Archive for Sunday, June 15, 2003

Sparks’ win streak reaches nine

June 15, 2003


— Los Angeles sent a message to the WNBA. Lisa Leslie had 25 points and eight rebounds as the two-time defending champion Sparks beat the Liberty, 67-60, Saturday, tying their record with nine straight wins to open the season.

Lynx 77, Storm 72

Seattle -- Katie Smith scored 32 points and tied WNBA records with five three-pointers in a half and seven overall.

Rockers 84, Sun 56

Cleveland -- Penny Taylor and Deanna Jackson each scored 18 points.

Shock 93, Mystics 56

Washington -- Swin Cash scored nine of her 19 points during a 25-3 second-half run.

Silver Stars 62, Sting 52

San Antonio -- Marie Ferdinand scored 15 points to help San Antonio snap a two-game losing streak.

Mercury 76, Comets 61

Phoenix -- Tamicha Jackson had a season-high 18 points and eight assists for Phoenix.

Fever 79, Monarchs 67

Sacramento, Calif. -- Natalie Williams scored a season-high 24 points and had 11 rebounds for Indiana.

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