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Orender will assume new position in April

Updated: February 15, 2005, 3:58 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- PGA Tour executive Donna Orender will replace Val Ackerman as WNBA president.

Ackerman, the WNBA's only president, said in October she was resigning, and NBA commissioner David Stern quickly focused on Orender.

Orender, a senior vice president with the tour, will take over in April, a month before the season opens.

"I am thrilled to return to the sport of basketball, which has taught me so much and has assisted me in developing the skills necessary to succeed in the ...

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