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European Championships U16 Final Standings
 1. Spain
 2. Germany
 3. France
 4. Italy
 5. Croatia
 6. Lithuania
 7. Czech Rep.
 8. Belarus
 9. Turkey
 10. Latvia
 11. Russia
 12. Hungary
 13. Serbia
 14. Portugal
 15. Sweden
 16. Slovakia
European Championships U16 Stage One Standings
Group A
 1. Germany 3-0 
 2. Spain 2-1 
 3. Hungary 1-2 
 4. Portugal 0-3 
Group B
 1. Italy 3-0 
 2. Lithuania 2-1 
 3. Russia 1-2 
 4. Turkey 0-3 
Group C
 1. Czech Rep. 3-0 
 2. Belarus 2-1 
 3. Latvia 1-2 
 4. Serbia 0-3 
Group D
 1. France 3-0 
 2. Croatia 2-1 
 3. Sweden 1-2 
 4. Slovakia 0-3 
Points Per Game
 Jelena MITROVIC
  (204-C-1)
  Avg: 19.7
 1. Mitrovic, SRB19.7 
 2. Madera, ITA17.4 
 3. Nedeljkov, SRB17.1 
 4. Lazic, CRO16.7 
 5. Donskichyte, LTU16.4 
 6. Geiselsoeder, GER14.7 
 7. Vasilevich, BLR14.3 
 8. Angyal, HUN13.9 
 9. Gulbe, LAT12.4 
 10. Mote, LAT12.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jelena MITROVIC
  (204-C-1)
  Avg: 16.5
 1. Mitrovic, SRB16.5 
 2. Malashko, BLR13.9 
 3. Fiebich, GER11.6 
 4. Kostic, CRO10.4 
 5. Madera, ITA10.0 
 6. Bessoir, GER10.0 
 7. Gulbe, LAT9.7 
 8. Carrera, ESP9.2 
 9. Kopecka, CZE9.0 
 10. Geiselsoeder, GER8.9 
Assists Per Game
 Ksenia MALASHKO
  (182-C/F-0)
  Avg: 3.3
 1. Malashko, BLR3.3 
 2. Fauthoux, FRA3.3 
 3. Kostic, CRO3.3 
 4. Karakas, TUR3.3 
 5. Vasilevich, BLR3.0 
 6. Donskichyte, LTU3.0 
 7. Schiffer, GER2.9 
 8. Angyal, HUN2.9 
 9. Ianezic, ITA2.7 
 10. Muhl, CRO2.7 
Steals Per Game
 Nika MUHL
  (177-PG-1)
  Avg: 4.6
 1. Muhl, CRO4.6 
 2. Donskichyte, LTU4.1 
 3. Malashko, BLR4.0 
 4. Carvalho, POR3.4 
 5. Zagaria, POR3.3 
 6. Masionyte, LTU3.0 
 7. Ondrouskova, CZE2.9 
 8. Vasilevich, BLR2.7 
 9. Wouts, FRA2.6 
 10. Carrera, ESP2.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Ksenia MALASHKO
  (182-C/F-0)
  Avg: 4.6
 1. Malashko, BLR4.6 
 2. Kostic, CRO2.7 
 3. Mitrovic, SRB2.0 
 4. Magassa, FRA1.7 
 5. Haliakova, BLR1.6 
 6. Carrera, ESP1.6 
 7. Bessoir, GER1.6 
 8. Juric, CRO1.4 
 9. Kopecka, CZE1.3 
 10. Egorova, RUS1.2 


Spain triumph in Udine (Photo: FIBA)

2016 U16 ROSTER
Starting Five in BOLD letters
Starting five
#s#
Laura Piera
Piera
Alba Ibanez
Ibanez
Ainhoa Lacorzana
Lacorzana
Aixa Wone
Wone
Maria Pendande
Pendande
#e#5
4Maria Blanco 162-PG-00
5Laura Piera 173-PG-00
6Raquel Carrera 188-C-01 RC Celta Spain
7Soria Laura 180-G-00 Segle XXI Spain
8Maria Torreblanca 177-F-00
9Alba Ibanez 183-F-00 Segle XXI Spain
10Ainhoa Lacorzana 179-G/F-00 Gran Canaria Spain
11Aixa Wone 184-PF-00 Segle XXI Spain
12Maria Pendande 188-C-00
13Carla Lopez 189-C-00 Segle XXI Spain
14Pino Olatz 187-C-00 Segle XXI Spain
15Carla Flores 176-F-00

Mario Lopez Head Coach Gernika Spain
Isaac Fernandez Assistant Lima-Horta Spain
Anna Montanana Assistant


Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U16 Awards 2016 - Aug 15, 2016

Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U16 1st Team 2016
Ainhoa Lacorzana
Lacorzana
Mihaela Lazic
Lazic
Leonie Fiebich
Fiebich
Luisa Geiselsoeder
Geiselsoeder
Sara Madera
Madera

