Full Name:
Israel Sheinfeld
Position:
Center
College:
Wright State
Height:
6-11 (2.10 m)
Weight:
280 (127.0 kg)
High School:
Blich HS (Ramat Gan, Israel)
Team:
Hapoel Tel Aviv (Israel)
Birthdate:
July 1, 1976
Birthplace:
Tel Aviv, Israel

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
Played three seasons at Wright State. Surrendered his final year of eligibility to sign a professional contract in Israel following the 2000-01 season.
Named First Team All-Midwestern Collegiate Conference (1999-00).
Named Second Team All-MCC (2000-01).
Became the fifth international player to play at Wright State since 1988.
Came to the school’s attention through Five-Star Camp founder Howard Garfinkel.
Spent three years in the Israeli Army and playing with military club teams.
Played for the 22-and-under national team.
Grew up playing in the Hapoel Tel Aviv Basketball Club and Hapoel Haifa.


AT HAPOEL TEL AVIV
This season in Israel, helped Hapoel Tel Aviv to win a promotion to the Premier League (top division).
In the first 16 games of the season, averaged 8.3 points and 3.1 rebounds in about 15.7 minutes of play.


AT WRIGHT STATE
As a junior, ranked fourth in the MCC in scoring (14.7 ppg) and free throw percentage (.798).
Finished third in rebounding (6.1 rpg) and led the conference in field goal percentage (.594).
Had 28 points and nine rebounds against Oakland.
Tallied 29 points and 13 rebounds vs. Alabama A&M.
Had 17 points and 11 rebounds against Cleveland State.
Put up 20 points and 13 rebounds against Greenville.

As a sophomore, recorded the fourth-best sophomore scoring season in school history (17.0 ppg).
Named Wright State’s Player of the Year.
Scored a season-high 29 points vs. Prairie View A&M.
Scored 23 points against Pittsburgh.
Tallied 18 points and 14 rebounds vs. Morehead State.
Had 24 points and 12 rebounds vs. Cleveland State.
Put up 24 points and 11 rebounds at Loyola.

As a freshman, led the team in field goal percentage (.541).
Had 12 points and 10 rebounds at Butler.

STATISTICS - Wright State
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 27 1 40 74 .541 26 36 .722 94 10 10 10 109 4.0
1999-00 28 25 163 300 .543 147 190 .774 215 38 20 12 476 17.0
2000-01 29 27 142 239 .594 142 178 .798 178 32 19 10 427 14.7
TOTALS 84 53 345 613 .563 315 404 .780 487 80 49 32 1012 12.0
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 3-for-8 (.375); 1999-00, 3-for-11 (.000); 2000-01, 1-for-2 (.500). Totals: 7-for-21 (.333).

STATISTICS - Hapoel Tel Aviv (Israel)
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2000-01 16               50 11 12 7 132 8.3
Three-point field goals: Not available.