Easter proved to be special for young Caelum Harris.
Harris, a 6-foot-6 swingman, obtained his physical Philippine passport, Sunday evening (Manila time).
Harris turned 16 last February 23.
East West Private announced the development on its Instagram page. They welcomed him to their team that also has Kai Sotto, Cholo Anonuevo, Sage Tolentino, and Luke Tobias.
“Thank you to the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas and all the support through this process! We appreciate our partnership with you. One last shout out to our partner Hoop Junkie we always appreciate you and your eyes,” read the post.
For his part, Harris vowed that he will don the country’s colors one day.
“Looking forward to playing for the Philippine National Team when the time is right,” said the incoming sophomore for Stewarts Creek High School in Smyrna, Tennessee.
Harris is currently ranked no. 29 for the class of 2024.