Klaipėda Neptūnas has signed a long-term agreement with a promising Klaipėda resident Kristupas Keinis. The two sides have agreed on a four-year contract, according to a press release.
“Kristupas is a young, promising player with very good physical data,” said Dainius Vaitelis, Sports Director of Neptūnas. – We are pleased to be able to retain more and more local young players who want to represent their hometown team. The young man is characterized by athleticism, diligence, and a strong desire to improve. We believe that he will join the men’s team in the future. “
2004 This season, the player was born to represent the Klaipėda Neptūnas-Akvaservis team, which competes in the NKL-Vikinglotto championship. He spent an average of 6 minutes on the court in 10 matches, scoring 1.2 points and rebounding 1.1 balls.
Keinys also played with the youth of Klaipėda VKKM-Neptūnas in the Regional Basketball League, and took the first steps of a basketball player at V. Knašius Basketball School.
Last summer, a 199 cm tall lightweight striker participated in the Baltic Cup with the Lithuanian 16-year-old, who won the first place.
In the coming years, he is scheduled to play in the ranks of Neptūnas’ doubles in the NKL championship.