Off-Season Wrap: 6 June 2019
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.