The Colorado Springs Gazette

Sun coach Stephanie White named WNBA Coach of the Year

UNCASVILLE, CONN. • Stephanie White was honored as the WNBA’S Coach of the Year on Sunday after guiding the Connecticut Sun to a 27-win season and a No. 3 seed in the playoffs.

White, the former Indiana Fever and Vanderbilt coach, took over a team that made it to last years Finals before coach Curt Miller left for Los Angeles and star player Jonquel Jones, a former MVP was traded to New York and point guard Jasmine Thomas left to join her former coach out west.

The team also had to deal with a season-ending injury to key player Brionna Jones a month into the season.





The Gazette, Colorado Springs