GB Announce Senior Women Squad For First Preparation Camp In Run Up To FIBA EuroBasket Women 2019

GB Basketball's Women's Head Coach Jose Maria Buceta has announced his initial 14 players for the first preparation camp in May. This camp takes place ahead of their tournament in Belarus and an exciting qualification campaign for the FIBA EuroBasket Women 2019. 

This first camp takes place from the 15 – 20 of May. 

The second camp will take place in June. 

Coach Buceta said “This is the first activity of the new campaign of the GB senior national team. This will be an important experience to improve the level of the team and an opportunity to see new players at international level. Thank you to all the players who have accepted this new challenge for their generous commitment to the team”.

Janice Monakana of Toledo Rockets Women’s Basketball said “I am excited to be one of the few selected to be a part of this camp. This is a great opportunity for me to show my growth as a player and compete and get better alongside other great players”

Barking Abbey’s Abigail Johnson is also named in the squad as an U20 guest player.

GB Squad

Stefanie Collins

Cardiff Met Archers

Rachael Vanderwal

Mann Filter Zaragoza (ESP)

Christina Gaskin

Barking Abbey

Janice Monakana

University of Toledo Rockets (USA)

Melita Emanuel-Carr

University of Illinois at Chicago Flames (USA)

Azania Stewart

Campus Promete (ESP)

Chantelle Handy

Piestanske Cajky (SVK)

Mollie Campbell

Leicester Riders

Nicolette Fong Lyew Quee

Team Northumbria

Erin McGarrahan

Leicester Riders

Georgia Gayle

City of Sheffield Hatters

Eilidh Simpson

Sant Adria (ESP)

Jamila Thompson

Leicester Riders

Hannah Shaw

Nottingham Wildcats

Abigail Johnson

* U20 guest player

Barking Abbey