Mystics Add Mingo & Ruffin-Pratt to Training Camp Roster
Washington D.C. -- Washington Mystics Head Coach and General Manager Mike Thibault announced today that Drey Mingo and Tierra Ruffin-Pratt have been added to the team’s training camp roster.
A 6-2 forward, Mingo attended the University of Maryland before transferring to Purdue University. This past year, she was named the Big Ten’s Most Outstanding Player as she led her team to the conference title. During her collegiate career, she has averaged 9.2 points per game and 4.5 rebounds per game.
Ruffin-Pratt was the starting point guard this past year at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. She led her team to the ACC tournament and earned All-ACC First Team honors. Ruffin-Pratt averaged 9.3 points per game and 2.9 assists per game. She attended TC Williams High School and was a two-time Virginia Gatorade Player of the Year.
Thibault also announced that Tayler Hill (4th overall), Nadirah McKenith (17th overall) and Emma Meesseman (19th overall) have been signed and will be in training camp on May 5.
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.