The 2'00 forward Reggie Charles, who has experience in the LEB 2, and the 2'03 power forward and 2'14 major, Sandro Encarnación, has already become just a few days in reference to his two teams the Lidoba, Cañeros de La Romana and Marineros Puerto Plata, where apparel share with players as well known in Spain as Edward Santana (Palencia in LEB 2 in 07-08) or Kelvin Peña (Caceres in LEB 2 in 07-08).
Reggie Charles was key to defeating Panteras Distrito Nacional by 85-78 with 20 points. For his part, Sandro Encarnación was also one of the best in the Marineros Puerto Plata - Indios San Francisco (98-94), which finished with 14 points and 9 rebounds. As a reference standard of the league, Edward Santana finished for Cañeros de la Romana with 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Kelvin Peña with 14 points for Marineros Puerto Plata.
Rafael Antonio Luis Barthelemi, known in the world of basketball by Reggie Charles, is Dominican 2'01 forward born in 1981 who in LEB Silver in Spain has averaged 11.4 points and 4.4 rebounds (with 36% in shots three) in 24 games played with the UB Sabadell in 2007-2008.
Nicknamed "The Pharaoh", took his first steps into the club Los Cañeros La Romana. With 17 years received a scholarship to play at the high school of Champagnat (Florida), where he was selected for the McDonald's All Americas. After he played very well in various minor leagues in his country with various teams in Los Cañeros La Romana averaged 16.6 points and 8 rebounds per game in the Lidoba (Dominican professional league) in 2005. That same summer was a Pro Camp in Frankfurt (Germany).
A year later, in 2006, was proclaimed maximum scorer of Lidoba with 21,5 points per game defending the t-shirt of Cocolos San Pedro de Macoris. He also appeared in the Top Ten in rebounders (7th with 5.4) and in the best percentage of free throws (7th also with 81%). Earlier this year made his second trip to Europe playing with Vardar Osiguranje Skopje in Macedonia(semifinalist in the league and winner in the Cup), and a few months after he will go to the NT of his country.
According to the Web www.solobasket.com, Reggie Charles is a very explosive player, capable of defending men taller than him, being a brilliant attacker, with a prodigious jump and is a very consistent rebounds.
Sandro Encarnación, best Lidoba newcomer in 2007
Born in 1986, Sandro Encarnación is already a reality in the Dominican basketball, as evidenced by the fact that the year was proclaimed novice in the Lidoba 2007 (professional league in the Dominican Republic who played with Marineros).
In his first year in professional competition, came to capture 19 rebounds in a game (8 offensive). To achieve these numbers, much of the blame are 214 centimeters major player, plus a good jump and timing of an excellent coordination.
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