Amy Okonkwo: D’Tigress Star, Eyes WNBA And Olympic Chance


Forward, Amy Okonkwo says getting an opportunity to try-out with Dallas Wings in the WNBA is a confidence booster.

Amy Okonkwo will join the Dallas Wings in camp after signing a training deal with the WNBA side.

Amy Okonkwo
Amy Okonkwo made the training camp of the Dallas Wing in the WNBA

Furthermore, Amy adds that she is also seeking for a spot in the D’Tigress squad heading to the 2020 Olympics.

The Dallas Wings training Camp begins April 25th while the Pre-season begins April 30th.

The 25 year old who played 18 games for Club Deportivo Zamarat in the Liga Femenina de Baloncesto (Spanish elite league) while averaging 11.3pts and 5.4rebs per game in the 2020/2021 season.

Amy Okonkwo
UNIVERSITY PARK, TX – NOVEMBER 14: TCU Horned Frogs forward Amy Okonkwo (00) drives to the basket during the women’s basketball game between SMU and TCU on November 14, 2017 at Moody Coliseum in Dallas, TX. (Photo by George Walker/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Also, Amy was one of the 16 players invited by Coach Otis Hughley for the first phase of Olympics preparation in Atlanta.

Heading into her third year as a professional athlete, the 6’2ft tall Power Forward shares her thought,

“I think this opportunity with Dallas Wings is a confidence booster for me going into possible opportunities with the Nigerian team.”


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