Top Four Teams Reinforce their Rosters Ahead of Playoffs.
27 Apr.2017 – The Lebanese women’s club reinforce their rosters with almost 1 week before the start of the League’s final 4.
Former Riyadi player Brittany Denson signed with Antranik Beirut for the final 4.
Florencia Palacios signed with Chabibeh Club for the final 4. She plays as a small forward. She is Italian/Argentinian and had previously played for Barmer Germany.
Aishah Sutherland signed with Riyadi for the final 4. She won the Eurobasket award for the best forward of the year just a few days ago.
Homenetmen Antelias Signs Gintare Petronyte.
Taline Khatchadourian, President of Homenetmen Antelias Basketball Committee, announced the addition of Lithuanian national team center Gyntare Petronyte to the team’s roster. Petronyte (28 years old,196cm) is an experienced center as she has played in a lot of European competitions. She played in the Euroleague with TEO Vilnius in 2007-2008-2009, with Galatasaray in 2011, with CCC Polkowice in 2012, with Wisla Can-Pack in 2015, and with Mersin in 2017. She also played in the Eurocup with Sony-Athinaikos in 2010, Homend Antakya in 2014, Dike Napoli in 2016. As for her national team experience, Gintare Petronyte, after playing with Lithuanian U16,U18,U20 national teams (all youth levels), has been a key member in the senior national team since 2011.