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Winnipeg Wesmen - 2018-19 Season

Head Coach:Mike Raimbault (9th season)
Other staff: John Giesbrecht (Assistant Coach), Ben Dethoit (Assistant Coach), Kyle Vince (Assistant Coach), Jeff Billeck (Head Athletic Therapist)
League:Canada West
Website:Team website link

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordU Sports RecordOverall Record
13-70.6501835-169791.8 - 84.814-140.5002441-237787.2 - 84.916-160.5002780-267386.9 - 83.5

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Sean Tarver Forward6-45Baltimore, MDCarver Vocational Technical
1Terence Ross Guard6-32Winnipeg, MB 
2Joseph Medrano Guard6-02Winnipeg, MBSisler High (Manitoba)
3Narcisse Ambanza Guard6-23Toronto, ONEastern Commerce Collegiate
4Riley Paul Forward6-71Brandon, MBNeelin High
5Denzel Soliven Guard5-84Winnipeg, MBSisler High
7Billy Yaworsky Forward6-74Winnipeg, MBSt. Paul's High (Skagit Valley JuCo)
8Joshua Gandier Guard6-33Winnipeg, MBJohn Taylor Collegiate
9Matthew Yaworsky Guard6-42Winnipeg, MBSt. Paul's High
10Adam Benrabah Guard6-41954Surrey, BCMount Douglas Secondary (Algoma)
11William Sesay Guard6-34Winnipeg, MBOak Park High
12Don Dayrit Guard6-02Winnipeg, MBSisler High
13Obadia Ishak Forward6-71Ottawa, ONOttawa Islamic School
14Spas Nikolov Forward6-92Sofia, BulgariaSofia High School of Maths
15Emmanuel Thomas Forward6-51Winnipeg, MBGlenlawn Collegiate

Awards presented

Narcisse Ambanza Canada West Second Team All-Star

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Sep 28, 2018Thunder Bay, ONLakeheadLoss67-80Stats 
Sat Sep 29, 2018Thunder Bay, ONLakeheadLoss61-75Stats 
Fri Oct 5, 2018Winnipeg, MBLethbridgeLoss99-103StatsManitoba Pre-Season Tournament
Sat Oct 6, 2018Winnipeg, MBYorkLoss70-71 Manitoba Pre-Season Tournament
Fri Oct 12, 2018Brandon, MBBrandonLoss85-88StatsBrandon Homecoming
Fri Oct 19, 2018Winnipeg, MBDakota CollegeWin106-63Stats 
Sat Oct 20, 2018Winnipeg, MBMayville StateWin77-67Stats 
Sat Dec 29, 2018Wahpeton, NDND State College of ScienceLoss86-87Stats 
Sun Dec 30, 2018Mayville, NDMayville StateLoss70-79Stats 
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Oct 26, 2018Winnipeg, MBVictoriaWin93-84Stats 
Sat Oct 27, 2018Winnipeg, MBVictoriaLoss72-75Stats 
Fri Nov 2, 2018Prince George, BCUNBCLoss82-84Stats 
Sat Nov 3, 2018Prince George, BCUNBCWin96-81Stats 
Fri Nov 9, 2018Edmonton, ABMacEwanWin113-75Stats 
Sat Nov 10, 2018Edmonton, ABMacEwanWin85-78Stats 
Fri Nov 16, 2018Winnipeg, MBSaskatchewanLoss104-111OT, Stats 
Sat Nov 17, 2018Winnipeg, MBSaskatchewanWin90-81Stats 
Fri Nov 23, 2018Lethbridge, ABLethbridgeWin88-83Stats 
Sat Nov 24, 2018Lethbridge, ABLethbridgeWin86-83Stats 
Fri Nov 30, 2018Brandon, MBBrandonLoss107-1092OT, Stats 
Sat Dec 1, 2018Winnipeg, MBBrandonWin101-81Stats 
Fri Jan 4, 2019Langley, BCTrinity WesternWin105-97Stats 
Sat Jan 5, 2019Langley, BCTrinity WesternWin83-55Stats 
Fri Jan 11, 2019Winnipeg, MBThompson RiversWin100-94OT, Stats 
Sat Jan 12, 2019Winnipeg, MBThompson RiversLoss77-85Stats 
Fri Jan 25, 2019Winnipeg, MBReginaLoss87-96Stats 
Sat Jan 26, 2019Winnipeg, MBReginaWin91-89Stats 
Thu Jan 31, 2019Winnipeg, MBManitobaWin97-75Stats 
Sat Feb 2, 2019Winnipeg, MBManitobaLoss78-81Stats 
--- Playoff Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Thu Feb 7, 2019Winnipeg, MBManitobaWin92-77StatsCanada West Playoff
Fri Feb 15, 2019Calgary, ABCalgaryLoss57-98StatsCanada West Quarterfinal (best of 3)
Sat Feb 16, 2019Calgary, ABCalgaryLoss75-88StatsCanada West Quarterfinal (best of 3 final)

