COMING UP: Tamika will be honored by Hear Indiana at its annual Amplifier Awards, which has been postponed to June 9. It will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Woodstock Country Club, 1301 W. 38th St. in Indianapolis.
Former Indiana Fever superstar Tamika Catchings, now the Fever's General Manager and Vice President, has been named one of eight finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
The retired Catchings played her entire 15-year career for the Indiana Fever. She won a WNBA championship in 2012 and many awards during her career, including four Olympic gold medals. She was a prolific scorer as well as a capable rebounder, ball handler and defender.
The Naismith Hall of Fame Class of 2020 announcement will take place on Saturday, April 4.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting, preserving and celebrating the game of basketball at every level – men and women, amateur and professional players, coaches and contributors, both domestically and internationally. The Hall of Fame museum is home to more than 400 inductees and over 40,000 square feet of basketball history.
Good luck, Tamika! You make Indy proud!