Miami Sol

The Miami Sol were a team of North American women's professional basketball league the WNBA. Its home games wearing the team at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.

The team was founded in 2000. Three years later, the game operation of the sol for financial reasons had to be discontinued. The team name Sol (Spanish for sun) plays on the NBA team Miami Heat and the Hispanic population in Miami.

Season after season

The players

In its three year history, the sol could take some very talented athletes under contract. Here are some examples:

  • Marlies Askamp ( Center, Germany Germany )
  • Elena Baranova (Forward, Russia Russia )
  • Debbie Black ( Point Guard, United States, United States)
  • Sandy Brondello ( shooting guard, Australia )
  • Betty Lennox ( Guard / Forward, United States United States)
  • Ruth Riley ( Center, United States, United States)
  • Sheri Sam ( Guard / Forward, United States United States)

Head Coach

The team was coached all three seasons of Ron Rothstein.