Konstantin Shevchuk returns to Saint Petersburg
Saint Petersburg born guard Konstantin Shevchuk returns to Zenit on a one-year deal. 22 y.o. player will perform for Zenit-2 in Superleague.
Konstantin Shevchuk, Zenit-2 guard:
— I’m glad to come back home and to play for Zenit. Nice to wear these colours once again. I will try my best to use the opportunity in the best way possible. Waiting for the preseason work to start.
Boris Livanov, Zenit-2 head coach:
— We’re glad to welcome Konstantin in our team. It’s good that a player who was raised in our academy is coming back after he got some decent experience in Superleague. He’s capable of both helping the team and improving his own game.
Shevchuk played for Admiralteyskaya sports school in the beginning of his career. In 2015, he won Spartakiada which is the strongest school tournament around Russia. That summer, he moved to CSKA, but after one year in Moscow he returned home and continued his career at Zenit.
In season 2019/20, he debuted both in VTB United League and in Euroleague. Last year, Konstantin played in Superleague with BC Ufimets.
We’re glad to see Kostya in our colours again!
Born: January 11th, 2000
Height — 188 см, weight — 78 кг
Position — guard
Last season stats
Superleague — 38 games, 6,8 pts, 1,6 reb, 2,1 assists
2019-2021 — Zenit, Saint Petersburg
2021-2022 — Ufimets, Ufa
с 2022 — Zenit-2, Saint Petersburg
Spartakiada champion (2015)
CYBL winner (2016)
Best five of VTB Youth League (2021)
Best five of Final Eight of VTB Youth League (2021)