Fenwick graduate selected third overall in WNBA draft

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By Brad Spencer

Sports Editor

Fenwick High School graduate Devereaux Peters was selected third overall by the Minnesota Lynx in the WNBA draft on Monday.

The 6-foot-2 Peters, a two-time Big East Defensive Player of the Year who helped lead Notre Dame to the last two NCAA championship games, moves up to the pros to play for the defending champs.  

A 2007 graduate of Fenwick, Peters led the Friars to their first state title since 2001 her senior year. During her four years on the Fenwick basketball team, the Friars went 135-11. 

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