Las Vegas Aces Sign Alex Harden to Training Camp Contract
Las Vegas, NV - The Las Vegas Aces announced today that the team has signed Alex Harden to a training camp contract for 2019.
Harden is a 6-0 guard/forward who played with the Phoenix Mercury in 2015 and 2016. As a rookie, she averaged 2.1 points, 1.4 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 32 games. She saw action in 28 games the following season, averaging 1.4 points, 0.8 rebounds and 0.5 assists.
Before being drafted by the Mercury with the 18th overall pick in the 2015 WNBA Draft, Harden was an All-American at Wichita State. As a senior, she was named Missouri Conference Player of the Year after averaging 17.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 3.4 assists.
Harden is currently playing for Ramat Hen in the Isreali League. She leads the team in scoring averaging 16.4 points per game, adding 7.8 rebounds and 4.2 assists. Harden is connecting on 50.5 percent of her shots from the field and 39.5 percent from long range. She has also played overseas for Ramat Hasharon (Isreal, 2017-18), Hapoel Z/MM (Israel, 2016-17) and Lombos Quinta (Portugal, 2015-16).
Las Vegas tips off its second season of WNBA competition at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Sunday, May 26 at 5 pm PT. Season and group tickets may be purchased at LasVegasAces.com. Mandalay Bay Events Center is also playing host to WNBA All-Star 2019 on Saturday, July 27. For additional information about the Aces please visit LasVegasAces.com or follow on social media via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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