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Xavier Cannefax

Nationality: American

Height: 6’2” / 188cm

Weight: 200.2 lbs / 91kg

Position : Point Guard (type: scoring guard)

Birthplace: Salem, Oregon

High School: South Salem ’13

College: Warner Pacific ’18

Previous Team: Uppsala (Basketligan – Sweden) -2018/19 (Leading Scorer of the League)-

Mid-Season Al Rayyan from Qatar paid his buy-out and signed him for the rest of the season.

Ended-up 4th Scorer in Qatar D1. 

23.3 ppg – 3.8 rpg – 3.0 apg – 2.3 spg – 45.8% FGP


2019/20 Apollo Amsterdam (Holland Eredivisie) 21.9 ppg (Top Scorer of the League) , 3.4 rpg, 4.5 apg, 1.4 spg, 59.1% FGP,  30.3% 3pts , 87.5% FT (2nd highest in the League).



Scouting Report:

Overall great floor general abilities . Strong thick physique.  Bulls his way to the hoop overpowering smaller and weaker defenders. A good rebounder from the guard position with both size and strength.  Has good vision and sees the whole court, always finding open teammates. Very poised and always under control.  No wasted dribbles. Has a nice jumper. Confident with the ball in his hands and wants the ball in crunch time. Can create for himself and for his team off the dribble.

Key characteristics:

  • Speed & change of rhythm
  • Huge Range on his shot
  • Fearless
  • His thick body type can be  a massive weapon on his coach’s hands(unstoppable when penetrating- capable of posting-  gives his coach the option to switch all the screens/ball screens, as he can guard everybody
  • Quick first step . Doesn’t rely on strength and overall body size too much
  • A good defender- lateral foot speed- very vocal helping his teammates-size- active hands
  • Leader.

Moments of his Career: