Bridges Signs with Forssan Alku Ry (Finland)

Precious BridgesFORSSA, Finland – Precious Bridges (5’5″, 140 lbs, PG SG, West Palm Beach, FL 13BM Agency, Juan Pedro) has signed a pro contract with an European club. She will play for the Forssan Alku basketball team under the leadership of head coach Jari Marjamaki for the 2015-16 Season in SM-Sarja league.

Earlier this year, Precious was named Most Valuable Player of the 2015′ Women’s iBall Pro Combine where she shined as a dominant force in all aspects of drills, athletic tests and tournament play.and At iBPC 2015, she led all scorers with 18.3 points per game, netting 22 in the championship game. Precious tested as the #2 overall athlete, according to stats by Maxout. Her vertical jump of 27.5″ ranked #1 overall and she placed second overall in the multi-directional movement test.

Bridges played her collegiate career with Mercer Bears in Mercer University for four seasons. Directed by head coach Susie Gardner, she played in all 35 of Mercer’s games during the 2014-15 season and finished the season ranked in the top-10 in several single-season categories in NCAA Division 1: points (5th – 718), field goals made (10th – 263), field goals attempted (4th – 658), free throws made (3rd – 167), free throws attempted (3rd – 207) and free throw percentage (7th – .807).

She also finished her career ranked in multiple categories in Mercer’s record book: points (3rd – 1,886), scoring average (7th – 15.5), field goals made (6th – 704), field goals attempted (2nd – 1,930), free throws made (2nd – 433), free throws attempted (3rd – 571), free throw percentage (5th – .758), assists (8th – 308) and steals (10th – 150).

Some of her other career highlights include:

  • Led Southern Conference in scoring averaging 20.2 points per game
  • Averaged 3.7 assists and 4.7 rebounds
  • Was named to the SoCon All-Tournament Second Team

iBall United is committed to build and sustain the successful careers of players and personnel around the world.  We are making our vision: approachable, practical and easy-to-follow – every single day.

Learn how iBall can work for you. Click the link below to the information that peaks your interest:

•Help Finding Teams and Agents  •iBall Pro Combine  •Pro Signing Resumes •Finding and Signing Your Next Player   •Help with Evaluating Offers or Contracts, Professional Marketing Packages  •Pro Camps, Tryouts, and Tours  •Customized Video Packages  •Ratings for Camps Tours and Tryouts   •Finding Answers to Common Questions   •Free Pro Player Guide   •Get Scouted

This entry was posted in iBall Pro Combine, iBall United, Player Transactions and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.