Ruthy Hebard

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Local legend Ruthy Hebard wins WNBA title with Sky

From high school to the pros, there was little hardware Ruthy Hebard had yet to collect. Three time Gatorade Player of the Year for Alaska in high school, AP All-American in college and first round pick in the WNBA. The individual awards stack Hebard’s shelves, but the most important trophy (a championship) was one she’d yet to claim.
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Fairbanks’ Ruthy Hebard wins WNBA title with the Chicago Sky

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - The Chicago Sky capped off an improbable playoff run with a WNBA championship on Sunday as they took down the Phoenix Mercury, 80-74 in game four of the Finals series. West Valley High School graduate Ruthy Hebard helped the Sky win their first title in franchise history.
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Sabrina Ionescu, Ruthy Hebard have big games in head-to-head meeting

CHICAGO — Former Oregon basketball stars Sabrina Ionescu and Ruthy Hebard both had double-doubles Sunday in the New York Liberty's 93-85 WNBA win over the Chicago Sky. Betnijah Laney scored 20 points, Ionescu had 19 points and 12 assists and the New York Liberty overcame 22 turnovers to beat the Chicago Sky 93-85 on Sunday.

Ruthy Hebard turns in big in night in first start of season

Sabrina Ionescu may have stolen the WNBA limelight over the first week of the season, but a former Oregon teammate made sure she wasn't forgotten on Wednesday night. Ruthy Hebard made her first start of the 2021 season, and seventh of her career, in the team's 85-77 win over the Atlanta Dream. Back in the starting lineup, Hebard nearly set career-bests in both scoring and rebounding, recording her second professional double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds.

Recaps: Ruthy Hebard and Sky able to defeat Dream without Candace Parker

Candace Parker was a last-minute addition to the Chicago Sky’s injury list on Wednesday night after she sustained what head coach James Wade called a minor ankle twist when she came down wrong in shootaround. “We were trying to test it before the game just to see if she could...