Best Player: Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-F-0) of Germany
Best Guard: Mihaela Lazic (168-G-0) of Croatia
Best Forward: Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-F-0) of Germany
Best Center: Sara Madera (186-F/C-0) of Italy

1st Team
G/F: Ainhoa Lacorzana (179-G/F-0) of Spain
G: Mihaela Lazic (168-G-0) of Croatia
SF: Leonie Fiebich (189-SF-0) of Germany
F: Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-F-0) of Germany
F/C: Sara Madera (186-F/C-0) of Italy

2nd Team
SG: Dalia Donskichyte (168-SG-0) of Lithuania
G: Marine Fauthoux (73-G-1) of France
F: Lucija Kostic (187-F-0) of Croatia
PF: Emily Bessoir (192-PF-1) of Germany
C/F: Ksenia Malashko (182-C/F-0) of Belarus

Honorable Mention
Andrea Ondrouskova (175-G/F-1) of Czech Rep.
Iliana Rupert (193-C-1) of France
Raquel Carrera (188-C-1) of Spain
Giulia Ianezic (174-PG-0) of Italy
Daria Repnikova (180-SG-0) of Russia
Barbara Angyal (173-PG-1) of Hungary
Aleksa Gulbe (184-F/C-0) of Latvia
Jelena Mitrovic (204-C-1) of Serbia
Nadezda Nedeljkov (171-SG-1) of Serbia
Goksen Fitik (170-SG-1) of Turkey
Raquel Laneiro (165-G-0) of Portugal



Spain triumph in Udine - Aug 14, 2016

FINAL
Spain - Germany 64-48
Spain conquered the title in Udine. They rallied past Germany in the championship game tonight. The victory marked the sixth title for the Spanish youngsters in the last ten editions of the tournament. Ainhoa Lacorzana (179-G/F-00) and Maria Pendande (188-C-00) produced 11 points each for the winners. Spain established a 32:27 halftime lead. They followed with a 20:10 run in the third term to open a 15-point lead at the final intermission. Spain limited their opponents to just 11 points in the fourth term and rallied to the triumph. Maria Torreblanca (177-F-00) had 10 points for the champions. Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-C-00) responded with 17 points for Germany.
3-4 Place
Italy - France 50-68
France stepped onto the pedestal in Udine. They rallied past hosting Italy in the consolation final tonight. Kenza Salgues (174-G-00) scored 16 points to lead les Bleues. France established a 40:19 halftime lead. Italy narrowed the gap at 14-point mark at the final intermission. France held Italy to just 13 points in the fourth term and sealed a comfortable victory. Iliana Rupert (193-C-1) had 13 points for the winning side. Sara Madera (186-F/C-00) responded with 17 points and 7 rebounds for Italy.

5-6 Place
Lithuania - Croatia 51-54
Croatia secured the fifth-place finish in Udine. They beat Lithuania behind 16 points from Mihaela Lazic (168-G-00). Croatia dominated in the first half. They established a 36:23 halftime lead. Lithuania went on a determined comeback run in the second half but came up short of win at the end. Lorena Mihic (182-PF-00) had 15 points for the winners. Dalia Donskichyte (168-SG-00) responded with 23 points for Lithuania.

7-8 Place
Belarus - Czech Republic 58-84
Czech Republic knocked down Belarus to victoriously finish their campaign at the championship. Katerina Galickova (178-F-00) provided 14 points in the win. Czech Republic unloaded 35 points in the first period to take a 22-point lead. Czech Republic protected the lead well throughout the reminder of the contest and marched to the win. Anezka Kopecka (181-PF-00) had 11 points in the victory. Ulyana Skiba (167-PG-00) and Yana Haliakova (184-F-1) responded with 11 points each for Belarus.

9-10 Place
Latvia - Turkey 56-60
Turkey earned the ninth place at the championship. They beat Latvia in the classification clash. Goksen Fitik (170-SG-1) posted 12 points to lead the winners. Turkey piled up a 35:29 halftime lead. They extended the margin at 12-point mark heading into the fourth frame. Latvia pulled closer in the fourth term but could not avoid the defeat at the end. Fatmanur Karakas (168-SG-1) had 10 points in the victory. Aleksa Gulbe (184-F/C-00) responded with 14 points for Latvia.

11-12 Place
Russia - Hungary 63-56
Russia beat Hungary to clinch the 11th position in Udine. Daria Repnikova (180-SG-00) scored 20 points to lead the winners. Hungary grabbed a 12:8 lead ten minutes into the game. But Russia bounced back in the next periods. They posted a 42:37 lead heading into the fourth quarter. Russia sank 21 points in the fourth term to seal the win. Mariia Antoshina (173-PG-00) had 13 points for the winners. Barbara Angyal (173-PG-1) responded with 18 points for Hungary.

