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Fans Rejoice as Las Vegas Aces Secure Back-to-Back WNBA Championships

By TheNevadaGlobeStaff, October 20, 2023 6:57 pm

LAS VEGAS – In a thrilling display of skill and determination, the Las Vegas Aces have emerged as the champions once again, igniting a wave of celebration among fans across the city. The team’s remarkable victory on Wednesday night has left supporters ecstatic and eager to express their joy.

Norma Hermogino, a devoted season-ticket holder, couldn’t contain her happiness, stating, “I’m so happy and ecstatic that they won.” Her sentiments were echoed by fellow fan Debra Myles, who emphasized the team’s unity and dedication, saying, “Our girls have hearts of gold. They are team players, and they brought this championship to this Valley so that we can celebrate.”

Hermogino specifically highlighted the outstanding performances of A’ja Wilson and Jackie Young during the series against the New York Liberty, expressing her admiration for their skills and consistency. “Of course, A’ja is number one,” she exclaimed. “I love Jackie Young. She never fails. All of them are good.”

The excitement among fans reached a fever pitch as they wasted no time in rushing to purchase championship merchandise. Hermogino revealed, “Last night we stayed up all night ordering merchandise, almost $600 worth of new champions’ gear.” The enthusiasm was palpable as fans flocked to sporting goods stores at the Galleria Mall in Henderson and the Fashion Show Mall on the Strip, eager to proudly display their support for the victorious team.

The nail-biting 70-69 victory against the Liberty left many fans still recovering from the intense emotions of the game. Elsie Hamilton, a super fan and season ticket holder, admitted, “I was screaming and crying honestly right along with them.” Meanwhile, Hermogino shared her own nerve-wracking experience, confessing, “I am downstairs by myself, and I keep screaming and beating the couch if they miss a shot. Good thing they won. I didn’t have a heart attack. I’m so happy and ecstatic that they won.”

Looking ahead, fans are eagerly anticipating the upcoming parade, where they plan to proudly sport their newly acquired championship gear. Hamilton conveyed her unwavering support, saying, “Aces, we are so proud of you. We love you. Keep going. And for all the haters, a 3-peat is coming.”

The back-to-back triumph of the Las Vegas Aces has not only secured their place in basketball history but has also united a passionate fan base in celebration. The team’s unwavering dedication and exceptional performance have cemented their status as champions, leaving fans eager to bask in the glory of their success.

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