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The Australian Boomers have named a 17-player squad for the first training camp under new Head Coach Andrej Lemanis ahead of the 2013 Sino-Australia Challenge in Western Australia.
Name / Height / Position / DOB / Club
- Adam Gibson / 188cm / Guard / 30 Oct 1986 / Adelaide 36ers (NBL)
- Jason Cadee / 186cm / Guard / 15 Apr 1991 / Adelaide 36ers (NBL)
- Mitch Norton / 180cm / Guard / 1 Apr 1993 / Townsville Crocodlies (NBL)
- Ben Madgen / 193cm / Guard / 7 Feb 1985 / Sydney Kings (NBL)
- Chris Goulding / 192cm / Guard / 24 Oct 1988 / Melbourne Tigers (NBL)
- Brendan Teys / 188cm / Guard / 22 Feb 1990 / Southern District Spartans (QBL)
- Clint Steindl / 201cm / Guard-Forward / 15 Mar 1989 / Cairns Taipans (NBL)
- Owen Odigie / 196cm / Guard-Forward / 18 Jan 1993 / Melbourne Tigers (NBL)
- Jesse Wagstaff / 203cm / Forward / 30 Apr 1986 / Perth Wildcats (NBL)
- Anthony Petrie / 203cm/ Forward / 3 June 1983 / Adelaide 36ers (NBL)
- Daniel Johnson / 212cm / Forward-Centre / 2 Apr 1988 / Adelaide 36ers (NBL)
- Cody Ellis / 203cm / Forward / 24 Apr 1990 / Saint Louis University (USA)
- Venky Jois / 201cm / Forward / 7 Jul 1993 / Eastern Washington University (USA)
- Luke Nevill / 218cm / Centre / 19 Feb 1986 / Townsville Crocodiles (NBL)
- Cameron Bairstow / 206cm / Forward / 7 Dec 1990 / University of New Mexico (USA)
- Andrija Dumovic / 208cm / Forward-Centre / 18 Apr 1993 / BA National Centre of Excellence
- Mitchell Young / 206cm / Forward / 6 Aug 1990 / Saint Mary’s College (USA)
A very young but extremely talented squad has been selected to take on the Chinese next month.
The opening game of the series will take place at Perth Arena on Friday, June 7.