October 26, 1974  
5 ft 7
in (1.70 m) 
lb (59 kg) 
University of Illinois-Chicago 
1998 / 41 (1st pick, 5th round)
Selected by the Chicago Condors
Joanne McCarthy (born October 26, 1974) is an American former professional basketball player.
Personal life [ edit ]
McCarthy was born near Chicago, Illinois to a Catholic family of Irish, German, and Polish heritage. She is the third of four sisters: Lynette, actress/model
Jenny, and Amy. They are cousins of actress Melissa McCarthy.
College athletic career [ edit ]
McCarthy set the
University of Illinois-Chicago career scoring and assists records in 1997. These records still both stood as of 2007.  
Professional athletics [ edit ]
She was drafted with the first pick of the fifth round of the 1998
American Basketball League draft by the Chicago Condors. She played for the Condors during the 1998 season,  playing six games.