Mystics Trim RosterPosted on May 02, 2014
Washington, D.C. - The Washington Mystics waived the following players: Cierra Bravard, Kirby Burkholder, Haley Peters and Rachel Tecca. Washington will play their first preseason game of the 2014 season on May 6 in Indiana against the Fever. The roster currently stands at 12.
Following is the current Washington Mystics 2014 training camp roster:
|TRAINING CAMP ROSTER|
|44||Kody Burke||6-2||N.C. State|
|25||Monique Currie||6-0, 177 lbs.||Duke|
|21||Tianna Hawkins*||6-1, 191||Maryland|
|4||Tayler Hill||5-9, 145||Ohio St.|
|10||Quanitra Hollingsworth*||6-5, 200 lbs.||VCU|
|12||Ivory Latta||5-6, 138 lbs.||North Carolina|
|20||Kara Lawson||5-9, 150 lbs.||Tennessee|
|5||Nadirah McKenith||5-7, 155||St. Johns|
|33||Emma Meesseman *||6-4, 182||Belgium|
|44||Tierra Ruffin-Pratt||5-10, 183||North Carolina|
|9||Kia Vaughn*||6-2, 200||Rutgers|
*Late arriving to camp due to overseas commitments
The Washington Mystics will open the season on Friday, May 16, at 7:00 pm against the reigning WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx. In 2013, Coach Mike Thibault led the Mystics back to the playoffs for the first time since the 2010 season while earning Coach of the Year Honors.
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