GB U18 Training Squads named as Scots receive call-ups

June 19, 2017

The first ever GB Basketball U18 selection camps were held in Leicester this past weekend and after a brilliant two days of training and team building, basketballscotland, in partnership with British Basketball, are delighted to confirm the training rosters for both U18 Men and Women. 

Having recently made his Scotland Senior debut, Callan Low will be determined to continue working hard as the only Scot named in the U18 Men's training roster. Low will be competing for a spot in the final roster ahead of the team's trip to Estonia for the European Championships.

Meanwhile, Scots duo Alix Henderson and Megan Jones have been named to Vanessa Ellis' U18 Women's training squad. The U18 Women will continue their preparation ahead of this year's European Championship in Dublin, Ireland. 

Speaking on the recent team announcement, Head of Basketball at basketballscotland, Barry Lang commented: "It's great news for the three players selected to the GB U18 training squads. This is an exciting opportunity for all of them to represent Great Britain for the first time and the whole team at basketballscotland will be right behind their journey as they bid for spots on the final rosters ahead of European Championships. These players are excellent role models for their fellow athletes in Scotland and have shown the characteristics required to compete at the elite level."

Find out more about the recent squad announcements by clicking HERE.