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April 11, 2012

Max Guercy
5-9, 170, Point Guard
Bishop Alemany High School
Arieta, Calif.

Bishop Alemany High School
Helped lead Bishop Alemany High School to its first Division III CIF state championship as a senior ... Tray Meeks-coached team posted a 33-4 record during the 2011-12 season, culminating with a 71-67 win over Sacred Heart Cathedral in the state title game ... scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the championship game ... for the season, averaged 18 points along with four assists and four rebounds ... earned First-Team CIF Division 3 All-State honors and was named the Division 3A Co-Player of the Year ... named the Mission League Co-MVP while leading Alemany to its first league title since 1999.

Personal
Born in Panorama City, Calif., on July 29, 1994 ... son of Marilyn and Max, Sr., Guercy ... has two older sisters, Lilia and Marilyn, Jr.

Nizar Kapic
6-6, Guard/Forward
Perkiomen School (Pennsburg, Pa.)
Sankt Poelten, Niederoesterreich, Austria

Perkiomen School
In pursuit of playing basketball at the NCAA Division I level, attended the Perkiomen School his senior year ... in his lone year at the school, led the Panthers to their first-ever Tri-County League championship, scoring 18 points in a 69-32 win over Delaware Valley Friends ... scored 21 points and had seven rebounds in his first ever high school game ... finished the season averaging 13.2 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game ... shot 55 percent from the field and converted on 80 percent of his free throw attempts in his lone season playing for the Perkiomen School ... Mark Longstreth-coached team posted a 25-3 record and was 14-0 in league play ... previously played for UBC Sankt Polten in Austria.

International Experience
Played in six games for Austria at the FIBA 2010 Under 18 European Championship ... scored 26 points during the tournament including nine points in Austria's 84-72 win over Georgia ... against Georgia, was 3-for-4 from three-point range ... later in the tournament scored eight points in Austria's 72-70 win over Denmark ... also had two steals in the game against Denmark.

 

 

Personal
Born in Lilienfeld, Austria on Oct. 24, 1992 ... son of Semir and Indira Kapic ... has a younger brother, Nadim.

Austin Ramljak
6-3, Shooting Guard
Ventura College / Oak Park High School
Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Ventura College
Named to the 2012 All-Western State Conference Team ... ranked sixth in the conference in scoring as a sophomore, averaging 19.2 points per game ... converted 102-of-250 three-point attempts in the game (40.8 percent) ... 74.7 percent free throw shooter ... also averaged 4.4 rebounds to go along with 43 total assists and 21 steals ... helped lead Ventura to an 19-12 overall record and a 10-2 mark in the WSC as the Pirates posted a runner-up finish in the conference's North Division ... during two-year career at Ventura College scored 783 total points and made 183 three-pointers ... junior college coach was Joey Ramirez.

Oak Park High School
All-California Interscholastic Federation selection who was also named All-Ventura County and named All Tri-Valley ... scored 25 points in the 2010 Ventura County All Star game ... as a senior, averaged 16.5 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game ... three-year letterwinner for program which posted a 58-28 record during career ... Aaron Shaw-coached team was 19-9 senior year.

Personal
Born in Tarzana, Calif., on May 12, 1991 ... son of Mark and Debbie Ramljak ... has a younger brother, Keith, and an older sister, Taylor.

Keith Washington
6-1, Point Guard
Frankford High School / Mont Clare Academy
Philadelphia, Pa.

Frankford High School
One of the top five point guards coming out of Philadelphia in 2011 who elected to attend Mont Clare Academy prep school following high school ... averaged 18 points and five assists en route to being named the Philadelphia Public School Player of the Year in 2011 ... also named the PIAA District 12-4A Most Valuable Player as well as the Northeast Times Player of the Year ... was named the William Allen Invitational's MVP, Footlocker House of Hoops Outstanding Athlete of the Year, Rucker Philadelphia Showcase MVP and the William H. Markwark Memorial Basketball Club MVP ... helped lead Frankford High School to a 19-5 record and an 11-2 mark in league play ... graduated third in his class from Frankford High School in 2011 ... in addition to being an honor roll student, was the recipient of the White Williams Scholarship and also received the J. Wesley Harvey Alumni Grant for Academic Excellence.

Personal
Born in Philadelphia, Pa., on May 7, 1993 ... son of Tracy Wiggins and Keith Washington, Sr. ... has two older brothers, Ronald Lassiter and ShaKeith Washington.

Ross Wilson
6-7, 205, Forward
Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College (North Shields)
Gosforth, Cumbria, England

North East Sports Academy
Attended Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College which provides a unique school-college partnership to prepare students for university studies and life following school ... as a student, was active in the North East Sports Academy ... has been a member of the Newcastle Eagles since age 12, coming up through the Eagles Academy ranks and representing Newcastle at National League level events in several age groups ... played this past year for the Eagles Team Northumbria in the English National League Division II.

Personal
Born in Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom on March 9, 1993 ... son of Christine Wilson and Tony Phillip.

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