Belfius Mons-Hainaut

Belfius Mons-Hainaut is a Belgian professional basketball club that is based in Mons, Wallonia. The club competes in the highest division of the country, the Pro Basketball League (PBL). The club's home arena is Mons.Arena. Founded as Quaregnon in 1959, the club has been a regular in the Belgian first division as the club plays in the highest tier for 30 years, since the 1990–91 season.[1] Mons-Hainaut also participated in European competitions annually, mostly in the FIBA Europe Cup.

Belfius Mons-Hainaut
Belfius Mons-Hainaut logo
LeaguesPro Basketball League
Founded1959; 61 years ago (1959)
History
ArenaMons.Arena
Capacity3,700
LocationMons, Wallonia, Belgium
Team colorsWhite, Blue, Lime Green
              
PresidentRonald Gobert
Head coachVedran Bosnić
Championships2 Belgian Cups
Websitemonshainaut.be

HistoryEdit

The club won the Belgian Cup in 2006, and reached the Belgian national league's final the same season. In 2008, Dexia Mons-Hainaut was the EuroChallenge runner-up. They won their second Belgian Cup in 2011.

Titles and honorsEdit

Runners-up (1): 2007–08
Runners-up (1): 2006

Season by seasonEdit

Season Tier League Pos. Belgian Cup European competitions
2008–09 1 BLB 2nd 3 EuroChallenge T16
2009–10 1 BLB 6th Semifinalist 2 Eurocup RS
2010–11 1 BLB 3rd Champion 2 Eurocup T16
2011–12 1 BLB 4th Semifinalist 2 Eurocup RS
2012–13 1 BLB 2nd Semifinalist 3 EuroChallenge RS
2013–14 1 BLB 3rd Quarterfinalist 2 Eurocup RS
2014–15 1 BLB 2nd Quarterfinalist 3 EuroChallenge T16
2015–16 1 BLB 7th Semifinalist 3 FIBA Europe Cup RS
2016–17 1 BLB 7th Quarterfinalist 4 FIBA Europe Cup RS
2017–18 1 BLB 5th Runner-up 4 FIBA Europe Cup R2
2018–19 1 BLB 6th Semifinalist 4 FIBA Europe Cup RS

PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Belfius Mons-Hainaut roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht.
PF 8   Cage, Justin 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
G 11   Mortant, Zaccharie 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
C 14   Van Caeneghem, Sander 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in)
SG 20   Giancaterino, Lorenzo 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
SG 22   Ekamba, Joël 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
C 23   Moris, Stéphane 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in)
PF   Barnes, Auston 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
G   Smith, Arik 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
G/F   Lambot, Anthony 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
SG   Reinhardt, Katin 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
F/C   Freeman, Lennard 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
PG   Adamović, Filip 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Updated: 2019-06-12

Notable playersEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Head coachesEdit

ArenaEdit

Home games are played in Mons.Arena, where there is place for 3,700 people per game.

Sponsorship naming and logosEdit

Due to sponsorship reasons, the team has been known as:

  • Dexia Mons-Hainaut (2001–2012)
  • Belfius Mons-Hainaut (2012–present)

The club has also used several logos:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Historique". Monshainaut.be. Retrieved 7 February 2018.

External linksEdit