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College Park Skyhawks Announce Training Camp Roster
Posted on 10/29/2019
College Park Skyhawks

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 
10/29/19

CONTACT: Alli Ehrhardt, Skyhawks Communications, (541) 973-1994

 

COLLEGE PARK SKYHAWKS ANNOUNCE TRAINING CAMP ROSTER

Roster includes newly-acquired draft picks, two-way players and returnees

 

COLLEGE PARK, GA – The College Park Skyhawks, the official G League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, announced the team’s roster for training camp today. Camp opened league-wide on Monday, Oct. 28 and the Skyhawks will hold their first official practice today, Oct. 29. Sixteen players will be competing for an opening night roster position, when the Skyhawks take on the BayHawks in Erie on Nov. 8. 

 

The roster includes first-round picks in the 2019 G League Draft, Cameron Lard (11thoverall) and Ronshad Shabazz (13thoverall). Two-way players Charlie Brown, Jr. and Brandon Goodwin will participate in training camp, along with affiliate players Armoni BrooksMarcus DerricksonKenny Gabriel and Mark Ogden, Jr

 

Phil Cofer (Florida State), Jalyn Patterson (Texas Southern), and Mawdo Sallah (Radford) were invited to training camp after attending the team’s only local tryout in September. Anthony “Cat” BarberSanjay LumpkinAJ Mosby, and Jordan Sibert come to training camp as returnees from the Erie BayHawks’ 2018-19 team. Tahjere McCall’s player rights were acquired via trade in September.  

 

Training camp practices are closed to the public. Media interested in attending should arrive at State Farm Arena’s practice court 15 minutes prior to practice ending for media availability with Head Coach Noel Gillespie and players. Media should RSVP to alli.ehrhardt@cpskyhawks.com.

 

The Skyhawks tip off the season on Nov. 8, taking on the Erie BayHawks on the road. College Park takes its home court for the first time on Nov. 21 against the Delaware Blue Coats. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Gateway Center Arena @ College Park. For more information on the Skyhawks upcoming season and to register for updates, please visit CPSkyhawks.com. Stay up to date on team news by following @CPSkyhawks on Twitter and Instagram. 

 

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ABOUT COLLEGE PARK SKYHAWKS: 

Home to the world’s most traveled airport in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International and Georgia’s newest convention center, the Georgia International Convention Center, the city of College Park is the new home of the Atlanta Hawks’ NBA G League affiliate, the College Park Skyhawks. Set to begin play for the 2019-20 season in November, the Skyhawks will host games at the new Gateway Center @ College Park, a 3500-seat multipurpose sports and entertainment venue, that will be the premier event facility in south Atlanta. Owned and operated by the Atlanta Hawks, the Skyhawks ownership team also includes Grammy Award-winning recording artist, hip-hop superstar and College Park native 2 Chainz. Season-Ticket Memberships are on-sale now! Founding Members will experience exclusive benefits, such VIP Member Events, discounts on Skyhawks merchandise, and a personal contact in the front office. To find out more, email info@cpskyhawks.com, visit www.cpskyhawks.com or call 404-878-3370.

 

FIRST NAME

LAST NAME

POSITION

HEIGHT

WEIGHT

COLLEGE

STATUS

Anthony “Cat”

Barber

G

6-1

173

NC State

Returning rights

Armoni

Brooks

G

6-3

195

Houston

Affiliate player

Charlie

Brown, Jr.

F

6-7

199

St. Joseph’s

Two-way

Phil

Cofer

F

6-8

230

Florida State

Local tryout

Marcus

Derrickson

F

6-7

250

Georgetown

Affiliate player

Kenny

Gabriel

F

6-8

209

Auburn

Affiliate player

Brandon

Goodwin

G

6-0

180

Florida State

Two-way

Cameron

Lard

F

6-9

245

Iowa State

G League Draft

Sanjay

Lumpkin

F

6-6

220

Northwestern

Returning rights

Tahjere

McCall

G

6-4

190

Tennessee State

Returning rights via trade

AJ

Mosby

G

6-3

160

Alcorn State

Returning rights

Mark

Ogden, Jr.

F/C

6-9

220

Dixie State

Affiliate player

Jalyn

Patterson

G

6-1

190

Texas Southern

Local tryout

Mawdo

Sallah

C

6-8

235

Radford

Local tryout

Ronshad

Shabazz

G

6-5

216

Appalachian State

G League draft

Jordan

Sibert

G

6-4

187

Dayton

Returning rights

 

Alli Ehrhardt

Manager, Public & Community Relations

Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena

101 Marietta Street NW Suite 1900

Atlanta, GA 30303

T: 404-878-3377 

alli.ehrhardt@cpskyhawks.com

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