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Chantelle Handy
Chantelle Handy
DOB16th Jun 1987
BirthplaceConsett, Durham, England
Height1.88 m (6' 2")
PositionForward
ClubOrmanspor, TUR
Caps91
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International Career:

Having represented England at Cadette and Under-18 level, Handy made her Great Britain senior debut in 2007 against Norway, contributing to the successful promotion push into Division A. Handy was part of the Great Britain team at the 2009 World University Games, where she averaged 11 points and 7.6 rebounds across seven games, including a team-high 25 points in a victory over Slovakia. She also led the team in scoring at the 2011 World University Games in China. A starter at the 2011 EuroBasket Women Finals in Lithuania, she grabbed 10 points and 5 rebounds in the team’s win against Israel. She was part of Great Britain’s Olympic team in London in 2012.

Year by Year Stats:

 

 

PPG

RPG

APG

2012 Olympic Games (Great Britain)

1.8

0.6

0.8

2011 EuroBasket Women Finals(Great Britain)

5.7

3.3

1

2010 European Division A (Great Britain)

2.4

2

0.4

2008-9 European Division A (Great Britain)

2.2

1

0.5

2006-7 European Division B(Great Britain)

2.5

2.5

0.5

 

Club career:

Mersin, Turkey (2012- ), Athinaikos, Greece (2011-12), Ruzomberok, Slovakia (2011), Aris Thessaloniki, Greece (2010-11), Marshall University, USA, (2006-10), Mount de Chantal Academy, USA (2004-6)

Earning a scholarship to Marshall University, in Huntington, West Virginia after attending prep school in the same State, Handy established herself as an all-round contributor in NCAA basketball, averaging 11.1ppg and 6.5rpg in her senior season when she was third overall in Conference USA in field-goal percentage.

She began an impressive rookie professional season in Greece with Aris in 2010-11, where she also played in EuroCup Women, averaging 9.4 ppg and 5.4 rpg. She completed the season with Slovak teamRuzomberok, helping them to the league’s Final. She moved back to Greece to play for Athinaikos in 2011. She joined Turkish side Mersin in 2012 and was one of the most impressive players in their domestic league.

 

Year

Team

PPG

RPG

APG

2010

Aris

12

6

2

2010-11

Ruzomberok

2.8

3.1

1.1

2011-12

Athinaikos

13.2

5.1

2.2

2012-13

Mersin

13.6

5.6

1.3

Personal:

Handy attended Prudhoe Community High School in Northumbria until the age of 16, playing football at an accomplished level before deciding to move to the USA to pursue a basketball career. She is the daughter of Raymond and Jacqueline Handy and has one sister Chearlise. Her sporting idol is 2000 Olympic heptathlon gold medallist Denise Lewis. Favourite actress is Sandra Bullock. Would most like to meet NBA star Dwight Howard. Having completed a degree in adult fitness, Handy intends to become a physiotherapist after her basketball career.

Trivia:

Turned 26 years old on the day GB play Latvia at EuroBasket Women 2013.

Twitter:

@chan2211

 
Date Opposition Mins 2PT FG 3PT FG FT Reb PF Pts
20/08/2008
Lithuania Women
6




1
2
23/08/2008
Germany Women
6



3
2
2
27/08/2008
Israel Women
10



2
1
2
30/08/2008
Ukraine Women
17




2
3
06/09/2008
Lithuania Women
21



1
2
4
10/09/2008
Germany Women
2






13/09/2008
Israel Women






7
Total Played 7 62
0
0
0
6
8
20
Averages
8.86
0
0
0
0.86
1.14
2.86
Competition Team Played Mins 2PT FG 3PT FG FT Reb PF Pts
2008 - Eurobasket Women 2008
Great Britain Women
7
62



6
8
20
2008 Total

7
62



6
8
20
2008 averages


8.86
0
0
0
0.86
1.14
2.86
2007 - Women's EuroBasket
Great Britain Women
4
55



10
7
10
2007 Total

4
55



10
7
10
2007 averages


13.75
0
0
0
2.5
1.75
2.5
Total - EuroBasket Women 2015

7
62



6
8
20
Total - Women's EuroBasket

4
55



10
7
10
Total

11
117
0
0
0
16
15
30
Averages


10.64
0
0
0
1.45
1.36
2.73
A plus sign (+) in the played column denotes substitute appearance
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