Zenit signed Caleb Homesley to a one-year deal
American guard Caleb Homesley is joining Zenit on a one-year contract. Our newcomer chose #5 for his jersey number. Welcome to Saint Petersburg, Caleb!
Caleb Homesley, Zenit guard:
I am happy to sign here and play for a great coach in coach Xavi. Being able to compete and win at a high level is why I took the job. Ready to get started with my teammates and bring another championship to Zenit.
Xavi Pascual, Zenit head coach:
We want to welcome Caleb in our team. He has the potential, the talent and the skills to adjust and to help us to achieve our goals.
Homesley started his professional career back in 2021. Earlier, he tried himself in G League, but signed a deal with German side Hamburg Towers and moved to Europe. He was shining bright in Eurocup claiming All-Eurocup Second Team at the end of the season.
Among his performances, there is one that stands out. He scored 29 pts and added 11 reb, 3 assists, 3 steals to finish with 45 PIR – this matches the best individual performance in Eurocup for the last five years.
In Germany, his numbers look also good – 16 pts, 3,9 reb, 4,7 assists per game.
Birth: November 27, 1996
Height – 198 cm, weight – 93 kg
Position – guard
Eurocup (14 games) — 17,4 points, 3,5 rebounds, 4,3 assists, PIR 16,4
Bundesliga (35 games) — 16 points, 3,9 rebounds, 4,7 assists, PIR 14,1
2021 — Erie BayHawks, G League
2021-2022 — Hamburg Towers, Germany
All-Eurocup Second Team (2022)