Liberty Overseas Report Oct. 16- 28

Most of the action overseas is officially underway and it’s been another great week of basketball for your favorite Liberty players. Below is a summary of the games played from Oct. 16 through Oct. 28. Continue to follow the Liberty as they compete and excel overseas in Europe/Australia.

The Dandenong Rangers are off to a successful start this season led by Leilani Mitchell as they hold the top spot in the WNBL with a 5-1 record. Last week, Mitchell was named WNBL’s Player of the Week and she is currently averaging 7.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 7.0 assists per game.

Plenette Pierson (@DaEnforcer33) put up an impressive performance this past week in Slovakia. She scored a game-high 30 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the Good Angels’ win over Zagreb. In France, despite being off to a slow start with a 1-4 record, Alex Montgomery (@_alexANDRIA_88) is averaging 12.0 points and 6.2 rebounds per game for Tarbes.

This past week, Toni Young and Kamiko Williams faced off against each other with Williams’ team prevailing in the end. Elitzur Holon squeezed out a one-point victory over Maccabi Ramat Hen. Young (@4evaYOUNG15) finished with 16 points, five rebounds and two assists. Williams (@K_Benz4) scored 11 points, had five rebounds and six assists.

There was another Liberty vs. Liberty showdown this past week when Delisha Milton-Jones and Cappie Pondexter met in Turkey. Ultimately it was Pondexter’s (@cappa23) squad, Fenerbahce that picked up the win over Tarsus Bld. Milton-Jones (@DelishaMJones) contributed 17 points and nine rebounds. Kelsey Bone and first place Galatasaray are off to a 4-0 start in the Turkish league. Bone (@kelseybone3) is currently averaging 8.3 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game.

Be sure to following @nyliberty on Twitter and each of the players as they document their experiences overseas this offseason.

Oct. 16

Slovakia (MEL)Good Angels defeated Piestanske C. 68-45 Plennette Pierson (Good Angels) - 2 points (0-7 FG, 0-0 3FG), 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 3 turnovers (21 mins)

Oct. 19

Australia (WNBL)
Dandenong Rangers defeated Townsville 84-81
Leilani Mitchell (Dandenong) -13 points (1-3 FG, 3-5 3FG), 5 rebounds, 11 assists, 0 turnovers (33 mins)

France (LFB)
Villeneuve defeated Tarbes 66-88
Alex Montgomery (Tarbes) - 15 points (5-11 FG, 1-4 3FG), 8 rebounds, 1 assist, 3 turnovers (32 mins)

Turkey (TKB)Galatasaray defeated Botas 88-66
Kelsey Bone (Galatasaray) - 8 points (4-9 FG, 0-0 3FG), 8 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 turnovers (20 mins)

Turkey (TKB)
Ceyhan Bld. defeated Fenerbahce 55-63
Cappie Pondexter (Fenerbahce) - 8 points (3-12 FG, 0-1 3FG), 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 turnover (29 mins)

Oct. 23

France (LFB)
Lattes Montp. defeated Tarbes 51-76
Alex Montgomery (Tarbes) - 18 points (5-12 FG, 2-3 3FG), 8 rebounds, 0 assists, 3 turnovers (34 mins)

Turkey (TKB)
Galatasaray defeated Konak 62-39
Kelsey Bone (Galatasaray) - 4 points (1-4 FG, 0-0 3FG), 3 rebounds, 1 assist, 4 turnovers (14 mins)

Turkey (TKB)
Fenerbahce defeated Orduspor 81-54
Cappie Pondexter (Fenerbahce) - 8 points (2-5 FG, 0-2 3FG), 4 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 turnovers (22 mins)

Turkey (TKB)
Besiktas defeated Tarsus Bld. 54-56
Delisha Milton Jones (Tarsus Bld.)- 8 points (2-9 FG, 0-2 3FG), 6 rebounds, 0 assists, 2 turnovers (23 mins)

Oct. 25

Australia (WNBL)
Dandenong Rangers defeated Bulleen 72-57
Leilani Mitchell (Dandenong) - 7 points (3-4 FG, 0-2 3FG), 3 rebounds, 8 assists, 6 turnovers (26 mins)

Oct. 26

Australia (WNBL)
Dandenong Rangers defeated West Coast 90-36
Leilani Mitchell (Dandenong) - 2 points (0-1 FG, 0-1 3FG), 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 turnovers (21 mins)

France (LFB)
Bourges defeated Tarbes 62-78
Alex Montgomery (Tarbes) - 7 points (3-4 FG, 0-0 3FG), 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 turnover (20 mins)

Turkey (TKB)
Galatasaray defeated Mersin 65-45
Kelsey Bone (Galatasaray) - 6 points (3-5 FG, 0-0 3FG), 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 turnovers (22 mins)

Slovakia (MEL)
Good Angels defeated Novi Zagreb 82-78
Plennette Pierson (Good Angels) - 30 points (9-12 FG, 0-2 3FG), 9 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 turnovers (33 mins)

Oct. 27

Turkey (TKB)
Fenerbahce defeated Tarsus Bld. 84-60
Cappie Pondexter (Fenerbahce) - 0 points (0-2 FG, 0-0 3FG), 0 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 turnovers (14 mins)

Turkey (TKB)
Fenerbahce defeated Tarsus Bld. 60-84
Delisha Milton Jones (Tarsus Bld.) - 17 points (8-15 FG, 0-2 3FG), 9 rebounds, 1 assist, 3 turnovers (35 mins)

Oct. 28

Israel
Elitzur Holon defeated Maccabi R. Hen 58-57
Kamiko Williams (Elitzur Holon) - 11 points (4-8 FG, 1-6 3FG), 5 rebounds, 6 assists, 7 turnovers (40 mins)

Israel
Elitzur Holon defeated Maccabi R. Hen 57-58
Toni Young (Maccabi R. Hen) - 16 points (7-14 FG, 0-0 3FG), 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 turnovers (37 mins)