|WNBA's Washington Mystics – No. 2|
March 20, 1980 |
|Height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight||170 lb (77 kg)|
|Draft||10th overall, 2002
|Houston Comets (2002–2008)
Atlanta Dream (2009)
San Antonio Silver Stars (2010)
Chicago Sky (2011-2012)
Washington Mystics (2012-present)
|Awards and honors|
|2× WNBA All-Star (2005, 2006)|
Donnette Jé-Michelle Snow (born March 20, 1980 in Pensacola, Florida, U.S.) is an American professional basketball player from the WNBA. She currently plays the center position for the Washington Mystics.
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 7'1" 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.
She played for Ramla in Israel during the 2007-08 WNBA off-season. She had been playing for Salamanca in Spain during the 2008-09 WNBA off-season. During the 2009-2012 off-seasons she has been playing for Dynamo Kursk in the Russian Superleague A.