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WNBA's Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson Tie the Knot: See the Photos!

WNBA's Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson Are Married
Brittney Griner (left) and Glory Johnson
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05/09/2015 AT 12:15 AM EDT

To the sound of a cascading waterfall, the WNBA's Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson exchanged vows outdoors Friday afternoon on a Phoenix mountaintop, the couple confirms exclusively to PEOPLE.

As about 75 guests looked on, the brides, both 24, were married beneath an archway at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort. Bouquets and arrangements of white hydrangea, white and coral roses, and peach hypericum berries helped establish their theme of "desert elegance" in the city where Griner plays center for the three-time WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury.

Their first dance was to Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud."

Johnson, a forward with the Tulsa Shock, wore a full-length, strapless champagne gown with a small train by Matthew Christopher that she selected from Bridals by Lori in Atlanta on an episode of TLC's Say Yes to the Dress.



WNBA's Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson Tie the Knot: See the Photos!| Marriage, Sports, Wedding

Glory Johnson (left) and Brittney Griner

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The couple were engaged last August. After the ceremony, they celebrated with a sit-down dinner on the resort's Falls Terrace, followed by a tiered cake dessert that combined Griner's favorite, white cake, with Johnson's favorite, red velvet.

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Two weeks earlier, the couple made headlines after an argument at their home in Goodyear, Arizona, led to a 911 call and arrests of both for assault and disorderly conduct. On April 28, Griner accepted a plea deal to enter domestic violence counseling, after which the charges against her will be dismissed, USA Today reports. Johnson enrolled in counseling voluntarily.

"It is never OK for an argument to turn physical," Griner said in a statement released through her attorney. "This will never happen again, and I take my relationship and my responsibility as a role model seriously."

"I am committed to making positive changes and I plan to use what I have learned to set a good example and help make a difference in the world around me," she added.
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