2013 Training Camp Central


Mystics Set Final Roster

The Washington Mystics announced their final roster for the 2013 WNBA season. Click here for 2013 roster.

Mystics Back at Practice

The Mystics were back at practice on Thursday as they gear up for Monday's season opener in Tulsa. Practice Photos: Ajavon Returns | Post-Practice Interviews: Thibault | Hill

1-on-1: Tierra Ruffin-Pratt

WashingtonMystics.com sat down with rookie guard Tierra Ruffin-Pratt for a 1-on-1 interview. Find out how she's adjusting to the WNBA game and hear what it's like for her to return to the D.C. area to play ball. Read Here | More: Training Camp Central

Mystics Minute - Ivory Latta

A Mystics Minute with G Ivory Latta, who talked with Casey Phillips after practice on Monday to give an update on her injured leg and discuss the progress being made throughout camp. More: Awvee Storey | Mike Thibault | Michelle Snow | Nadira McKenith | Monique Currie | Training Camp Central


Mystics vs. Lynx

In their final game of the preseason, the Mystics, led by Kia Vaughn's 10 points and seven rebounds, fell to the Lynx 74-57 at Bismarck, N.D., on Saturday. Matee Ajavon added eight points for Washington, while Monique Currie and Shey Peddy had seven points apiece. Game Info | Box Score | Training Camp Central


WATCH: Mystics vs. Brazil

Watch Wednesday's Mystics-Brazil preseason game and get your first look at the 2013 team! First Half | Second Half | More: Box Score | Photos | Notes & Quotes | Postgame: Thibault | Langhorne | Currie | Hill | Meesseman | McKenith


Mystics Minute - Awvee Storey

A Mystics Minute with player personnel manager Awvee Storey, who talked with Casey Phillips about the team's first preseason game and about the play of the rookies. More: Mike Thibault | Michelle Snow | Nadira McKenith | Monique Currie | Training Camp Central


Mystics Minute - Mike Thibault

A Mystics Minute with head coach Mike Thibault, who talked with Casey Phillips after Thursday's practice and discussed the state of the team. More: Michelle Snow | Nadira McKenith | Monique Currie | Training Camp Central


Mystics Down Brazil in Preseason Opener

The Mystics kicked off their preseason slate with a 71-56 win over the Brazilian national team on Wednesday. Rookies Tayler Hill and Emma Meesseman led the Mystics with 12 points apiece, while Monique Currie added 11. Box Score | Photos | Notes & Quotes | Postgame: Thibault | Langhorne | Currie | Hill | Meesseman | McKenith


A Pleasant Surprise

Emma Meesseman turned 20 on Monday. Most players her age are gearing up for another year of college basketball or playing professionally overseas. But despite her youth, Meesseman is on her way to cracking a WNBA roster and the Mystics may have found themselves a keeper. Read more | Training Camp Central

Mystics Stress Defense

On Monday, the Mystics spent a majority of practice stressing defense and afterwards Emma Meesseman celebrated her 20th birthday. Post-Practice Interviews: Thibault | Meesseman | Vaughn | Monday's Photos | Read: Mystics Open Camp


Mystics Trim Roster

The Washington Mystics waived players Shannon Bobbitt, Ashley Corral and Avery Warley on Sunday. Their roster now sits at 13 players.

Week 1 Recap

After a long winter, training camp finally arrived and WNBA basketball returned to the Verizon Center practice court. Read more...

Mystics Scrimmage - 5/9/13

On Thursday evening, the Mystics scrimmaged against the men for some live 5x5 action! Watch Highlights | Training Camp Photos

Media Day Interviews

Casey Phillips sat down with each member of the Mystics roster and coaching staff for 1-on-1 interviews at Media Day. Watch: Thibault | Langhorne | Currie | Latta | Vaughn | Snow | Hill | Novosel | Bobbitt | Corral | McKenith | Meesseman | Mingo | Peddy | Ruffin-Pratt | Warley | Stanley | E. Thibault | Storey

Media Day Photos

Check out some of the best photos from Mystics Media Day! More: Live Chat Recap | Training Camp Central

Media Day Live Chat: 1pm

Join in WashingtonMystics.com's Media Day Live Chat on Thursday May 9th at 1pm to ask questions to your favorite Mystics players!

Snow Ends Practice Early

Wednesday's practice ended early thanks to Michelle Snow throwing down a two-handed slam. Coach Thibault told the players that if Snow dunked, then their practice would be over. Snow said that this group seemed energized by her dunking, so she may continue to show off the skill during warmups and practice. Watch: Michelle Snow on Camp & Dunk | Thibault on Camp & Dunk

Training Camp: Day 2

The Mystics continued training camp on Tuesday with both a morning and evening practice on the schedule. Here are photos from the morning session along with a few highlight clips from inside the practice court. Post-Practice Interviews: Novosel | Mingo | Mystics Minute - Avery Warley | Training Camp Central

Training Camp: Day 1

The Mystics kicked off training camp on Monday with their first full team practice. Check out some raw footage from inside the practice court or take a look at photos from Day 1! Post-Practice Interviews: Thibault | Latta | Hill | Mystics Minute - Monique Currie

Who's New in 2013

Although most of the core remains the same from a year ago, there are a lot of new faces in Mystics camp this season. See who's new to the team in 2013 as training camp gets underway.

Mystics Set to Open Camp

The Washington Mystics will open training camp on Monday, May 6, at 1:30 p.m. at Verizon Center. Washington’s training camp roster features All-Star Crystal Langhorne, veterans Matee Ajavon and Monique Currie as well as newcomers Ivory Latta, Kia Vaughn and first round pick Tayler Hill.
2013 ROSTER
Number Player Height/Weight School
22 Matee Ajavon 5-8, 160 lbs. Rutgers
25 Monique Currie 6-0, 177 lbs. Duke
4 Tayler Hill 5-10 Ohio St.
1 Crystal Langhorne 6-2, 190 lbs. Maryland
12 Ivory Latta 5-6, 143 lbs. North Carolina
5 Nadirah McKenith 5-7 St. Johns
33 Emma Meesseman 6-4 Belgium
31 Jessica Moore 6-3, 175 Connecticut
44 Tierra Ruffin-Pratt 5-10 North Carolina
2 Michelle Snow 6-5, 158 Tennessee
9 Kia Vaughn 6-2, 200 Rutgers