• October 16, 2021

Dallas Wings guard Allisha Gray named the WNBA Rookie of the Month for May

Dallas Wings guard Allisha Gray earned the WNBA Rookie of the Month award for games played in May. The South Carolina graduate led all rookies in scoring (13.0 ppg), rebounding (5.0 rpg) and minutes played (24.4 mpg) over five games. She started in all games in May. In addition, her scoring and rebounding averages were both among the top 25 in the league.

Gray, the fourth overall pick in WNBA Draft 2017, scored in double figures four times, including a season-high 17 points in a 94-82 win over the San Antonio Stars on May 25. She ended the month with 14 points, nine rebounds, two steals and two blocks in an 89-62 victory over the Indiana Fever on May 30.

Other highlights:

  • On May 14 at Phoenix, her WNBA regular-season debut, she scored 11 points and grabbed four rebounds in a 68-58 victory over the Mercury.
  • On May 20 vs. Minnesota she finished with 15 points in an 89-87 loss to the Lynx.
  • She ranks 18th overall in field goal percentage (46.8).

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