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August 9, 1975 |
|Listed height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Listed weight||150 lb (68 kg)|
|High school||Carroll (Monroe, Louisiana)|
|College||Pearl River CC (1993–1995)
|WNBA draft||1999 / Round: 4 / Pick: 50th overall|
|Selected by the Orlando Miracle|
|1997–1998||Portland Power (ABL)|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
In two years at LSU, Powell averaged 19.1 points per game (fourth in school history). She finished her career as LSU's 11th all-time leading scorer (1,163 points).
After the ABL folded, Powell was drafted 50th overall in the 1999 WNBA Draft by the Orlando Miracle. Half way through the 2002 WNBA season she was traded to the Detroit Shock in exchange for Wendy Palmer. In November 2005, Powell was selected by the Chicago Sky in the expansion draft. During the 2006 WNBA season, she was waived by the Sky. Four days later, the Detroit Shock signed her as a free agent. During the 2008 WNBA season (when not injured), Powell started all 16 of the games she played. She shot 49% from the field (second best in career).
- Elaine Powell. basketball-reference.com