India, Aug. 13 -- Two more Indian women basketball players will be chasing their dreams in the United States next season. Siya Deodhar of Nagpur, Maharashtra and Ann Mary Zachariah from Kochi, Kerala have been signed by Life Prep Academy, a high school basketball programme based in Wichita, Kansas, as their overseas players.

Deodhar is a 5-7 point guard while Zachariah is a 6-2 forward and both are products of the National Basketball Association (NBA) Academy India and have participated in all three NBA Academy Women's programmes organised in 2018-19 period in India and the basketball Without Borders Asia Camp 2018 in Delhi.

Deodhar and Zachariah's signing by Life Prep Academy takes to nine the number of Indian women basketball players ...