Sierra Leonean player Victoria Macfoy selected for 2024 NBA Academy Women's Global Program 

Tue, Jan 30, 2024
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THE participants connected with their peers from around the world and engaged in basketball and life skills development programming under the guidance of current and former WNBA players and NBA Academy staff.

The NBA Academy Women’s Virtual Program featured holistic skill development programming that includes basketball lessons, instructions and challenges centered around ball-handling, passing, footwork and rebounding.  Additionally, the prospects attended life skills and leadership development sessions focusing on nutrition, goal setting, personal branding, mental wellness, player pathway education and women’s empowerment. 
  
Africa Participants:
 

Full NameCountry
Helena Mbelo MuyaAngola
Habiba Mahmoud Elsayed Ali OmarEgypt
Haya ElhalawanyEgypt
Eze Bright ChinecheremNigeria
Franca IyamahNigeria
Victoria MacfoySierra Leone
Upendo Isaya KatamboiTanzania

 
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-JANUARY 30, 2024 @ 12:35 GMT|

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