UNCASVILLE, Conn. (WEHT) – Princeton, Indiana native Jackie Young is now a WNBA champion! The Las Vegas Aces defeated the Connecticut Sun 78-71 on Sunday to pick up their first ever title.

Young logged 13 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists in the championship game.

This is also the first time that a rookie head coach – Becky Hammon – has won a WNBA title.

Young adds this championship to her long list of accolades, which includes:

  • IHSAA state champion
  • Indiana all-time leading scorer
  • NCAA champion
  • No. 1 overall pick
  • Olympic gold medal
  • WNBA All-Star/Most Improved Player
  • WNBA Champion