Stefan Prica

Stefan Prica

Years Played in Troyka: 2012-2015

Other Clubs you played for: Etobicoke Thunder, Oakville Venom, Bishop Elite, Ontario Tech University
Position: Point Guard
Height: 6’2″
Weight: 190 lbs

1. What are you doing now?

I am going into my third year of university.

2. What are your top athletic achievements?

OUA All-Rookie Team
Ontario Tech Basketball Rookie of The Year
Ontario Tech Male Freshman Athlete of The Year
Ontario Tech Team Captain
Applewood Heights Basketball MVP

3. What are your top academic/professional achievements?

2x OUA All-Academic
2x USports All-Academic
2x Team GPA Leader
Bob & Sallie Baun Varsity Scholarship Recipient

4. What are your favourite basketball memories/experiences?

My favorite memories from basketball would be my 26-point game against Brock University in my rookie year. Also, the opportunity to train and practice with KK Proleter Zrenjanin who are a pro team from Serbia during summer 2021.

5. What is your favourite memory from your time with Troyka?

My favourite Troyka memory would be when we won the U10 division 3 silver medal at provincials and how our team bonded throughout the years.

6. How has Troyka contributed to your success?

Troyka has taught me many things that are still a part of my life on and off the court. As I started my career in Troyka my love for basketball sparked. To add, life long friendships were created with my generation starting from the U10 team.

7. What do you think are the most important areas for young athletes to focus on?

I think it’s most important for young athletes to focus on what they can control, like their work ethic. Many things in basketball won’t be controllable but out working everyone is. Also, mastering the fundamentals will help young athletes in their futures.

8. Any final thoughts you’d like to share with the next generations of Troyka athletes?

My time at Troyka has been some of the most fun years of my basketball career. Teammates, coaches, and parents all played important parts in my basketball journey. With that being said, Troyka can be a place for the next generation to develop as basketball players and people.