Blue Devil Overseas Update
Maccabi Ramat Hen - Israel
2012-13 Stats: 8 games, 16.8 PPG, 8.9 RPG, 2.4 APG, 1.8 SPG, 0.8 BPG
Christmas is the leading scorer for the Maccabi Ramat Hen through eight games this season, shooting the ball better than 50.0 percent. In a recent loss against Ramat Hasharon, Christmas posted 20 points and nine rebounds. In a game against Elitzur Ramla, Christmas scored a team-high 20 points and recorded eight rebounds. She has notched double-doubles in back-to-back games with the first coming against Hap.Petah Tikva with a team-high 23 points and a game-high 14 rebounds, the second double-double was against Maccabi Ashdod with 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Vologda Chevakata - Russia
2012-13 Stats: 9 games, 6.9 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 2.1 APG, 1.3 SPG, 0.1 BPG
Thomas has played a key part for Vologda Chevakata in Russia to begin the 2012-13 season, starting the majority of games. In a game on Nov. 25, Thomas had 14 points and recorded a team-high six assists in the win. She is currently second on the team, averaging 2.1 assists per game.
Jiangsu Phoenix - China
2012-13 Stats: 18 games, 18.1 PPG, 15.1 RPG, 0.4 APG, 0.2 SPG, 0.9 BPG
Through the first 18 games of the season in the China-WCBA league, Thomas is leading the Jiangsu Phoenix in scoring averaging 18.1 points per game and rebounding with 15.1 per game. She has consistently shot the ball well with a 63.7 shooting percentage for the season. In a game on Nov. 10 against Shenyang, Thomas collected her fifth double-double of the season with 20 points and a game-high 24 rebounds. In a game against Heilongjiang, Thomas scored a season-high 39 points and notched 20 rebounds in her team's 74-64 win. Jiangsu is in fourth place in the WCBA standings with a record of 12-8
Samsun - Turkey
2012-13 Stats: 12 games, 12.1 PPG, 12.2 RPG, 1.3 APG, 1.1 SPG, 1.5 BPG
As the only member of her team to play in all 12 teams they have played this season, Black is averaging a double-double per game with 12.1 points and 12.2 rebounds. Black leads her team in field-goal percentage with a 51.7 percentage for the season. In her third game of the year, Black led her team to a 62-49 victory over Besiktas. In the win, Black posted 19 points and a season-high 20 rebounds. Samsun is 2-10 for the season and is in 12th-place in the TKBL standings.
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Union Lyon Basket Feminin - France
2012-13 Stats: 10 games, 14.7 PPG, 6.7 RPG, 1.0 APG, 1.4 SPG, 0.1 BPG
After missing the first four games of the season, Mims made her season debut on Oct. 20 and did not disappoint, scoring a season-high 25 points and grabbing nine rebounds. In a game on Dec. 2 against Union Hainaut, Mims recorded her first double-double of the year with 11 points and 11 boards. Mims is leading Union Lyon Basket Feminin in scoring to start the year, averaging 14.7 points per game.
TS Wisla Can-Pack Krakow - Poland
2012-13 Stats: 3 games, 13.7 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 1.7 APG, 2.3 SPG, 0.0 BPG
After signing to play in Poland, Beard has appeared in three games this season for the TS Wisla Can-Pack Krakow. In her debut on Nov. 24, Beard scored a game-high 23 points in the win. In her first three games of the season, Beard is averaging 13.7 points while shooting the ball 59.7-percent from the field.
CSM Targoviste - Romania
2012-13 Stats: 2 games, 14.5 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 1.0 APG, 1.5 SPG, 0.5 BPG
Currie has played in two games this season for the CSM Targoviste in the Romania Division A league. In her most recent game against Sf. Gheorghe, Currie scored 17 points and snatched four boards.
Flammes Carolo Basket Ardennes ASPTT - France
2012-13 Stats: 5 games, 16.4 PPG, 1.6 RPG, 1.2 APG, 0.4 SPG, 0.2 BPG
Mosch has appeared in five games this season for the French-LFB team, averaging a team best 16.4 points over that span. In a game on Dec. 16, Mosch scored 21 points on 7-of-10 shooting to help Charleville defeat Nantes, 84-71. Mosch ranks second on Charleville in made three pointers for the year with nine, she also has the highest three-point shooting percentage on the team. Charleville ranks tied for ninth in the league.
Townsville Fire - Australia
2012-13 Stats: 16 games, 10.2 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 3.1 APG, 1.0 SPG, 0.4 BPG
Playing in her home country of Australia, Foley has appeared in 15 games this season and ranks third on the Fire in scoring averaging 10.5 points per game, while she is tied for the team lead with 2.9 assists per game. Foley has had nine games with three assists or more, including five assists on three separate occasions. Foley scored her season-high of 20 points on Nov. 30 against Adelaide on 9-of-16 shooting. Townsville ranks fourth in the WNBL standings with an 8-7 record.
Toulouse Metropole Basket - France
2012-13 Stats: 14 games, 9.9 PPG, 6.4 RPG, 0.9 APG, 1.8 SPG, 1.1 BPG
Gay is playing in the France-LFB league with the Toulouse Metropole Basket and is third on the team in scoring, averaging 9.9 points per game. Gay was the second leading scorer in the team's win over Union Hainaut, chipping in 16 points and five rebounds to help her team earn a 72-69 win. She ranks tied for the team lead averaging 6.4 rebounds per game, while she also ranks second on the team in steals and blocks.
BK Czech Coal Aldast Strakonice - Czech Republic
2012-13 Stats: 8 games, 14.6 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 1.6 APG, 2.1 SPG, 0.4 BPG
Selby has appeared in eight games this season and is tied for the team lead in scoring, averaging 14.6 points per game. In a recent game against USK Praha, Selby scored a game-high 26 points, while going 2-of-3 from beyond the arc. Selby also added five steals in the game, as she leads her team in average steals per game with 2.1.
Bendigo Bank Spirit - Australia
2012-13 Stats: Has not played due to injury
Scheer went back to the United States after suffering a knee injury, but is scheduled to play for Hobart Tasmania in Australia starting in March.