Raymond Drafted by Chicago Sky

A stateline star is going to get her chance to fulfill a dream. For Stephanie Raymond all the hard work and dedication paid off today when she was selected in the second round of the WNBA Draft by the closest team to home..

WNBA President: With the 20th pick in the 2007 WNBA draft, the Chicago Sky select Stephanie Raymond form Northern Illinois..

Mom and Dad will be able to attend alot of home games in Chicago. There was a party in Dekalb for the Northern Illinois Senior this afternoon. The second round of the draft was seen on national television. Pro scouts loved what Raymond brought to the table as a 5'5 guard. This season Raymond averaged 19-points and 7-assists per game. For the entire Raymond family and Northern Illinois coaching staff it was an emotional afternoon few will ever forget.