Mark inks Florencia Palacios
Mark Basket Marbo Kinna (Damligan) agreed terms with 32-year old Argentinian ex-international forward Florencia Palacios (183-85). She is a dual citizen owning also Italian passport. Palacios played last season at Chabibeh in Lebanese Division I. She helped them to make it to the semifinals. Palacios also played that season for Barmer in German 2.Bundesliga where in 9 games she had 7.3ppg and 4.7rpg. She also spent pre-season at ChemCats Chemnitz in German league that year. The other team Palacios played that season for was Cote Vermeille Alberes Basket (NF3) in French league. In 8 games she recorded very impressive stats: 18.9ppg, 5.8rpg and 3.8apg.
She also played at the South American Club Championship three years ago.
Palacios is quite experienced player. She has played in seven different countries on three different continents (Europe, Latin America and of course North America). Palacios has played previously professionally in Chile (Los Leones and Univ. Austral), Denmark (Lemvig), Luxembourg (Sparta), Spain, Italy (Napoli BK Women, Scrivia and Il Fotoamatore Firenze), WABA (Chicago S.) and Argentina (La Union).
She could be described: Very strong Forward who can play in both 3 and 4 position. Very good 3point shooter and jump shoot.
She can play both forward, very fast moving close to the basket and strong defense. She is quick and strong at the same time and can guards small and power forward into or outside the paint. She is a very good mid and long range shooter, skills which allow her to dribbling from the basket or use her good jumper. Great moves in the paint. She likes to play hard and she is very professional. Long experience around many different countries and top divisions.
By Eurobasket Data Center
MARBO BASKET OFFICIAL:
Värvningsnytt för damlaget!
Vi säger varmt välkommen till Florencia Palacios som förstärker damlaget nu till kommande säsong.
Flo kommer senast från att ha spelat i Libanon och har under sitt karriär varit aktiv basketspelare i hela 10 länder.
"Det känns väldigt bra att ha klart med Flo som kommer att kunna bidra med mycket rutin men också att skapa ett snabbare spel för oss kommande säsong. En hård krigande spelare där stora kvalitéer finns både offensivt och defensivt. " Kommenterar Coach Robin
Flo kommenterar själv att: I am so happy and excited to be part of Marbo Basket and to play in a championship that I have heard a lot of good things! I have been playing in different countries but I am looking forward to come to Sweden and try to do my best for the team! I can't wait to meet my new teammates and the club!