The Sky has signed free agent Jacki Gemelos to a training camp contract. Per team policy, contract terms were not disclosed.
Gemelos, a six-foot guard, played in 57 games over five seasons at USC, where she averaged 11.2 points and 4.9 rebounds per game, before being selected in the third round of the 2012 WNBA draft by Minnesota. Prior to attending USC, Gemelos had a stellar high school career, averaging 39.2 points, 8.9 assists, 6.5 rebounds and 2.7 steals per game as a senior at St. Mary’s High School in Stockton, California. She was named a McDonald’s All-American, WBCA All-American and Miss Basketball of California, including the 2006 National Player of the Year by MaxPreps and Scout.com. In 2011, the standout guard won a gold medal with the USA Women’s World University Games team, appearing in all six games and averaging 4.8 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game.
Gemelos competed for Panathinaikos in Greece from 2012-2014 where she averaged 16.9 points and 7.4 rebounds per game. She currently plays for Umbertide in Italy averaging 13.7 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game.