Run With The Dream: The Atlanta Dream Are Ready to Tip Off Their Historic 10th Season

May 13, 2017 0

The Atlanta Dream will tip off its historic 10th season on the road against the Connecticut Sun Saturday, May 13. Fans can watch the 7 p.m. game on WNBA League Pass.

 

Head Coach Michael Cooper opens his fourth season on the bench for the Dream. He will have a veteran roster led by guards Tiffany Hayes, Layshia Clarendon and Bria Holmes, forward Sancho Lyttle and 2016 WNBA Most Improved Player, center Elizabeth Williams.

 

2017 Atlanta Dream Roster | 2017 Atlanta Dream Schedule

 

The team’s 2017 first round draft pick, guard Brittany Sykes, also earned a spot on the final roster. She will be joined by guards Meighan Simmons, Brianna Kiesel and Matee Ajavon, as well as posts Damiris Dantas, Rachel Hollivay and Aneika Morello.

 

To finalize the roster, the Dream waived guards Darxia Morris and Ty Marshall Thursday.

 

The Dream home opener is scheduled for Sunday, May 21 against the visiting Chicago Sky. Season, group and single-game tickets are available now. For more information, visit atlantadream.net or call 877.977.7729.

 

The Atlanta Dream, who is celebrating its 10th season in the WNBA in 2017, will play its home games in McCamish Pavilion on the Georgia Tech campus. Atlanta has qualified for the playoffs seven times, winning conference titles in 2013, 2011 and 2010. Checkout the Atlanta Dream’s 2017 roster below and get ready to run with the Atlanta Dream all season long!

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No. Player Pos. Ht. Wt. From
10 Ajavon, Matee G 5-8 160 Rutgers
23 Clarendon, Layshia G 5-9 140 California
12 Dantas, Damiris F 6-3 196 Brazil
15 Hayes, Tiffany G 5-10 155 Connecticut
14 Hollivay, Rachel C 6-4 200 Rutgers
32 Holmes, Bria G 6-1 170 West Virginia
3 Kiesel, Brianna G 5-9 125 Pittsburgh
20 Lyttle, Sancho F 6-4 175 Houston
13 Morello, Aneika F-C 6-4 192 Florida
0 Simmons, Meighan G 5-9 140 Tennessee
7 Sykes, Brittney G 5-9 150 Syracuse
1 Elizabeth Williams C-F 6-3 192 Duke

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