Monique Currie

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Monique Currie
WNBA's Washington Mystics  – No. 25
Forward
Born (1983-02-25) February 25, 1983 (age 31)
Washington D.C.
Nationality American
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 177 lb (80 kg)
College Duke
Draft 3rd overall, 2006
Charlotte Sting
WNBA career 2006–present
Non-WNBA career 2006–present
Profile WNBA player profile
WNBA teams
Charlotte Sting (2006)
Chicago Sky (2007)
Washington Mystics (2007–present)
Non-WNBA teams
Galatasaray Medical Park (2010–2011)
Homend Antakya (2011–2012)
CSM Târgovişte (2012)

Monique Currie (born February 25, 1983 in Washington, D.C.) is a WNBA basketball player who plays for the Washington Mystics.

Currie was traded from the Chicago Sky during the 2007 season in exchange for Chasity Melvin. The Sky had selected her with the first pick of the 2007 WNBA Dispersal Draft from the roster of the defunct Charlotte Sting.

Currie went to high school at the Bullis School in Potomac, MD, where she was a Gatorade All-American. Currie attended Duke University where she became an All-American. Throughout her college career, she scored over 1,500 points. She was the third overall pick in the 2006 WNBA Draft.

USA Basketball[edit]

Currie was named to the USA Women's U19 team which represented the USA in the 2001 U19 World's Championship, held in Brno, Czech Republic in July 2001. Currie scored 3.2 points per game, and helped the USA team to a 6–1 record and the bronze medal.[1]

Currie also played on the team presenting the USA at the 2005 World University Games held in Izmir, Turkey. The team won all seven games to earn the gold medal. Currie scored 8.9 points per game.[2]

Overseas[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIFTH FIBA WOMEN'S U19/JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP -- 2001". USA Basketball. Retrieved 12 Oct 2013. 
  2. ^ "TWENTY-SECOND WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES -- 2005". USA Basketball. Retrieved 22 Oct 2013. 

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