Yurena Díaz has signed in Poland with MKS Polkowice
Spanish guard Yurena Díaz has
signed for the remainder of season 2015-16 with MKS Polkowice, currently in
first place in the Polish First Division League, with a streak of 10
consecutive wins including, defeating the strong Wisla Can-Pack from Krakow in
Yurena Díaz arrives to Polkowice after
playing four months in the French First Division League with Lyon, who
is currently in sixth position with a record of 6 wins and 4 losses and
achieving four wins in a row.
Yurena Díaz's debut will be on the 9th of January at AZS UMCS.
Yurena Díaz is a Spanish guard born in 1993, with impressive experience in the Spanish national teams (winning
7 medals). She also had spectacular seasons while playing with C.B. Islas
Canarias in Spanish First Division League (averaging 13.3 points in the
2012-13, 10.1 points in the 2013-14 and 11 points in the 2014-15) and was one
of the top Spanish scorers in the competition.
Congratulations for both Yurena Díaz and
In the following video you can know better how Yurena
Yurena Díaz has played all her life with C.B.
Islas Canarias, winning 9 times the Canary Islands and amazingly being 7 times
Also Yurena has played with the Canary Islands
Regional Team, winning 2 Spanish Championships and also 1 Silver Medal.
Yurena had her debut in Spanish Liga Femenina
during the 2009-10 season, being just 16 years old.
Step by step she had every time more playing
time even though she had to stop almost the whole 2011-12 season due to a disk
hernia that needed surgery.
In the 2012-13 season, Yurena Díaz has proved
to be completely recovered and has had a great year averaging 13.3 points 2.6 rebounds
2.5 assists and 3 drawn fouls per game.
Yurena was the MVP of Week 20 with 21 points
(5/7 three pointers) 6 rebounds 4 assists and 27 efficiency in the win against
Zamora and also shined against Bembibre (23 points 6 assists), Perfumerías
Avenida (20 points 4 three pointers 4 rebounds and 15 points and 5 assists).
In the 2013 summer, Yurena Diaz wins the Gold
Medal in the U20 European Championship, averaging 9.7 points in 25 minutes per
game and being the Final Top scorer with 16 points.
Yurena Díaz continued in Islas Canarias during
the 2013-14 season, finishing in 3rd position in Spanish 1st division and
averaging 10.1 points 2.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists, being one of the best point
guards in the competition.
Yurena Díaz signed with Gran Canaria 2014
Canarias (LFB) in Spanish 1st division during the 2014-15 season, averaging 11
points and 2.9 rebounds with 8.7 of efficiency in 32.1 minutes per game.
Yurena Díaz played well against Zamarat with 26
points and 3 rebounds with +23 of efficiency, Mann Filter with 12 points and 3
rebounds with +20 of efficiency and Conquero with 15 points and 4 rebounds with
+12 of efficiency.
2011-2012: Gran Canaria La Caja de Canarias
(Spain-LF1): 6.8ppg, 2.5rpg, 2.3apg
2012-2013: Gran Canaria La Caja de Canarias
(Spain-LF1): 13.3ppg, 2.6rpg, 2.5apg
9 times Canary Islands Club Champion
3 times Canary Islands Club Finalist (04,05,07)
7 times Spanish Champion (Clubs)
2 times Spanish Finalist (Clubs) (06,07)
2 times Spanish Champion by Regional Teams
Finalist in Spanish Championship with Regional
Gold Medal in U16 European Championship 2008
Gold Medal in U16 European Championship 2009
Gold Medal in U20 European Championship 2012
Silver Medal in U18 European Championship 2010
Silver Medal in U19 World Championship 2011
Bronze Medal in U18 European Championship 2011
Gold Medal in U20 European Championship 2013
Spanish Queen's Cup Semifinalist 2014
Spanish LFB Semifinalist 2014
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