Former Albany State basketball star Sanalee Meikle is on her way to Europe to pursue her dream of playing professional basketball.
Meikle leaves Monday for Bordeaux France where she was drafted to play for the Roaring Ducks team.
After leading the Lady Rams in scoring in her senior season in 2001, Meikle has spent the last year attending various tryout camps hoping someone would sign her.
Meikle was about to give up her dream but decided to give it one more try this summer in Atlanta where someone finally noticed that Sonalee has game.
Sanalee Meikle said, I am looking forward to it. I have been for this all of my life. I am just looking forward to working hard to making my mom proud and my coach proud."
Meikle, who averaged 13 points and seven rebounds a game over two seasons at albany state, hopes to one day play in the W.N.BA.