The Washington Times - July 20, 2011, 07:02AM

Mystics forward Crystal Langhorne was chosen as an Eastern Conference reserve for the 2011 WNBA All-Star Game.

It’s the second consecutive all-star appearance for Langhorne.  


The Mystics leading scorer, Langhorne is averaging a career-high 17.3 points and 7.9 rebounds per game. Langhorne missed three games earlier this season with back stiffness.

Rounding out the Eastern Conference All-Star squad is forward Essence Carson of the New York Liberty, guard Renee Montgomery of the Connecticut Sun, and guards Epiphanny Prince and Courtney Vandersloot of the Chicago Sky.

For the Western Conference, the reserve squad will be forward Danielle Adams and guard Becky Hammon of the San Antonio Silver Stars, forward Rebekkah Brunson and guard Seimone Augustus of the Minnesota Lynx, and Penny Taylor of the Phoenix Mercury. 

The WNBA All-Star reserves were selected by the league’s coaches. The game will be televised on ABC on Saturday, July 23, at 3:30 from San Antonio, Texas.