Kareem Queeley – Real Madrid Basketball

Kareem Queeley joins Real Madrid

Leicester Warriors are very happy to announce that Kareem Queeley (2001 born) from the Leicester Warriors has signed for Real Madrid Basketball Club. This is an amazing achievement and he will be sorely missed by all his fellow players, coaches and also parents.

He has been a cornerstone of the Leicester Warriors Basketball Junior programme and we wish him all the best for the future.

  • Coach Arbham Giga – “Kareem has been a delight to coach and always smiling, good luck Kareem”.
  • Coach Denley Andrews – “I saw Kareem when he first joined the primary school and asked him if he wanted to play basketball. From the day I saw him he has grown into a great player, and I wish him all the best for the future”.
  • Coach Mebs Bachoo – “I have been coaching Kareem for the past few years and he is a very mature player. We will miss his smile and he has been a great kid to coach”
  • Director of Basketball – Karl Brown – “Kareem has come through our Leicester Warriors junior programme and has been a a very hard worker. He is always learning, and this is a great opportunity for him, and I wish him all the best for the future”.

Kareem Queeley joined Leicester Warriors basketball club in 2011 as a 10 year old where, and he has achieved great successes with the club.

U13s Midlands Champions
U14s Midlands Champions
U15s Midlands Champions
Schools Basketball Champions

He was the only Brit selected to play for Real Madrid earlier this year.

He flew out twice this year and won the MVP of the Minocopa! He scored 36 points and 13 rebounds in the final for 43 of evaluation.

and in his first tournament, the Tournament of L’Hospitalet, he swept the Barcelona with 25 points and 7 rebounds in just 19 minutes!

He has also represented Basketball England U15s and U16s over the summer.

Watch Kareem in action at Real Madrid

Since Kareem won the MVP at the Minocopa Tournament there has been many European news articles about him. Below are just a few:

Real Madrid come for Kareem Queeley Lazar Zivanovic and Mario Nakic. The club will be three of the best European prospects have of 2001.

Kareem Queeley (2001 / front / 1.91 meters): Born in St. Kitts and Nevis and the British formed in Leicester, as we have, the world champion last season and MVP English schools told U13 Championship crowned on their performance in the final stratosphere , 59 points and 32 rebounds in December last year has been tested for the first time with the merengue group children and Tournament final against Barcelona L’Hospitalet scored 25 points and 7 rebounds for the evaluation 27 points in 19 minutes.

Happy with his game and with the idea of trying a script in the top level by again the shirt of Real Madrid in the Copa Mini encesa 2015 he became a master and surprised everyone with his spectacular actions. Their averages were of 19.25 points and 7.5 rebounds on 20.5 estimate in 22 minutes with a superb performance in the final against Unicaja, where he has 36 points and 13 rebounds for the assessment 43 that helped him to the MVP to reach.

He is currently on European trip to Madrid to sign in Lithuania with the U16 team of the British, the players two years older than him assembled, and at the end of their participation its commitment to the club.

(source: http://realmadridfcupdate.blogspot.co.uk/2015/08/real-madrid-came-kareem-queeley-lazar.html)

St.Kitts Baller Selected to England Under 16 National Team

Basseterre, St. Kitts (July 30th 2015):-England based Kittitian Baller Kareem Queeley has been selected to the Under 16 National Basketball Team of England.

Queeley has selected to the 12-man England Under-16 Men’s squad ahead of the European Championship in Lithuania that starts on August 6th 14 Year Old Queeley received Europe-wide recognition after being named MVP of Spain’s Minicopa Endesa in February which earned him a call-up to the Under-15 English Development Squad that played in Copenhagen in June.

Queeley dominated the Spanish tournament while representing Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid.

The 6’-2” Queeley who has been dominating junior basketball in England over the past two seasons, finished the Spanish tournament with a 43 efficiency rating in the final after a 36 point, 13 rebound double double in the final, where he led Real Madrid to a 83-60 win over Unicaja
It was the second time representing Real Madrid for 14 year old Queeley – who also was flown out for a tournament for them before Christmas.

(source:http://www.freedomskn.com/st-kitts-baller-selected-to-england-under-16-national-team/)

He has an air of Scottie Pippen

In 2013 Real Madrid won the Minicopa Endesa MVP Doncic Luka . Title reissued in 2014 with Tomas Balciunas as MVP (the Lithuanian in the end it did not stay in the white team). In 2015 the white team triumphed again , this time with the ‘matador’ Queeley Kareem , an Englishman of 13 years and 1.88 m., as MVP.
The star has uncovered the Minicopa and are already ACB .Queeley, who came to test the Minicopa from England, astonished the members of the first team of Real Madrid. “He has an air of Scottie Pippen,” they commented the meringues players in the stands.
The numbers in the final Queeley say it all: 36 points, 13 rebounds and 43 valuation, statistics which the guy … adorned with five mates! (Do not miss them in the video).
Unlike what happened with Balciunas, for which Real Madrid did not bet, this time the club of Concha Espina Queeley Kareem has enrolled in the structure of its successful quarry for next year.
(source:http://www.marca.com/2015/02/22/baloncesto/copa-rey/1424625210.html)

NBA Draft

http://www.nbadraft.net/players/kareem-queeley

 

We wish Kareem all the best for the future.

One Comment

  1. Steve G

    4th September 2015 at 6:51 am

    Brilliant news.

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