Washington Called to Great Britain Camp

Category: News
Author: Joe Pinchin
Date: 16th July, 2014

Leicester Riders Point Guard Conner Washington has received a call up to Great Britain Senior Men’s Camp following a break out year in the BBL.

Washington became a key factor in the rotation of the Riders in the BBL this season, helping the team to lift the BBL Cup alongside a top-four finished and strong playoff run.

“It’s great to be called up to camp this week to represent Team GB. Its gonna be awesome!” – Washington on GB Camp

The young guard has previously featured in the Great Britain U20 programme as well as attending Great Britain.

Coach Paternostro is pleased for the young British point-guard.

“We love the way Conners game continues to develop and are excited that he gets this opportunity.”

Loughborough University Coach Mark Jarram is excited to see Conner get the call.

“I’m happy for Conner. I think he’s coming off a really good season and it’s nice for him to be called up for the opportunity. I’m sure he will make the most of it and we all wish him good luck”

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