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January 20, 2021
Molly Taylor

College – Loyola University Maryland First season as a professional in the WBBL and at Newcastle. A former GB Under-20 international that started out in Kingston’s junior academy. Attended NCAA Loyola University for four years from 2016 before graduating in 2020 and joining the Newcastle roster. Another player with the potential to make a big…

January 20, 2021
Alison Gorrell

College – Florida Atlantic University A potential match-winner every time she steps on court, she’s been a prolific scorer in the WBBL since first arriving in Newcastle back in 2016. Can score inside and outside and rebounds well at both ends of the floor. Had a four-year college career split between Wyoming and Florida Atlantic…

January 20, 2021
Abby Lowe

College – San Diego State University Capped by Great Britain at U-16, 18 and 20 level she played at Barking Abbey from 2014 – 2016 before moving to USA to play at San Diego for two seasons although didn’t play in 2018/19. Looked as if she might be lost to basketball but persuaded to sign…

December 17, 2020
Justin Gordon

High School – Northside Christian Academy, Charlotte, North Carolina College – Wofford University, NCAA Division 1 2012 – 2016 Professional – Sandringham Sabres Australia SEABL 2017, Rotterdam Challengers Holland Eredivisie, PS Karlsruhe Lions Germany ProA Sept/Oct 2019, KFUM Jamtland Sweden Basketligan Nov 19/20 Hugely athletic forward that plays bigger than his height and is a…

December 17, 2020
Sean Murphy

College – Gateshead Career – Eagles Academy & Team Newcastle University. Another youngster that has come through the ranks and played for Eagles Head Coach at Gateshead College before being added to the roster this season as well as doubling up in EBL Division 1.

December 17, 2020
Louis Sayers

Professional – Reading Rockets EBL Division 1 2008 – 2011, Brunel University 2011/12, Hemel Storm 2012/13 EBL Division 1, Reading Rockets EBL Division 1 2013/14, Plymouth Raiders BBL 2014/15, Leeds Force BBL 2015/16, SG Luetzel-Post Koblenz Germany-Regionalliga 2016/17, Plymouth Raiders BBL 2017/18, Cheshire Phoenix 2018 – 2020. Very solid contributor mainly from the bench but…

December 17, 2020
Rex Pflueger

High School – Mater Dei (California) College – NCAA Division 1 Notre Dame University 2015 – 2020 From California, Rex qualifies for a British passport as his late mother was British. Had five years at Notre Dame University owing to a year-out with injury. Ended up playing the most ever games in the university’s history…

October 9, 2019
Sauveur Kande

Career – Eagles Academy, Under 23’s, Under 18’s Strong youngster that has come through The Eagles Academy system. Given an opportunity in pre-season 2019/20 and did enough to earn a spot on the roster and returned for a second season.

September 17, 2017
Darius Defoe

Professional – Newcastle Eagles 2004 – Present A BBL legend and part of every single Eagles team that has won silverware making him the most decorated player in The BBL with 25 National titles to his name. Incredibly loyal servant in his 17th consecutive season. Immensely strong forward with great inside presence. Really strong defensively but…