Overall scoring summary for the season

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Narcisse Ambanza2687033.531-9632.3192-42545.266-10463.531-1201515.849155111143948118.5
Sean Tarver3199832.267-19135.1217-45248.040-5178.478-1862648.5785463105354117.5
Don Dayrit3167621.880-24033.3129-34337.650-6972.510-35451.556623513538812.5
Joseph Medrano3077425.859-16036.9115-29239.438-4486.425-64893.056554812332710.9
Adam Benrabah3171523.133-8737.984-20740.675-10273.546-991454.77625608442768.9
Billy Yaworsky2634813.422-5837.983-14955.712-2157.123-61843.237101215122007.7
Spas Nikolov3165021.01-333.386-15954.137-4680.457-931504.897234524212106.8
William Sesay3062520.810-4124.456-15336.624-4553.358-1021605.35383478381464.9
Obadia Ishak7426.04-757.16-1735.31-333.30-881.173202172.4
Emmanuel Thomas166.00-00.01-425.00-00.01-011.00010022.0
Denzel Soliven201668.35-2222.711-3729.78-1172.76-11170.814161804351.8
Joshua Gandier292598.99-2339.118-3748.63-475.04-19230.8138426481.7
Terence Ross19774.15-955.69-2045.02-2100.03-12150.8123604251.3
Riley Paul11393.51-425.05-1145.53-475.05-270.631100141.3
* Team Totals316245201.5327-94134.81012-230643.9359-50670.9347-812115937.455149845383281271087.4

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Narcisse Ambanza2067333.621-7428.4148-33644.058-9263.030-911216.04112381112837518.8
Sean Tarver2066733.448-13535.6146-31246.834-4379.151-1261778.845373852937418.7
Don Dayrit2040020.041-13729.977-20637.435-4479.55-18231.136401812223011.5
Joseph Medrano2051925.936-10135.672-18439.127-3090.019-46653.241343311220710.3
Adam Benrabah2048624.323-5442.654-12343.952-6876.532-57894.54917376301839.2
Spas Nikolov2046323.10-20.071-12357.728-3482.442-711135.763163120161708.5
Billy Yaworsky2024412.217-3844.757-9858.210-1662.515-45603.026810971417.0
William Sesay2042821.47-2626.944-11139.618-3551.443-791226.13455267261135.7
Obadia Ishak166.01-1100.01-425.00-10.00-111.04100033.0
Terence Ross9232.64-4100.05-771.40-00.01-120.241200141.6
Joshua Gandier191156.13-837.56-1346.21-250.03-8110.664212160.8
Denzel Soliven10404.00-50.03-1030.01-250.03-140.44310170.7
Riley Paul561.20-00.01-1100.00-00.01-120.40000020.4
* Team Totals204070203.5201-58534.4685-152844.8264-36771.9245-54579039.535333927961173183591.8

Season individual bests vs U SPORTS teams for all players

PlayerMost pointsMost reboundsMost assists
Don Dayrit41 on Nov 16, 2018 vs Saskatchewan5 on Jan 11, 2019 vs Thompson Rivers6 on Jan 12, 2019 vs Thompson Rivers
Narcisse Ambanza36 on Feb 7, 2019 vs Manitoba12 on Nov 9, 2018 vs MacEwan15 on Jan 31, 2019 vs Manitoba
Sean Tarver33 on Dec 1, 2018 vs Brandon18 on Nov 30, 2018 vs Brandon5 on Nov 2, 2018 vs UNBC
Adam Benrabah31 on Jan 11, 2019 vs Thompson Rivers9 on Nov 3, 2018 vs UNBC3 on Nov 9, 2018 vs MacEwan
Billy Yaworsky24 on Feb 16, 2019 vs Calgary8 on Jan 11, 2019 vs Thompson Rivers2 on Jan 25, 2019 vs Regina
Joseph Medrano23 on Oct 12, 2018 vs Brandon10 on Nov 30, 2018 vs Brandon4 on Jan 25, 2019 vs Regina
Spas Nikolov17 on Nov 10, 2018 vs MacEwan11 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead3 on Oct 5, 2018 vs Lethbridge
Terence Ross14 on Nov 9, 2018 vs MacEwan3 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead1 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead
William Sesay11 on Jan 4, 2019 vs Trinity Western12 on Jan 25, 2019 vs Regina6 on Jan 26, 2019 vs Regina
Joshua Gandier9 on Nov 9, 2018 vs MacEwan4 on Nov 9, 2018 vs MacEwan1 on Oct 12, 2018 vs Brandon
Denzel Soliven9 on Oct 5, 2018 vs Lethbridge4 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead2 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead
Obadia Ishak6 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead2 on Oct 12, 2018 vs Brandon1 on Sep 29, 2018 vs Lakehead
Riley Paul2 on Dec 1, 2018 vs Brandon1 on Oct 26, 2018 vs Victoria 

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