For the past two weeks, Whitney D has been traveling in Spain, enjoying the country and basketball Spanish-style. In this photo gallery she shares photos from the first part of her trip, from Valencia to Barcelona to Ibiza. Included are photos of former Vanderbilt women's basketball star Jenni Benningfield who now plays professionally in Spain.
January 21, 2007
It's been a busy year for former Vanderbilt star Jenni Benningfield. After a few weeks with the WNBA's Indiana Fever last summer, she played in Spain during the winter, then returned to the Fever for the WNBA's summer season. VandyMania's Whitney D caught up with her after practice on Sunday as the team was preparing to begin their playoff run. Here's what she had to say.
August 30, 2005
With the WNBA season underway, former Vanderbilt star Jenni Benningfield, who is now a rookie forward for the Indiana Fever, is learning about life in the premier women's professional league in the world. VandyMania's Whitney D. caught up with Jenni before the Fever's 62-59 victory over the New York Liberty to talk about how things are going for her. Here's what she had to say.
June 13, 2005
Training camps for WNBA teams began on Sunday. In Indianapolis, Monday was Media Day, a time when the media is invited in, and all the players, including former Vanderbilt players Jenni Benningfield and Ashley Earley, are available for interviews and photos.
April 25, 2005
Jenni Benningfield was ready to leave August 31 for a season of playing in Spain-- but an unexpected phone call at her going-away party changed everything for the former Vanderbilt star. She hastily signed a free-agent contract with the WNBA's Indiana Fever, and she makes her professional debut Wednesday in Washington, D.C.
August 31, 2004