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Over 12 Sr Teams Participated In The 2015 Fraser League Draft
DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola -- Another successful draft exercise has been completed by the Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League for its 2015 season.
The popular and creative draft system whereby Virgin Islands elite basketball players once 24 years of age and over can join any of the teams in the Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed League took place on July 15, 2015 at the Save the Seed Energy Centre Basketball Court.
Some 12 teams participated in the 2015 draft with one team, Spartans and one player David ‘Bolo’ Lettsome opting out of the draft and three Teams who were absent however, will still have an opportunity to select from the remaining elite players.
Team Selection 2015 Draft
- Real Tool Draft pick is: Cedrick King
- Avengers Draft pick is: Dwayne ‘Kobo’ Penn
- Bayside Blazers Draft pick is: Kellven M. Samuel
- Knights Draft Pick is: Eustace ‘Boss’ Freeman
- Pure Playaz Draft pick is: Halstead ‘JR’ Chiverton
- Run it Red Draft pick is: Sean ‘Chino’ Woods
- Splash Brothers Draft Pick is: Travis A. ‘Chucky’ Isaac
- Warriors Draft Pick is: Juan Hatchett
- Z6ne 6 Ballers Draft Pick is: Nathaniel Malone
- West Gunners Draft Pick is: Ray D. Victor.
Meanwhile Team ‘Talk Done’ first selected David ‘Bolo’ Lettsome on Wednesday, but he has since decided to remain out of the Draft making him not eligible to play in the League. However, Talk Done has picked up Elite player Javaghn Cameron, after given the opportunity to make another pick.
Three teams were absent from the Draft pick exercise: Young Starz, Filipinos and Starz. The Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed Basketball League Committee has approved for them to select from the remaining elite players of, Phillip Glasgow, Steve E. Parillon and Kameron G. Young.
August 15, 2015 League Starts
The League kicks off on August 15, 2015 at the Save the Seed Centre with an opening ceremony at 6:00 PM. The League is open to both men and women and will consist of both junior and senior teams.
The founders of the League are Hon Julian Fraser RA, Representative for the Third District and Bishop John I. Cline, the founder of the Save the Seed Energy Centre and senior Pastor of the New Life Baptist Church.
The 2015 Platinum Sponsors of the Hon. Julian Fraser Save the Seed Basketball League are Digicel BVI and Nagico Insurances.