13-14 Place
Serbia - Portugal 77-74
Serbia eked out a narrow win over Portugal and remained in Division A for the next season. Portugal ensured a 31:25 halftime lead. Serbia however picked up the tempo after the big break. They unloaded 30 points to secure a 9-point lead heading into the fourth term. Portugal unloaded 28 points but could not avoid relegation. Jelena Mitrovic (204-C-1) tallied 23 points and 23 rebounds for Serbia. Nadezda Nedeljkov (171-SG-1) added 17 points for the winners. Raquel Laneiro (165-G-00) responded with 14 points for Portugal.

15-16 Place
Sweden - Slovakia 73-49
Sweden wrapped up their campaign in Udine with victory. They cruised past Slovakia to clinch the 15th place. Precious Johnson (189-C-00) nailed 16 points and grabbed 8 rebounds for the winners. Slovakia grabbed a 22:18 lead after ten minutes. But Sweden limited their opponents to just 27 points in the next three quarters to march to the victory. Patricia Elias (161-PG-00) chipped in 15 points for the wining side. Natalia Senova (172-PG-00) replied with 12 points for Slovakia.



Spain and Germany to clash for title in Udine - Aug 13, 2016

SEMIFINALS
Spain - Italy 57-49
Spain advanced into the Final in Udine. They upset hosting Italy in the semifinal clash. Aixa Wone (184-PF-00) posted 10 points to pace the winners. Italy claimed a 13:9 lead ten minutes into the game. The teams traded baskets throughout the second frame. The Azzurri entered the second half up by four points. However Spain went on a 19:7 run in the third term surge ahead. They protected the lead throughout the final stanza and marched to the victory. Carla Lopez (189-C-00) had 8 points and 7 rebounds in the winning case. Elena Vella (172-SG-00) responded with 12 points for Italy. Sara Madera (186-F/C-00) had 11 points in the defeat.

Germany - France 44-43
Germany nipped France to advance into the championship game in Udine. Jessika Schiffer (172-G-00) sank a free throw late in regulation to propel Germany to the win. France enjoyed a 19:16 halftime lead. They extended the margin at 4-point mark heading into the fourth quarter. But Germany unloaded 19 points in the final stanza and got away with the victory. Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-C-00) provided 20 points and 9 caroms for the winners. Kenza Salgues (174-G-00) responded with 12 points for France. Marine Fauthoux (73-G-1) had 11 points in the defeat.
5-8 Place
Belarus - Lithuania 68-71
Lithuania eked out a narrow win over Belarus in the classification clash. Gabija Segzdaite (184-F-00) produced 20 points and 9 rebounds to lead the effort. Lithuania posted a 34:28 halftime lead. They extended the gap at 9-point mark heading into the fourth term. Lithuania protected the advantage throughout the final stanza and marched to the win. Kristina Masionyte (173-SG-00) had 15 points in the victory. Yuliya Vasilevich (164-PG-1) responded with 29 points for Belarus.

Czech Republic - Croatia 41-50
Croatia outgunned Czech Republic in the classification round clash. Mihaela Lazic (168-G-00) netted 16 points to lead the charge. Croatia grabbed a 24:17 halftime lead. Czech Republic narrowed the deficit at 5-point mark at the final intermission. But Croatia responded with a 15:11 rally to seal the win. Nika Muhl (177-PG-1) had 12 points and 13 steals in the victory. Eliska Zilova (166-PG-00) answered with 10 points for Czech Republic.

9-12 Place
Russia - Latvia 65-68
Latvia outscored Russia in the classification round. Mara Mote (160-F-00) provided 23 points to lead the winning side. Russia built a 14:11 lead ten minutes into the game. But Latvia erased the deficit in the second period and tied things up at 32. Russia regained the advantage in the third term. They secured a 5-point lead heading into the fourth stanza but Latvia bounced back with a 22:14 run in the final period to snatch the victory. Aleksa Gulbe (184-F/C-00) chipped in 15 points and collected 12 rebounds for the winners. Daria Repnikova (180-SG-00) responded with 18 points for Russia.

Turkey - Hungary 63-56
Turkey overcame Hungary in the classification round. Goksen Fitik (170-SG-1) notched 17 points to lead the effort. Turkey piled up a 37:20 halftime lead. Hungary went on a strong comeback rally in the second half but came up short of victory at the end. Anil Soysal (192-C-00) had 12 points and 9 caroms for the winners. Aliz Varga (183-SF-1) responded with 13 points for Hungary.
13-16 Place
Sweden - Serbia 51-79
Serbia earned a crucial victory over Sweden in the classification round. Nadezda Nedeljkov (171-SG-1) nailed 31 points to lead the winners. Serbia held their opponents to just 11 points in the first half to open a 31-point lead. Sweden narrowed the deficit at 18-point mark heading into the fourth term but Serbia sank 24 points in the final frame to seal the win. Jelena Mitrovic (204-C-1) had 19 points and 16 rebounds for the winners. Klara Astrom (172-PG-00) responded with 11 points for Sweden.

