Starlites Basketball Club, under the guidance of coach Paul Ferrante are the BOV Basketball 1st Division League Champions 2021/2022.
In a repeat of last year’s best-of-5 playoff final, Starlites once again had the better of Mellieha Libertas winning with a 3-0 clean sweep with a score of 104-90 in the first game, 105-95 in the second and sealing off the series with a 113-91 win in the third game.
Stefan Abela, Manager CSR at Bank of Valletta accompanied by Paul Sultana, President of the Malta Basketball Association presented the BOV Basketball 1st Division League Trophy to the retaining champions.
For the second year running, Starlites Captain Alec Felice Pace was voted as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the Playoff Final series and presented with a commemorative plaque for his outstanding performance.
The Bank’s long-term collaboration with the Malta Basketball Association, that can be traced back to the 1980s is testament to the Bank’s commitment towards promoting an active and healthy lifestyle on our islands.