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WNBA Summer Update
Release: 06/17/2014
The latest installment of the 2014 WNBA update finds five former North Carolina players thriving as the league continues into June.

The Washington Mystic, featuring Tar Heels Ivory Latta and Tierra Ruffin-Pratt take on Atlanta on Wednesday at 12 p.m., on NBA TV.

And don't forget to cast your 2014 WNBA All-Star ballot. There are only 15 days left to vote for Jessica Breland, Erlana Larkins, Camille Little and Latta.

Chicago Sky
#51 Jessica Breland

The third-year pro continues to shine during her first season in Chicago. Breland is averaging career highs in points (11.9) and rebounds (9.0) while starting all eight games for the Sky. Breland is second in the league in blocks (2.1) and sixth in rebounds per game. She ranks third on the club in scoring and leads Chicago in both rebounds and blocks.

Indiana Fever
#2 Erlana Larkins

Now in her fifth WNBA campaign, Larkins continues to average a double-double with 11.9 points and a the WNBA's second best rebounding average with 11.0 boards per game. She leads the league in defensive rebounds (7.2) per game, and is second in field goal percentage (70.0%) and steals (2.7) per game. Larkins notched her fourth double-double of the year last time out in a 76-68 win over Seattle, coming up with 17 points and 11 rebounds against the Storm.

Seattle Storm
#20 Camille Little

The eight-year standout for Seattle has started all 13 games in 2014, averaging 11.2 points and 3.8 rebounds per game. Little has scored 12 or more points in five of the last six games, including a season-high 17 points at Indiana on June 11. She ranks third in the WNBA in minutes played (388) and is among the league leaders in free throws made (43) and attempted (52).

Washington Mystics
#12 Ivory Latta

Carolina assistant coach Ivory Latta is enjoying arguably her best season in her eighth campaign in the WNBA. She leads Washington with 11.9 points per game. Latta is shooting 38.5 percent from beyond the three-point arc and 82.8 percent from the free throw line. She leads all WNBA players in three-pointers made (25). Latta had 12 points and six assists last time out against Atlanta on June 15.

#14 Tierra Ruffin-Pratt

The second-year player has started six games and has played in all 11 games for Washington in 2014. She is averaging 3.8 points and 4.2 rebounds per game. Ruffin-Pratt set season highs in points (17) and rebounds (8) against Minnesota on May 16.


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