Today’s Ultimate Alabama Athlete is Ruthie Bolton.
Bolton played her college ball at Auburn University before moving on to the WNBA where she played 7 years for the Sacramento Monarchs.
She was a two-time WNBA All Star.
Bolton played on two Olympic gold medal winning teams -- one in 1996 in Atlanta and again in Sydney in 2000.
She is a member of the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame.
Bolton also served as a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserves.