HKK Čapljina Lasta

HKK Čapljina Lasta (Croatian: Hrvatski košarkaški klub Čapljina, English: Croatian Basketball Club Čapljina) is a Croat-founded professional basketball team from Čapljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina. It competes in the Basketball Championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

HKK Čapljina Lasta
HKK Čapljina Lasta logo
LeaguesBasketball Championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Founded1973
ArenaŠportska Dvorana Čapljina
Capacity1,000
LocationČapljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Team coloursBlue and white
   
Head coachJosip Jelčić
Websitehkkcapljina.webs.com

HistoryEdit

HKK Čapljina Lasta was founded as KK Borac - Čapljina in 1973. The first official game was played against "Mladost" - Lištica (today HKK Široki). Its biggest success was promotion to Yugoslav First B Federal Basketball League. The club stopped competing with the start of the Bosnian War. In 1993 the team was renamed to HKK Čapljina Lasta, and started competing in the Herzeg-Bosnia Basketball League winning the inaugural season.[1]

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Notable playersEdit

 
Jasmin Repeša started his basketball career in Čapljina

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

Criteria

To appear in this section a player must have either:

  • Set a club record or won an individual award while at the club.
  • Played at least one official international match for their national team at any time.
  • Played at least one official NBA match at any time.

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