Italian A1 team Empoli decided to reinforce their roster by signing Italian Shooting guard Sara Bocchetti. Class 1993, Sara was born in Naples, where she began her career in Juventude Cercola, then in the Naples Gymnasium, and finally in Dike Napoli, a very important club for her growth. In the past twelve years she won two Italian Under 14 titles and even the European one in Moscow. With Dike she landed in the top category at the end of the 2013/2014 season, making her debut in the top national championship the following year. From there, she stayed in A1, moving in 2016, to the Cestistica Spezzina and, from March, always in the highest category, to Pallacanestro Torino. After that, she moved to Vigarano from where she went south again, this time in Battipaglia. In her career, she has also played for the Italian national team with the debut on March 8, 2014 in Rimini in the All-Star Game and her participation in the Universiade in South Korea. In 2014 with Dike Napoli she has also won the Italian Cup.