Rowan Barrett

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Rowan Barrett
Personal information
Born (1972-11-24) November 24, 1972 (age 44)
Toronto, Ontario
Nationality Canadian
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school West Hill Collegiate Institute
(Toronto, Ontario)
College St. John's (1992–1996)
NBA draft 1996 / Undrafted
Position Guard

Rowan Barrett (born November 24, 1972) is a retired Canadian professional basketball player.[1]

Barrett played in high school for West Hill Collegiate Institute and collegiately for St. John's University (1992–96).

Barrett was under contract with the Toronto Raptors (1997 and 1999) and Philadelphia 76ers (1999), but never played in any regular season game with those teams.

Barrett played for the Canada national basketball team, with whom he participated in the 2000 Olympics the same year he had his only child Rowan Barrett Jr.

Barrett played professionally in Spain for Etosa Alicante (1997–98), Argentina for Boca Juniors (1998–99), Venezuela for Cocodrilos de Caracas (1999-00, 2000–01, 2002–03), Cyprus for Keravnos Keo (2000–01), Greece for Dafni (2001–02), Israel for Maccabi Rishon LeZion (2001–02), Hapoel Haifa and Ramat Hasharon (2002–03), Italy for Vertical Vision Cantù (2005–06)[2] and in France for JDA Dijon (2003–04) and ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne (2006–07).[3]

He is currently Executive Vice President and Assistant General Manager of Canada Basketball.

His son, R.J. (Rowan Junior) Barrett is ranked as the number one high-school player in the class of 2019.[4]