Open main menu

Shyra Quontae Ely (born August 9, 1983) is an American basketball player who last played in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) for the Indiana Fever. The 6–2 power forward had originally played for two seasons with the San Antonio Silver Stars. She was selected with the 14th overall pick in the 2005 WNBA Draft in the second round, out of Tennessee.

Shyra Ely
Personal information
Born (1983-08-09) August 9, 1983 (age 36)
Indianapolis, Indiana
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight182 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High schoolBen Davis (Indianapolis, Indiana)
CollegeTennessee (2001–2005)
WNBA draft2005 / Round: 2 / Pick: 14th overall
Selected by the San Antonio Silver Stars
PositionForward
Career history
2005–2006San Antonio Silver Stars
2007–2008Seattle Storm
2009Chicago Sky
2011Indiana Fever
Stats at WNBA.com

Contents

Tennessee statisticsEdit

Source[1]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high
Year Team GP Points FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2001-02 Tennessee 33 308 49.0 - 58.5 5.4 1.1 0.8 0.4 9.3
2002-03 Tennessee 36 354 49.5 37.5 71.3 6.6 1.3 1.2 0.3 9.8
2003-04 Tennessee 35 508 48.1 - 67.8 8.0 1.5 1.3 0.4 14.5
2004-05 Tennessee 35 503 45.6 29.4 72.3 7.0 1.7 1.5 0.3 14.4
Career Tennessee 139 1673 47.8 29.6 67.9 6.8 1.4 1.2 0.3 12.0

High schoolEdit

Ely played for Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis, Indiana, where she was named a WBCA All-American. She was also recognized as the 2001 Indiana Miss Basketball award winner. She participated in the 2001 WBCA High School All-America Game where she scored two points.[2]

ProfessionalEdit

Through three seasons in the league, she has scored 245 points, and has collected 132 rebounds, 48 assists, 17 steals, and 5 blocks. She scored a career high 15 points, in the 2005 season, against the Phoenix Mercury.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Women's Basketball Player stats". NCAA. Retrieved September 26, 2015.
  2. ^ "WBCA High School All-America Game Box Scores". Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Archived from the original on July 15, 2014. Retrieved June 29, 2014.

External linksEdit