Leopards add Kaftaniukas

Leopards are pleased to announce the signing of Lithuanian guard Marius Kaftaniukas.
The 5’11’ player is a product of Oaklands College Basketball Academy where he completed his studies back in 2017 and will bring sharpshooting to Coach Thomas Baker’s line-up.
The Leopards Play-caller is happy the add Kaftaniukas to his side’s roster: “Having coached Marius through his time at college and to have witnessed first hand the development he has gone on since leaving I am excited to be working with him again.
“Marius has always been a great perimeter shooter, but he has improved his ability to handle the ball and he has great basketball IQ which allows him to put himself in good positions at both ends of the floor.”
Kaftaniukas is excited for the opportunity and is looking to repay the faith Coach Baker has put in him by showing what he can do when he steps on the floor for The Big Cats: “I am really looking forward to joining Leopards, I am grateful for opportunity to play at this level, it is something I have been waiting for and I am ready to show what I can do the club.”
Kaftaniukas will also be working with Leopards’ community partner A-Z Basketball by coaching in schools.