Slovakia - Portugal 51-88
Portugal fired past Slovakia in the elimination round game. Raquel Laneiro (165-G-00) scored 14 points to lead the winners. Portugal grabbed a 36:23 halftime lead. They went on a 52:28 second half run to seal the win. Bruna Zagaria (174-G-00) accounted for 12 points and 7 steals for the winners. Martina Machalova (172-PF-00) responded with 13 points for Slovakia.




Italy, Spain, France and Germany enter semifinal stage in Udine - Aug 12, 2016

Quarterfinals
Italy - Croatia 50-45
Italy advanced into the semifinal stage in Udine. The hosts held off Croatia in the quarterfinal battle. Elena Vella (172-SG-00) provided 19 points for the Azzurri. Croatia got to a quick start. They posted a 14:7 lead ten minutes into the game. But Italy responded with an 18:4 rally in the third term to take an 8-point advantage. Croatia narrowed the deficit in the final stanza but could not rescue the game. Giulia Ianezic (174-PG-00) tossed in 9 points for the winners. Lucija Kostic (187-F-00) responded with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for Croatia.

Spain - Czech Republic 63-51
Ainhoa Lacorzana (179-G/F-00) tallied 14 points and 7 rebounds to lead Spain past Czech Republic in the quarterfinal clash. Spain built a 27:22 halftime lead. They extended the gap at 8-point mark at the final intermission. Spain sank 21 points in the fourth quarter to ice the victory. Raquel Carrera (188-C-1) had 10 points and 14 rebounds in the win. Andrea Ondrouskova (175-G/F-1) responded with 12 points for Czech Republic.

Lithuania - France 36-76
France cruised past Lithuania to seal their semifinal appearance. Paloma Wouts (176-G/F-00) came off the bench to score 20 points for les Bleues. France used a 22:5 run in the second term to accumulate a 44:21 halftime lead. They controlled the tempo in the second half to ease to the victory. Zoe Wadoux (178-F-1) provided 11 points in the win. Dalia Donskichyte (168-SG-00) and Gabija Segzdaite (184-F-00) had 6 points each for Lithuania.

Germany - Belarus 69-53
Germany eased past Belarus in the quarterfinal clash in Udine. Leonie Fiebich (189-SF-00) and Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-C-00) delivered 16 points each and teamed up for 33 rebounds to pace the winners. Germany grabbed a massive 38:18 halftime lead. Belarus slowed their opponents down in the second half but could not avert the defeat. Emily Bessoir (192-PF-1) had 13 points and 21 rebounds for the winners. Yuliya Vasilevich (164-PG-1) responded with 17 points for Belarus.
9-16 Place
Russia - Slovakia 72-60
Russia held off Slovakia behind 24 points from Daria Ignatova (180-SG-00). Russia posted a 29:23 halftime lead. They went on a 24:13 rally in the third term to take a 17-point advantage. Slovakia cut the deficit in the final period but could avoid the defeat. Vera Kuchina (195-C-00) provided 14 points in the win. Martina Machalova (172-PF-00) responded with 21 points and 7 rebounds for Slovakia.

Portugal - Latvia 32-58
Latvia thrashed Portugal in the classification round. Aleksa Gulbe (184-F/C-00) nailed 18 points and collected 15 rebounds to lead the Baltic side. Latvia established a massive 35:20 halftime lead. Portugal held their opponents to just 2 points in the third term to pull within 10 points. But Latvia went on a 21:5 run in the fourth frame to seal the win. Paula Klescova (170-G-1) had 9 points for Latvia. Bruna Zagaria (174-G-00) responded with 12 points for Portugal.

Turkey - Sweden 66-53
Turkey overcame Sweden in the classification round battle. Misra Albayrak (178-SF-00) notched 15 points to lead the winning side. Turkey eked out a 28:26 halftime lead. They extended the lead at 4-point mark at the final break. Turkey then followed with a 23:14 run in the fourth period to ice the win. Goksen Fitik (170-SG-1) chipped in 13 points for the winners. Klara Astrom (172-PG-00) responded with 13 points for Sweden.

Hungary - Serbia 68-59
Hungary prevailed against Serbia in the classification round game. Barbara Angyal (173-PG-1) scored 18 points to lead the charge. Hungary accounted for a 31:30 halftime lead. Hungary went on a 17:10 run in the third term to clear off for good. Nora Wenzel (174-SF-1) netted 16 points and pulled down 8 rebounds in the victory. Nadezda Nedeljkov (171-SG-1) answered with 19 points for Serbia.



Recap of Eighth-Finals in Udine - Aug 10, 2016

Italy - Portugal 60-51
Sara Madera (186-F/C-00) nailed 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Italy past Portugal into the quarterfinal stage. Italy reeled off to a 21:11 lead after ten minutes. The Azzurri protected the lead throughout the next three quarters and rallied to the victory. Ilaria Panzera (172-SG-2) had 14 points for the winners. Raquel Laneiro (165-G-00) responded with 10 points for Portugal.

