Jess Foley (sportswoman)
Jessica Mary Ellen Foley (born 20 April 1983) is a retired Australian basketballer and Australian rules footballer. As a basketballer, Foley represented Australia at both junior and senior levels and played for Duke in college basketball in the United States. As an Australian rules footballer, Foley played for the Adelaide Football Club in the AFL Women's (AFLW), playing in an AFL Women's premiership in her first season.
|Born||20 April 1983|
Bega, New South Wales, Australia
|Height||183 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|WNBA draft||2006 / Round: 3 / Pick: 38th overall|
|Selected by the Indiana Fever|
In the 2006 WNBA draft, Foley was selected in round 3 (pick 38 overall) by the Indiana Fever, but did not play because of injury. In 2008, Foley was traded to the Connecticut Sun, but returned to Australia without playing a WNBA game.
At official FIBA events, Foley played for Australia at the 2001 World Championship for Junior Women, the 2003 World Championship for Young Women and the 2009 FIBA Oceania Championship for Women, where she won a Gold medal.
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- Women's National Basketball League. All Time Playing Roster Archived 15 October 2013 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2015-01-09
- Women's National Basketball League. All Star Five Archived 15 February 2015 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
- Halls Medal. Fox Sporting Pulse. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
- Duke University. Jessica Foley Bio. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
- Chong, Jordon (7 April 2006). Fever catch Foley. The Age. Retrieved 2012-10-15.
- Former Blue Devil Jessica Foley Traded To The Connecticut Sun (19 February 2008). GoDuke.com. Retrieved 2012-10-15.
- FIBA Archive. Player Profile: Jessica Foley. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
- "Duke Media Guide". Archived from the original on 16 September 2017. Retrieved 15 September 2017.
- Balnaves-Gale, Emmalie (13 November 2018). "AFLW: Adelaide draftee Jessica Foley joins the Crows nest". Adelaide. Telstra Media.
- "AFLW: Foley retires". Adelaide. Telstra Media. 31 March 2020.