Congratulations to Vuk Stojkovic, Hornets U14 player and son of U14 Assistant Coach Darko who has been selected into the England Talent Programme for 2019. Announced by Basketball England on 8th March, Vuk is one of 35 boys in the country and one of only 3 in the South of England to be selected.
Still in Year 8 Vuk is actually an U13 player and bodes well for him in the future to of made the programme. Like many Hornets success stories before him, Vuk began playing basketball in England with the U10/12 Shenley Scorpians based in Milton Keynes, competing in the Bucks Junior Basketball League. Vuk then made the transition over to Bucks Hornets for the opportunity to play National League Basketball.
Hornets U14 Head Coach, Chris Bart-Williams says "Its been an absolute pleasure coaching Vuk. Very happy for his selection and take full credit for his talent lol"
The full article on the Basketball England website can be found here:
Congratulations once again Vuk and best of luck for the future from all of the Hornets Family