Category Archives: Players

Who is Paul John Dalistan?

Paul Lee Gilas Pilipinas

Paul Lee is Paul John Dalistan, that is his full name in his birth certificate and passport that is why that is the name FIBA recognizes.

His mothers maiden last name is Dalistan and when Paul was born, his mother and father were not yet married, thus Paul John Dalistan was indicated in his birth certificate. His parents were married more than a year after Paul Lee was born but his birth certificate records were not changed.

Andray Blatche

Andray Blatche

Andray Blatche Profile
Full Name: Andray Blatche
Position: Power Forward/Center
Birth Date: August 22, 1986
Birth Place: Syracuse, New York
Height: 6 ft 11 in
Weight: 260 lbs
High School: South Kent School
College: None
Years in NBA: 8 years

Twitter Account: @drayblatche

Basketball Career

Rey Mark Belo

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Full Name: Rey Mark Belo
Position: Power Forward
Height: 6’3
Weight: 185 lbs

Jimmy Alapag

Jimmy Alapag

Full Name: Jim Olmeda Alapag
Jersey Number: 3
Height: 5’9
Weight: 160lbs
Position: Point Guard
Birth Date: December 30, 1977
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California
Citizenship: Filipino

Twitter Account: @jalapag3

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Basketball Teams:
College: Cal State San Bernardino
Professional:
Talk N Text (2003-present)

Marcus Douthit

Marcus Douthit

Full Name: Marcus Eugene Douthit
Jersey Number: 11
Height: 6’10
Weight: 250lbs
Position: Forward/Center
Birth Date: April 15, 1980
Birth Place: Syracuse, New York
Citizenship: American/Filipino (Naturalized on May 11, 2011)

Twitter Account: @DouthitMarcus

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Basketball Teams:
High School: Notre Dame Preparatory School
College: Providence College
Professional:
Drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers (56th overall)

Isaac Holstein

Name: Isaac Holstein
Height: 6’9
Position: Center
School: West Virginia State University
PBA D-League Team: Big Chill

Twitter Account: @IHolstein5

More info soon!

Justin Melton

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Full Name: Justin Melton
Birth Date: 1986 (Born in Philippines)
Height: 5’11
Position: Point Guard
College: Mount Olive College (Visual Communication Degree)
High School: Tabb High School, Yorktown, VA
Professional: Played in Brazil in 2009
Notable Awards:
Led Brazil Team (Artur Nogueira) to its first championship
Mount Olive Defensive Player of the Year in 2009

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With Father, Donnie Melton and Mother, Cecilia Fortes

Listed only as 5’10 but can dunk the ball, watch this Justin Melton Video:

Sources:
http://justinmelton.blogspot.com/
http://www.moctrojans.com/sports/mbkb/2012-13/releases/20121222x5j8bc
http://www.latinbasket.com/player.asp?Cntry=BRA&PlayerID=122745

Matt Ganuelas Rosser

Matt Rosser

Full Name: Matt Ganuelas Rosser
Birth Date: June 13, 1990
Height: 6-5
Position: Point Guard
High School: Temecula Valley High School
College: Cal Poly Pomona Broncos

Matt Rosser is included in the 2012 Jones Cup Smart Gilas Roster. Matt was born in the Philippines but attended High School and College in the US.

Matt Rosser Video:

Sources:
-http://broncoathletics.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=374
-http://www.broncoathletics.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=629
-http://www.youtube.com/user/cppbroncos?feature=watch