Where On Earth Is The Sun: Volume 15

Hey Sun fans! Let’s get you caught up on how all of your favorite players are doing overseas. Missed earlier updates? You can find them here: Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3Volume 4Volume 5Volume 6Volume 7Volume 8Volume 9Volume 10Volume 11Volume 12Volume 13, Volume 14

In China, Sun forward Jonquel Jones averaged a team-high 28.8 points, 18.3 rebounds and 2.9 assists through 25 games for Shanxi Xing Rui. On January 17th, she closed out the Chinese League regular season with 16 points, 18 rebounds, four assists and two blocks in a 93-77 win over Sichuan. Shanxi Xing Rui will face Heilongjiang in the Quarter-Finals series scheduled to begin on January 24th.

Also in China, Sun forward Morgan Tuck averaged a team-high 29.5 points and 9.0 rebounds over 26 games for Shaanxi Tianze. On January 17th, she closed out her Chinese League regular season with 32 points, nine rebounds, two assists and one steal in a 106-93 loss to Shenyang.

In Turkey, veteran Jasmine Thomas is averaging 16.3 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.9 assists through 12 games for OGM Orman Genclik Ankara. On January 13th, she finished with 19 points, seven rebounds and four assists in a 57-54 loss to Fenerbahce.

In her first season overseas in Russia, Sun forward Brionna Jones is averaging 9.8 points and 5.9 rebounds over 10 games for Nadezhda Orenburg. On January 14th, she recorded 19 points, nine rebounds and two assists in an 80-56 win over Spartak MR. In Euroleague play, she is averaging 11.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in 11 games with the club. On January 17th, she had nine points, four rebounds and one block in a 96-53 loss to UMMC Ekaterinburg.

Sun forward Alyssa Thomas is spending the offseason in South Korea playing for the Samsung Life Blue Minx.

In the Czech Republic, Sun draft pick Leticia Romero is averaging 10.8 points, 6.9 assists, 3.8 rebounds and 3.6 steals through 15 games for USK Praha. On January 12th, she finished with 12 points, three steals and two assists in a 125-43 win over SBS Ostrava. In Euroleague play, she is averaging 3.8 points, 2.8 assists and 2.6 rebounds in 12 games with the club. On January 17th, she added three assists in a 72-59 win over Villeneuve.

Courtney Williams (Perth Lynx), Rachel Banham (Bendigo Spirit) and Kayla Pedersen (Dandenong Rangers) have all completed their seasons in the Australian Basketball League.