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Lorela Cubaj
Lorela  Cubaj
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Terni, Italy

High School:
Istituto Paritario G. Parini

Height:
6-4

Position:
Forward


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PREP: Was the No. 2 ranked international player by ProspectsNation.com...14th-ranked player in Italy...Competed in Italian Championships three years from 2015-17 and named All-Star Five...In 2017, competed in the FIBA U19 World Championships and FIBA U18 European Championships with the Italian National Team...Named FIBA U16 European Championship All-Star Five in 2015...Helped Italy to a silver medal at the FIBA U17 World Championship in 2016.

PERSONAL: Born January 8, 1999 in Terni, Italy...Parents are Spartak Cubaj and Resmije Neziri...Has one sibling, Loren...Has two uncles who played professional basketball...Introduced to basketball at age 8 by her uncle who was playing professionally...Chose Georgia Tech because of the academics, player development and new experience...Lists most memorable athletic accomplishment as placing second at the FIBA U17 World Championship in 2016.