MYSTICS POSTGAME NOTES: 8/28 VS. PHOENIX

WASHINGTON MYSTICS (4-10) VS. PHOENIX MERCURY (8-7)

Mystics 72 – Mercury 94

TEAM HIGH PTS HIGH REB HIGH AST
MYSTICS Mitchell (17) Hines-Allen, Meesseman (6) Mitchell (5)
PHOENIX Diggins-Smith (24) Smith (8) Taurasi (7)

 

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GAME HIGHLIGHTS

  • Leilani Mitchell scored a season-high 17 points (7-10 FG). Mitchell also dished five assists, marking the seventh game this season she has totaled five or more assists in a game.
  • Washington forced the Mercury into 17 turnovers, marking the ninth game this season the Mystics have forced their opponent into 15+ turnovers
  • Tianna Hawkins scored 13 points off the bench for Washington, her third consecutive game of 10+ points.