Center Karolis Petrukonis | Available

212 cm
120 kg
6 months
Last team:
Pieno Zvaigzdes | Lithuania LKL


Tough, athletic and powerful center with great presence in the paint. Able not only to play with his back to the basket but also can step outside and hit the jumper. Owes solid rebounding and blocking skills. Very coachable player. 

Playing Career:
2005-2006Norfolk Collegiate School (VA)
2006-2007Clemson (NCAA): 13 games: 0.8ppg, 1.0rpg
2007-2008Clemson (NCAA): 9 games: 0.4ppg, 1.1rpg
2008-2009Clemson (NCAA): 6 games: 0.3ppg, 1.0rpg
2009-2010Clemson (NCAA): 5 games: 1.0ppg, in Feb.'10 moved to Panevezys Techasas (Lithuania LKL, starting five): 10 games: 7.9ppg, 5.3rpg, FGP: 57.9%, FT: 72.2%; Baltic League: 1 game: 4pts, 3reb, 1block
2010-2011Perlas Vilnius (Lithuania LKL, starting five): 13 games: 4.4ppg, 2.8rpg; Baltic League: 13 games: 3.8ppg, 3.8rpg, in Jan.'11 moved to Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius (Lithuania LKL): 4 games: 3.8ppg, 1.3rpg
2011-2012Juventus Utena (Lithuania LKL, starting five): 19 games: 11.6ppg, 6.4rpg, Blocks-3(1.2bpg), FGP: 61.2%, FT: 75.8%; Baltic League: 17 games: 9.9ppg, 5.1rpg, FGP: 60.7%, FT: 78.0%
2012-2013Juventus Utena (Lithuania LKL, starting five): 21 games: 9.7ppg, 5.0rpg, Blocks-3(1.3bpg), FGP: 66.7%, FT: 67.9%; Baltic League: 16 games: 10.5ppg, 5.4rpg, 1.1apg, Blocks-2(1.8bpg), FGP: 61.9%, FT: 62.3%
2013-2014Juventus Utena (Lithuania LKL, starting five): 36 games: 8.6ppg, 4.0rpg, FGP: 59.4%, FT: 70.7%; Baltic League: 14 games: 9.2ppg, 4.4rpg, 1.1bpg, FGP: 58.5%, FT: 66.0%
2014-2015Tartu Ulikool/Rock (Estonia Alexela KML, starting five): 33 games: 7.7ppg, 5.1rpg, FGP: 57.3%, FT: 73.5%; EuroChallenge: 12 games: 4.6ppg, 3.2rpg; Baltic League: 8 games: 3.6ppg, 2.6rpg
2015-2016Tartu Ulikool/Rock (Estonia Alexela KML, starting five): 35 games: 7.9ppg, 6.2rpg, 1.1apg, FGP: 49.0%, 3PT-2(50.0%), FT: 77.9%; FIBA Europe Cup: 12 games: 9.8ppg, 5.3rpg, FGP: 50.0%, FT: 70.8%; Baltic League: 8 games: 7.6ppg, 5.1rpg, 1.0apg, FGP: 56.8%, FT: 52.4%
2016-2017Nevezis Kedainiai (Lithuania LKL, starting five): 35 games: 10.7ppg, 5.1rpg, FGP: 56.4%, FT: 66.3%; Baltic League: 16 games: 12.0ppg, 6.5rpg, 1.2apg, FGP-3(68.5%), FT: 62.0%
2017-2018Umana Reyer Venezia (Italy Serie A), only pre-season, then moved to PGE Turow Zgorzelec (Poland PLK): 31 games: 5.6ppg, 2.3rpg, FGP: 58.8%, FT: 77.1%
2018-2019Pieno Zvaigzdes Pasvalys (Lithuania LKL): 36 games: 5.1ppg, 2.3rpg, FGP: 55.2%, 2PT: 50.0%, FT: 61.4%

Awards & Achievements:

Lithuanian U16 National Team -03 
Lithuanian U18 National Team -04-05
European Championships U18 in Zaragoza -04
European Championships U18 in Beograd -05: 8 games: 6.3ppg, 6.1rpg, 0.6apg, Blocks-1(2.4bpg), FGP: 57.5%, FT: 33.3% 
Tidewater Conference of Independent Schools (TCIS) Player of the Year -06
HS first-team All-State in the private school ranks -06 
Lithuanian U20 National Team -07
European Championships U20 in Nova Gorica (Slovenia) -07: 8 games: 3.8ppg, 2.5rpg 
ACC Tournament Finalist -08
NIT Finalist -07
Eurobasket.com Lithuanian LKL All-Defensive Team -13 
Baltic League Cup Finalist -15
Estonian Cup Winner -15 Baltic League Semifinals -15
Estonian League Regular Season Champion -15 
Estonian League Champion -15
Estonian Cup Finalist -16 Baltic League Finalist -16
Estonian League Regular Season Runner-Up -16 
Estonian League Finalist -16
Baltic League Quarterfinals -17 
Polish Cup Semifinals -18

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