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Who is the first person to dunk in a WNBA basketball game?

Lisa Leslie


Has there ever been a person to slam dunk in the WNBA?

Lisa Leslie was the first to dunk it in a WNBA game, Candace Parker (rookie) was the second. She has dunked it twice this year. They both play for the LA Sparks


Who is the first women to dunk in the WNBA?

Lisa Leslie


Who is the first women in the WNBA to dunk?

lesa leslie


Who was the first WNBA athlete to dunk the ball?

Lisa Leslie


Why was Lisa Leslie important?

She was the first WNBA member to dunk.


Who was the first woman to dunk a ball in the WNBA?

Lisa Leslie


When did Lisa Leslie first dunk?

She first dunked on July 12, 2002 or at least in WNBA.


Who was the first WNBA player to slam dunk in a game?

Lisa Leslie...and also has the record for the most WNBA pts.!!!!


Are dunk rare in WNBA games?

yes


Is candace Parker in the WNBA?

Candace Parker plays for the LA Sparks. She became the second woman to dunk in the WNBA. Lisa Leslie, her teammate, was the first.


Who was exactly the first person to dunk?

Do you know who was exactly thw first person to dunk?


Who was the youngest women to dunk in the WNBA?

Lisa Leslie.


Can girls basketball league dunk?

Yes, plenty of women in the WNBA have the natural ability to dunk.


First person to dunk in the NBA?

The first person to dunk in the NBA was the Oklahoma's Bob Kurland in 1945.


What are Lisa Leslie's achievements?

4x olympic gold medalist(1996,2000,2004,2008),First player to dunk in a WNBA game,First WNBA player to reach 3,000 point plateau,MVP of both WNBA finals and All-Star game at the same season(2002),Led WNBA in rebounds in 1997 and 1998,First player to win both WNBA finals MVP and All-Star game MVP,3x WNBA MVP (2001,2004,2006),First player to dunk in a WNBA game,7x WNBA All-Star (1999-2003,2005,2006)2x Defensive Player Of The Year (2004,2008),All-Decade Team,All-WNBA First Team(1997,2000-2004,2006),All-WNBA Second Team(1998,1999,2005),All-Defensive First Team(2006),All-Defensive Second Team(2005)


What are Lisa Leslie achievements?

4x olympic gold medalist(1996,2000,2004,2008),First player to dunk in a WNBA game,First WNBA player to reach 3,000 point plateau,MVP of both WNBA finals and All-Star game at the same season(2002),Led WNBA in rebounds in 1997 and 1998,First player to win both WNBA finals MVP and All-Star game MVP,3x WNBA MVP (2001,2004,2006),First player to dunk in a WNBA game,7x WNBA All-Star (1999-2003,2005,2006)2x Defensive Player Of The Year (2004,2008),All-Decade Team,All-WNBA First Team(1997,2000-2004,2006),All-WNBA Second Team(1998,1999,2005),All-Defensive First Team(2006),All-Defensive Second Team(2005)


How did Lisa Leslie change the game of female basketball?

Lisa Leslie was the first female to dunk the ball in the WNBA.


What is Candice Parker known for?

Candace Nicole Parker is known for being the first woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game and the first woman to dunk twice in a college game. She also became the 2nd player to dunk in a WNBA game in 2008.


Why cant the WNBA dunk?

Candice Parker has dunked and she's fine


Who was the first person to dunk from the foul line?

No he was not, Dr. J was the first person to dunk from the Free throw line in the 1976 Dunk Contest. In 1976 Mj was only 13 years old


How many women have dunked in college basketball?

The first dunk in a college game belongs to W. Va Georgioan Wells. So, as far as I can tell there have been 4 women to dunk in the NCAA (Wells, Michelle Snow, Candice Parker and Brittney Griner) and 6 overall. Parker and Griner dunked in the NCAA tournament. Lisa Leslie was the first woman to dunk a basketball in the WNBA. Other pro players to dunk are Michelle Snow, Candice Parker, Sylvia Fowles, and Brittney Griner. Griner was the first Woman to dunk int he WNBA Playoffs on August 24, 2014.


Who is the first woman to dunk a basketball?

*Georgeann Wells-Blackwell, a member of the West Virginia University women's basketball team, was the first woman to dunk in a collegiate women's basketball game. This took place on December 21, 1984, vs. On July 30,2002 Lisa Leslie became the first woman to dunk in the WNBA.


Who was the first women to make a slam dunk?

The first woman to be credited with a slam dunk is West Virginia's Georgeann Wills on Dec. 21, 1984: vs. Charleston in an NCAA Division I Women's Basketball game. The first WNBA player to dunk was Lisa Leslie, who did it against the Miami Sol on July 30, 2002.


WNBA players dunk?

Dunks have happened once or twice in the sport's history, but ultimately no.