Jackie Young Named To WNBA All-Rookie Team

NEW  YORK, NY (September  16, 2019)—Las Vegas Aces guard Jackie Young was named to the WNBA All-Rookie Team today after finishing the season ranked ninth in the league in assists, and finishing in the top six among rookies in scoring (6th, 6.6 ppg), rebounding (5th, 3.3 rpg), steals (3rd, 0.8  spg), free throw percentage (3rd, 80.8%), and minutes played (4th, 22.5 mpg).

The number one overall draft pick posted two double-digit assist games on the year, as well as an assist-rebound double-double (10 rebounds, 10 assists vs, Phoenix, August  20). Young recorded seven double-digit scoring efforts, including a career-high 17 vs. Atlanta on August 13 and at Dallas on August 3.

Young is the 10th player in franchise history to be named to the All-Rookie Team.

Player Year
Jackie Young 2019
A’ja Wilson 2018
Kelsey Plum 2017
Moriah Jefferson 2016
Kayla McBride 2014
Danielle Adams 2011
Danielle Robinson 2011
Camille Little 2007
Sophia Young 2006
Katie Feenstra 2005