Monday, September 14, 2009
Iziane Castro (183-G/F-82) signed a one-year contract with Wisla Krakow. The Brazilian shooting guard is currently playing in the WNBA for the Atlanta Dream. She tallies 14.4 points, 2.2 boards and 2.0 assists per game for the Dream. The Brazilian international played in the Seattle Storm and Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA. She also had stints in Russia, Spain, Latvia and France during her European career. Last season Iziane Castro started in Villenueve averaging 15.4 points, 2.3 boards and 1.9 steals per game in Euroleague. Later she moved Extrugasa in Spain, where she notched 20.5 points, 3.8 boards and 1.6 assists per game in the LFB.
So where does this put players for the off-season?
Iziane Castro Marques: Krakow, aka Wisla Can-Pack (Poland)
Erika de Souza: Ros Casares (Spain)
Ivory Latta: rumors are that Latta will sign with a team in Turkey
Shalee Lehning: no league - will finish degree at Kansas State
Sancho Lyttle: Perfumerias (Spain)
Michelle Snow: Dynamo Kursk (Russia)
I'll tell you about everyone else when I know more.