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    January 2, 2017

    17U Male Provincial Team Program

    VIEW TRAVEL ITINERARIES: The 17U Male Provincial Team Program will begin with open tryouts on May 26-28, 2017 at the University of Manitoba.  A total of 12 athletes at this age level will be chosen for the team and will continue training through the summer.  The team will be attending a number of warm-up tournaments in July heading into the Canada Games July 29 to Aug 4, 2017 at the University of Winnipeg and the new Canada Games Centre in Winnipeg, MB.


    • Males born in 2000 or later residing in the province of Manitoba on or before February 1, 2017

    • Head Coach - Grant Richter
    • Assistant Coach - Kirby Schepp
    • Assistant Coach - Norm Froemel
    • Assistant Coach - Luke Penner
    • Date: May 26-28, 2017
    • Location: University of Manitoba Investors Group Athletic Centre
    • Communicated directly by the coach to the team.

    2Emmanuel ThomasFwd6' 5"Winnipeg1611Glenlawn Collegiate
    3Emmanuel AdesidaFwd6' 4"Winnipeg1611Fort Richmond Collegiate
    4Ivan MugishaGuard5' 10"Winnipeg1611Oak Park High School
    5Shawn MarananGuard5' 9"Winnipeg1711Sisler High School
    6Didi DengGuard6' 1"Winnipeg1510Kelvin High School
    7Malachi AlexanderGuard6' 1"Winnipeg1610Sisler High School
    8Mark TachieGuard5' 11"Winnipeg1711St. Paul's High School
    10Tyson JensenGuard6' 3"Headingley1611Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
    11Matthew FedakFwd6' 7"Winnipeg1711Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
    12Noah DornnFwd6' 4"Winnipeg1711St. Paul's High School
    14Kyler FilewichFwd6' 8"Winnipeg1510Vincent Massey Collegiate
    15Marcus ForemanFwd6' 8"East Selkirk1610Dakota Collegiate
    PPDonald StewartFwd6' 7"Winnipeg1610Vincent Massey Collegiate
    PPLamont EverdGuard5' 10"Winnipeg1610Kelvin High School
    PPTerrel JordanGuard6' 1"Winnipeg1510Vincent Massey Collegiate


    Local exhibition games in Winnipeg and Brandon in June & July (communicated by the coach)
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      adidas Invitational (NCAA Certified)
    • Tournament Name: Adidas Invitational (NCAA Certified Event)
    • Competition LocationsVarious gyms in Indianapolis/Fishers/Noblesville, IN Click to view details
    • Players Hotel: Drury Inn And Suites Indianapolis Northeast Hotel Web
    • Items to Bring
      • PASSPORT AND/OR OTHER CITIZENSHIP DOCUMENTATION.  Players will not be permitted on the bus without showing it to their head coach - READ SPECIAL NOTES ON US TRAVEL
      • Meal money for all lunches and dinners (breakfast is provided at the hotel).  Suggested amount: $200 USD for 5+ days
      • US Spending money for the entire weekend
      • Snacks for the bus (no fruit, vegetables, peanuts or meats as they may be confiscated at the border
      • Basketball shoes, jersey/uniforms
      • All Basketball Manitoba Gear received this year (practice top, shorts, sweatshirt, sweat pants, long sleeve T, T-shirts, Toba socks, backpack) 
      • Pillow, blanket (for bus trip)
      • Water bottle
      • Clothes for 5+ days
      • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, brush, deodorant, etc)
      • Any medications (if applicable)
    • Tournament Dates:  July 12-16, 2017 
    • Travel Days: July 11 & 16/17 (leave after the last game, 16+ hour bus ride home)
    • Depart WinnipegTuesday July 11, 2017 - 7:00 PMArrive Indianapolis: 2:00 PM next day
    • Depart Indianapolis: After last team finishes on July 15/16: Arrive Winnipeg: July 16/17
    • Bus Departure & Arrival Location: JYSK Store parking lot, 2089 Pembina Hwy MAP
    • Transportation: Highway Bus (operated by Leisure Tours)
    • Tournament Website: Click to view
    • Tournament Schedule: Click to view
    • Area Hotels & Attractions
    Image result for canada games 20173. 2017 CANADA GAMES - JULY 29 - AUGUST 4, 2017
    • Tournament Name: 2017 Canada Games
    • Competition LocationUniversity of Winnipeg, 400 Spence Street, Canada Games Sport for Life Centre, 145 Pacific Ave, Winnipeg, MB
    • Tournament Hotel: Athlete Village, University of Manitoba Residence
    • Tournament Dates:  August July 29 - Aug 4, 2017 (Opening Ceremonies, July 28 at Bell MTS Place)
    • Tournament Website
    • Tournament ScheduleClick to view
    • Tournament Video Webcasting
    • Area Hotels & Attractions

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