Tag: Owen Soontjens

Belgian Student-Athletes in the USA

Overview: Belgian Student-Athletes in the USA (2020-’21)

Traditionally we at TIB publish a little overview at the start of each season discussing the Belgian Players who will be playing abroad. We do this in three seperate categories: Belgian Players Abroad in which we discuss the Belgian professional players abroad. Belgian Youngsters Abroad in wich we discuss the Belgian youngsters (born in 1999…

Belgian Student-Athletes in the USA

Player Profile: Owen Soontjens

19 year old Owen Soontjens finished his freshman season with the Adelphi University Panthers after first having moved to the States in 2016 when he joined Marianapolis Prep. In his first season with Adelphi the Corbais/Mont-Saint-Guibert native saw a decent amount of minutes as he played 14.8 mpg and averaged 2.9 ppg & 1.7 rpg. Soontjens started…

Belgian Student-Athletes in the USA

Belgian Youngsters in the USA (2019-’20)

Much like each season we at TIB will again pay close attention to our Belgian youngsters who have chosen and have gotten the opportunity to join a college/prep school in the USA. With the start of the season over there closing in it’s about time to give you a general overview of who will be…