Apr 16, 2024 - News

Indiana has Clark fever

crowd inside gainbridge fieldhouse for the wnba draft party

The balloon drop was the only disappointment with balloons releasing in small sections instead of all at once. Photo: Lindsey Erdody/Axios

The Caitlin Clark effect has arrived.

Driving the news: Indiana Fever fans filled Gainbridge Fieldhouse for the team's WNBA draft party last night and to celebrate our newest Hoosier.

The vibe: Throughout the arena fans met other Fever players, got autographs from mascot Freddy and snagged team swag. Some people sported Clark's Iowa jersey and T-shirts displaying her number (22).

💭 Lindsey's thought bubble: The atmosphere was far better than what I experienced at an actual Fever game last year — and I'd bet the crowd was larger. I hope the excitement continues all season.

The bottom line: There's plenty of room on the Fever Fanwagon. Hop on.

Fever Fanwagon
All aboard! Photo: Lindsey Erdody/Axios
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