Tony Weeden

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Tony Weeden
Anthony L. Weeden Jr.jpg
Mayrouba Club
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
League Lebanese Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1982-07-25) July 25, 1982 (age 37)
Chicago, Illinois
Listed height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Listed weight205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school
NBA draft 2005 / Undrafted
Playing career2005–present
Career history
2005Macon Blaze
2005–2006 Kentucky Colonels
2006Mississippi Hardhats
2006 Indiana Alley Cats
2006–2007 Quad City Riverhawks
2007–2008 Quebec City Kebekwa
2008 Al-Ittihad Aleppo
2008 Starogard Gdański
2008 Śląsk Wrocław
2008–2009 Basket Kwidzyn
2009–2010Starogard Gdański
2010 Maroussi
2011–2012Starogard Gdański
2012 Cimberio Varese
2012–2013 Anwil Włocławek
2013 Siarka Tarnobrzeg
2013–2014 Keravnos
2014 Lukoil Academic
2015–2016 Azad University Tehran
2017–present Mayrouba Club
Career highlights and awards

Anthony L. Weeden Jr. (born July 25, 1982) is an American professional basketball player. He is a 184 cm (6 ft 1in) guard. He played competitively at Emmerich Manual High School before transferring to Pike High School where they brought home the 2001 National Championship.

Basketball Team sport

Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court, compete with the primary objective of shooting a basketball through the defender's hoop while preventing the opposing team from shooting through their own hoop. A field goal is worth two points, unless made from behind the three-point line, when it is worth three. After a foul, timed play stops and the player fouled or designated to shoot a technical foul is given one or more one-point free throws. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins, but if regulation play expires with the score tied, an additional period of play (overtime) is mandated.

Emmerich Manual High School is a public high school in Indianapolis, USA. It was a traditional high school in the Indianapolis Public Schools district. Now the school is run by the state of Indiana.

Pike High School is a public high school on the northwest side of Indianapolis, Indiana.


Professional career

His career began in 2005 where he played in the United States and then Canada. He then transitioned to Syria, and in 2007 signed a contract with Polpharma Starogard Gdansk. Weeden began the 2008 season in Silesia, Wroclaw and after the withdrawal of the club with PLK, Weeden went on to play in Kwidzyn. In 2009, he returned to Polpharma where he led his team to the Polish Championships and took home the Bronze Medal. Weeden was selected for the 2010 Polish All Star Game and in the summer of 2010, Weeden signed to Marousi BC in the tough and physical Greek First Division (Athens, Greece).

College career

Weeden was the Mid-Continent 2003-04 All-Newcomer Team Member. He led his team in steals in that same year, led his team in 3pts made for four straight seasons, and ranked 10th on the All-Time scoring list at Chicago State University (NCAA).

Chicago State University university

Chicago State University (CSU) is a public university in Chicago, Illinois. It is a member school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

Awards and accomplishments

2010: Playoffs Bronze Medal Recipient

Selected for the PLK All-Star Game
Selected for the Import Stars vs. Polish National Team

2008: Kentucky Pro-Am All Tournament

2007: Led Team in Free-Throw Percentage

2006: ABA All-Star Game Nominee

2005: Led Team in 3pts made & minutes played

Ranked 10 in CSU's All-time scoring list (803pts)

2004:Led team in steals (47)

NCAA Mid-Con All Newcomer Team
NCAA All Mid-Con Conference Honorable Mention
NCAA Mid-Con Conference Tournament Semi-finals

2002: Freshman of the year

First team All-Conference

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