2003 Sacramento Monarchs Roster

Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA)
Team Record: 19-15
Finishing 3rd in the WNBA's Western Conference
Postseason: 3-3 Lost semifinals

First Round - Defeated Houston Comets 2-1
Conference Finals - Lost to Los Angeles Sparks 2-1
Coach: Maura McHugh (7-11)
Coach: John Whisenant (12-4)
Location: Sacramento, California
Attendance: 157,934, Avg. 9,290 in 17 home dates
2003 Sacramento Monarchs Statistics

The Sacramento Monarchs of the Women's National Basketball Association ended the 2003 season with a record of 19 wins and 15 losses, finishing third in the WNBA's Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-3.

Sacramento poured in 2,299 points and yielded 2,216. Yolanda Griffith scored a team-best 469 points for the Monarchs, and Tangela Smith contributed 11 or more per game, too. Yolanda Griffith racked up 248 rebounds. Ticha Penicheiro dished out 229 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Ticha Penicheiro added 61 thefts.

Maura McHugh and John Whisenant coached the team. The 2003 Sacramento Monarchs lost in the semifinals of the playoffs.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Chantelle AndersonCJanuary 22, 19816'6"190Vanderbilt
Ruthie BoltonGMay 25, 19675'9"150AuburnLucedale, MS USA
Edna CampbellGNovember 26, 19685'8"152Texas
La'Keshia FrettFJune 12, 19756'3"170Georgia
Yolanda GriffithC-FMarch 1, 19706'3"188Florida AtlanticChicago, IL USA
Lady Hardmon GroomsG-FSeptember 12, 19705'10"160GeorgiaRaleigh, NC USA
Kara LawsonGFebruary 14, 19815'9"165TennesseeAlexandria, VA USA
Hamchetou Maiga-BaG-FApril 25, 19786'1"160Old DominionBamako, MLI
Ticha PenicheiroGSeptember 18, 19745'11"145Old Dominion
Tangela SmithF-CApril 1, 19776'4"160Iowa
DeMya WalkerFNovember 28, 19776'3"168Virginia

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