CADET MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ROSTER ANNOUNCED

Toronto, Ont. – Cadet Men’s National Team (CMNT) announces final roster for the 2014 U17 FIBA World Championships, taking place in Dubai from August 8th – 16th.

“We’ve had a successful training camp and have begun to come together as a team,” said Coach David DeAveiro. “We’re looking forward to our final stage of preparation in France and competing in the world championships.”

The team will depart Monday, July 28th to compete in a 4-game exhibition tournament in France. The team will then travel to Dubai for the U17 FIBA Championships where they will take on France, Japan and Australia in the preliminary round.

 

"This will be a tremendous opportunity for these young athletes to continue their development while representing Canada against the world's best," said Rowan Barrett, Executive Vice President/Assistant General Manager, Men's High Performance.

 

2014 CMNT FIRST ROUND GAMES

 

DATE

TIME (EST)

OPPOSING TEAM

Aug 8

10:45am

France

Aug 9

6:15am

Japan

Aug 11

8:30am

Australia

 

 

For more information on the U17 FIBA World Championships, please visit www.fiba.com/world/u17/2014.

 

2014 CMNT ROSTER

Name

Height

Position

Hometown

Cummings, Daniel 

6'5

SF

Scarborough, ON

Cyrus, Brandon 

6'4

SG

Oakville, ON

Desrosiers, Jerome 

6'6

SF

Montreal, QC

Djogo, Nicola

6'6

SF

Stoney Creek, ON

Ekiyor, Eddie 

6'8

PF

Ottawa, ON

Fraser, Marquell

6'4

PG

Hamilton, ON

McEwen, Kobe 

6'3

SG

Toronto, ON

Murray, Jamal 

6'3

SG

Kitchener, ON

Narain, Nolan 

6'9

C

Hamilton, ON

Ottey, Marcus 

6'1

G

Ajax, ON

Washington, Jr., Howard

6'2

PG

Buffalo, NY

Young, Kalif 

6'7

PF

Toronto, ON

Kaputo, Nelson (Alternate)

6'1

PG

Toronto, ON

 

2014 Cadet Men’s National Traveling Team Staff

Name

Position

Dave DeAveiro

Head Coach

Steph Barrie

Assistant Coach

Barnaby Craddock

Assistant Coach

Mary Lalancette

Athletic Therapist

Madhav Trivedi

Team Manager

Dr Mark Leung

Doctor