Billie Massey, the young player of Sint-Katelijne-Waver, belgium, is the past weekend during the ‘Basketball Without Borders Global Camp in Los Angeles voted Most Valuable Player (MVP). That announced its coach Arvid Diels. The program for young European players was organized by FIBA, NBA and WNBA.
The 17-year-old Oostendense was one of the 25 players, born after 2000, who participated in the fourth edition of the program, which has the goal of new talents to be discovered.
Last summer was Massey (1m88) in the Hungarian Sopron voted MVP at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS U18. Belgium became a European champion, under the guidance of coach Arvid Diels, also the coach of Massey in Sint-Katelijne-Waver.
Massey received last month, for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS-qualification-international match of the Belgian Cats against the Czech republic (10 February), a first selection for the Belgian A-team. For the relocation to Switzerland was to Massey forced to give up for the sake of her trip to the US.