#1. This week's number one is an international power forward Naomi Halman (191-86, college: Cal-Irvine, currently plays in Italy). She led Umbertide to a victory against the ninth-ranked Pall.Pozzuoli (2-8) 75-61 in the Italian A1 in Sunday night's game.
Halman scored 13 points and grabbed 8 rebounds in 30 minutes on the court.
Liomatic Umbertide (7-3) is placed fourth in the A1.
It's Halman's first season with the team.
She has relatively good stats this year: 10.5ppg, 4.6rpg, 2FGP: 46.0% and FT: 72.2% in the 10 games she played so far.
Halman is currently a member of the Dutch senior national team.
#2. Second place goes to former international power forward Kourtney Treffers (186-94, currently plays in Italy). Treffers contributed to Min.Battipaglia's victory against the 19th-ranked Meccanica NB (6-4) 70-64 in the Italian A2 (12th division) on Sunday night.
She scored 8 points, grabbed 9 boards, dished 3 assists and stole 3 balls in 27 minutes.
Minibasket Battipaglia (8-5) is placed sixth in South group.
There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical.
Treffers has individually a very good year with high stats. She averages: 15.5ppg, 9.1rpg, 1.8spg, 2FGP: 51.0% and FT: 56.8% in the 13 games.
Treffers played for the Dutch national team in 2011.
#3. The Dutch player who performed third best last week abroad was former international forward Marlou De Kleijn (182-92, agency: Regeneracom Sports, currently plays in Spain). She contributed to a Cadi ICG Software's victory against the closely-ranked Gran Canaria (4-7) 78-67 in the Spanish LFB in Saturday night's game.
De Kleijn scored 8 points.
Cadi ICG Software (5-6) is placed seventh in the LFB.
This season De Kleijn averages only 3.0ppg, 2FGP: 37.5%, 3FGP: 8.3% and FT: 75.0%.
She played for the Dutch national team two years ago.
#4. Guard Myrthe Beld (183-89, also represented by Regeneracom Sports, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish LFB could not help Argon Uni Girona (7-3) to beat Gran Canaria (4-7). Beld did not have that impressive stats last Saturday.
She scored only 1 points in 13 minutes.
Argon Uni Girona was edged 61-59 on the road by the lower-ranked (#9) Gran Canaria.
They ended the series of five consecutive victories.
This year Beld's overall stats are: 3.9ppg, 1.8rpg, 1.8apg and 1.4spg in the 10 games.
She is also Dutch national team player.
#5. International guard Tanya Broering (178-84, currently plays in Spain) was not able to help Conquero (2-9) in their game against Cadi ICG Software (5-6) in the Spanish LFB.
Broering scored 6 points and had 5 steals.
Conquero was defeated 78-70 in Seu D'urgell by the higher-ranked Cadi ICG Software (#7).
It was Conquero's fourth consecutive loss in a row.
Broering's total stats this season are: 8.9ppg, 3.0rpg, 2.9apg and 2.1spg.
She plays currently for the Dutch national team.
One more player who has never been selected to any of national teams, but has Dutch passport:
#1.Janelle Bekkering (181-SF-88, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in Belgium) was the major contributor in a BBC Kangoeroes-Boom's victory against the tenth-ranked Jeugd Gentson (3-10) crushing them 87-61 in the Belgian Division I last Saturday.
She recorded 11 points, 3 assists and 7 steals.
BBC Kangoeroes-Boom (12-1) is placed first in the Division I.
It was her team's tenth consecutive victory in a row.
Bekkering belongs to league's top scorers (ranked #3) and also on the list of most steals (second place).
She has individually a very good season with high stats. Bekkering averages: 18.6ppg, 6.8rpg, 1.5apg and 2.7spg.
She has a dual citizenship: Canadian and Dutch.
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