Ireland Under 18 Men's 3x3 team announced
July 06, 2017
The team who will represent Ireland at the FIBA U18 Men’s 3x3 Europe Cup qualifier this summer has been announced today.
Head Coach, Jason Killeen, made the announcement ahead of the squad’s trip to the qualifiers in Riga, Latvia on August 5th and 6th.
Speaking about the announcement, Coach Killeen said: “2017 has been an exciting summer for Irish 3x3 basketball, and the U18 Europe Cup qualifier gives Irish players another opportunity to showcase their talent. 3x3 is a different game from the traditional 5 on 5 and the players have all been working hard in order to make the adjustment. We are looking forward to the challenge and competing against some of the best teams in Europe."
The selected players are:
Darragh O’Sullivan, Colaiste Choilm Cork, Neptune BC
David Murray, Presentation Brothers College Cork, Neptune BC,
Kris Arcilla, Colaiste Phadraig Dublin, Templeogue BC
James Beckom, Lido di Roma
You can find out more about the tournament here: http://www.fiba.com/europe/3x3u18/2017/latvia/about-the-event