SACRAMENTO, CALIF., April 29, 2008 The Sacramento Monarchs today announced that the organization has waived guard Amy Sanders. The Monarchs signed the free agent on April 18.
The Monarchs camp roster now stands at seventeen, with 11 returning players (Linda Fröhlich, Nicole Powell and DeMya Walker currently overseas), four draft picks and two free agents.
Training Camp opened on Monday, April 21, and the Monarchs begin preseason play against the Seattle Storm on Friday, May 2, at ARCO Arena with tip-off set for 7:00 p.m. PDT. The team then travels to Tampa, Fla., for a 4:00 p.m. PDT contest against the Washington Mystics at the University of Tampa on Monday, May 5.
The Monarchs open their 12th WNBA season at ARCO Arena as they take on their 2007 WNBA Playoffs First Round opponent, the San Antonio Silver Stars, on May 17, at 7 p.m., PDT, with local television coverage on News10.
Following their first game of the 2008 season, the Monarchs travel for three road games before returning to ARCO Arena for a two-game homestand; they will face the Houston Comets on Friday, May 30, and the Detroit Shock on Friday, June 6.
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