NBS Student Invited to National Basketball team
NBS' 9th grade student Mon'em Hani Abboud was invited this week to join the Israeli Basket ball national team for his age. Basketball seems to run in the family: Mon'em's sister is Shahd Abboud who played for the Israeli National team in basket ball herself and then got a Basketball scolarship and Played two seasons at Jacksonville College in Jacksonville, Texas and 2 other seasons in Northwestern State University of Louisiana.
She now plays for Hapoal Petah Tikva womens team in the National League in Israel.
Mon'em and Shahd are children to NBS sports teachers and choaches Hani and Muna Abboud.