Monique Currie

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Monique Currie
No. 25 – San Antonio Stars
Position Forward
League WNBA
Personal information
Born (1983-02-25) February 25, 1983 (age 33)
Washington, D.C.
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Listed weight 177 lb (80 kg)
Career information
High school Bullis School (Potomac, Maryland)
College Duke (2001–2006)
WNBA draft 2006 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3rd overall
Selected by the Charlotte Sting
Playing career 2006–present
Career history
2006 Charlotte Sting
2007 Chicago Sky
20072014 Washington Mystics
2010–2011 Galatasaray Medical Park
2011–2012 Homend Antakya
2012 CSM Târgovişte
2013 Perfumerias Avenida
2015 Phoenix Mercury
2016–present San Antonio Stars
Stats at WNBA.com

Monique Currie (born February 25, 1983) is an American basketball player for the San Antonio Stars of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).

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 signed with the Phoenix Mercury on February 5, 2015.[1]

Born in Washington, D.C., 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.

Duke statistics[edit]

Source[2]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high
Year Team GP Points FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2001-02 Duke 35 502 49.4 23.5 77.1 6.0 2.6 1.4 0.7 14.3
2002-03 Duke - - - - - - - - - -
2003-04 Duke 34 417 47.5 23.8 75.5 6.1 3.0 1.6 0.8 12.3
2004-05 Duke 36 630 44.6 31.7 78.1 7.1 3.4 2.1 0.4 17.5
2005-06 Duke 35 573 47.5 42.0 81.9 5.8 2.8 1.4 0.3 16.4

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.[3]

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.[4]

Overseas[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mercury Sign Free Agent Forward Monique Currie
  2. ^ "Women's Basketball Player stats". NCAA. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  3. ^ "Fifth FIBA Women's U19/Junior World Championship -- 2001". USA Basketball. June 10, 2010. Archived from the original on 28 September 2015. Retrieved 20 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "Twenty-Second World University Games -- 2005". USA Basketball. Archived from the original on 7 September 2015. Retrieved 13 October 2015. 

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