Edward Jurkiewicz

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Edward Jurkiewicz
Personal information
Born (1948-01-22) January 22, 1948 (age 71)
Pruszcz Gdański, Poland
Listed height1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Listed weight90 kg (198 lb)
Career information
Playing career1964–1979
PositionSmall forward
Career history
1964–1967AZS Gdańsk
1967–1968Zawisza Bydgoszcz
1968–1969Legia Warszawa
1969–1979Wybrzeże Gdańsk
Career highlights and awards

Edward Jurkiewicz (born January 22, 1948 in Pruszcz Gdański, Poland) is a Polish former professional basketball player. During his playing career, he was a 1.95 m tall small forward. He competed in the men's tournament at the 1968 Summer Olympics.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Jurkiewicz was a member of the FIBA European Selection, in 1971.

Polish national team[edit]

Jurkiewicz led the 1971 EuroBasket in scoring, averaging 22.6 points per game, as a member of the senior Polish national basketball team. His performance earned him a selection to the All-Tournament Team. He was also named to the EuroBasket All-Tournament Team at EuroBasket 1969.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Edward Jurkiewicz Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 6 July 2018.

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