Rhonda Smith Franklin High School 1991 Basketball
Rhonda Smith
SPS High School Athletic Hall of Fame • Seattle WA
High School All-State center as a senior Led Quakers to state semis as a freshman and sophomore Holds state record for most rebounds in a single state tournament game Named Seattle P.I.'s Sports Start of the Year and Gatorade Player of the Year for state of Washington College Selected to All-Pac-10 first team three times at University of Washington All-American for District VIII team junior and senior years and Basketball America All-American in 1995 During four-year career at UW, finished as the all-time scorer and third-leading rebounder, with 2,948 points and 803 rebounds Led Huskies to the preseason National Invitational Tournament championship, scored career high 38 points in finals Elected to Husky Hall of Fame in 2004 Professional Played for the American Basketball League (ABL)’s Seattle Reign (founding member) and Portland Power, 1996-1998 First Washington state player to be drafted into WNBA, by Sacramento Monarchs in 2000 Continued professional career overseas with International Basketball Federation (FIBA) for seven years Elected to UW's Husky Hall of Fame in 2004
Rhonda Smith basketball photo from high school