Lithuania - Hungary 74-72
Lithuania held off Hungary to stay in the title race. Dalia Donskichyte (168-SG-00) stepped up with 22 points and 7 steals to lead them past Hungary. Lithuania posted a 41:37 halftime lead. Hungary pulled within 2 points at the final intermission. But Lithuania limited their opponents to just 16 points in the fourth term and snatched the victory. Gabija Segzdaite (184-F-00) had 13 points for the winners. Panka Dul (177-F-00) responded with 17 points and 9 rebounds for Hungary.

France - Serbia 85-50
France cruised past Serbia to reach the quarterfinal stage in Udine. Oceane Monpierre (170-PG-00) scored 13 points to lead les Bleues. France dominated from start to finish. They established a 46:23 halftime lead. They went on a 21:6 run in the third term to clear off for good. Marine Fauthoux (73-G-1) had 11 points in the winning case. Nadezda Nedeljkov (171-SG-1) responded with 15 points for Serbia.

Croatia - Latvia 53-49
Mihaela Lazic (168-G-00) recorded 26 points to lead Croatia past Latvia in the eighthfinal clash. Croatia jumped to an early lead. They posted a 20:9 lead ten minutes into the game. Latvia however bounced back in the next two quarters. The Baltic side secured a 2-point lead heading into the fourth term. Croatia though used a 17:11 rally in the final stanza and snatched the victory. Lucija Kostic (187-F-00) provided 15 points and 12 rebounds in the win. Mara Mote (160-F-00) replied with 11 points for Latvia.

Spain - Russia 48-47
Spain held off Russia to reach the quarterfinal stage in Udine. Carla Lopez (189-C-00) posted 13 points for the winning side. Russia eked out a 28:26 halftime lead. Spain erased the deficit in the third term. They snatched a 40:38 lead heading into the fourth term. Russia pulled ahead late in regulation but Spain managed to avoid an upset snatching the victory. Aixa Wone (184-PF-00) and Ainhoa Lacorzana (179-G/F-00) had 6 points each for the winners. Mariia Antoshina (173-PG-00) responded with 13 points and 10 rebounds for Russia.

Belarus - Sweden 62-56
Daryna Bachkarova (182-F-00) nailed 22 points to lead Belarus past Sweden in the eighthfinal stage. Belarus piled up a 25:15 halftime lead. Sweden cut the deficit in the second half but could not avoid the defeat. Yuliya Vasilevich (164-PG-1) accounted for 14 points for the winning side. Moulayna Johnson (177-SG-00) responded with 18 points and 9 rebounds for Sweden.

Germany - Turkey 63-43
Germany advanced into the quarterfinal stage in Udine. They toppled Turkey behind 16 points and 14 rebounds from Leonie Fiebich (189-SF-00). Germany grabbed a 35:20 halftime lead. They extended the gap at 25-point mark heading into the fourth term and never looked back en route to the win. Emily Bessoir (192-PF-1) had 16 points for the winners. Nisa Yalcin (188-C-1) responded with 8 points for Turkey.

Czech Republic - Slovakia 65-47
Czech Republic fired past Slovakia to stay in the title race in Udine. Anezka Kopecka (181-PF-00) posted 14 points and 13 rebounds to lead the winners. Czech Republic established a 36:28 halftime lead. They held Slovakia to just 19 points in the second half and raced to the win. Andrea Ondrouskova (175-G/F-1) had 13 points for the winners. Sara Majorosova (168-PG-00) responded with 12 points for Slovakia.




Recap of Day 3 in Udine - Aug 9, 2016

Group A
Portugal - Spain 28-66
Spain cruised past Portugal to improve at 2-1 record. Aixa Wone (184-PF-00) came up with 11 points to lead the winning side. Spain built a 33:11 halftime lead. Spain held Portugal to just 17 points in the second half and raced to the victory. Alba Ibanez (183-F-00) and Carla Lopez (189-C-00) had 8 points each for the winners. Maria Carvalho (164-PG-00) answered with 11 points for Portugal.

Hungary - Germany 63-72
Germany recorded the third straight victory in Group A. They fired past Hungary to stay perfect. Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-C-00) had 15 points for the winners. Germany secured a 36:27 halftime lead. They protected the lead throughout the second half and rallied to the win. Jessika Schiffer (172-G-00) and Leonie Fiebich (189-SF-00) had 11 points for the winners. Barbara Angyal (173-PG-1) answered with 15 points for Hungary.

Group B
Turkey - Russia 54-67
Russia celebrated the first victory at the tournament. They overcame Turkey behind 12 points from Daria Ignatova (180-SG-00). Russia posted a 31:29 halftime lead. They extended the margin at 6-point mark heading into the fourth quarter and protected it well throughout the fourth term to rally to the win. Daria Repnikova (180-SG-00) had 8 points for the winners. Misra Albayrak (178-SF-00) and Zeynep Gul (190-F/C-1) had 13 points each for Turkey.

