Fremont native Jessica Shepard will learn tonight where she will continue her basketball career, as the WNBA Draft will be held at the Nike New York Headquarters.
Shepard, who began her high school career at Lincoln Southeast, played and graduated from Fremont High before beginning her college career at Nebraska. After two years as a Cornhusker, Shepard transferred to Notre Dame where her Fighting Irish team won the National Championship in 2018 and was the National Runner-Up this season.
WNBA Mock Drafts have Shepard projected as an early second round pick. The Draft will be televised tonight on ESPN 2 beginning at 6pm.