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Keilor Thunder Signs WNBL Star Maddison Rocci for the 2024 NBL1 Season
The Keilor Thunder is thrilled to announce the signing of basketball sensation Maddison Rocci for the upcoming 2024 NBL1 season. Rocci, a star in the Australian basketball scene, brings a wealth of talent, energy, and a winning spirit to the Thunder roster.
Maddison Rocci has quickly established herself as one of the most dynamic and exciting players in Australian basketball. Known for her exceptional ball-handling skills, court vision, and scoring ability, Rocci has garnered widespread recognition for her outstanding performances on the court.
Rocci's journey in basketball has been marked by numerous accolades and accomplishments. A two-time WNBL Champion, Rocci currently plays with the Southside Flyers in the WNBL, averaging 10.4PPG, 4.7APG and 3.8RPG
The Keilor Thunder, see Rocci as a perfect fit for their squad. As the team looks forward to the challenges of the 2024 NBL1 season, the addition of Rocci is expected to elevate the Thunder's competitiveness and add a new dimension to their playing style.
Head Coach, Kristi Harrower, expressed excitement about the signing, saying, "We are absolutely thrilled to welcome Maddy to the Keilor Thunder family. Maddy’s skill set, leadership, and competitive spirit align perfectly with our team's values. We believe her presence on the court will not only enhance our performance but also inspire our players to reach new heights."
Maddy Rocci also shared her enthusiasm about joining the Keilor Thunder, stating, “I am excited to sign with Keilor and play under Kristi. As a point guard, I am always looking to improve and develop my game. Kristi is someone I know I can learn from given her experience in the WNBA, WNBL and with the Opals”
Basketball fans and supporters of the Keilor Thunder can anticipate an electrifying season ahead, as Maddison Rocci adds her firepower next to already signed WNBL star Isabelle Bourne. The 2024 NBL1 season is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated yet, with the Keilor Thunder poised to make a strong impact under the leadership of their newest star player.
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