Ironi Nahariya

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Ironi Nahariya
Ironi Nahariya logo
Leagues Ligat HaAl
Founded 1970
History Hapoel Nahariya
(1970–2006)
Iscar Nahariya
(2007–2008)
Ironi Nahariya
(2008–present)
Arena Ein Sara Sport Hall
Arena Capacity 2,000[1]
Team colors White, Purple, White
         
President Nisim Alfasi
Head coach Eric Alfasi
Website ironinahariya.com
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away

Ironi Nahariya (Hebrew: עירוני נהריה‎‎) is a professional basketball club based in Nahariya in northern Israel. The team plays in Israeli Basketball Premier League.

History[edit]

Nahariya, which was founded as Hapoel Nahariya has played in the Israeli Premier League for the first time in the 1991/92 season. The club played there for two seasons until they relegated to the second league and two years later relegated again to the third league. In the 1999/00 season, Nahariya has promoted back to the second season and in the 2001/02 season they came back to the Premier League, after eight years of absence.

In 2009/10 the team relegated to the second league again, after losing a playoff series against Hapoel Holon .

Roster[edit]

Ironi Nahariya roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Age
SF 5 United States Brown, Gilbert 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 28 – (1987-09-07)7 September 1987
C 7 Israel Kokia, Uri 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 35 – (1981-05-14)14 May 1981
SG 8 Israel Asante, Eran 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 27 – (1988-09-06)6 September 1988
SG 9 Israel Berkovitz, Niv 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 30 – (1986-04-25)25 April 1986
PG 10 Israel Poland Brandwein, Oded 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 28 – (1988-02-15)15 February 1988
SG 11 Israel Slutsky, Tom 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 24 – (1992-05-05)5 May 1992
PG 14 Israel Navarro, Roi 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 20 – (1996-07-23)23 July 1996
SG 12 United States Nigeria Umeh, Michael 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 31 – (1984-09-18)18 September 1984
C 15 Israel Tamir, Daniel 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 25 – (1991-03-03)3 March 1991
C 20 United States Howell, Richard 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 25 – (1990-09-26)26 September 1990
F 21 United States Clark, Cameron 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 24 – (1991-09-16)16 September 1991
SG 22 United States Israel Fisher, Anthony 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 30 – (1986-01-31)31 January 1986
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Athletic trainer(s)
Team manager

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Roster
Updated: September 9, 2015

Season by season[edit]

Season Tier Division Pos. Postseason State Cup Other cups European competitions
2001–02 2 Liga Leumit 2 Runners-up Increase
2002–03 1 Super League 2 Runners-up
2003–04 1 Super League 3 Semifinals 3 FIBA Europe League
QF
2004–05 1 Super League 6 Quarterfinals 3 FIBA Europe League
QF
2005–06 1 Super League 4 Semifinals 3 FIBA Europe League
RS
2006–07 1 Super League 5 Quarterfinals 3 FIBA Europe League
RS
2007–08 1 Super League 4 Semifinals
2008–09 1 Super League 7 Quarterfinals Semifinals
2009–10 1 Super League 9 League Cup
RU
2010–11 2 Liga Leumit 14
2011–12 2 Liga Leumit 10
2012–13 2 Liga Leumit 2 Semifinalist
2013–14 2 Liga Leumit 1 Champions Increase
2014–15 1 Super League 10
2015–16 1 Super League 4 Quarterfinalist
2016–17 1 Super League 3 Champions League

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