Q & A with Kristen Mann

WashingtonMystics.com caught up with Kristen Mann during the 2009 season. This is what she had to say...

Q: When did you start playing basketball?
A:I started playing basketball when I was nine years old. Softball was actually my first sport and that's what I wanted to play in college. However once I got to high school, I really started to enjoy basketball more and fell in love with it.

Q: What would people be surprised to know about you?
A: People would probably be surprised to know that I am mixed. I am half white and half Samoan; my dad is from Samoa.

Q: What is your favorite thing about being a Washington Mystic?
A: My favorite thing about being a Mystic is definitely my teammates and the organization. Everyone involved in this organization is truly dedicated. We definitely have the biggest fan base and best fans in the WNBA. Thank you for all of your support and your dedication as well. We greatly appreciate each and every one of you!