Friday, September 11, 2009
Mechelle Voepel makes her selections for WNBA awards at ESPN. Her choices:
Most Valuable Player: Diana Taurasi, Mercury.
Rookie of the Year: Angel McCoughtry, Dream.
Coach of the Year: Marynell Meadors, Dream.
Sixth Woman of the Year: DeWanna Bonner, Mercury.
Defensive Player of the Year: Tamika Catchings, Fever.
Most Improved Player of the Year: Erika de Souza, Dream.
All-First Team: Taurasi (Mercury), Pondexter (Mercury), Jackson (Storm), Catchings (Fever), Hammon (Silver Stars)
All-Second Team: Parker (Sparks), Leslie (Sparks), Anosike (Lynx), Douglas (Fever), Nolan (Shock)