Satou Sabally Quick Facts
|Full Name||Isatou “Satou” Sabally|
|Born||25 April 1998 (25 years)|
|Height||6ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
Who is Satou Sabally?
Satou Sabally is a German-American basketball star player. She plays for the Dallas Wings in the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and the German national team. She began her professional career with the German squad Rhein-Main Basket in 2016, before joining the Dallas Wings as the second overall pick in the 2020 WNBA Draft. She is known for her versatility, athleticism, and scoring ability. She also represented Germany in the 2019 EuroBasket Women and the 2020 Olympics.
Childhood and Family
Sabally was born in 1998, in New York City. Her father is a Gambian, while her mother is from Germany. She grew up in a sports-oriented family, her mother was a professional handball player, and her father played basketball. Sabally started playing basketball at a young age and began her youth career with Alba Berlin. She then moved to the United States to attend the University of Oregon, where she played college basketball for the Oregon Ducks from 2017 to 2020. During her college career, Sabally was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team, the All-Pac-12 Team, and the All-Pac-12 Defensive Team. She helped lead the Ducks to the 2019 NCAA Final Four. After her junior year, she decided to forgo her senior year and declared for the 2020 WNBA draft.
Sabally started her professional career with the German team Rhein-Main Basket in 2016, where she played for two seasons. In 2018, she decided to move to the United States to attend the University of Oregon and play college basketball. After three seasons with the Oregon Ducks, Sabally declared for the 2020 WNBA Draft, where she was selected as the second overall pick by the Dallas Wings.
Sabally made her WNBA debut in July 2020 and quickly established herself as one of the league’s top rookie players. She was named to the WNBA All-Rookie Team after the season, averaging 8.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 1.5 assists per game. In the following year, she improved her numbers, averaging 12.5 points, 5.8 rebounds as well as 2.2 assists per game.
In addition to her WNBA career, Sabally has also represented the German national team in various international competitions. She played for Germany in the 2019 EuroBasket Women and the 2020 Olympics. Her performance in the Olympics was notable as she helped the German team reach the quarterfinals and got her a spot in the All-Star five of the tournament. She is considered one of the top young talents in the WNBA, known for her versatility, athleticism, and scoring ability. She has a great future ahead of her and is expected to be one of the league’s leading players in the coming years.
Satou Sabally’s Net Worth
Sabally has an approximate net worth of $1-$5 million
Satou Sabally Parents
Sabally is the daughter of Heike Krone and Jerrah.
Satou Sabally Sister
Sabally has one sister named: Nyara Sabally
Satou Sabally Boyfriend
Sabally is dating Jalen Jelks
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