WASHINGTON -- Emma Meesseman scored 20 points on 9-of-12 shooting, Tayler Hill added 17 points, five assists and four steals and the Washington Mystics never trailed in an 87-63 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday.
Tianna Hawkins had 11 points, including three 3-pointers, for Washington (8-8). The Mystics have won four of their last five games.
Meesseman scored 16 points on 7-of-7 shooting, while the Mystics shot 62 percent (13 of 21) from the field -- including six 3-pointers -- to take a 33-13 at the end of the first -- Washington's high-scoring quarter this season.
Minnesota (13-2), No. 1 in the AP WNBA power poll, has lost two in a row after opening the season with WNBA-record 13 consecutive wins. It was the lowest scoring output of the season for the defending champion Lynx.
The fifth-ranked Mystics made a season-high 11 3s and had nine steals.
Renee Montgomery had 15 points, and Sylvia Fowles added 13 for Minnesota. Maya Moore finished with a season-low five points, on 2-of-9 shooting, and committed five turnovers.
Las Vegas Aces tie WNBA record with 18 3-pointers
The Aces continued your their blistering play by tying a WNBA single-game record on Monday with 18 made 3-pointers.
Aces ease past Sparks 104-76 for 5th straight win
— A’ja Wilson scored 24 points, Jackie Young added 19 points and nine rebounds, and the Las Vegas Aces routed the Los Angeles Sparks 104-76 on Monday night for their fifth straight victory.
Wilson hits a pair of 3s on way to 14 for the quarter
A'ja Wilson scores 14 in the first quarter to spot the Aces a big lead over the Sparks.