2023 New York Select Academy 15u Roster


New York Select Academy was established in 2020 to provide positive change in the community and prepare, guide and assist young men in the process of attending college. Their mission is to provide young men an opportunity to attend college utilizing the sport of basketball as a vehicle to obtain their degree. New York Select focuses on hard working, dedicated, high character student athletes from lower income families who need assistance to get recruited. New York Select Academy is run by their Executive Program Director, David Moses and their Assistant Director, Luis Nieves.

Their 2023 15u team is coached by Kelvin Morris and Quaron Blount, and their roster is as follows:

#1 Phillip Smalls (2026) 5’10 guard Eagle Academy-Brooklyn

#2 Jayden Lyon (2026) 5’9 guard, Eagle Academy-Brooklyn

#3 Edison Chen (2025) 6’0 guard, St Francis Prep

#5 Samir Bakaev (2025) 6’1 guard, Midwood High

#13 Dawsen Lay (2026)6’0 Fort Hamilton High

#15 Conrad Xu (2026) 6’2 guard, Great Neck South High

#21 Lamir Daley (2026) 6’0 guard, Eagle Academy-Brooklyn

#22 Fabian Cruz (2026) 6’0 guard, St Francis Prep

#24 Evan Zeideia (2026) 6’3 small forward, St Francis Prep

#32 Christian Smith (2026) 6’6 forward, St Francis Prep