(PG/SG) Dane Brooks


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  • D.O.B: 4-November-1996
  • Hometown: Taranaki, New Zealand
  • School: New Plymouth Boy's High School
  • Height: 188.5 cm, 6 ft 2
  • Wingspan: 199 cm, 6 ft 6
  • Weight: 82.9 kg, 182.7 lbs
  • Position: Guard
  • Year: Senior
    (Graduating school December 2014)



Dane has been a member of the New Zealand Basketball Academy since it was founded in 2011. Under the tutelage of Kenny McFadden and the coaching staff he has developed into an athletic combo guard who has the ability to play above the rim.

Dane is a disruptive force on defense , a strong offensive rebounder and a capable scorer who is developing his leadership abilities both on the court and in the classroom.

Playing Experience

  • New Zealand national U18 side (starting 5)
  • Captain of 16U New Zealand Basketball Academy team that competed at Adidas Super 64 tournament in Las Vegas 2013
  • Member of New Zealand Basketball Academy 15U team that played Bigfoot Hoops in 2012
  • NBL Taranaki Mountain Airs team member (National men's league)



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