Sonny Thoss

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Sonny Thoss
No. 7 – Alaska Aces
Position Center
League PBA
Personal information
Born (1981-12-07) December 7, 1981 (age 33)
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Nationality Papua New Guinea
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
College James Cook University
PBA draft 2004 Round: 1 / Pick: 5th overall
Selected by the Alaska Aces
Pro career 2004–present
Career history
2004–present Alaska Aces
Career highlights and awards
  • PBA All Rookie Team (2005)
  • 2x PBA Mythical First Team (2010, 2011)
  • 2x PBA Mythical Second Team (2008, 2012)
  • PBA Sportsmanship Award (2011)
  • 10x PBA All-Star (2004–2013)
  • PBA Commissioner's Cup Finals MVP (2013)

Joachim Gunther "Sonny" Thoss (born on December 7, 1981 in Papua New Guinea) is a German-Filipino professional basketball player who currently plays for the Alaska Aces of the PBA. [1]

PBA career[edit]

He was the 5th overall pick in the 2004 PBA draft selected by the Alaska Aces and he is also the tallest rookie picked in that class. In his early years, Sonny was the backup center for the Aces behind with the dominant bigman Ali Peek and E.J. Feihl in Alaska's Bigman rotation.


  1. ^ Player Profile at

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