LaSondra Barrett

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LaSondra Barrett
Personal information
Born (1990-03-16) March 16, 1990 (age 27)
Flowood, Mississippi
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Career information
High school Murrah (Jackson, Mississippi)
College LSU (2008–2012)
WNBA draft 2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10th overall
Selected by the Washington Mystics
Playing career 2012–present
Position Forward

LaSondra Renee Barrett[1] (born March 16, 1990)[2] is an American basketball forward for the Washington Mystics of the Women's National Basketball Association. She went to William B. Murrah High School and played collegiately for LSU.[2] She is the cousin of NFL quarterback Jason Campbell.

USA Basketball[edit]

Barrett was named to the USA Women's U19 team which represented the USA in the 2009 U19 World's Championship, held in Bangkok, Thailand in July and August 2009.[3] Although the USA team lost the opening game to Spain, they went on to win their next seven games to earn a rematch against Spain in the finals, and won the game 81–71 to earn the gold medal. Barrett scored 6.0 points per game.[4]

WNBA[edit]

She was selected in the first round of the 2012 WNBA Draft (10th overall) by the Washington Mystics.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LaSondra Barrett". Lsusports.net. Retrieved June 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "LaSondra Barrett - Louisiana State". WNBA.com. Retrieved June 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ "U19 World's Championship for women Thailand". FIBA. Retrieved 10 Oct 2013. 
  4. ^ "USA U19 Women Golden With 87-71 Victory Over Spain". USA Basketball. August 2, 2009. Archived from the original on May 27, 2012. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  5. ^ "Person of the Day: LaSondra Barrett". Retrieved June 10, 2012. 

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