Italy - Lithuania 80-70
Italy fired past Lithuania for the third straight victory in Group B. Sara Madera (186-F/C-00) posted 26 points and 11 rebounds to pace the Azzurri. Italy eked out a 35:34 halftime lead. Italy extended the gap at 10-point mark at the final intermission. The hosts kept their opponents at bay throughout the fourth quarter and rallied to the win. Ilaria Panzera (172-SG-2) accounted for 16 points in the victory. Egle Zabotkaite (180-G/F-00) responded with 16 points for Lithuania.

Group C
Serbia - Czech Republic 63-78
Czech Republic finished on top of Group D. They fired past Serbia to gain the third straight win. Simona Sklenarova (177-F/G-00) delivered 18 points for the winners. Serbia enjoyed a 35:33 halftime lead. But Czech Republic unloaded 45 points in the second half to seal the win. Eliska Zilova (166-PG-00) had 12 points for the Czech side. Andjela Djordjevic (178-SG-1) and Jelena Mitrovic (204-C-1) answered with 15 points each for Serbia.

Latvia - Belarus 56-61
Belarus overcame Latvia to gain 2-1 record in Group C. Ksenia Malashko (182-C/F-00) accounted for impressive 23 points, 20 rebounds and 7 steals for the winning side. Latvia grabbed a 31:26 halftime lead. But Belarus responded with a big 35:25 run in the second half to seal the win. Daryna Bachkarova (182-F-00) had 8 points in the victory. Mara Mote (160-F-00) and Ligita Golovko (180-PF-00) replied with 10 points each for Latvia.

Group D
Slovakia - France 29-77
France eased past Slovakia for the third consecutive victory in Group D. Tenin Magassa (190-C-1) tallied 13 points and 10 boards in the win. les Bleues established a massive 47:17 halftime advantage. They never looked back en route to the victory. Iliana Rupert (193-C-1) had 10 points and 11 boards for the winning side. Natalia Senova (172-PG-00) answered with 10 points for Slovakia.

Croatia - Sweden 53-50
Croatia held off Sweden to finish second in Group D. Lucija Kostic (187-F-00) and Mihaela Lazic (168-G-00) provided 15 points each to lead the winners. Croatia built a 27:19 halftime lead. Sweden pulled within striking distance in the fourth quarter but could not avert the defeat. Moulayna Johnson (177-SG-00) responded with 16 points for Sweden.




Recap of Day 2 in Udine - Aug 8, 2016

Group A
Germany - Spain 53-40
Germany overcame Spain to gain the second straight victory in Udine. Leonie Fiebich (189-SF-00) provided 21 points and 14 rebounds for the winners. Spain eked out a 23:20 halftime lead. They stretched the gap at 4-point mark at the third break. But Germany used an 11:7 run in the fourth quarter to force overtime. Germany held Spain scoreless in overtime and celebrate victory. Jessika Schiffer (172-G-00) had 10 points in the win. Ainhoa Lacorzana (179-G/F-00) responded with 10 points for Spain.

Hungary - Portugal 59-48
Hungary rallied past Portugal to open win count in Udine. Barbara Angyal (173-PG-1) produced 16 points to lead the winners. Portugal grabbed a 21:12 lead after the opening quarter. But Hungary gradually took over. They held Portugal to just 27 points in the next three quarters to race to the victory. Panka Dul (177-F-00) netted 12 points in the win. Raquel Laneiro (165-G-00) replied with 12 points for Portugal.

Group B
Lithuania - Russia 85-75
Lithuania posted the second straight win in Udine. They rolled past Russia in Group B action. Dalia Donskichyte (168-SG-00) netted 26 points to lead the effort. Lithuania piled up a 49:37 halftime lead. Russia however went on a 21:9 run in the fourth quarter to send the game into overtime. Lithuania bounced back with a 10:0 run in the extra period to secure the victory. Kristina Masionyte (173-SG-00) had 19 points for Lithuania. Daria Repnikova (180-SG-00) responded with 26 points for Russia.

Italy - Turkey 75-47
Italy stormed past Turkey to improve at 2-0 record in Group B. Sara Madera (186-F/C-00) was pivotal with 26 points and 8 rebounds for the hosts. Italy piled up a 41:18 halftime lead. They held Turkey to 29 points in the second half and celebrated a well-deserved win. Chiara Cantone (170-PG-00) netted 13 points for the winners. Misra Albayrak (178-SF-00) responded with 13 points for Turkey.

Group C
Belarus - Czech Republic 46-79
Czech Republic eased past Belarus for the second straight victory in Udine. Ludmila Dudackova (176-F-00) led well-balanced effort with 11 points. Belarus snatched a 14:13 lead ten minutes into the game. But Czech Republic turned things around in the next periods. They jumped to a 29:22 halftime advantage. Czech Republic followed with a 22:12 run in the third term to boost the lead. They unleashed 28 points in the final period to seal the win. Katerina Galickova (178-F-00) chipped in 9 points for the winners. Ksenia Malashko (182-C/F-00) responded with 12 points and 12 rebounds for Belarus.

