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 1. Homentmen A. 11-0 
 2. Antranik B. 8-3 
 3. Al Riyadi 8-4 
 4. Hoops 6-6 
 5. Chabibeh 1-11 
 6. Energy 1-11 
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Last:2/13/2018
EEWBL Standings
Group A
 1. Good Angels 7-0 
 2. Al Riyadi 5-2 
 3. Lulea Basket 5-2 
 4. Liepajas Pap. 4-3 
 5. Kibirkstis 4-3 
 6. Gorizont 2-5 
 7. Royal Eagles 1-6 
 8. Bornova 0-7 
Group B
 1. TTT Riga 7-0 
 2. Udominate 6-1 
 3. Dynamo M. 5-2 
 4. Piestanske C. 4-3 
 5. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-4 
 6. Sirenos 2-5 
 7. Astana Tigers 1-6 
 8. Canik Belediye 0-7 
Last:1/29/2018
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 1 Kristina King27.0 
 2 April Sykes25.9 
 3 Shareta Brown25.9 
 4 Richardson-Smith25.0 
 5 Faith Randolph24.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 1 Shareta Brown19.0 
 2 Anita Teilane12.5 
 3 Kristina King12.5 
 4 Richardson-Smith12.0 
 5 Shanece McKinney12.0 
Assists Per Game
 1 Kristina King7.0 
 2 Roneeka Hodges5.0 
 3 Lama Moukaddem5.0 
 4 Rebecca Akl5.0 
 5 Michaela Houser4.0 
Steals Per Game
 1 Roneeka Hodges4.0 
 2 Rebecca Akl3.0 
 3 Kristina King3.0 
 4 Michaela Houser3.0 
 5 Jennifer Ammoury2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 1 Anita Teilane6.3 
 2 Shanece McKinney3.0 
 3 Richardson-Smith3.0 
 4 Roneeka Hodges2.0 
 5 Kristina King1.4 
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Patrick Saba Named WLBL Coach of the Month - Dec 3, 2017


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Patrick Saba
BEIRUT - Today, the WLBL announced that Homentmen Antelias head coach Patrick Saba was named WLBL Coach of the Month for games played in October and November. It is his first Coach of the Month award with Homentmen Antelias and the seventh of his career. He his the first coach selected this season for Eurobasket.com.

Homentmen Antelias are 5-0 entering December (Stage 2) and own the highest winning percentage (1.000) in the WLBL. That is the best record through the first 5 games of a season.

Homentmen Antelias own the league's best point differential at +20.8 points per game. Homentmen Antelias outscored opponents by 20.8 ppg in November (rounded up from 16.769), marking the highest point differential in November since the Riyadi outscored opponents by 16.833 ppg in 2016.

Homentmen Antelias are led by super star import April Sykes (182-G/F-90, college: Rutgers) who is averaging a club best 25.9 points per game. She led Homentmen Antelias over league favorite Riyadi the last game of stage 1. National Team legends Rebecca Akl (169-PG-92) has continued her dominate play to help her club to 5-0.

Homentmen Antelias rank first in points allowed this season (opponents: 40.1 ppg) after finishing 3rd in 2016-17 (opponents: 55.6 ppg). Homentmen Antelias has out rebounded opponents in 4 of the 5 games this season and is second in rebounding differential (+4.1 rpg). They also rank first in the WLBL in differential in free throws attempted (+5.0 per) and first in differential in 3-pointers made (+6.2 per; next closest team is at +2.4).

During Patrick's time as head coach of Homentmen Antelias, they posted the WLBL's three highest single season total for 3-pointers made from 2016-17. Saba has a WLBL career record of 22-2.

Awards/Achievements:
Coach Assistant: Lebanese U18 National Team -08
FIBA Asia U18 Championships in Tehran (Iran) -08
Lebanese Cup Finalist -12
Head Coach: Lebanese National Team -16
Lebanese League Regular Season Runner-Up -17
Lebanese League Champion -17
Coach Assistant: Lebanese National Team -17
FIBA Asia Cup in Lebanon -17
Arab Club Championship Winner -17
  




Tierra
Henderson
Riyadi dominate Energy twice in 2 days! - 5 days ago
Riyadi played energy twice in 2 days once in the league and the other game was in the cup. Both games were quiet similar as Riyadi didn't give energy the chance to compete. In the first game (cup) the lebanese starlets of Riyadi shined with the leadership of Roneeka Hodges(180-G/F-82, college: Florida St.) as the only American while the second game (league) sheneniz McKinley was the only American who played for the ladies of gold. Tierra Henderson (178-G-87, college: UCLA) scored 26 o...   [read more]

Tabatha
Richardson-Smith
5 straight wins for Hoops and counting!! - 5 days ago
You can say it out loud and comfortably that the Blackhorse of this WLBL season is hoops club without any doubt. In the round before last of the group stages the blue ladies made a statement demolishing all energy hopes thus won 94 - 83. Tabatha Richardson-Smith (183-G/F, college: Seton Hall) smith who is a contender for the best player this season ended the game with 33 points while general Makayla Epps (178-G-95, college: Kentucky) had 19 points 13 rebounds and 8 assists in the vict...   [read more]

Faith
Randolph
Antranik Rally to Send Homenetmen to First Loss of the season - 9 days ago
Antranik Beirut shock the number one ranked team in the WLBL Friday night at home. The home team upset Homenetmen 60-56 giving the top seed their first loss of the season. I was quoted at the start of the season with "Antranik Beirut was the sleeper of the league". The historic ball club continues to improve as the season proceeds. This marks a great time in the season to play their best basketball. The club was led by star import Faith Randolph (178-G, college: Virginia). She put togethe...   [read more]


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