Player of the day project a day comes up to the team’s captain, number 11 in green, and Willy Workman.
Workman signed by Maccabi Haifa Hunter until the end of the 21/20 season.
Position: Small forward
A. Birth: 14/03/1990
Citizenship: Israeli / American
Hapoel Galil Elyon, Hapoel Tel Aviv, Maccabi Ashdod.
Workman played at Armnest College for four years (2009-2013), in his final season at the college, won the third college league championship when he scored 12.2 points per game.
Last season, Willy played 32 games, averaging 7.6 points, 5.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.3 steals per game. When he averaged 25.9 minutes per game.
Haifa is the second home:
Anyone who goes around Haifa and likes Maccabi Haifa knows that the green captain feels at home in Haifa. When I asked him about Haifa, he answered firmly: “Haifa is the house, I have a home in America and I also have a house in Haifa, people tend to throw words into the air like’I love to be in Haifa, ‘I always say that deeds are stronger than words. To other cities and to other groups, but I chose to stay. Haifa is my second home. ”
“My role model in basketball is Larry Bird, but no less important. My role model in life is my father.”
Word to audience:
“First of all, I want to open an apology to the fans for last season, we did not play well throughout the season and we did not win enough games, and everything I can promise the audience for the coming season we’re going to play so hard, every game and every minute. We’ll have a great chance to see Maccabi this year, give us a second chance and come and push us out of the stands this year. ”
Willy, born in Northampton, United States, lives in Haifa, and married last summer with Mary Ann.