Snæfell men's basketball

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Snæfell
Leagues1. deild karla
Founded1964; 55 years ago (1964)
HistorySnæfell
1964–present
ArenaÍþróttahúsið Stykkishólmi
LocationStykkishólmur, Iceland
Team colorsRed, White, Blue
              
PresidentGunnar Svanlaugsson [1]
Head coachBaldur Þorleifsson
Jón Þór Eyþórsson
Championships1 Úrvalsdeild karla
Websitesnaefell.is

Snæfell men's basketball, commonly known as Snæfell, is the men's basketball department of Ungmennafélagið Snæfell[2], based in Stykkishólmur, Iceland.[3] It currently plays in the second-tier 1. deild karla.[4]

History[edit]

Snæfell won its first and only national championship in 2010, when it defeated Keflavík in the Úrvalsdeild karla finals.[5] It won the Icelandic Basketball Cup in 2008[6] and 2010.[7]

Honors[edit]

Notable players[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Coaches[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Félög Snæfell
  2. ^ Deildir
  3. ^ Félög Snæfell
  4. ^ Úrvalsdeild karla 2016-2017
  5. ^ Óskar Ófeigur Jónsson (29 April 2010). "Umfjöllun: Snæfellingar tryggðu sér fyrsta meistaratitilinn með stæl". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  6. ^ "Snæfell bikarmeistari í fyrsta sinn". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 24 February 2008. Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  7. ^ Tómas Þór Þórðarson (8 April 2014). "Níræðir herramenn sjá um að flagga á leikdögum". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 26 November 2017.
  8. ^ "Meistaratitlar karla". kki.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Saga Bikarúrslita KKÍ". kki.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  10. ^ "Meistarar meistaranna karla". kki.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  11. ^ "Saga Fyrirtækjabikars karla og kvenna". kki.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 16 June 2018.
  12. ^ "1. deild karla". kki.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 16 June 2018.
  13. ^ "Vladimir rekinn frá Snæfell". Karfan.is (in Icelandic). 8 October 2019. Retrieved 8 October 2019.

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