ABOUT AHMED HAMDY
Tough, interior player who rebounds the ball well... Physically gifted... Will be one of the bigger student-athletes on the team at 6-foot-9 and 255 pounds... Will provide depth in the frontcourt.
Competed for head coach Eugene Harris... Played for Houston Defenders AAU Team... Chose Houston over Auburn, Drexel and LaSalle. Senior (2012-13): Honored as the state's Most Valuable Player... Averaged 18.7 points, 13.6 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 1.3 assists per game. Scored 18 points to lead the Phoenix to a first-round win against El Paso's Hanks High at the McDonald's Classic. Junior (2011-12): Led team to the Private Independent State championship... Scored 16 points with 12 rebounds and four blocks in the finals against the No. 1 seed. Freshman (2009-10): Competed for Egypt at the U17 World Championships... Led all players with 12.1 rebounds per game... Also posted 16.6 points and 1.9 blocks per game at that event.. Scored 18 points with nine rebounds in a loss against Argentina. .. Scored 18 points with eight rebounds against the United States.
Full name is Ahmed Hamdy Mohamed... Born Aug. 1, 1993, in Alexandria, Egypt... Son of Madiha and Hamdy Mohamed... Undeclared major.
Trent Internationale Wins Private Independent State Championship
2010 FIBA U17 World Championships
Ahmed Hamdy dunks