A-P alum Poppens drafted by Seattle - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

A-P alum Poppens drafted by Seattle

Posted:
AMES (KWWL) -

Iowa State post player Chelsea Poppens is taking her game to the next level.  Poppens was selected by the Seattle Storm in Monday night's WNBA draft.

The former Aplington-Parkersburg stand-out was taken in the second round as the 18th player drafted overall.  This past season as an ISU senior, she averaged 13.4 points and 9.8 rebounds for Iowa State.  She leaves the Cyclones as the second leading rebounder in school history.  Her 32 double-doubles is the third highest total at Iowa State.

Teammate Anna Prins joined Poppens in the second round.  She was selected by the Connecticut Sun as the 23rd overall pick.

Poppens and Prins were the 11th and 12th Iowa State players ever selected in the WNBA draft.

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Iowa State falls to #24 TCU 96-73

    Iowa State falls to #24 TCU 96-73

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 11:10 PM EST2018-01-18 04:10:04 GMT

    The Iowa State Cyclones fell behind by 18 in the first half and could never recover, falling to #24 TCU 96-73.  Donavon Jackson led Iowa State with 19 points, the Cyclones got 16 points each from freshmen Cameron Lard and Lindell Wigginton in the loss.  the

    More >>

    The Iowa State Cyclones fell behind by 18 in the first half and could never recover, falling to #24 TCU 96-73.  Donavon Jackson led Iowa State with 19 points, the Cyclones got 16 points each from freshmen Cameron Lard and Lindell Wigginton in the loss.  the

    More >>
  • Rutgers beats Iowa for the first time ever 80-64

    Rutgers beats Iowa for the first time ever 80-64

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 9:41 PM EST2018-01-18 02:41:37 GMT

    Corey Sanders had 18 points and eight assists and two steals and Geo Baker had 17 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals, to lead Rutgers past Iowa 80-64 on Wednesday night.

    More >>

    Corey Sanders had 18 points and eight assists and two steals and Geo Baker had 17 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals, to lead Rutgers past Iowa 80-64 on Wednesday night.

    More >>
  • ISU's Wigginton wins Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

    ISU's Wigginton wins Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

    Monday, January 15 2018 10:54 PM EST2018-01-16 03:54:51 GMT

    Wigginton wins Big 12 honor

    More >>

    Wigginton wins Big 12 honor

    More >>
Powered by Frankly