Japeth Paul Cabrera Aguilar is a Filipino professional basketball player for the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel of the Philippine Basketball Association. He first played collegiate basketball for the Ateneo Blue Eagles in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines, but after two seasons, he moved to the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers in the Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. Aguilar's father, Peter Aguilar, was a former professional basketball player in the PBA.
|Born:||January 25, 1987, Sasmuan, Pampanga, Philippines|
|Listed height:||6 ft 9 in|
|Listed weight:||235 lb|
|College:||Ateneo de Manila University (2003–2005), Western Kentucky (2007–2009)|
|Position:||Power forward / Center|
|NBA draft:||Round / Pick|
|Team:||Barangay Ginebra San Miguel|
About Japeth Aguilar
Power forward who won his first PBA title with the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters in 2012 before winning back-to-back titles with Barangay Ginebra San Miguel in 2016 and 2017. He made five consecutive PBA All-Star teams from 2013 to 2017.
He transferred from Ateneo de Manila University to Western Kentucky in 2007.
He is known for his defense, making the PBA All-Defensive Team in 2016 and 2017.
His father, Peter Aguilar, was a PBA player.
He has won PBA Governors' Cup championships alongside Sol Mercado on Barangay Ginebra San Miguel.
Information related to Japeth Aguilar
- Basketball players from Pampanga
- Western Kentucky Hilltoppers basketball players
- Asian Games competitors for the Philippines
- Basketball players at the 2010 Asian Games
- Basketball players at the 2014 Asian Games
- Barako Bull Energy players
- TNT KaTropa players
- Barangay Ginebra San Miguel players
- Philippines men's national basketball team players
- University Athletic Association of the Philippines basketball players
- Ateneo de Manila University alumni