Ivory Latta Earns Second Player of the Week Honors
WASHINGTON, D.C. Washington Mystics guard Ivory Latta was named the Eastern Conference player of the week for the second time this season for the game played against conference-leading Chicago Sky on July 24. She recorded her first double-double of the season with 18 points and 13 assists to help the Mystics come back to win 82-78 after trailing by as many as 21.
Latta scored 15 points during her first all-star appearance this past Saturday as the West defeated the East 102-98.
The WNBA’s Washington Mystics are owned and operated by Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. The group also owns and operates the NBA’s Washington Wizards, the NHL’s Washington Capitals and Verizon Center – the premier sports and entertainment venue in Washington, D.C. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also oversees the management of Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the state-of-the-art training facility for the Capitals, and George Mason University's Patriot Center.