Basketball ● Athlete
Basketball Mantovana announces that he has signed the athlete Marco Timperi with a biennial contract with option for the third year. Born in Atri (TE) on 22/07/1997, 194 cm. Of height, Marco can play the role of guard and wing. He moves his first steps to the youth of Pineto and then passes to Pescara in 2010 where he continues his youth career and moves his first steps with the "senior" in the Serie C championship. In the last three seasons Marco's training has been completed with the Pescara Amateur racket where he grew season after season in Serie B. In 2013/14 he closed the season with 14.32 minutes average on the parquet and 3.2 points and 2.6 rebounds. The following season and the statistics increase (15.53 minutes in the regular season and 21.32 in the 6 playoffs) by putting 5.4 points and 2.9 rebounds (6.2 points and 5.0 rebounds in the playoffs). In the 2015/16 season, just finished Marco was among the protagonists of Pescara who has touched the promotion in A2. In the regular season 30 races played with 8.7 points, 4.1 rebounds and 0.9 assist averages in 27.41 minutes on the parquet. In the playoffs, finished with defeat in the 3-2 final against Montegranaro, Timperi closes with 9.2 points, 5.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 32.37 minutes. He also played in the Serie B "Citroen All Star Game 2016" with 8 points for reporting. With the Italian national first 14 years experience with the Friendship Tournament in Spain and later with the Under 16 (Youth Olympics) and Under 17 and 18 experiences. Marco will wear the white shirt # 12. The first words released by Marco: "I am very happy to be part of this great reality from the next season and to defend the colors of the city of Mantua. I look forward to starting this new adventure, which will be my first A2 experience and also the first away from home. Finally, I would like to thank the coach and all the Stings Society that have done all this possible ... see us at the palace! " Gabriele Casalvieri's white-collar statement: "We are delighted to have won the competition of so many companies who wanted to take Marco, one of the most interesting youngsters in the Serie B championship that will surely be able to make a big contribution to the field. A great welcome to Marco in Stings! "