Oga fails to make Mercury roster

Kyodo News

Point guard Yuko Oga, who had been attending the 2009 WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury’s camp, did not make the 2010 opening day roster ahead of the team’s season opener on Saturday, a familiar source said on Friday.

Oga, 27, received notice from the team on Wednesday, local time that she is not part of the 11-women roster.