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Veteran WNBA Coach Jessie Kenlaw has joined the Washington Mystics as the team’s lead assistant and Director of Scouting, General Manager Linda Hargrove announced today.

Kenlaw will join head coach Tree Rollins and assistant coach Crystal Robinson on the Mystics bench for the 2008 season. Kenlaw, who has coached in the WNBA for the last eight years, was the lead assistant for the Seattle Storm team that captured the 2004 WNBA Championship. She most recently was the assistant coach with the Houston Comets. Per company policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.