ARLINGTON, TX – The Dallas Wings have signed Nicole Seekamp, the team announced today. Per club policy, terms of the agreement have not been disclosed.
Originally from Renmark, South Australia, Australia, Seekamp played collegiately for the University of South Dakota from 2011 to 2016 and currently plays for the Adelaide Lightning of the Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL). The 5-foot-10-inch guard averaged 12.2 points, five rebounds and six assists per game this season, helping the Lightning make the WNBL Grand Final. Seekamp also played alongside Wings center Cayla George in The 2018 Commonwealth Games when Australia took home gold.
“Nicole is a player we have been watching for some time and we have been impressed by her performances at the Commonwealth Games and during the WNBL season,” Dallas Wings President & CEO Greg Bibb stated. “Nicole will add size to our backcourt as she competes for a roster spot during training camp. We are excited to have her join us in May.”
While at USD, Seekamp averaged 15.5 points, 4.7 assists and 3.9 rebounds per game for her career, starting 130 of 133 game she appeared in, leading the Coyotes to the 2015-16 WNIT Championship and was named Tournament MVP. The guard compiled the second most points (2,056), assists (628) and steals (265) in South Dakota women’s basketball history. She also holds the record for best career free throw percentage in program history (.858) and was the Summit League’s Player of the Year for the 2015-16 season