Rhyne Howard, a member of Zeta Phi Beta and the Atlanta Dream’s 2022 WNBA No. 1 Draft Decide, has been chosen because the Related Press’ WNBA Rookie of the 12 months.
A provoke of Iota Mu Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. on the College of Kentucky, Howard has made som main strikes throughout her WNBA rookie yr the place she began in 34 video games for the Atlanta Dream and averaged 16.2 factors per sport, which is the eleventh most within the league, for a mixed 552 factors this season, which is tenth most within the league.
In response to the College of Kentucky she additionally had 4.5 rebounds per sport, 2.8 assists per sport, 1.4 steals per sport and has swatted 26 blocks in 2022.
“Throughout Howard’s rookie marketing campaign, she completed quite a few different feats together with turning into the primary rookie in league historical past to report 4 3-point discipline objectives and 4 blocks of their debut sport, being named the WNBA Jap Convention Participant of the Week and AP Participant of the Week after her first week on the court docket in Could, scoring probably the most factors in 1 / 4 by any rookie within the league in opposition to Indiana on Could 15 and being invited to compete within the WNBA All-Star Sport and 3-Level Contest” the College of Kentucky wrote in an article highlighting her.
We at Watch The Yard want to congratulate Rhyne Howard on her nice success! Try these images of her from undergrad repping Zeta Phi Beta!