Off-Season Wrap: 6 June 2019

June 6, 2019 | Perth Lynx news

The SBL held its annual All-Star game at the weekend, with Lauren Mansfield and Maddie Allen flying the Perth Lynx flag.

The format saw Australian players taking on a team of imports, and the locals came out on top 103-72.

Mansfield picked up five rebounds, three steals and two assists.

Allen had nine rebounds, four assists and a block.

Former Lynx player Kisha Lee won the three-point shootout.


In the NBL1, Marena Whittle backed up a 24-point game against Melbourne with a 15-point, 11-rebound effort against Dandenong.


Finally, in the WNBA, new Lynx recruit Ariel Atkins’ Washington Mystics picked up two big wins in the last week.

In the 96-76 demolition of Atlanta, Atkins went eight of 11 (four of seven from three) for a game-high 21 points.

In an 18-point win over Chicago, Atkins finished with 11 points.