final four of the NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Championship all four seasons and the national championship game in 2003 and 2004.

Professional[edit]

In 2006, she played for the San Jose Spiders of the National Women's Basketball League. She played Turkish basketball league's team "Burhaniye Belediyespor". In January 2008 she has joined Polish team "Finepharm AZS KK Jelenia Góra" and shortly afterward, signed with Atlanta, having failed to make the WNBA in her first three post-college season. She also works as a model.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WBCA High School All-America Game Box Scores". Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Retrieved 29 Jun 2014.