QUAI 54 2011 @ TROCADERO PARIS, FRANCE

2011年のRISINGSUNSは国内プロリーグで活躍する外国人プレイヤーを主に、数名の日本人プロ選手を交えて構成。3度目の挑戦で初めて前半リードを奪うも、後半で流れを引き戻されてしまい、結果17-30と3度目の敗戦を味わうこととなった。3PコンテストにはMasashi Johoが、そしてスラムダンクコンテストにはJohn Helicopter Humphreyがエントリー。

メンバー ポジション 備考
Darin Satoshi Maki PG (captain) 5’10” bj league Saitama Broncos
Masashi Joho PG/SG 6’1” bj league Toyama Grouses, all-star and league champion
Satoshi Takeda SG 6’2” bj league Osaka Evessa
Yacine Farouk SG 6’3” France Junior National Team, former pro player w/Ruiel & St. Denis
John Helicopter Humphrey SF 6’1” bj league Saitama Broncos
Zack Andrews PF 6’8” NBA D-League (Lakers), former bj league Niigata Albirex
Hirotaka Sato PF 6’9” JBL Mitsubishi
Sylvester Morgan C 6’11” Culiacan (Mexico), former bj league Fukuoka Rizing
Randy Orr C 6’11” NBL Canada, former JBL Tochigi Brex
Coach: Natalie Nakase Head Coach, bj league Saitama Broncos
Organizer: Jason Hutson UC Santa Barbara, Tokyo streetballer, Risingsuns team organizer

RISINGSUNS @ QUAI 54 2011
ROUND 1

JAPAN/RISINGSUNS vs. FRANCE/SHEST HUSTLEUR
Halftime: 11-08
Final score: 17-30 (L)
*Masashi Joho, three-point shootout & John Helicopter Humphrey, slam dunk contest
**Tournament champion: FRANCE/LE RELEVÉ

posted on 2012.04.26