Yancy de Ocampo

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Yancy de Ocampo
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Yancy de Ocampo (Middle)
No. 95 – GlobalPort Batang Pier
Position Center
League PBA
Personal information
Born (1980-03-11) March 11, 1980 (age 34)
Tanza, Cavite
Nationality Filipino
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
College Saint Francis of Assisi College System
PBA draft 2002 / Pick: 1st overall
Selected by the FedEx Express
Pro career 2002–present
Career history
2002–2004 Fedex/Air21 Express
2004–2005 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters
2005–2006 Fedex/Air21 Express
2006–2010 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters
2010–2011 Barangay Ginebra Kings
2011–2012 B-Meg Llamados
2012–2014 San Mig Super Coffee Mixers
2014–present GlobalPort Batang Pier
Career highlights and awards

Yancy Rozal de Ocampo (born March 11, 1980) is a Filipino professional basketball player who plays for the GlobalPort Batang Pier in the Philippine Basketball Association.

The De Ocampo-Taha trade[edit]

In June 4, 2014 Yancy De Ocampo and Val Acuña was traded to GlobalPort Batang Pier for Yousef Taha and Ronnie Matias.[1]

Player Profile[edit]

At 6'9", he is a good outside shooter and a low post threat. He is also among the PBL's Top 20 Players of All-time. He was the first overall pick during the 2002 PBA Draft and was the first-ever draft pick of FedEx as a PBA team. He is the older brother of Ranidel de Ocampo. He and Ranidel both played together since their college days at St. Francis of Assisi,[2] with FedEx and with Talk 'N Text. In March 2010, he was traded to the Barangay Ginebra Kings but was trade immediately to B-Meg Llamados.[3]

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