Vicki Daldy

Vicki Daldy (born 24 October 1966) is a retired Australian women's basketball player, who represented the country at both junior and senior levels.[1] Her married name is Vicki Valk.[2]

Vicki Daldy
North Adelaide Rockets
West Adelaide Bearcats
Adelaide Link
Dandenong Rangers
PositionGuard
LeagueWNBL
Personal information
Born (1966-10-24) 24 October 1966 (age 54)
Adelaide, South Australia
NationalityAustralian
Listed height5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)

BiographyEdit

Daldy commenced playing in the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL) in 1984. Since then, Daldy played for the North Adelaide Rockets (1984 to 1991), West Adelaide Bearcats (1992); Adelaide Link (1993 to 1994) and Dandenong Rangers (1996), totaling 247 games.[3] Daldy retired following the completion of the 1996 season.[4]

Daldy was also selected to the WNBL All-Star Five on three occasions; 1990, 1991 and 1993.[5] In 1992, Daldy would win the Halls Medal for the best and fairest player in the South Australian Women's competition.[2] Daldy was awarded WNBL Life Membership, as an inaugural member.[6] At official FIBA events, Daldy represented Australia at the 1992 World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women.[1]

Following her retirement, Daldy became a coach of the Adelaide Lightning and a player and development officer with Basketball South Australia.[7][8]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b FIBA Archive. 1992 World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women. Player Profile: Vicki Daldy. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
  2. ^ a b Fox Sports Pulse. Halls Medal. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
  3. ^ Women's National Basketball League. All Time Playing Roster Archived 15 October 2013 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2015-01-12
  4. ^ Women's National Basketball League. Players with 100 or more career games Archived 15 October 2013 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
  5. ^ Women's National Basketball League. All Star Five. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
  6. ^ Women's National Basketball League. WNBL Life Members. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
  7. ^ Lucas the victim in soap opera storm (19 October 2007). The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
  8. ^ Basketball SA. Basketball SA Appoint Vicki Valk in Player and Coach Development Role. Retrieved 2015-01-12.