KRISTEN MANN RETURNS TO MYSTICS

Washington, D.C. – Washington Mystics Vice President and General Manager Angela Taylor announced today that Forward Kristen Mann has re-signed with the team. A five year WNBA veteran, Mann was selected in the first round (11th overall) of the 2005 WNBA draft by the Minnesota Lynx. She spent three seasons with the Lynx where she averaged 6.3 points per game, 2.9 rebounds per game and shot 34 percent from the three point line. Mann’s WNBA career averages are 5.2 points per game and 2.5 rebounds per game.

The Washington Mystics made a return to the playoffs in 2009. Season, group tickets and six packs for the 2010 season are currently on sale and can be purchased by calling the Mystics Sales Office at 1-877-DC-HOOP1 or by visiting the Mystics web site at www.washingtonmystics.com. Individual game tickets for the 2010 season will go on sale on Thursday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. through Ticketmaster outlets in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area or by calling 202-397-SEAT.

The Washington Mystics organization is dedicated to providing affordable entertainment, serving as an impactful community partner and maintaining accessibility to positive female role models. Supported by passionate fans, the Mystics are elite, hardworking athletes continually striving to win a Championship.