Month

November 2017
17
Nov
2017

Rimkus Joins Force Roster

Leeds Force are excited to announce the signing of 6’6” Forward Justas Rimkus.   Rimkus joins Leeds Force from Germany, where he has spent the start of this year’s season at TSV Crailsheim Merlins II where he averaged 8 points and 4 rebounds in six games. Rimkus started his career in his home country, Lithuania,...
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06
Nov
2017

Bankevics Leaves Leeds Force

Latvian native Ingus Bankevics has left Leeds Force. The 6’5” small forward, who lives in Manchester, joined Leeds Force in August ready for the start of the season. Bankevics has found it hard to juggle work, a new born baby and a basketball career and has requested to be released so he could concentrate on...
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02
Nov
2017

Force Pick Up Curth

Leeds Force are happy to announce the signing of 6’3” Wing player Eric Curth. Curth has spent the start of this year’s season at ETB Wohnbau Baskets Essen where he averaged 12 points in three games. He is an experience professional having played four seasons in the Pro B in Germany and two seasons in...
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02
Nov
2017

“Ziggy” Departs Leeds Force

Swiss native Michel-Ofik Nzege (Ziggy) has left Leeds Force. Ziggy, a lengthy 6-foot-8 forward from Geneva, Switzerland, joined Leeds Force in early 2017 after graduating from East Carolina University, USA where he played in a number of NCAA basketball games.   Ziggy’s decision to leave the Force came following an opportunity for him to progress...
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