|“||I don't play basketball just to show off and screw around. I want to climb straight to the top as quickly as possible||”|
—Sei Shiraishi, to Sakamaki Yohito
Sei Shiraishi (白石誠, Shiraishi Sei) is a second year power forward who plays for the Inter-High top challengers Yokohama Taiei High.
Shiraishi is about 183 cm. He has dark hair and eyes of the same corresponding color. His jersey number is 10.
Shiraishi is very strict and often blunt when he wants to make a point. Many of the freshman are scared of him.
Since sixth grade his goal is to become a NBA player.
Shiraishi is the 'ace' of Yokohama Taiei. Although a sophomore, his skills are already at the national level. An efficient power forward. He is good at dribbling and shooting.
He is also one of those basketball players who can play multiple positions on the court. During the practice match against Kuzuryū High, Shiraishi played as the small forward.
- "Hey, why did you go to some no-name school like Shinmaruko? You could have gotten into a much stronger school." - to Tokitaka Tokiwa (Chapter 110)
- "You should go back to your room and pack your stuff. If you're going to quit, save us the trouble and do it now." - to Keisuke Mineta (Chapter 113)
- "Hey, hang on. Take your shoes. They're in the way. Weren't they important to you?" - to Keisuke Mineta (Chapter 113)
- "I heard your goal is Inter-High. In this last minute. I'll show you your place in the world." - to Chiaki Hanazono (Chapter 137)
- "You've got to be kidding!!? I wouldn't hold back even against a kindergartner." - to Chiaki Hanazono (Chapter 138)