19 Invited to Canadian Junior National Team Training Camp

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The Canadian Junior National Team will compete in Crete, Greece for the World Championship June 27-July 5, however first the roster will be finalized through training camp.

Canada Basketball logoCanada Basketball released the camp roster of 19 invited players–a combination of last year’s team along with new names in the fold.

Dillon Brooks, Justin Jackson & Montaque Gil-Caesar are expected to lead this group already having national team experience, however names like Abu Kigab, Jordan Henry, Eli Long among others will audition for Head Coach Roy Rana and staff in hopes of cracking the final roster.

Training Camp Roster

NAME

POSITION

HEIGHT

HOMETOWN

CLUB TEAM OR SCHOOL

Dillon Brooks

F

6’7

Mississauga, ON

University of Oregon

Brody Clarke

F

6’8

Toronto, ON

University of Alberta

Jadon Cohee

G

6’4

Langley, BC

Seattle University

Stefan Duric

G

6’6

Burlington, ON

Nelson High School

Christopher Egi

F

6’8

Markham, ON

Harvard University

Jonah Fogg

C

6’10

Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Korah High School

Jordan Henry

G

5’9

Toronto, ON

Pineridge High School

Biniam Ghebrekidian

F

6’9

Gatineau, QC

Ottawa Guardsmen

Montaque Gill-Caesar

G

6’5

Toronto, ON

University of Missouri

Elijah Long

G

6’0

Mississauga, ON

John Carroll High School

Justin Jackson

F

6’7

Ajax, ON

Findlay Prep High School (New Jersey)

Corey Johnson

G

6’3

Ottawa, ON

Northern Kings

Abu Kigab

G

6’6

Toronto, ON

Saint Francis

Benjamin Miller

G

6’2

Winnipeg, MB

Acadia University

Matthew Neufeld

C

6’10

Victoria, BC

Sunrise Christian Academy

Jalen Poyser

G

6’4

Mississauga, ON

Orangeville Prep

Nevell Provo

G

6’0

Halifax, NS

Huntington Prep High School (US)

Shamiel Stevenson

F

6’6

Toronto, ON

Wasatch Academy (Utah)

Drew Urquhart

F

6’8

Vancouver, BC

Eastside Catholic School (Seattle)

COACHING STAFF

NAME POSITION AFFILIATION
Roy Rana Head Coach Ryerson University
Jamie McNeilly Assistant Coach Virginia Tech
Kirby Schepp Assistant Coach University of Manitoba
Scott Morrison Assistant Coach Maine Red Claws
Steve Konchalski Mentor Coach St. Francis Xavier
James DePoe Manager Humber College
Krisjon Vargas Therapist
John Ho Doctor

 

COMPETITION SCHEDULE

OPPONENT DATE & TIME (EST) LOCATION
Spain June 13 – TBC Bilbao, Spain (Exhibition)
Croatia June 14 – TBC Bilbao, Spain (Exhibition)
Australia June 15 – TBC Bilbao, Spain (Exhibition)
Australia June 27 – 8:15 a.m. Heraklion, Greece
Tunisia June 28 – 8:15 a.m. Heraklion, Greece
Italy June 30 – 11:15 a.m. Heraklion, Greece
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