Monarchs
Stars
61 - 72 Final
  for this game

Young, Silver Stars use big run to beat Monarchs

Aug 10, 2007 - 2:43 AM SAN ANTONIO (Ticker) -- Sophia Young scored 19 points as the San Antonio Silver Stars used a third-quarter run to post a 72-61 victory over the Sacramento Monarchs on Thursday.

Shanna Crossley scored 19 points and Becky Hammon added 16 for San Antonio (18-11), which leads Sacramento (17-12) by one game in the Western Conference.

With the game tied at 40-40 with 6:29 left in the third, San Antonio went on a 15-4 run as Sacramento shot just 36 percent (5-of-20) in the decisive period.

A 3-pointer by Crossley capped the run, and Sacramento never got closer than 11 at 64-53 with 6:20 left in the fourth.

Yolanda Griffith scored 15 for the Monarchs, who have lost two of the three meetings between the teams this season.








  • WNBA
    SACRAMENTO 61
    SAN ANTONIO 72 FINAL

    Aug 9 9:54 PM


  • WNBA
    SACRAMENTO 48
    SAN ANTONIO 55 END, 3RD QTR

    Aug 9 9:29 PM


  • WNBA
    SACRAMENTO 34
    SAN ANTONIO 40 HALFTIME

    Aug 9 8:54 PM


  • WNBA
    SACRAMENTO 16
    SAN ANTONIO 19 END, 1ST QTR

    Aug 9 8:27 PM