Four Albertans selected to attend Canada Basketball's U18 Women's training camp

Jun. 02, 2024

Four Albertans are among the 15 athletes selected to attend training camp for Canada Basketball’s U18 Women’s National Team, taking place at Humber College in Toronto from June 1 to 11.


Olivia Leung (Calgary), Ify Nwaobi (Calgary), Jayda Queeley (Edmonton) and Nyadieng Yeich (Calgary) are part of the camp, which is being held in advance of the FIBA U18 Women's AmeriCup 2024.

Following camp, Canada Basketball will name its roster that will compete at the U18 Women’s AmeriCup in Bucaramanga, Colombia from July 17 to 23.

Leung, Queeley and Yeich were all members of the ABA (Alberta Basketball Association) 17U Girls provincial team that won silver at the 2023 Canada Basketball National Championships.