La-Force joins the Dream staff after most recently leading Rhode Island for five seasons. She was a standout member of the Georgetown women’s basketball team. La-Force has two sons — Terance Mann currently plays for the Los Angeles Clippers and Martin Mann plays at Pace University. Her husband, Eddie Benton, is currently an assistant coach at Brown University.
“Being able to add La’Keshia Frett and Daynia La-Force to our coaching staff is so exciting,” Petersen said in a statement. “La’Keshia is one of the all-time great players in our sport, and Daynia has had an excellent career both as a player and a coach. They bring a depth of knowledge that will help both our players and our staff immensely.” `