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All Smart Gilas players picked in the 1st round of the PBA Draft

Congratulations to the Smart Gilas players who were all drafted in the 1st round in the 2011 PBA Rookie Draft. Congratulations to JV Casio who was the 1st overall draft pick and will be teammates with Marcio Lassiter while Chris Lutz will go to recent champion Petron. Point Guard Mark Barroca was picked by new team Shopinas Clickers while Alaska gets Mac Baracael. Meralco picked Jason Ballesteros while Dylan Ababou was picked last in the 1st round by Barako Bull (Former Air 21).

PBA Draft 1st Round
1. JV Casio (Powerade)
2. Paul Lee (Rain or Shine)
3. Chris Lutz (Petron)
4. Marcio Lassiter (Powerade)
5. Mark Barroca (Shopinas)
6. Mac Baracael (Alaska)
7. Jason Ballesteros (Meralco)
8. Allein Maliksi (Barako)
9. Reil Cervantes (Ginebra)
10. Dylan Ababou (Barako)

Lassiter and Lutz joins PBA Draft

Chris Lutz
Chris Lutz

Marcio Lassiter
Marcio Lassiter

2011 PBA Rookie Draft Deadline: August 18, 2011

Smart Gilas Pilipinas players Chris Lutz and Marcio Lassiter lead the first few applicants for the PBA Draft to be held on August 28, 2011 at Robinsons Place, Manila.

* pics by gmtan from smartgilaspilipinas.com