Chorale Roanne Basket

Chorale Roanne Basket is a professional basketball club that is based in Roanne, France. The club plays in the first division LNB Pro A. Their home arena is Halle André Vacheresse. The club was founded in 1937 and the team's colors are blue and white.

Chorale Roanne
Chorale Roanne logo
LeaguesLNB Pro A
Founded1937; 83 years ago (1937)
ArenaHalle André Vacheresse
Capacity5,020
LocationRoanne, France
Team colorsWhite, Navy, Blue, Orange
       
PresidentDaniel Pérez
Head coachJean-Denys Choulet
Championships2 French Championships
2 Pro B
2 Pro B Leaders Cup
1 La Semaine des As Cup
Websitewww.chorale-roanne.com

HistoryEdit

In Chorale's history, the team won two national titles; in 1959 and most recent in 2007. The teams honour list also includes a La Semaine des As Cup (in 2007) and multiple European campaigns. In the 2007–08 season, the club even played in the top level Euroleague. In the 2013–14 season, the club relegated to the LNB Pro B.

In the 2018–19 season, Roanne won the Pro B championship and promoted back to the Pro A after a five-year absence.

Current rosterEdit

 
Former logo (2007–2014)
Chorale Roanne roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name
PF 1   Reddic, Juvonte 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 28 – (1992-05-23)23 May 1992
PG 3   Francisco, Sylvain 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 23 – (1997-10-12)12 October 1997
G 4   March, Ronald 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 27 – (1993-07-24)24 July 1993
PG 5   Ville, Thomas 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 25 – (1995-05-06)6 May 1995
G 7   Keita, Mathis 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 28 – (1992-01-15)15 January 1992
SF 9   Cavallo, Clement 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 30 – (1990-01-09)9 January 1990
PF 15   Ho You Fat, Steeve 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 32 – (1988-06-12)12 June 1988
C 21   Toure, Boubacar 2.13 m (7 ft 0 in) 24 – (1995-12-31)31 December 1995
SF 22   Pearson, Nijal 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 22 – (1997-11-21)21 November 1997
F/C 34   Rowe, Jackson 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in) 23 – (1997-01-04)4 January 1997
Head coach
  •   Jean-Denys Choulet
Assistant coach(es)
  •   Guillaume Quintard
  •   Maxime Boire

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Updated: October 2, 2020

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

Season by seasonEdit

Season Tier League Pos. French Cup Leaders Cup European competitions
2006–07 1 Pro A 1st Champion
2007–08 1 Pro A 2nd Round of 32 Quarterfinalist 1 Euroleague RS
2008–09 1 Pro A 5th Semifinalist Semifinalist 2 Eurocup RS
2009–10 1 Pro A 3rd Round of 32 Semifinalist 3 EuroChallenge 3rd
2010–11 1 Pro A 6th Round of 32 Quarterfinalist 1 Euroleague QR1
2 Eurocup RS
2011–12 1 Pro A 8th Quarterfinalist Quarterfinalist 3 EuroChallenge QF
2012–13 1 Pro A 6th Round of 16 Quarterfinalist
2013–14 1 Pro A 15th Quarterfinalist
2014–15 2 Pro B 8th
2015–16 2 Pro B 16th
2016–17 2 Pro B 15th

AchievementsEdit

PlayersEdit

Individual awardsEdit

Pro A Foreign MVP

Notable playersEdit

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

Head coachesEdit

 
The 2007-08 team before a match with Fenerbahçe Ülker.
 
The 2007-08 team huddle before a match with Fenerbahçe Ülker.
  • 2011-14 :   Luka Pavićević
  • 2000-11 :   Jean-Denys Choulet
  • 1998-00 :   Mike Gonsalves
  • 1996-98 :   Patrick Macazaga
  • 1993-96 :   Gilles Versier
  • 1988-93 :   Alain Thinet
  • 1985-88 :   André Jacquemot
  • 1984-85 :   Yvon Leca
  • 1983-84 :   Alain Monestier
  • 1982-83 :   Jacky Odin
  • 1980-82 :   Jean-Paul Pupunat
  • 1977-80 :   André Vacheresse
  • 1975-77 :   Jeff Dubreuil
  • 1974-75 :   Dick Smith
  • 1972-74 :   Ludvick Luttna
  • 1971-72 :   Gérard Sturla
  • 1970-71 :   Lucien Piegad
  • 1961-69 :   Maurice Marcelot
  • 1945-61 :   André Vacheresse

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Captain of the France national team in 1954, with 92 career caps.

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