Mystics To Host Title IX Celebration

Event to Take Place on July 1

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In honor of the 40th anniversary of Title IX, the Washington Mystics will host a panel discussion following the team’s game against the Phoenix Mercury on Sunday, July 1. Moderated by Mystics broadcaster Christy Winters Scott, the panel will feature Hall of Famer Ann Meyers Drysdale, WNBA’s Chief of Basketball Operations and Player Relations Renee Brown, USA TODAY award-winning journalist Christine Brennan and Coolidge High School Head Football Coach Natalie Randolph, who became the first female Head Coach of a high school football program.

The event will be presented by the following corporations: Deloitte Tax LLP, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Capitol Counsel LLC, Capital Tax Partners, The Federal Policy Group, Urban Swirski & Associates LLC, Washington Council Ernst Young, Davis & Harman, LLP.

In addition, the following organizations will support the event: Engineering, Systems Support and Integration (ESSI), LLC, NOVA United Senior Women's Basketball, Potomac Valley Vogues Girls AAU and Founding Fan Jacky Howell.

Tickets to the July 1st Washington Mystics game can be purchased for just $9. For more information and other ticket offers for the Washington Mystics Title IX Celebration game, visit www.washingtonmystics.com.

Celebrating their 15th season, 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.