Luis “Bicho” Silveira will be Paysandú’s coach for the next edition of the DTA. The former basketball player and current coach knew how to be an assistant in the league, and then lead Stockolmo as head coach at El Metro. He was also about to direct Miramar but finally the “Monkeys” did not play the tournament.
The “Bicho”, who is currently working with basketball schools, will return to the ring with a DTA team that is armed with men from the house.
Again and as usual, the captain and stronghold of the club, Gonzalo Rama will be present. The 35-year-old player with a past at Defensor Sporting, Las Bóvedas, Capurro, Waston, Sayago, Marne and Bohemios played 15 games in the last DTA (2019), averaging 7.3 points, 1.4 assists and 2.3 rebounds in 14.8 minutes.
Other men who repeat are Fabián Cabrera, a 35-year-old perimeter, who had passages through August 25, San Lorenzo de San José, Ateneo de Piriápolis, Lagomar, Romis Nelimar, Lavalleja and the Basilon de Colonia. He was also a participant in the last DTA 2019 at Paysa, averaging 12.8 points, 1.7 assists and 3.2 rebounds in 26. 1 rebounds in 26.1 minutes.
Javier Crocano, also 35 years old, as in the DTA 2019, returns to say present, in that tournament he averaged 9 points, 2.4 assists, 12.2 rebounds in 31.7 minutes. The intern has extensive experience with passages through Malvín (where he was champion of the Uruguayan Basketball League), San Lorenzo (San José), Larre Borges, Cordón, Urunday Universitario, Anastasia, 25 de Agosto, Cader, Verdirrojo, Stockolmo, Maldonado , Esparta, Verdirrojo, Marne and Praga of the Regional League of Soriano.
Another player in the paint that returns is Federico Curbelo, in the DTA 2019 with Paysa he had the following numbers: 4.9 points, 3.1 rebounds, 0.9 assists in 15.8 minutes. The “Fefo” defended several jackets in the promotion tournaments of our basketball through Nacional, Waston, Miramar, Marne, Capurro and Auriblanco.
Repeats in addition to 2019 and is present in 2021 is Jhonny “Bombón” Mora, the perimeter fully identified with Paysandú average 3 points, in 3.9 minutes.
For their part, the young Enzo Arellano and Felipe Martinis knew how to wear the Paysandú shirt but in the DTA 2018, at that time the point guard formed in Cordón averaged 8.3 points, 2.2 assists and 3.9 points in 26.3 minutes. As for the native of Biguá, in 26.9 minutes he averaged 11.1 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 4.8 rebounds.
Those who will wear the Paysandú shirt for the first time will be Iván Vega inmate who knew how to have outstanding participations in the Sub 23 of Urunday Universitario and in the DTA with Urupan. He was a participant in the last LUB with the scholar where he averaged 0.5 assists and 0.5 rebounds in 1.4 minutes.
Facundo Parreño (Mauricio’s brother) will have his first participation in the old third of promotion, he is Sub 23 of Verdirrojo. For his part, Mauricio Parreño will not be on campus for work reasons.