#1. This week's number one is former international power forward Kourtney Treffers (186-94, currently plays in Italy). Treffers led Min.Battipaglia to a victory over the 11th-ranked Calabria (4-14) 52-43 in the Italian A2 (12th division) last Saturday.
She was MVP of the game. Treffers scored 13 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and made 2 blocks.
Minibasket Battipaglia (12-6) is placed fifth in South group.
The Regular Season already ended.
It's Treffers' first season with the team.
Treffers is currently sixth on the league's list of top scorers and also on the list of best rebounders (third place).
She has individually a very good season with high stats. Treffers averages: 16.2ppg, 10.1rpg, 1.9spg, 2FGP: 52.2%, 3FGP: 22.2% and FT: 60.9%.
She played for the Dutch senior national team two years ago.
#2. Second place goes to former international forward Sharon Beld (184-88, currently plays in Germany). Beld was the major contributor in Oberhausen's victory against the league outsider Wildcats Wolfenbuettel (0-3) 74-59 in the German DBBL on Saturday night.
She recorded 15 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists in 33 minutes.
evo New Basket Oberhausen (7-9) is placed ninth in the DBBL.
It was her team's fifth consecutive victory in a row.
Beld has relatively good stats this year: 11.6ppg, 4.3rpg, 1.7apg, 2FGP: 46.3%, 3FGP: 23.9% and FT: 51.7% in the 16 games she played so far.
She played for the Dutch national team in 2011.
#3. The Dutch player who performed third best last week abroad was an international guard Tanya Broering (178-84, currently plays in Spain). Broering contributed to Conquero's victory against the league outsider Socinsa Bembibre (2-13) 68-64 in the Spanish LFB in Friday night's game.
She recorded 8 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
Toyota Recreativo Conquero Huelva (5-10) is placed ninth in the LFB.
Broering's overall stats this season are: 8.1ppg, 2.8rpg, 2.8apg, 1.8spg, 2FGP: 48.5%, 3FGP: 28.6% and FT: 75.0%.
Ex-Lekdetec.nl Basketball player is also a member of the Dutch senior national team.
#4. Power forward Naomi Halman (191-86, college: Cal-Irvine, currently plays in Italy), who plays in the Italian A1 could not help Umbertide (8-6) to beat Lucca (11-3).
She was the second best scorer with 8 points. Halman also added 4 rebounds in 28 minutes.
Umbertide was badly defeated 66-48 at home by the second-ranked Lucca.
There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical.
This year Halman's overall stats are: 9.7ppg, 4.6rpg and 1.1apg in the 14 games.
She is also Dutch national team player.
#5. International guard Myrthe Beld (183-89, agency: Regeneracom Sports, currently plays in Spain) managed to help Uni Girona to win against the closely-ranked Perfumerias Avenida (11-3) 69-59 in the Spanish LFB on Sunday night.
Beld recorded 5 points.
It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Uni Girona (10-4) is placed third in the LFB.
Beld's total stats this season are: 3.7ppg, 1.8rpg, 1.4apg and 1.2spg.
She plays currently for the Dutch national team.
#6. Power forward Fieke Ligthart (184-90, currently plays in Germany) contributed to an easy victory against the league outsider Wildcats Wolfenbuettel (0-3) crushing them 75-54 in the German DBBL in Saturday night's game.
Ligthart scored 6 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 20 minutes.
SV Halle Lions (11-6) is placed second in the DBBL.
They ended the series of three consecutive loses.
This year Ligthart's total stats are: 7.5ppg and 5.8rpg in the six games.
She is an international player who is currently on the senior Dutch National Team roster.
#7. Former international forward Marlou De Kleijn (182-92, also represented by Regeneracom Sports, currently plays in Spain) contributed to a Cadi ICG Software's victory against the eighth-ranked Caja Rural (6-9) 89-79 in the Spanish LFB last Saturday.
De Kleijn recorded only 4 points.
Cadi ICG Software (7-7) is placed fourth in the LFB.
This season De Kleijn averages just 3.1ppg.
She used to play for the Dutch national team
two years ago.
#8. Guard Francis Donders (170-89, currently plays in Germany) was not able to help Osnabruck (9-7) in their game against Herner TC (5-12) in the German DBBL.
Donders recorded only 4 points in 15 minutes.
Osnabruck lost 72-76 on the road to the one of league's weakest teams (#11) Herner TC.
It was Osnabruck's first loss after three consecutive victories.
This year Donders averages just 2.6ppg in the seven games.
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), who plays in the Belgian Division I could not help one of league's weakest teams BBC Kangoeroes-Boom (15-2) in their last game. Despite her good performance BBC Kangoeroes-Boom lost 65-76 on the road to the leading Belfius Namur.
Bekkering was the second best scorer with 14 points. She also added 6 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 30 minutes; quite an impressive performance considering it's only Bekkering's second season in pro basketball. It was BBC Kangoeroes-Boom's first loss after thirteen consecutive victories.
It's Bekkering's first year with the team.
Bekkering belongs to league's top scorers (ranked #6) and also on the list of most steals (second place).
She has individually a very good year with high stats. Bekkering averages: 16.8ppg, 6.2rpg, 1.5apg and 2.6spg in the 17 games she played so far.
She has a dual citizenship: Canadian and Dutch.
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