Brooke Blair

Club: Brisbane Capitals

DOB: 8 October 1994

Height: 172cm

Position: Guard

Tall Ferns Debut: 2016

Appearance: 12

Junior Association: North Harbour

High School: Rangitoto College

Was a member of the team that won the William Jones Cup in 2018. Recalled to the team for the 2019 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Auckland.

Blair attended Rangitoto College, played representative basketball for North Harbour age-group teams and Harbour Breeze, and then spent 5 years in the States. She spent two years at Northeastern Junior College, Colorado before moving on to Idaho State University where she was a standout shooting guard for the Bengals.

After graduating from Idaho State she played two seasons for Rockhampton Cyclones (2018 and 2019) in the Queensland Basketball League. At Rockhampton in 2019 she shot 42% (64/154) from beyond the arc and 81% (39/48) from the free-throw line.

Blair was due to play for Brisbane Capitals in the inaugural NBL1 in 2020.


Photo: Masanori Udagawa