U16 MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM TO HOST OPEN PRACTICE | Canada Basketball

U16 MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM TO HOST OPEN PRACTICE

WHAT: U16 Men's National Team Open practice

WHO: Athletes and coaches from the U16 Men's National Team

WHEN: June 2, 2015 -12:00 P.M.

WHERE: Humber College - North Campus

TORONTO, ON -- The U16 Men's National Team will hold an open practice for media in preparation for U16 FIBA Americas in Bahia Blanca, Argentina from June 10-14.

Practice on June 2 will be open to media, beginning at 12:00 p.m. ET. Coaches and athletes will be available for post-practice scrums. Media can contact communications@basketball.ca to confirm attendance for open practice.

The U16 team will compete in the FIBA Americas competition, which serves as a qualifier for the 2016 FIBA World Championships.

A full team and staff roster below. Additional inquiries can be directed to bwilliams@basketball.ca

2015 U16 men's national team Roster

ATHLETE NAME

POSITION

HOMETOWN

CLUB

Barrett Jr, Rowan

Wing

Mississauga, ON

REDA/Brampton Warriors/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

Bediako, Jaden

Forward

Brampton, ON

Team Breakdown/Brampton Warriors/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

Brazdeikis, Ignas

Wing

Oakville, ON

Oakville Venom/CIA Bounce/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

Carr, Marcus

PG

Woodbridge, ON

Northern Kings

Courtney, Liam

Forward

Cambridge, ON

REDA/Waterloo Wolverines/Canada Elite

Djuricic, Danilo

Forward

Brampton, ON

CIA Bounce/Team Tyler Ennis

Kabongo, Jonathan

PG

Toronto, ON

CIA Bounce/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

Kirkwood, Noah

Wing

Kanata, ON

Ottawa Next Level

Llewellyn, Jaelin

PG

Mississauga, ON

Oakville/CIA Bounce/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand Team

Nembhard, Andrew

PG

Aurora, ON

Vaughan Panthers/ Brampton Warriors/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

Shephard, Grant

Forward

Kelowna, BC

Junior Heat

Shittu, Simisola

Wing

Burlington, ON

REDA/CIA Bounce/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

John, Brandon

Forward

Brantford, ON

CIA Bounce/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

Saunders, Keshaun

Wing

Brampton, ON

Oakville Venom/CIA Bounce/Tyler Ennis Jordan Brand

 

NAME

POSITION

Dave DeAveiro

Head Coach

James Derouin

Assistant Coach

Nicky Davis

Assistant Coach

Michael Meeks

Assistant Coach

Mary Lalancette

Therapist

Chris Cheng

Manager

Mark Leung

Doctor

 

U16 FIBA Americas - Bahia Blanca, Argentina

OPPONENT

TIME (EST)

Venezuela

12:45 p.m.

Mexico

5:15 p.m.

Argentina

7:30 p.m.

 

For more information, please contact:

Bailey Williams

Manager, Communications

Email: bwilliams@basketball.ca

Cell: 647-460-7976