Men’s Basketball Signs Two Recruits for 2018-19 Season

Cal Poly Pomona Broncos

POMONA – Head Coach Greg Kamansky inked two recruits for the Cal Poly Pomona men’s basketball team’s upcoming 2018-19 season in Sione “Ziggy” Lauese Jr., and Elijah McCoy. Sione “Ziggy” Lauese Jr.  I  6-6, Forward  I  Redwood City, CA  I  Sequoia HS Lauese, a 6-6 forward from Redwood City, CA, comes to CPP after a successful high school career at Sequoia HS where he led his team to a Peninsula Athletic League South Championship and a 22-8 overall record in his Senior season. He was named the MVP of the Peninsula Athletic League after averaging 15.3 points, 10.1 rebounds, 1.9 assists, and 1.1 blocks per game in his final year. From the Coach: “We are looking forward to Ziggy joining our program. He will bring size, skill, and versatility to our team. His strong work ethic both on the court and in the classroom will represent our program well in the coming years.” Elijah McCoy  I  6-9, Forward  I  Fresno, CA  I  Louisiana Lafayette (Roosevelt HS) McCoy, a 6-9 forward, spent this past year as a redshirt at Louisiana-Lafayette University. A product of Roosevelt HS, he averaged 16.7 points, 13.6 rebounds and 1.3 blocks as a senior. His efforts in his final year at Roosevelt earned himself a spot First-Team All-North Yosemite League team. From the Coach: “We are excited about the addition of Elijah to our program. His size, athleticism, and skill set will immediately benefit our team. Elijah has tremendous upside and we are looking forward to working with him for the next four years.” Print Friendly Version

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