With WNBA in mind, Jack Animam to play in Serbia pro league | Inquirer Sports

With WNBA in mind, Jack Animam to play in Serbia pro league

By: - Reporter / @MarkGiongcoINQ
/ 03:05 PM August 24, 2021
National team player Jack Animam.

National team player Jack Animam. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines — Jack Animam made another milestone in her flourishing career and for Philippine basketball as well.

Animam is set to play in a professional women’s basketball league in Serbia after signing with club Radnički Kragujevac.

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“Words can’t express how happy we are for @animamjd for trailblazing the path for young women and girls in the Philippines and for that matter all over the world. When you have a dream go for it!! Know your worth! Never give up!” United States-based agency East West Private, which handles Animam, posted Tuesday.

Animam’s stint in Serbia is the next step toward her goal of making the WNBA.

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She’s no stranger to strutting her stuff overseas.

Before taking her talents to Europe, Animam had a spectacular campaign in Taiwan where she led Shih Hsin University to a perfect championship run in the University Basketball Association.

After Taiwan, the 22-year-old center went to the United States to train under East West Private. She also saw action in the Atlanta Entertainment Basketball League.

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