Lynx Re-Sign Layshia Clarendon

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – Minnesota Lynx Head Coach and General Manager Cheryl Reeve today announced the team has re-signed guard Layshia Clarendon. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.  

Clarendon, a 5-9 guard in their ninth season, has started in seven of Minnesota’s last eight contests and holds averages of 7.5 points, 2.9 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 0.5 steals in a Lynx uniform. He has dished out a total of 38 assists for Minnesota, including five contests with five or more assists. She initially signed with the Lynx on May 30 after appearing in one game for New York this season.  

Selected ninth overall in the 2013 WNBA Draft out of University of California, Clarendon has recorded a career average of 7.3 points, 2.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists with play in Minnesota, New York, Connecticut, Atlanta and Indiana.