Basketball Manitoba is proud to present the Manitoba Provincial Team program which identifies, trains and develops the top basketball players in the province.  Get to know the current team members below.  Click or tap on an image to view it in full size.








TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Aka
LAST NAME
Ebubechukwu
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
4 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Glenlawn Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Glenlawn Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Wolves
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kevin Durant
SUMMER GOALS
Improve my guard skills
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Get better
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Going undefeated and winning provincials this year
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Coaches and teammates
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Go to university
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Be a doctor


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Alex
LAST NAME
Ang
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
11 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Vincent Massey Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Vincent Massey Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Junior Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Allen Iverson / Golden State Warriors
SUMMER GOALS
100% Free Throw & Mid-Range Shooter. Improve my 3-Point Shooting Percentage.
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play University or D1 College Basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Named All-Star in MHSAA 2019 "AAAA" JV Provincial Championship
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My basketball coaches and my family.
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Go to University - Play Basketball - Graduate with a Degree
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Be Successful in my Career Goals



TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Ashton
LAST NAME
Klysh
PRESENT AGE
15
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
4 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
John Taylor Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
John Taylor Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Triumph
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kobe Bryant and Toronto Raptors
SUMMER GOALS
Winning.  Continue increasing my strength, bulk and athleticism while improving my playmaking, scoring and defensive game.
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Contribute to the success and championships of teams at the high school, D1, U Sports and/or pro levels.
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Hitting the winning 3 pointers with less than a minute left in a high school varsity playoff game. Scoring 41 points in a JV playoff game.
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Coach Kavadas from John Taylor and my dad for encouraging me and giving me lots of opportunities to work on my game
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Attend a university or college that will provide the best opportunity for me to be on a successful team, develop my basketball skills and get a valuable education
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Own and operate my own business


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Brody
LAST NAME
Janzen
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winkler
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
5 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Garden Valley Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Garden Valley Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Winkler Basketball Club
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Tre Jones / Toronto Raptors
SUMMER GOALS
Practice dribbling skills
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play at a College level
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
When I almost lost the game for my team, but got a buzzer-beater 3 and won the game!
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Klay Thompson
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Continue playing ball and attend school for film
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Have a job in film and editing.



TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Charles
LAST NAME
Goossen
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
3 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
River East Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
River East Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Paul George
SUMMER GOALS
To work out almost every day if not every second day
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
To be able to play basketball after high school
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning a school tournament in grade 9
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
The people who don’t believe in me and think I can’t make my goals
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play on a college or university team
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Start a business or become a lawyer


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
D’ontea
LAST NAME
Cameron
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
7 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Miles Mac Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Miles Mac Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Lebron, Cleveland
SUMMER GOALS
Become a better all-around player
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Go to D1
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning provincials for club basketball
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My dad
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Continue basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Be an engineer or sports psychologist


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Elijah
LAST NAME
Grant
PRESENT AGE
15
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
5 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Vincent Massey Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Vincent Massey Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Junior Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Russell Westbrook/ OKC Thunder
SUMMER GOALS
Become an elite guard
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
D1 University
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Making team Manitoba
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My Dad
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Attend university and study kinesiology
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach basketball


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Elliot
LAST NAME
Caron
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
6 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Daniel Mcintyre Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Daniel Mcintyre Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Attack Academy
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Jason Williams and the Wizards
SUMMER GOALS
Get better
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Go as far as the game takes me
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Travelling with my club and winning peg city
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Family and coaches
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Attend university or college, get a degree and play basketball in the process
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Give back and coach community teams or school


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Kenyi
LAST NAME
Kubari
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Brandon
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
7 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Vincent Massey High School
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Vincent Massey High School
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
WYBA
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Damian Lillard and Kyrie Irving Portland Trail  Blazers and Boston Celtics
SUMMER GOALS
To improve and win some games.
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Playing D1 basketball and playing in March Madness.
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Play my first high school provincial game against FRC.
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
 Jerry Ouellette and Coach Carter
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play D1
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
An aerospace engineer.


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Kevin
LAST NAME
Ofime
PRESENT AGE
15
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
5 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
The Kings School
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
The Kings School
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
WSSC
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
My favourite player is Jason Tatum and my favourite team is the trailblazers.
SUMMER GOALS
My goals for this summer are to improve in basketball drastically and to increase my confidence levels.
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
My aspirations for basketball are to play for a school in the states and go as far with basketball as I possibly can. Also to learn things from new people and coaches and players that are more skilled than I am.
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning 1st place in a tournament in the states with only 6 players.
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My biggest basketball influences are my parents. Even though they don't really know much about the sport, they are my drive and motivation to not give up and to always pursue greatness. They also made my dream of playing basketball in the first place possible so I'm grateful for them.
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Go to a college or university in the USA.
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Own a brand/company. Or I would like to do something with film or photography.


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Logan
LAST NAME
Kraus
PRESENT AGE
15
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
7 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
John Wall -The Wizards
SUMMER GOALS
To Win Gold this Summer
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Continue to play at the highest level possible.
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Going 25 - 0 with my JV team at Sturgeon and winning the Championship.
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My Dad
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Continue my education and play basketball at the college  level
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach basketball


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Michael
LAST NAME
Lawal
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
6 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Dakota Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Dakota collegiate
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kevin Garnett and Boston Celtics
SUMMER GOALS
To win gold
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
become an overall elite player
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Playing my first championship game in middle school and winning
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Family
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Go to college/ university
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Teach basketball to younger generations


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Sam
LAST NAME
Elendu
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
4 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Glenlawn Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Glenlawn Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Winnipeg Wolves
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Jamal Murray and Toronto Raptors
SUMMER GOALS
To win gold
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
To play college/university basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning provincial championships
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Westbrook
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play at a higher level
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Be an engineer


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Tendo
LAST NAME
Kasule
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
6 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Vincent Massey Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Vincent Massey Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Junior Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
My favourite player is D’Angelo Russel, and my favourite team is the Toronto Raptors
SUMMER GOALS
This summer I want to become an elite shooter and consistent dunker
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
I aspire to play college basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning the Wesmen Classic
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Kobe Bryant
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
After high school, I want to go to university
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
When my basketball career is over, I’d like to be an architect


TEAM
16U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Ty
LAST NAME
Bryant
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
2 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Oak Park High School
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Oak Park High School
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Junior Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Magic Johnson & Los Angeles Lakers
SUMMER GOALS
Win gold at the Western Canada Games
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Get a full ride scholarship to play basketball for a CIS school
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Playing on my school varsity team as a grade 10
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Jon Lundgren and Jayden Lam
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play CIS basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Go in to medical school to pursue being a surgeon

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