Wednesday, September 23, 2009
CB Qalat Cajasol signed Rolands Freimanis
CB Qalat Cajasol reinforced its roster with Latvian player Rolands Freimanis (208-F-88). The 21-year old big guy is coming to Spain from ASK Riga, where he spent last couple of years.
He appeared 23 times in Baltic league (Challenge Cup) last season averaging 7.1 ppg and 3.7 rpg for 23 games. In Latvian league Freimanis collected 8.2 ppg and 3.8 rpg for 30 games.
This summer Rolands Freimanis was a member of Team Latvia on EuroBasket 2009 in Poland. However, he did not have a chance to play on this prestigious event. In 2008, Freimanis was a part of U20 Lithuania on U20 EuroBasket in Riga. He appeared 7 times averaging 11 ppg and 5.7 rpg. A year before he played on U20 EuroBasket in Nova Gorica regsiering 3 ppg and 4.6 rpg. Freimanis in the past was a member of U16 and U18 Latvia.
Season 2007/08 Rolands Freimanis also spent with ASK Riga, as well as a year before that. In 2007/08 he shined in Latvian championship with 16.7 ppg and 6 rpg for 20 games. Qalat Cajasol will compete next season in LEB Silver. The competition is divided in two groups and Qalat is placed to Group B.
source : eurobasket.com