Incoming Freshman Shequila Joseph Named to England's FIBA U18 European Championship Roster

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM Incoming freshman Shequila Joseph will participate in the 2013 U18 European Championships.
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Incoming freshman Shequila Joseph will participate in the 2013 U18 European Championships.
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Aug. 12, 2013

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LONDON – Ole Miss women’s basketball incoming freshman, Shequila Joseph, was one of 12 players selected to represent England at the 2013 FIBA Europe U18 European Championship it was announced on Monday (Aug. 12).

The 2013 U18 European Championship will take place in Vinkovci, Croatia, Aug. 15-25.  England is in Group B which features host team, Croatia, Russia and Spain. The team opens pool play on Thursday (Aug. 15) when it takes on Russia.

Joseph has spent the summer playing internationally and played for Great Britain in July at the U20 European Championships.  She averaged 10.3 points in 21.6 minutes of action while pulling down 7.6 boards per game. She posted back-to-back double-doubles with 20 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Romania and 16 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Portugal to close the tournament.

Joseph is one of four incoming freshmen that will join the Ole Miss women’s basketball team this fall. She is joined by Tianah Alvarado (St .Petersburg, Fla.), Bretta Hart (Poplarville, Miss.) and Claudia Ortiz Ledesma (Carolina, Puerto Rico).

Fans can follow all the action at the FIBA Europe website.

England U18 FIBA European Championship Roster

Name

Club

Region

Evelyn Adebayo

Haringey Angels

London

Jay-Ann Bravo-Harriott

Haringey Angels

London

Anna Forsyth

Oaklands College

East

Shequila Joseph

Haringey Angels

London

Megan Lewis

Sevenoaks Suns

South East

Leah McDerment

Manchester Mystics

North West

Lauren Milligan

Hertfordshire Warriors

South

Janice Monakana

Haringey Angels

London

Harriet Ottewill-Soulsby

Loughborough University

East Midlands

Francesca Quinn

Hertfordshire Warriors

East

Paige Robinson

Lewisham Thunder

London

Freya Szmidt

Reading Rockets

South

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August 12, 2013
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