Advertisement

Shea Ralph

Basketball player from United States of America

Shea Ralph Shea Sydney Ralph (born 12 March 1978) is a former collegiate basketball player and current assistant coach for the University of Connecticut Huskies women's basketball team. Ralph was proficient in multiple sports, set state high school records in basketball, and earned multiple national player of the year awards in high school and college. She helped win a National Championship as a player at the University of Connecticut in 2000 and won numerous individual awards, including the Sports Illustrated for Women Player of the Year and the Honda Sports Award for the best collegiate female athlete in basketball. She suffered five acl injuries in her career, two of which led to sitting out the 1997-98 season. Ralph was drafted by the WNBA Utah Starzz, but continued knee problems prevented her from embarking on a professional career. Ralph started her coaching career as an assistant coach at the University of Pittsburgh in 2003, then moved to the University of Connecticut in 2008. Shea Ralph grew up in Fayetteville, North Carolina, where she attended Terry Sanford High School. She was named Athlete of the Year by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. The Terry Sanford High  ( Wikipedia article )

Advertisement

Personal facts

Known as
Shea Sydney Ralph
Date of birth
1978-03-12
Nationality
United States of America
Profession
Basketball Coach, Basketball player

Education

Institution From To
University of Connecticut 1996 2001
Terry Sanford High School

Athlete facts

Sports
Basketball

Comment Shea Ralph on facebook

Advertisement