Cheshire Phoenix are pleased to announce the addition of Kaj-Bjorn Sherman.
7” foot Sherman played Division 1 basketball at the University of Texas-San Antonio where he averaged 12 points and 7 rebounds per game in his Senior year.
The 24 year old holds a British passport and joins the Phoenix off the back of a season in the Spanish league, LEB Silver.
New Coach Colin O’Reilly is pleased with the new addition and stated, “Kaj brings great size and rim protection for us with excellent ball screen defence. He has good experience from a year in Spain with quality per minute production.
He becomes O’Reilly’s third signing of the summer so far, with the ‘Nix still to announce their import positions. O’Reilly added, “ Kaj is a patient finisher around the rim, and can knock down the mid range shot when needed.”
Kaj expressed his excitement of joining the Phoenix this year “ I am excited to be joining this young Phoenix team with a lot of potential. I can’t wait to help the team and fans make a lot of noise this year.”
Details regarding the pre-season schedule will be announced in the coming days.
Tickets are now online for the first home game of the season, 25th September vs Newcastle Eagles.