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FIBA U15 Oceania All-Star five named
PAPUA NEW GUINEA (FIBA U15 Oceania Championship) - The All-Star five of the FIBA U15 Oceania Championship showcased the bright young talent of the Oceania region. Check out the five individuals that shined throughout the tournament.
Tafara Gapara (NZL) - Forward - 11.7 PPG, 4.2 RPG
The 6'7 Gapare led the charge for New Zealand offensively and defensively. The hyper-athletic big man will be a problem in for all the teams in the Oceania region in the foreseeable future. Gapara also took home the Final MVP award,
Moses Bartley (SAM) - Guard - 20.2 PPG, 7.0 RPG, 1.8 APG
Bartley was a scoring maestro in throughout the whole tournament scoring at least 20 points in four of six Samoa games including a 30-point effort in their win against Guam in the group stage.
Joshua Book (NZL) - Guard - 11.5 PPG, 3.3 RPG
The steady guard for New Zealand was a swiss army knife for their team. He scored inopportune times and also got defensive stops when needed.
Joshua Duach (AUS) - Forward - 10.8 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 1.3 APG
Duach was a vital part in Australia's game plan offensively and defensively with coach Nathan Brown's using the forward's versatility to the tilt.
Jack McWilliams (AUS) - Center - 6 PPG, 3.5 RPG
McWilliams towering presence in the paint was the main cog in Australia's vaunted defense. The 6'8 slot man will be a force to be reckoned with in the next youth events in Oceania.