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Savo Drezgic - From Euroleague to US High School

Updated: Jan 5

Athlete+ Announces Exciting Transition for Serbian Wunderkind Savo Drezgić


Athlete+ is thrilled to share the news of Savo Drezgić's significant transition from playing for Partizan BC in the Euroleague to joining DME Academy in Florida. This move represents a turning point in Drezgić's young career, showcasing his remarkable talent and dedication to excelling in both his academic and athletic pursuits.


As a specialized consulting agency, Athlete+ has been instrumental in facilitating this transition for Drezgić, setting him up for exposure in front of top NCAA and NBA scouts.



Savo Drezgic moves to DME Academy


Matt Panaggio, Director of Men's Basketball at DME Academy, expressed his excitement: "Savo has played at the highest levels in Europe, and now he will get the chance to play against the best competition here in the USA. He’s a very talented player and comes from a great family. He and his brother Lazar will be great additions to DME Academy, and we are very excited to see what the future holds for them here at DME!"


DME Academy is renowned for its role in nurturing young talent and producing top players for the NBA and NCAA, like Keegan and Kris Murray. The academy's dedication to both academic and athletic development provides an ideal environment for Drezgić's smooth transition, aligning perfectly with his goals.


Drezgić himself is excited for the opportunities that lie ahead. "Partizan is my home and has given me invaluable experiences, but joining DME Academy brings an exciting new challenge. The shift from European to American basketball is a significant step for me, and I'm looking forward to learning, adapting, and contributing. This move isn't just about elevating my game; it's about creating new possibilities for my future," said Drezgić.


Athlete+'s involvement in Drezgić's move is a testament to our dedication to bridging the gap between top talent and global opportunities. This step is not merely a career move for Drezgić but a journey towards his personal and professional growth.

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