Gaiteros de Zulia Rosters

2016-2017 Gaiteros de Zulia Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status Nationality
17 Deivis Ananguren F 6-4 - 32 Miranda 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
16 Douglas Chiquito SG 6-4 - 31 Zulia 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted Colombia
27 Jose Cruz PG - - - N/A 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
23 Niremberg Escalona SG 6-3 - 24 N/A 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
5 Johnathan Figuera SF 6-6 - 26 N/A 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
7 Daniel Macuare GF 6-3 - 32 Bolivar 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
- Stefano Magnoni F 6-7 220 - Carabobo 2017 NBA Draft Eligible Venezuela
26 Darwin Matos SF 6-6 198 31 Caracas 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
2 Raul Millan - - - - N/A 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
4 Robert Palacios G 6-1 190 31 Caracas 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
8 Christian Poleo FC 6-9 - 25 N/A 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
9 Derwin Ramirez F 6-3 175 34 Caracas 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
- Carlos Rodriguez FC 6-9 - 28 Barquisimeto 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
21 Hernan Salcedo F 6-6 231 36 Barcelona 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela
3 Juan Miguel Suero F 6-5 185 23 Santo Domingo 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Dominican Republic
14 Al Thornton F 6-8 203 33 Perry (GA) 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
- Kenji Urdaneta SG 6-2 184 31 Zulia 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted Colombia
25 Julian Vaughn F 6-9 247 28 Vienna (VA) 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Robert Yriarte SF 6-7 - 28 La Guaira 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Venezuela

2016-2017 Gaiteros Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Macuare D. Chiquito J. Suero H. Salcedo J. Vaughn
Rotation   K. Urdaneta D. Ananguren   A. Thornton
Rotation     R. Yriarte    
Rotation     D. Matos    
Lim PT R. Palacios   J. Figuera    
Lim PT J. Cruz        

Recent Gaiteros History

Season League Record Placement
2016-2017 Venezuelan LPB 3-5 N/A
2015-2016 Venezuelan LPB 12-23 10th
2014-2015 Venezuelan LPB 4-31 10th
2013-2014 Venezuelan LPB 16-20 8th
2012-2013 Venezuelan LPB 31-30 5th
2011-2012 Venezuelan LPB 1-1 N/A

2016-2017 Gaiteros de Zulia Front Office

Staff Member Position
Gustavo Garcia Head Coach
Jose Morales Assistant Coach
Koray Degirmencioglu Assistant Coach
Freddy Chavier General Manager

2016-2017 Gaiteros Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Juan Miguel Suero 8 35.1 24.1 5.0 3.6 1.5 0.2 3.0
Al Thornton 4 29.2 21.0 6.8 1.0 1.0 1.5 2.0
Julian Vaughn 6 27.5 18.3 7.2 0.8 0.3 2.0 2.0
Douglas Chiquito 7 32.1 10.1 3.4 1.4 1.6 0.1 0.9
Hernan Salcedo 6 21.0 7.0 9.2 1.5 0.7 0.2 1.0
Derwin Ramirez 3 29.0 6.7 3.0 2.0 1.0 0.3 2.7
Deivis Ananguren 7 15.1 5.6 3.7 0.4 0.9 0.0 1.1
Daniel Macuare 8 23.2 4.9 3.6 1.1 1.5 0.0 0.1
Robert Yriarte 6 17.7 4.2 3.7 0.0 0.5 0.0 1.2
Darwin Matos 7 11.7 2.4 1.9 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.6
Raul Millan 5 7.8 0.8 0.6 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.6
Jose Cruz 6 4.7 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.8
Niremberg Escalona 2 7.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.0
Johnathan Figuera 5 2.2 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Robert Palacios 6 5.3 0.3 1.8 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.7
Kenji Urdaneta 2 21.5 0.0 2.0 4.0 0.5 0.0 0.0