Alex Bentley

United States

Alex Bentley Bio

Who is Alex Bentley

College and professional basketball player best known for playing for Penn State University and Atlanta Dream. She is the player for the Connecticut Sun of the Women's National Basketball Association.

Early Life (Childhood)

She was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. She attended Indiana Fever games as a young girl, and later as an intern for the team. In high school she helped her team earn a 30-0 record, a state championship, and a No. 1 ranking in the USA Today Super 25 poll.

Interesting Facts

Bentley was selected with the 13th overall pick by the Atlanta Dream in the 2013 WNBA draft. She also played in the 2015 WNBA All-Star Game.

Personal Life

Her biological father is former NFL player, Albert Bentley. She grew up with her parents Jeff and Marie Wilson and two siblings: Jeff Wilson III and Alana Bentley.


She won the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award in 2013.