MYSTICS POSTGAME NOTES: 8/30 VS. CONNECTICUT

WASHINGTON MYSTICS (4-11) VS. CONNECTICUT SUN (7-9)

Mystics 63 – Sun 76

TEAM HIGH PTS HIGH REB HIGH AST
MYSTICS Atkins, Meesseman (14) Hines-Allen (13) Hines-Allen (6)
SUN Bonner (20) Bonner, Thomas (11) Thomas (8)

 

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GAME HIGHLIGHTS

  • Myisha Hines-Allen recorded her sixth double-double on the season (12 points, 13 rebounds, 6 ast). Hines-Allen’s 13 rebounds tied a career-high.
  • Leilani Mitchell dished five assists, marking her eighth game this season of five-plus assists.
  • Kiara Leslie scored a career-best 11 points, the second consecutive game she has scored in double figures and her third career game of 10+ points.
  • Leslie went 3-5 from three-point territory, marking a career-high in three-point makes. Over the last three games, she is shooting 60.0% percent from three-point range (6-10 3P).