Center Ricmonds Vilde | Available

211 cm
115 kg
28 years
Last team:
Earthfriends Tokyo Z | Japan B2


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 or three pointer. Owes solid rebounding skills. Coachable player who's willing to learn and improve every day. 

Playing Career:
2006European Championships U16 in Jaen (Spain): 7 games: 4.4ppg, 8.3rpg
2007-2008ASK Kadeti (Latvia LBAL): 24 games 7.5ppg 7.1rpg 1.1bpg 0.8spg
2008-2009BK ASK/Juniors Riga (Latvia LBL, starting five)
2009-2010Lee Academy
2010-2011SMU (NCAA D1) DNP
2011-2012SMU (NCAA D1): 15 games: 1.8ppg, 1.7rpg
2013-2014Houston Baptist (NCAA D1, starting five): 30 games: 6.5ppg, 4.8rpg, 2PT: 53.6%, 3PT: 50.0%, FT: 69.6%
2014-2015Houston Baptist (NCAA D1, starting five): 28 games: 6.0ppg, 5.3rpg, 2PT: 57.7%, 3PT: 36.4%, FT: 60.9%
2015-2016VEF Riga (Latvia LBL, VTB League): LBL: 20 games: 6.6ppg, 5.7rpg, 2PT: 57.8%, 3PT: 54.5% (1), FT: 54.5%; VTB: 24 games: 3.4ppg, 2.3rpg
2016-2017ALM Evreux Basket (France ProB): 17 games: 4.6ppg, 3.8rpg, 2PT: 50.0%, 3PT: 27.3%, FT: 63.2%
2017-2018Earthfriends Tokyo Z (Japan B2, starting five): 49 games: 9.9ppg, 9.2rpg, FGP: 52.9%, 3PT: 22.2%, FT: 73.4%

Awards & Achievements:

Latvian U16 National Team -06
Latvian U18 National Team -08
European Championships U18 in Amaliada Pyrgos (Greece) -08
Latvian U20 National Team -10
Latvian League Finalist -16
French ProB Semifinals -17

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