The Mystics continue to sit pretty on the top of the NZ conference after a 63-61 win.
After 12 of this year's 14 rounds, the struggling franchise sit fourth in their conference, with just three wins to their name.
Youngster's trans-Tasman league debut came as a surprise but she desperate for more court time.
Southern Steel coach Janine Southby has plenty of sympathy for her Tactix counterpart Sue Hawkins.
Taking on the best team in the country in your final home game of the season, with a playoff place still up for grabs - it's an exciting challenge for Steel captain Wendy Frew.