(January 23, 2023, Allentown, Pa) –The Lehigh Valley Legends, a professional basketball organization dedicated to fostering talent and skillset at a local level, announce the latest player joining their roster for the 2023 season.
The Basketball League (TBL) and Lehigh Valley Legends welcome Guyana native and local high school and college phenom player Anthony Moe. Anthony played for Souderton High School in Telford, Pa before joining Division II powerhouse Millersville University. The 6’9” power forward and center is best known for helping Guyana win the FIBA International Cup Championship and TBL’s Albany Patroons bring home the win in 2019 with an East Conference Title.
“The Basketball League encourages the success of our youth and young adults on and off the court, explains Legends new center and power forward, Anthony Moe. “I like the direction that the organization is going and with the Lehigh Valley Legends being one of TBL’s newest teams to join the league, I am excited to continue to grow with them,”
Legends Head Coach Antwan Dobie continues, “I’m excited to work with TBL and the Lehigh Valley Legends. We represent an integral part of this community, inspiring the next generation of athletes and Anthony Moe exemplifies the professional basketball experience.”
Moe currently averages 17 points, 8 rebounds and nearly 2 blocks per game. His foul shot percentage is 75%. “As we continue building the Lehigh Valley Legends, Anthony Moe adds great value to our team,” confirms Coach Dobie. “He is a seasoned, talented player who has experience winning championships. We look forward to seeing his energy, leadership and performance on the court.”
Lehigh Valley Legends is led by a hands-on executive team consisting of President & CEO James Steward; Michael Johnson, Business Development; Danielle Bynum, Head of Marketing; Marc Sanchez, Director of Technology; and Community Relations Manager, Sheri Weber.
Lehigh Valley Legends season opener against the Syracuse Stallions will be played at the organization’s new home court, The Kirby Sports Center at Lafayette College on Friday, March 10, 2023 at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $7 – $13. Children under 4, seniors, military and first responders are free to attend. Tickets are available at lehighvalleylegends.com.
About Lehigh Valley Legends
Lehigh Valley Legends is a professional men’s basketball organization operating in The Basketball League’s East Conference Division. We are dedicated to empowering a new generation of young athletes, growing new basketball fans and providing the Lehigh Valley with legendary family-friendly entertainment. Corporate Sponsors and Community Partners include D12 Sports, WAEB-FM B104, St. Luke’s Sports Medicine, LV IronPigs, PPL Center, McDonalds and Community Action of the Lehigh Valley. Visit lehighvalleylegends.com and @leghighballeylegendsbasketball on social media for game schedule and ticket information, player profiles and upcoming community events.
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