Recap - Mystics Defeat Seattle 62-59
|Recap - Mystics Defeat Seattle 62-59|
Washington earned a 62-59 victory over Seattle on Saturday, getting 12 points from Crystal Langhorne at Verizon Center.
Washington won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 144.5.
Washington got 11 points from Ivory Latta and another 9 points from Matee Ajavon. Ivory Latta contributed 3 assists, while Michelle Snow cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Seattle got 20 points from Shekinna Stricklen in a losing cause and another 11 points from Tina Thompson. Temeka Johnson contributed 10 assists for the Storm, while Camille Little had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 35-21 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 31 boards, while Seattle only had 30.
Next game, Washington takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Seattle, they head on the road to face New York.