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DBL: Bekkering has impressive performance in overtime win over Lausalec Aris

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Ross Bekkering led his team with a double double  last night in the overtime win of Magixx for Kids rights over Lausalec Aris. With an impressive 23 points and 11 rebounds, shooting 6-7  from 2point range, 3-5 from 3point range. In a game that has a tradition in overtimes and suspense it looked like Nijmegen would take the win home, but with just a hands full of seconds to play Brandon Rozell (Lasaulec Aris) got two chances on a three point shot of which he converted one, putting the game into overtime. In the extra time Nijmegen outscored Leeuwarden 3 -12 winning this roadgame. Ross Bekkering got support from his brother Henry who scored 12 points. Scorers1 clients on Lasaulec Aris site where young talent Valentijn Lietmeijer who posted 7 points and 4 rebounds and Mark Peter Hof who scored 2 points.


DBL: Ross Bekkering has good performance but gets injured in win over Zwolle

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Ross Bekkering had a good performance last night in the win over Landstede Zwolle. There were 6 Scorers1st clients on court and 4 of them came off the court celebrating. It was the team of headcoach Michael Schuurs that needed a win after two tough losses against Groningen en Leiden. Nijmegen now are postioned at the third spot in the dutch basketballeague, Landstede Zwolle drops to spot six. Ross Bekkering had 15 points and 9 rebounds. His brother Henry had 9 points and 4 rebounds and on the Zwolle end Nikki Hulzebos had a decent performance with 9 points and 6 rebounds. Ross had to leave the game at the end with a broken hand.






In this video a short film about the Bekkering Brothers and the game:


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October 30, 2011 at 10:08 pm

Ross and Henry Bekkering choose Magixx (DBL)

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Matrixx playing for Kids Rights signed Scorers1st clients Ross and Henry Bekkering for the upcoming season. Henry is returning to Nijmegen after he played for finalist Gasterra Flames, Ross Bekkering is moving from champion ZZ Leiden to Nijmegen. De Bekkering brothers grew up in Canada, but carry a dutch passport as well. There was lots of interest for the Bekkerings after they both played the finals in Holland. The Bekkering brothers choose to play in Nijmegen this year because of the uptempo style of play of the team and because the team of Nijmegen gave them the opportunity to play in the same team. 

Henry played in the Eurocup and Euroleague for the Flames last year and averaged 4.3 pnts and 2.5 rebounds in 13.7 minutes a game  in the regular season.

Ross averaged 11.1 ppg and 5.5 rpg en shot his 2pt shots at a 56.8% percentage. He also played in the Eurochallenge.

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July 8, 2011 at 12:25 pm

DBL: Ross Bekkering claims Eurobasket player of the week award

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Ross Bekkering has claimed the Eurobasket player of the week award in the Dutch Basketbal League this week.  With an impressive performance of 16 points, 13 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals he led his team, Zorg en Zekerheid Leiden, to their 8th consecutive win by beating Rotterdam. Bekkering is having a terrific first professional season averaging 12.9 ppg and 7,5 rpg, while his team is on the second spot on the table with a record of 12-3.

Ross Bekkering posts second double/double in a row in win for ZZ Leiden

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Ross Bekkering the dutch/canadian forward had a big performance in Saturday nights win of Leiden. Zorg en Zekerheid Leiden edged Rotterdam with 83 -52 to extend their winning streak to 8 consecutive wins. Rotterdam had hoped to be in the position to clinch their second win for this season, but was looking at a  13 – 0 score before they had a chance to get into the game. The game was also a battle of two friend. Scorers1st clients Ross Bekkering and Robbie Sihota led the Calgary Dinos to the semi finals of the championship last year, but had to face each other last night with both the dedication to win the game for their teams. Robbie had a good performance, but Ross had probably one of his best performances of the year. He contributed on all ends of the floor in each category. He posted 16 points, 13 rebounds, 3 steals, 4 assists and 4 blocks. Robbie Sihota ended up with 13 points, 9 rebounds and 4 steals.

Ross Bekkering posts double/double in win over Landstede Zwolle

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After the big performance of power forward and Scorers1st client Ross Bekkering last saturday (26 points and 7 rebounds), he continued to show his good performance in the midweek game against Zwolle. In this game Ross Bekkering posted 13 points  and 12 rebounds. The win over Zwolle was the seventh victory in a row for the Leiden team. Next to Ross Bekkering also Monta McGhee posted a double double (17/14). In the race to the nr.1 spot in regular season, Zorg en Zekerheid Leiden is the only team that can stay close to the defending champions Gasterra Flames, trailing two wins with a record of 11-3.

Zorg en Zekerheid Leiden eliminated in Eurochallenge by Pinar Karsiyaka

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After losing the home game with 65 -87 last week, Leiden didnt have a realistic chance to advance to the next round of the Eurochallenge. Both players and coach where heading to Izmir in Turkey however to make up for the weak performance at home. And it showed off in the first quarter where they only trailed Karsiyaka by 1 on the end of the first quarter. Till deep in the second quarter ZZ Leiden could keep up with the turkish teams with a solid post play of Scorers1st client Ross Bekkering, Seamus Boxley and Jesse Smith. However in the last minute of the second quarter Karsiyaka hit two important shots to finish the half with a 6 point lead, 38 -32. At the beginning of the second half Karsiyaka paced up the game to extend their lead to 16 points. Leiden fought back in the fourth quarter but never had a chance to come closer to Pinar Karsiyaka. Final score 77 -63. For Pina Karsiyaka Osiris Eldridge scored 20 points. For Leiden Ross Bekkering had 14 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists.