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CHICAGO (WLS) — Hundreds of fans flocked to Millennium Park to celebrate the Chicago Sky’s WNBA championship win Tuesday. Among the most proud was Candace Parker’s mom, Sara.

Parker’s basketball dreams started in Naperville and her mother has always been right there to cheer her on.

Parker said she couldn’t be more proud of the woman Candace has become.

“It’s awesome,” Parker said. “You couldn’t script it any better. I’m so happy for her and for the team and they’ve got the city behind them. It’s overwhelming.”

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