Arizona Whips

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Arizona Whips
2018-2019 Arizona Whips season
Arizona Whips logo
Conference Western
Division Plains
Founded 2004
History El Paso Whips (1983-2004), Santa Fe Whips (2004-2015), Arizona Whips (2015-present)
Arena Ascendant Arena
City Flagstaff, AZ
Team colors Copper, Gold and Blue


Owner(s) Dirk Lenburg (male leonberger)
RL Primary Contact Kresblain
RL Secondary Contact JTigerclaw
General manager Hugo Chavic (Badger)
Head coach Gary Wells (Turtle)
Assistant coach Ryan Shiraishi (Black Grizzly)
Lead trainer Sam Wallace (Groundhog)
Championships 1
Division titles 1

The Arizona Whips are a professional basketball team based in the city of Flagstaff, Arizona. They play in the Plains Division of the Western Conference in the Furry Basketball Association (FBA).

Current Roster

Arizona Whips Roster
Point Guard Shooting Guard Small Forward Power Forward Center
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11 Alyssia Silverman (Red Vixen, G) 10 L.V. McDyess (Black Panther, G) 51 J.C. Golde (Yellow-bellied Weasel, F/G) 65 Trent Mosley (Elk, C/F) 28 Morgan McCarthy (Bighorn Sheep, C)
Guard Guard Center Forward Forward
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0 Monty Silverthorn (Pine Marten, G) 3 Leonardo De Hugo (Lion, G) 32 Sakarias Ekholm (Transvaal Lion, C) 1 Ain Iannizzi (Cougar, F) 18 Godfrey Zindendel (Goat, F)
Reserves Deep Reserves
Forward Guard Guard Bigfur Bigfur
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25 Desmond Macon (Siberian Tiger, F) 9 Logan Greene (Grey Wolf, G) 16 Josiah Ide (Raccoon, G) 72 Sherman Downward (Porcupine, F/C) 15 Carol Quiñones (Wolf, F/C)
Head Coach Use Only:

Arizona Whips Team Contracts
Name 20 21 22 23 24
Alyssia Silverman 4.0 5.0
L.V. McDyess
J.C. Golde
Trent Mosley
Morgan McCarthy 8.0 9.0
Monty Silverthorn
Leonardo De Hugo
Sakarias Ekholm
Ain Iannizzi 1.5 2.0
Godfrey Zindendel
Desmond Macon 1.5 2.0
Logan Greene 4.0
Josiah Ide 1.5
Sherman Downward
Carol Quiñones
2019-2020 Budget for Total
Draft Picks Available
Arizona Whips 90.0 20.5 10.0 +59.5


Name Nickname Species Gender Title Height Weight Birthplace or School Seasons With FBA #
Gary Wells Capt. Steady Turtle M Head Coach 5'10" 230 Boliver Island, TX 16
Ryan Shiraishi N/A Black Grizzly M Assistant Coach 7'2" 260 UFLA 4
Sam Wallace Digger Groundhog M Athletic Trainer 6'0 174 Keokuk A&M 12
Finn Schuyler N/A Otter M Announcer 5'7" 220 Tacoma, WA 31


  • 2015-2016 – 35-29 (Conf: 22-18, Div: 12-12) (Home: 26-6, Away: 9-23) (Plains Division Champions, 4th in Western Conference, Western Conference Quarterfinalists)
  • 2016-2017 – 29-51 (Conf: 23-33, Div: 11-13) (Home: 19-21, Away: 10-30) (3rd in Plains Division)
  • 2017-2018 – 25-55 (Conf: 15-41, Div: 9-15) (Home: 20-20, Away: 5-35) (4th in Plains Division)
  • 2018-2019 – 19-61 (Conf: 13-43, Div: 2-22) (Home: 15-25, Away: 4-36) (3rd in Plains Division)

Notable Alumni

Team Images

Whips Day at the Observatory 2016 by Jaymzeecat
Whips Team Portrait - 2014-2015 by Kresblain

Logo and Uniforms