Edward Jurkiewicz

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Edward Jurkiewicz
Personal information
Born (1948-01-22) January 22, 1948 (age 70)
Pruszcz Gdański, Poland
Nationality Polish
Listed height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Listed weight 90 kg (198 lb)
Career information
Playing career 1964–1979
Position Small forward
Career history
1964–1967 AZS Gdańsk
1967–1968 Zawisza Bydgoszcz
1968–1969 Legia Warszawa
1969–1979 Wybrzeże 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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