Conner Frankamp

Position: Guard
Height: 6-1 / 185 cms
Weight: 155 lbs / 70 kgs
School: Wichita North High School ‘13
Hometown: Wichita, Kansas

USA Basketball Notes

  • Gold Medals: 2012 FIBA U17 World Championship, 2011 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.
  • Member of the 2012 USA U17 World Championship Team that compiled an 8-0 record en route to earning the FIBA U17 World Championship gold medal in Kaunas, Lithuania; averaged a team-high 14.1 ppg., while adding 2.5 rpg. and 2.4 apg.
  • Helped the U.S. U17 squad claim a pair of exhibition victories over Australia and Latvia in Las Palmas, Canary Islands; averaged 6.0 ppg. and 2.5 apg.
  • Participated in the 2011 USA Developmental National Team training camp, held Oct. 15-16 in Colorado Springs, Colo.
  • Member of the 2011 USA U16 National Team that compiled a 5-0 record, captured the FIBA Americas Championship gold medal and qualified the U.S. for the 2012 FIBA U17 World Championship; averaged 8.6 ppg. and ranked 8th among all compeitors with 3.6 apg.
  • Named to the 2011-12 USA Developmental National Team on March 24, 2011.
  • Participated in the 2010 USA Developmental National Team mini-camp, held Oct. 9-10 in Colorado Springs, Colo.

College Notes

  • Has verbally committed to attend and play for Kansas.

High School Honors

  • Wichita Eagle All-Kansas Class 6A first team (2011, 2012), All-State, All-Class first team (20120 and All-State, All-Class second team (2011).
  • Wichita Eagle All-City first team and All-Metro first team (2011, 2012).
  • MaxPreps.com Sophomore All-America second team (2011).
  • Wichita Eagle All-Kansas Class 6A honorable mention and All-City honorable mention (2010).

High School Notes

  • Attends Wichita North High School (Kan.), where in three varsity seasons, has started in all 65 games played and compiled 1,639 points.
  • As a junior in 2011-12, started in all 23 games as Wichita North finished with a 15-8 record and advanced to the state tournament quarterfinals; averaged 32.3 ppg., 4.0 rpg. and 3.7 apg.
  • As a sophomore in 2010-11, started all 20 games played and averaged 27.2 ppg., 4.2 rpg. and 3.2 apg.
  • As a freshman in 2009-10, aided North High to a 13-9 mark; started all 22 games and averaged 16.0 ppg., 3.3 rpg. and 2.5 apg.
  • Competes in the summers for Kansas City Run GMC.
  • Also plays golf.

Personal Notes

  • Born in his hometown of Wichita, Kan., on July 16, 1995.
  • Son of Karen and Martin Frankamp, has one older brother, Kevin (22).
  • Grandfather, Marvin Frankamp, served in the U.S. Army.
  •  Nickname is White Chocolate.
  • Is on his school’s Honor Roll.

The Inside Scoop

  • Played his first basketball game when he was five years old.
  • Favorite player on the 2012 USA Basketball Men’s National Team is Kobe Bryant.
  • Favorite sports magazine: ESPN The Magazine.
  • Favorite Gatorade flavor/color: red.
  • Owns a female Sheltie named Lily.
  • If he could drive anything, it would be: a Ferrari.
  • Currently drives: a Honda.
  • Batman or Superman: Superman.
  • Indoor or beach volleyball: beach volleyball.
  • Sprints or long-distance running: sprints.
  • Scrabble or Words with Friends: Scrabble.
  • Favorite app: Pandora.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball: golf.
  • Favorite class: history.
  • Favorite basketball player: Kobe Bryant.
  • Favorite NBA team: Los Angeles Lakers.
  • Favorite Olympian: Kobe Bryant.
  • Best players ever faced: the Harrison twins (Aaron and Andrew from Richmond, Texas).
  • Would compare his game to: Stephen Curry.
  • This right-hander wears No. 23 because he’s always worn it, but also because it was Michael Jordan’s number.
  • Away from basketball, enjoys: playing golf and hanging out with friends.
  • Most people don’t know: he likes Taylor Swift.
  • If he played football, he would be a: quarterback.
  • When he was five, wanted to be: an NBA player.
  • First basketball memory: scoring 17 points in his first game.

USA Basketball Statistics

TEAM
G/S
FGM-FGA
PCT
3PM-3PA
PCT
FTM-FTA
PCT
REB/AVG
AT
BK
ST
PTS/AVG
2012 U17
8/1
44-79
.557
14-31
.452
11-11
1.000
20/2.5
19
0
16
113/14.1
2012 U17 exh
2/0
4-19
.211
3-9
.333
1-1
1.000
1/0.5
5
0
2
12/6.0
2011 U16
5/0
18- 32
.563
5- 15
.333
2- 2
1.000
9/ 1.8
18
1
6
43/ 8.6