Blaž Mesiček

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Blaž Mesiček
No. 77 – Mega Bemax
PositionShooting guard
LeagueBasketball League of Serbia
ABA League
Personal information
Born (1997-06-12) June 12, 1997 (age 22)
Ljubljana, Slovenia
NationalitySlovenian
Listed height1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)
Listed weight87 kg (192 lb)
Career information
NBA draft2019 / Undrafted
Playing career2014–present
Career history
2013–2016Union Olimpija
2014–2015Škofja Loka
2016–2018Enel Basket Brindisi
2018Petrol Olimpija
2019Pistoia Basket 2000
2019–presentMega Bemax

Blaž Mesiček (born June 12, 1997) is a Slovenian professional basketball player for Mega Bemax of the Basketball League of Serbia and ABA League. Born in Ljubljana, Slovenia, he is a 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) tall Shooting guard.

Playing career[edit]

He played for his hometown team LOGO Grosuplje and in the summer of 2013 moved to Slovenian powerhouse Union Olimpija where he played for the U-17 and U-19 teams. For the 2014–15 season, he was on loan with Slovenian second-tier club Škofja Loka. He was the best player on the team and one of the best scorer of the league, tallying 21.1 points per contest.

In the summer of 2015, he signed a pro contract with Union Olimpija and received quality minutes in the Adriatic League and the FIBA Eurocup. He was recognized by FIBA and attended the FIBA European U18 All-Star Game during the European Championship 2015 in Lille, France as one of the best 24 young players.[citation needed]

In December 2016, Mesiček signed with Enel Basket Brindisi of the Italian top tier Lega Basket Serie A (LBA).[1]

On August 9, 2018, He signed a two-year contract with Petrol Olimpija.[2] In December 2018, he parted ways with Petrol Olimpija [3]

On January 30, 2019, Mesiček signed a 30-days contract with Pistoia Basket 2000.[4]

After the short stint in Italy, he signed for the Serbian team Mega Bemax for the 2019–20 season in October 2019.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Il talento sloveno Blaz Mesicek si lega all'Enel Basket Brindisi" (in Italian). Newbasketbrindisi.it. Retrieved 2017-02-08.
  2. ^ "Blaz Mesicek signs two-year deal with Petrol Olimpija". Sportando. Retrieved August 9, 2018.
  3. ^ Petrol Olimpija and Mesiček terminated contract on mutual consent.
  4. ^ Blaz Mesicek signs with Pistoia.
  5. ^ "Blaž Mesiček reinforced Mega Bemax". aba-liga.com. Retrieved 17 October 2019.

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