Halcones de Xalapa

Halcones de Xalapa is a basketball club based in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico that plays in the Liga Nacional de Baloncesto Profesional (LNBP).[1] Their home games were played at Gimnasio Universitario de la Unidad Deportiva.

Halcones de Xalapa
Halcones de Xalapa logo
HistoryHalcones UV Xalapa
Halcones de Xalapa
(2013–2015, 2021-)
ArenaGimnasio USBI
LocationXalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
Team colorsPurple, Gold and White
PresidentÁngel Fernando Morales Blanchet
Head coachEdu Torres
OwnershipUniversidad Veracruzana
Championships4 (2005, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010)

Former Michigan star and NBA player, Robert Traylor, played for Halcones UV Xalapa three months before his death in May 2011.

In 2015, Halcones withdrew from the LNBP due to financial problems.

Final rosterEdit

The following was the roster for the 2015 season:

Note: Flags indicate national team eligibility at FIBA sanctioned events. Players may hold other non-FIBA nationality not displayed.

Halcones de Xalapa roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name
PG 0   Harris, Franco
F 2   Dawud, Idris
PG 3   Garnica, Paul
F/C 9   Lamizana, Herve
PG 11   Meza, Pedro
F/C 17   Esteva, Juan Manuel
G/F 21   Wright, Antoine
F 25   Henning, Adrian
G 33   Mendez-Valdez, Orlando
PF 34   Alonzo, Noe
G/F 35   Harris, Jovan
C 40   Perez, Alfred
F 45   Shannon, Terrence
C 55   Parada, Adam
C   Prosper, Lester
Head coach

  Edu Torres

Assistant coach(es)

  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Updated: 1 February 2015

Notable playersEdit


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-02-08. Retrieved 2011-12-19.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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