Reshea Bristol, 1,78m american guard is the new signing in Pabellón Ourense, who is trying to strengthen their squad which is currently in eleventh position with 3 wins and 8 losses in Group A.
Reshea´s career started at Bryan High School where she averaged 17 points 9 rebounds and 8 assists in her senior year and was selected in Nebraska´s first team during four straight year. She also was selected for the United States National Team.
In the 1997-98 season, Reshea was recruited by Arizona University and was named in the first rookie team. As a sophomore and junior she was named best defender of the year and she also received an honorable mention as a junior.
Reshea had her best year in the 2000-01 season, as a senior player, where she averaged 15,6 points 7,7 assists (sixth best passer in the country) and 3 steals per game, being named in the best team in the Pac-10 conference and MVP, Best defender and best passer in Arizona. Durante her college career Reshea Bristol played in the same team as other players who also have had good european careers like Marte Alexander, Tatum Brown and Adia Barnes.
Once her college career was over , Reshea was selected in the 50th pick of the 2001 WNBA Draft by Charlotte Sting, ahead of Kelly Santos (55th pick) or Taru Tuukkanen (57th pick).
Reshea Bristol had her first european experience playing for Dynamo de Moscú in the 2001-02 season. After some years or not playing overseas, Reshea signed in Iceland, playing for Keflavik where she averaged 18,2 points 7,8 rebounds 8,4 assists and 7,8 steals per game. Later she signed with Pully in Switzerland where she averaged 20,6 points 6,4 rebounds 3,8 assists and 6,6 steals per game, being regular season Champion and Cup Champion.
Reshea Bristol signed with Burhaniye Belediyesi in the strong turkish league in 2007-08 and averaged 12,5 points 6,7 rebounds 4,9 assists (third best passer in the competition) and 2,7 steals (third in the league). She was also selected to play the All Star Game. Reshea stayed in the same team during the 2008-09 season and again had a successful season with 11,3 points 5,4 rebounds 4 assists and 2,9 steals per game.
In January 2010, Reshea signed with VS Praha in Czech Republic where she averaged 10,6 points and 5 rebounds in 24 minutes per game.
Reshea Bristol is a fast player, slasher and good passer and defender who can score both through penetration or mid-long range shooting. Reshea is also a very good team leader.