Odicci Alexander Goes No. 1 in AU Week 5 Draft

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On the day that Athletes Unlimited announced the addition of an award for the league’s top rookie, Sahvanna Jaquish selected Odicci Alexander with the No. 1 pick in the Week 5 draft. 

Call it a symbolic passing of the torch in a draft that also saw defending champion Cat Osterman selected in the second round. The league’s defending champion, Osterman was available after eight consecutive drafts in which she was a captain. 

Chasing Aleshia Ocasio for the championship, captain Amanda Chidester also used her first pick on a rookie — slugger Amanda Lorenz. But securing the services of Osterman, who[…]