Tomas Ress

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Tomas Ress
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No. 14 – Reyer Venezia Mestre
Position Center
League Lega Basket Serie A
Personal information
Born (1980-08-22) August 22, 1980 (age 36)
Salorno, Italy
Nationality Italian
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school Champagnat Catholic School
(Hialeah, Florida)
College Texas A&M (1999–2003)
NBA draft 2003 / Undrafted
Playing career 1997–present
Career history
1997–1998 Virtus Bologna
2003–2005 Victoria Libertas Pesaro
2005–2006 Fortitudo Bologna
2006–2007 Pallacanestro Reggio Emilia
2007–2014 Montepaschi Siena
2014–present Reyer Venezia Mestre

Tomas Ress (born August 22, 1980) is an Italian professional basketball player who currently plays for Reyer Venezia Mestre of the Lega Basket Serie A. He is a 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) tall 111 kg (245 lb.) center.

Amateur career[edit]

Ress played high school basketball at Champagnat Catholic School in Hialeah, Florida. He then played college basketball at Texas A&M University with the Texas A&M Aggies.

Professional career[edit]

Ress began his pro career with Virtus Bologna during the 1997-98 season. He then moved to Victoria Libertas Pesaro, before joining Fortitudo Bologna. He then moved to Pallacanestro Reggio Emilia, before moving to Montepaschi Siena. In July 2014, he signed with Reyer Venezia Mestre.[1]

Italian national team[edit]

Rees played with the Italian national basketball team at the 2005 Mediterranean Games, where he won the gold medal.


Ress' sister is former WNBA player Kathrin Ress.


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