Ava Wallace

Washington, D.C.

Reporter covering the Washington Wizards and tennis

Education: Northwestern University, BS in journalism and history of the Americas

Ava Wallace is the Wizards beat reporter for The Washington Post. Since joining the Post in 2015, she has covered college athletics, tennis and the WNBA.
Latest from Ava Wallace

With Bradley Beal out, Wizards’ role players need to get into character

Bradley Beal, Kristaps Porzingis and Kyle Kuzma have thrived as a trio. But the Wizards need more from everyone else.

December 7, 2022

Wizards’ Bradley Beal will miss at least three games with a hamstring strain

The guard was injured in the first quarter against the Lakers on Sunday.

December 5, 2022

Anthony Davis towers over the Wizards, who lose Bradley Beal early

Davis racked up 55 points as the Lakers' rise continued and the Wizards' woes reached new depths.

December 4, 2022

Wizards’ rally comes up short against shorthanded Hornets

The Hornets, who came in with the worst-rated offense in the league, put up 74 points in the first half and hold off Washington's comeback, 117-116.

December 2, 2022

Billionaire Jeff Skoll joins Monumental Sports as minority investor

Skoll, 57, earned his fortune as eBay's first full-time hire and president.

November 29, 2022

Kristaps Porzingis has a career night as the Wizards snap a three-game skid

Back at home, the Wizards plowed through the Timberwolves thanks to Porzingis's 41 points and six three-pointers.

November 28, 2022

Wizards get Bradley Beal back but succumb again to the Heat

Miami beats Washington for the second time in three days despite the return of the Wizards' star guard.

November 25, 2022

Wizards dig themselves a 21-point hole, come up short in loss to Heat

The Wizards, playing without Bradley Beal and Monte Morris, trimmed their deficit to one possession in the fourth quarter but could not get over the top in a 113-105 loss.

November 23, 2022

The NBA’s only all-Black broadcast crew was 16 years in the making

Wizards play-by-play announcer Chris Miller, analyst Drew Gooden and reporter Meghan McPeak came together before the start of the season.

November 23, 2022

Shorthanded Wizards finish homestand strong with yet another victory

By beating Charlotte, Washington went 5-1 during its longest home stretch of the season.

November 20, 2022