Latvia - Serbia 70-61
Latvia held off Serbia for the first victory at the championship. Mara Mote (160-F-00) stepped up with 17 points to lead the Baltic team. Serbia secured a 29:24 halftime advantage. Latvia bounced back after the big break. They went on a strong 46:32 second half rally to celebrate victory at the end. Nikola Ozola (172-G-00) chipped in 14 points for the winning side. Jelena Mitrovic (204-C-1) answered with 23 points and 17 rebounds for Serbia.

Group D
Sweden - France 32-71
France toppled Sweden en route to the second straight victory in Group D. Iliana Rupert (193-C-1) provided 14 points to lead les Bleues. France established a 28:14 halftime lead. They erupted for 43 points in the second half and cruised to the victory. Marine Fathoux had 13 points for the winners. Sofia Persson (171-SG-00) responded with 7 points for Sweden.

Croatia - Slovakia 58-40
Croatia overcame Slovakia to register the first win in Italy. Mihaela Lazic (168-G-00) netted 14 points to lead the effort. Croatia posted a 29:17 halftime lead. They extended the margin at 16-point mark at the final intermission. Croatia outgunned Slovakia in the final stanza and eased to the win. Lucija Kostic (187-F-00) totaled 9 points and 11 boards in the victory. Tatiana Babikova (169-SG-00) and Natalia Senova (172-PG-00) responded with 7 points each for Slovakia.




Recap of Day 1 in Udine - Aug 7, 2016

Group A
Portugal - Germany 51-72
Germany cruised past Portugal in the opener. Luisa Geiselsoeder (189-C-00) came up with 16 points and 13 rebounds to lead the winning side. Germany jumped to a massive 43:16 halftime lead. They maintained the lead throughout the second half and marched to the win. Leonie Fiebich (189-SF-00) had 12 points in the victory. Marta Rodriguez answered with 12 points for Portugal.

Spain - Hungary 59-46
Spain celebrated the first victory in Group A. They held off Hungary behind 11 points apiece from Aixa Wone (184-PF-00) and Laura Piera (173-PG-00). Spain piled up a 36:22 halftime lead. Spain held their opponents to just 24 points in the second half and rallied to the win. Barbara Angyal (173-PG-1) responded with 12 points and 6 rebounds for Hungary.

Group B
Russia - Italy 43-60
Italy celebrated the first victory at the home championship. The Azzurri overcame Russia in Group B opener. Sara Madera (186-F/C-00) stepped up with 18 points, 12 rebounds and 6 steals for the winners. Italy grabbed a 29:22 halftime lead. They maintained the advantage throughout the second half and cruised to the win. Ilaria Panzera (172-SG-2) provided 13 points in the victory. Mariia Antoshina (173-PG-00) responded with 11 points for Russia.

Turkey - Lithuania 60-77
Lithuania cruised past Turkey to take the first win in Udine. Dalia Donskichyte (168-SG-00) provided 18 points to lead the winners. The Baltic side went on a 20:6 run to gain a 41:28 halftime lead. Lithuania held their opponents to just 32 points in the second half to rally to the win. Gabija Segzdaite (184-F-00) had 12 points and 14 rebounds for Lithuania. Anil Soysal (192-C-00) responded with 12 points for Turkey.

Group C
Serbia - Belarus 74-92
Belarus coasted past Serbia in the first game at the championship. Yuliya Vasilevich (164-PG-1) nailed 24 points and distributed 7 assists to lead the winners. Belarus claimed a comfortable 49:36 halftime lead. They fired 27 points in the third quarter to clear off for good. Yana Yakhnavets (169-G-1) had 17 points in the winning effort. Jelena Mitrovic (204-C-1) responded with 24 points and 19 rebounds for Serbia.

Czech Republic - Latvia 58-45
Sarah Svagerova (160-PG-00) and Anezka Kopecka (181-PF-00) nailed 11 points each to lead Czech Republic past Latvia. The Czech side accumulated a 29:17 halftime lead. They kept Latvia at bay throughout the second half and eased to the victory. Barbora Jindrova (176-SG-00) had 9 points in the win. Aleksa Gulbe (184-F/C-00) responded with 13 points and 8 rebounds for Latvia.

Group D
Slovakia - Sweden 27-56
Sweden thumped Slovakia behind 15 points and 8 boards from Moulayna Johnsson Sidi Baba (173-G-00). Sweden raced to a 28:12 halftime lead. The Scandinavian team kept their opponents at bay throughout the second half. They held Slovakia to 15 points after the big break and drove to the win. Ebba Sjokvist (171-PG-00) delivered 8 points for the winners. Natalia Senova (172-PG-00) answered with 11 points for Slovakia.

