Chicago to Celebrate Sky’s WNBA Championship with Rally originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago
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A rally will be held to commemorate Chicago Sky’s first-ever WNBA championship win, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on Sunday, minutes after Chicago trumped the Phoenix Mercury 80-74 in Game 4 of the WNBA Finals.
The mayor did not provide any additional information, but said in a tweet that details “will come soon” and “stay tuned”.
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What a moment.
Congratulations, champions! 🎉
A first but not the last for @chicagosky. pic.twitter.com/YdPx1A6011
– Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot (@chicagosmayor) October 17, 2021
After the exciting game, Lightfoot posted a picture of her and Chicago’s First Lady Amy Eshleman with the caption “Congratulations to the champions! A first, but not the last for @chicagosky. “
head here for a full summary of the championship win.