Chicago Sky guard and native Chicagoan Cappie Pondexter, will be inducted into the Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame on Monday, Oct. 2.
Pondexterwho attended John Marshall Metropolitan High School in Chicagois a two-time WNBA champion, seven-time WNBA All-Star, 2008 United States Olympic gold medal winner and 2007 WNBA Finals MVP.
Pondexter returned home to play for the Sky in 2015.
Other inductees include celebrated strike-out pitcher Chicago Cub Kerry Wood; Stanley Cup Champion/Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews; Chicagoland native Brian McBride, a retired soccer star of the Chicago Fire; and Hall of Fame Head Basketball Coach Geno Auriemma of the University of Connecticut Huskies.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit ChicagolandSportsHallOfFame.com or call 312-341-3410.