Sarkis and Khatib bring pedigree to Amchit.
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The Jbeil side signed veteran head coach Ghassan Sarkis, as well as legend Fadi al-Khatib and several other players, from bitter rivals Champville.Amchit, who will be playing their second season in the top flight this year, also bolstered their squad by signing renowned point guard Joey Accaoui, power forward William Pharis and two American's previously on the Champville team: power forward Jeremiah Massey and center Larry Cox.Over the past few years Sarkis has operated in tandem with Lebanon's most decorated player Khatib, combining with the former Champville player to win seven titles, including six with Sagesse between 1998 and 2003 . There is no doubt that when it comes to experience in tough moments like the playoffs, Sarkis and Khatib have a mental edge over other teams. Amchit are a solid team that possess huge offensive skill in the likes of Khatib, Massey and Accaoui.
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