A look at all the picks in the first round of the 2015 WNBA Draft.
The 2015 WNBA Draft took place on Thursday night, with Notre Dame’s Jewell Loyd going as the No. 1 overall pick to the Seattle Storm.
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The Storm taking Loyd came as little surprise. She dominated for the Fighting Irish all season long and helped push them to an appearance in the national championship game.
The Tulsa Shock had the second pick in the draft and selected Minnesota’s Amanda Zahui B.
Seattle also grabbed Connecticut’s Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis with the No. 3 overall pick, giving them an impressive rookie class for next season. Mosqueda-Lewis’ Huskies knocked off the Fighting Irish in the title game.
Here, courtesy of the WNBA, is a complete list of all of the first-round selections made on Thursday:
|1||Seattle Storm, Jewell Loyd||Notre Dame|
|2||Tulsa Shock, Amanda Zahui B.||Minnesota|
|3||Seattle Storm, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis||UConn|
|4||Connecticut Sun, Elizabeth Williams||Duke|
|5||Chicago Sky, Cheyenne Parker||Middle Tenn. State|
|6||San Antonio Stars, Dearica Hamby||Wake Forest|
|7||Los Angeles Sparks, Crystal Bradford||Central Michigan|
|8||Washington Mystics, Ally Mallot||Dayton|
|9||New York Liberty, Brittany Boyd||California|
|10||Atlanta Dream, Samantha Logic||Iowa|
|11||New York Liberty (from Minnesota) , Kiah Stokes||UConn|
|12||Phoenix Mercury, Isabelle Harrison||Tennessee|
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