Renee Danielle Montgomery, a former professional basketball player from the United States, is a sportscaster, activist, and part-owner of the Atlanta Dream as well as one of the three owners of the FCF Beasts indoor football team. Renee Montgomery also serves as vice president of the Atlanta Dream.
Where was Renee Montgomery born?
Renee Montgomery was born in St. Albans, West Virginia.
Alexis Hornbuckle, a fellow future WNBA player, and Montgomery were teammates in high school at South Charleston High School, where Montgomery served as captain each year of her high school career. She guided the team to three West Virginia state championships.
Montgomery was chosen for the second year in a row to the All-Big East First Team. On January 19, Montgomery, who had spent the majority of her career as a point guard, switched positions with Mel Thomas, who had suffered a season-ending injury.
The Minnesota Lynx took Montgomery in the fourth round of the 2009 WNBA draft.