France - Croatia 51-44
Zoe Wadoux (178-F-1) and Maria Guramare (187-C-00) scored 10 points each to lead France past Croatia. France posted a 29:17 halftime lead. Croatia narrowed the deficit at 10-point mark at the final intermission. They pulled closer in the fourth stanza but France held on to snatch the victory. Mihaela Lazic (168-G-00) chipped in 20 points and grabbed 8 rebounds for Croatia.




Portugal, Spain, Czech Republic and Italy reach semifinals in Matosinhos - Aug 22, 2015

Quarterfinals
France - Portugal 54-62
Portugal came up with the loudest upset so far at the championship. They knocked down France to advance into the semifinal stage of the tournament. Ana Ramos (171-PG-99) scored 21 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists to lead the hosts. Portugal accumulated a 30:22 halftime lead. They extended the margin at 13-point lead at the final break and protected the lead in the fourth frame. Maryam Ramalho had 18 points for the winners. Tima Pouye (176-F/G-99) responded with 13 points for France.

Russia - Spain 61-70
Spain stayed in the title hunt in Matosinhos. They outgunned Russia in the quarterfinal battle. Aina Ayuso (181-PG-99) and Paloma Gonzalez scored 15 points each to lead the winners. Russia jumped to a 22:13 lead after ten minutes. Spain responded with a 24:9 rally in the second frame to spur ahead for a 37:31 halftime lead. Spain held Russia to just 7 points in the third term and opened a 16-point lead at the final intermission. Russia sank 23 points in the fourth frame but could not avoid the defeat. Alba Prieto (180-G-99) notched 13 points for the winners. Kamilla Ogun (192-PF-99) responded with 19 points and 12 rebounds for Russia.

Hungary - Czech Republic 56-60
Czech Republic nipped Hungary to clinch the semifinal birth at the championship. Tereza Vitulova (182-C-99) posted 13 points, 10 rebounds and 6 blocks for the winners. Hungary jumped to a 22:17 lead after ten minutes. But Czech Republic turned things around in the next two periods. The Czech youngsters erased the deficit and pulled ahead for a 4-point lead at the final break. Czech Republic limited Hungary to just 12 points in the fourth term and raced to the win. Veronika Sipova (181-PG-98) and Veronika Vorackova (184-SF-99) had 9 points each in the victory. Dorka Juhasz (189-SG-99) responded with 23 points and 10 rebounds for Hungary.

Italy - Latvia 71-59
Italy topped Latvia to advance into the semifinal stage in Matosinhos. Lorela Cubaj (190-C-99) stepped up with 16 points and 11 rebounds to pace the Azzurri. Italy recorded a 38:33 halftime lead. They went on an 18:11 run in the third term to ensure a 12-point lead at the final intermission. Latvia scored 15 points in the fourth term and could not avoid the defeat. Sara Madera (185-C-00) and Valeria Trucco (190-C-99) notched 11 points apiece in the victory. Luize Septe (180-F-99) responded with 16 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists for Latvia.
9-16 Place
Slovakia - Serbia 48-56
Mina Djordjevic (186-PF-99) posted 18 points and 8 rebounds as Serbia overcame Slovak Republic in the classification round. Serbia used an 18:2 run in the first period to clear off. Slovak Republic narrowed the deficit at 5-point mark at the final intermission. But Serbia held Slovak Republic to just 15 points in the fourth frame and sealed the win. Teodora Turudic (178-F-99) had 9 points and 10 rebounds for the winning side. Michaela Balazova (180-F-99) responded with 10 points for Slovak Republic.

Turkey - Holland 75-60
Turkey outgunned Netherlands in the classification round in Matosinhos. Eda Sahin (169-PG-99) stepped up with 20 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Turkey accumulated a 32:24 halftime lead. Netherlands unloaded 23 points in the third term to pull within 6 points. But Turkey responded with a 22:13 rally in the fourth quarter to seal the victory. Meltem Yildizhan (186-PF-99) netted 16 points and grabbed 9 rebounds for the winners. Kiki Fleuren (167-G-00) responded with 11 points for Netherlands.

Belgium - Croatia 55-59
Croatia outgunned Belgium in the classification round clash. Matea Tadic (167-PG-99) knocked down 19 points and grabbed 6 rebounds to pace the winners. Belgium recorded a 19:12 lead after ten minutes. But Croatia bounced back to secure a 28:26 halftime advantage. Belgium restored the advantage in the third term and entered the final period up by three points. However Croatia went on a 19:12 run in the fourth stanza and snatched a tough win. Karla Erjavec (172-G-99) had 12 points for the winners. Lore Devos (182-F-99) answered with 14 points and 7 rebounds for Belgium.

Germany - United Kingdom 81-27
Germany outgunned Great Britain in the classification round game. Janina Schinkel (172-SG-99) scored 15 points to lead the winners. Germany piled up a 31:18 halftime lead. They held Great Britain to just 9 points in the second half and cruised to the victory. Jenny Strozyk (166-G-00) and Jessika Schiffer (171-PG-00) provided 11 points each for the winners. Hannah Jump (175-SG-1) responded with 5 points for Great Britain.





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