Meshack Lufile is a 6’9 Canadian/Congolese professional basketball player from Burlington, Ontario. Meshack has played professionally in The Netherlands, in Romania, and in Canada. In his free time, he enjoys inspiring the next generation and being a role model for youth which is displayed in his many years of volunteer service at kids’ camps and his experience in social work. Meshack loves getting out into the community whether that means public speaking, reading to children or coaching them on and off the court.
Meshack’s life and career are led by his faith. Son of Pastor Benjamin Lufile, he credits his success to God. Meshack leads a 300+ person prayer group on Facebook and his commitment to his faith is always present in the way he carries himself and remains consistent across all of his social media platforms.
Cape Breton University Capers, USports, Canada
Aris Leeuwarden, Dutch Basketball League, Holland, The Netherlands
CMS Miercurea Ciuc, Romania
uhm vsk csikszereda, Romania
Halifax Hurricanes & PEI Island Storm, NBL-Canada
Guelph Nighthawks, Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL)
Newfoundland Growlers, Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL)
The shadow of Meshack Lufile’s character always seemed to take up a bit more space than his massive and lanky frame.
Meshack loves interacting with fans and takes every opportunity to engage with them as much as possible!
The most memorable moment of my career was in my first pro regular-season game, I hit the game-winner for my team when I played in the Dutch Basketball League, something I always saw on tv and you replay those moments from the NBA guys and top pros and for me to do it was special.