Morrilton's Shekinna Stricklen, Razorbacks' Ricketts Selected In WNBA Draft

by Chris Bahn  on Monday, Apr. 16, 2012 3:15 pm  

Arkansas guard C'eira Ricketts was picked No. 24 overall in the WNBA Draft on Monday. (Photo by Staff)

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Shekinna Stricklen was the No. 2 overall pick by the Seattle Storm during Monday’s WNBA Draft.

Stricklen, a Morrilton native, player four seasons at Tennessee. She averaged 13.4 points, 6.4 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game with the Lady Vols as an All-SEC pick.

Former Arkansas guard C’eira Ricketts was selected by the Phoenix Mercury with the final pick of the second round and No. 24 overall. Ricketts averaged 11.9 points and 5.1 rebounds in four seasons at Arkansas.



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