In her first season overseas in Australia, Sun guard Rachel Banham is averaging 13.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists through six games for the Bendigo Spirit. On October 27th, she finished with 13 points, five rebounds, four assists and two steals in a 79-66 loss to the Adelaide Lightning.
Also in Australia, Courtney Williams is averaging a team-high 20.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.7 assists in six games for the Perth Lynx. She recorded 16 points, seven rebounds, four assists, three steals and a block in Thursday’s 87-68 win over Townsville.
Sun forward Kayla Pedersen is in Australia as well, where she is averaging 13.1 points and 10.3 rebounds through seven games for the Dandenong Rangers. She finished with 12 points and nine rebounds in Thursday’s 83-81 win over the Adelaide Lightning.
In Turkey, veteran Jasmine Thomas is averaging a team-high 17.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists in three games for OGM Orman. On October 28th, she recorded 11 points, nine rebounds, four assists and three steals in a 70-54 win over Bornova.
In her first season overseas in Russia, Sun forward Brionna Jones is averaging 8.8 points and 5.0 through five games for Nadezhda Orenburg. On October 29th, she finished with 10 points, three rebounds, two assists and a steal in a 74-60 loss to Dynamo K. In Euroleague play, Jones is averaging 6.7 points and 5.0 rebounds in three games for the club. She had 13 points, nine rebounds and two blocks in Wednesday’s 76-69 loss to Lattes Montpellier.
In the Czech Republic, Sun draft pick Leticia Romero is averaging 9.6 points, 7.6 assists, 3.8 steals and 2.9 rebounds through eight games for USK Praha. On October 28th, she posted a double-double with 14 points and 13 assists along with six steals and three rebounds in a 127-36 win over Slovanka MB. In Euroleague play, Romero is averaging 4.3 points, 4.0 assists and 3.0 rebounds in four games for the club. She added two assists, one rebound and a steal in Wednesday’s 109-88 loss to Dynamo K.
Alyssa Thomas, Jonquel Jones and Morgan Tuck are also overseas, but their leagues do not begin play until November 13th.