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
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Aaron
LAST NAME
Thomas
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
7 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Gray Academy
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Gray Academy
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Junior Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kyrie Irving Lakers
SUMMER GOALS
Improve as a player and person
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Professional Basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
AAA Provincial Championship
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Kyrie Irving
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
College Basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Business or Music


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Aj
LAST NAME
Connor
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
6 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Dakota Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Dakota Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Attack Academy
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Steph Curry, Raptors
SUMMER GOALS
I would like to improve my game and increase my IQ. Would love to win Nationals representing Manitoba
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Work hard and go as far as I can and hope to earn scholarships
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Hitting 4 threes in a minute in the fourth quarter of a tough game leading the comeback
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My family
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Go into medical school
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Finish school, Have a family, be successful


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Austin
LAST NAME
Uffelman
PRESENT AGE
17
CITY/TOWN
The Pas
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
8 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Margaret Barbour Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Margaret Barbour Collegiate
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Dwayne Wade/Heat
SUMMER GOALS
Work on my speed and agility
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Get paid to play
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning sv zones during the 2018-2019 season
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Keenan Caribou (friend)
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play on a college/university team
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Find something else I love and pursue it


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Christian
LAST NAME
Aye
PRESENT AGE
17
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
6 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Dakota Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Dakota Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
 D'Angelo Russell & the Los Angeles lakers
SUMMER GOALS
improve in all area  of my game
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play the highest level I can
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
My first in-game Dunk
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My Family
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play College/University basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Go into business and coach basketball


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Dami
LAST NAME
Farinloye
PRESENT AGE
17
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
5 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Vincent Massey Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Vincent Massey Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Winnipeg Wolves
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Blake Griffins; LA Clippers
SUMMER GOALS
To medal in the National Championship
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play professional Basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning the 2019 Provincial Championship
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My mum
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play College Basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Stay in the game as a coach


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Dorien
LAST NAME
Peiluck
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
8 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Sisler High School
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Sisler High School
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr. Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Michael Jordan and Boston Celtics
SUMMER GOALS
To win gold at Nationals
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
To go play basketball for a D1 University
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning the Volvo tournament in Edmonton in 2018 versus Team Heat
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Michael Jordan
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
To play basketball for a prep school
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Volunteer and Referee for basketball


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Emmanuel
LAST NAME
Ugbah
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
5 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Northstar Preparatory Institute
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Northstar Preparatory Institute
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Triumph 204
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Tracy McGrady - Toronto Raptors
SUMMER GOALS
Improve and win Nationals
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Going as far as I can with Basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
My first in-game dunk
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My family
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Go play Basketball for a Division 1 program
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Jesse
LAST NAME
Fedak
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
7 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr. Bison
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Tim Duncan and the Minnesota Timberwolves
SUMMER GOALS
To win gold at Nationals and improve my skills
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
D1 College
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning JV Provincial Championships
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My brother Matt Fedak
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
University
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
I'm not sure yet


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Jo
LAST NAME
Kazadi
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
9 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
St. Paul’s High School
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
St. Paul’s High School
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Manitoba Gladiators
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Paul George & Philadelphia 76ers
SUMMER GOALS
Improve my perimeter game and help my teammates get better
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
To play professionally
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
My first in-game dunk
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My brother
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play college/University basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach basketball


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Kyshawn
LAST NAME
Ramnauth
PRESENT AGE
17
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
8 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
John Taylor Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
John Taylor Collegiate
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Damian Lillard, Houston Rockets
SUMMER GOALS
Go to nationals and have a strong showing as a team and hopefully get a medal
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play CIS Basketball after high school
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Being selected as a 17U provincial player
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My dad
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play CIS Basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach or become a chiropractor or athletic trainer


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Mason
LAST NAME
Kraus
PRESENT AGE
17
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
6 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
TRC Academy / St.john's College
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr. Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
James Harden Houston
SUMMER GOALS
Medal
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
D1
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Winning Nations Championships summer 19
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Allen Iverson
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play D1
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Architecture


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Mawa
LAST NAME
Ottogo
PRESENT AGE
17
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
8 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
St. Paul’s High School
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
St. Paul’s High School
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kevin Durant & Brooklyn Nets
SUMMER GOALS
Compete and win everything we can
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play professional basketball
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Playing my first basketball game
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My older brother
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play College basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach basketball


TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Guard
FIRST NAME
Sam
LAST NAME
Jensen
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Headingley
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 11
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
10 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Sturgeon Heights Collegiate
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Sturgeon Heights
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Junior Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kyle Korver and the Brooklyn Nets
SUMMER GOALS
To win nationals
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
Play professionally somewhere
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
Going 25-0 and winning a Provincial Championship
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
My Gigi
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
Play university basketball then eventually professionally
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach or still be involved in the sport in some way



TEAM
17U Male
POSITION
Forward
FIRST NAME
Simon
LAST NAME
Hildebrandt
PRESENT AGE
16
CITY/TOWN
Winnipeg
PRESENT GRADE
Grade 10
YEARS IN BASKETBALL
5 years
SCHOOL PRESENTLY ATTENDING
Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute
SCHOOL ATTENDING THIS FALL
Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute
BASKETBALL CLUB NAME
Jr Bisons
FAVOURITE PLAYER & TEAM
Kawhi Leonard & University of North Carolina
SUMMER GOALS
to get better
BASKETBALL ASPIRATIONS
play professionally
FONDEST MEMORY IN BASKETBALL
winning grade 9 provincial championship
BIGGEST BASKETBALL INFLUENCE
Erwin Hildebrandt
AFTER HIGH SCHOOL
play university basketball
WHEN BASKETBALL CAREER IS OVER
Coach


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