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SM-sarja Standings
 1. HyPo 24-3 
 2. Catz 19-8 
 3. Espoo Utd 17-10 
 4. PeKa 15-12 
 5. Kouvot 13-14 
 6. FoA 13-14 
 7. ViVe 12-15 
 8. Espoo Team 11-16 
 9. Huima 7-20 
 10. Helmi Basket 4-23 
Points Per Game
  Avg: 21.8
 1. Randolph, Huima21.8 
 2. Henderson, Espoo T.20.8 
 3. Jones, Catz19.2 
 4. Johnson, FoA19.0 
 5. Landry, Espoo Utd18.9 
 6. Snow, FoA18.8 
 7. Goss, HyPo18.6 
 8. Sims, PeKa18.1 
 9. Tuukkanen, HyPo18.1 
 10. Hardy, ViVe17.7 
Rebounds Per Game
  Avg: 12.6
 1. Zempare, Huima12.6 
 2. Tuukkanen, HyPo12.4 
 3. Landry, Espoo Utd11.8 
 4. Hunter, ViVe11.3 
 5. Robinson, Huima11.0 
 6. Jones, Catz10.3 
 7. Luna-Castro, Kouvot10.1 
 8. Frazier, Kouvot9.9 
 9. Sims, PeKa9.7 
 10. Hardy, ViVe9.6 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 5.8
 1. Johnson, FoA5.8 
 2. Hardy, ViVe5.4 
 3. Simmons, PeKa5.3 
 4. Barton, Kouvot5.0 
 5. McFarland, Catz4.9 
 6. Massengale, Catz4.5 
 7. Augustin, Helmi B.4.1 
 8. Randolph, Huima3.9 
 9. Goss, HyPo3.9 
 10. Henderson, Espoo T.3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Tyonna SNOW
  Avg: 3.7
 1. Snow, FoA3.7 
 2. Barton, Kouvot3.1 
 3. Hardy, ViVe3.1 
 4. Henderson, Espoo T.3.1 
 5. Lassiter, PeKa2.6 
 6. Lahtinen, Helmi B.2.5 
 7. Simmons, PeKa2.3 
 8. Goss, HyPo2.2 
 9. Johnson, FoA2.2 
 10. Frazier, Kouvot2.1 
Blocks Per Game
 Shenita LANDRY
  Espoo Utd
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Landry, Espoo Utd1.5 
 2. Lassiter, PeKa1.3 
 3. Luna-Castro, Kouvot1.2 
 4. Tuukkanen, HyPo1.2 
 5. Reshetko, Catz1.0 
 6. Vapamaa, FoA0.9 
 7. Hunter, ViVe0.7 
 8. Lane, FoA0.7 
 9. Jones, Catz0.7 
 10. Zempare, Huima0.6 
Player of the week

     Elena Reshetko
    Season 2016-2017
    All Games
    List of Players
    List of Imports

    Hyvinkaan Ponteva wins the Finnish SM-sarja 2016-2017 title (Photo:

    Hyvinkaan Ponteva 2016-17
    Miikka Sopanen Miikka Sopanen Sopanen
    Bria Goss
    Henna Salomaa
    Titta-Riina Lepisto
    Taru Tuukkanen
    Anni Jamsa
    # Name CM (INCH) Pos Bo NAT
    23  Goss Bria 178 (5'10'') G 92 USA
    14  Salomaa Henna 177 (5'10'') F/G 89 Finland
    6  Lepisto Titta-Riina 184 (6'1'') F/C 90 Finland
    5  Tuukkanen Taru 192 (6'4'') C 77 Finland
    9  Jamsa Anni 169 (5'7'') PG 95 Finland
    8  Laaksonen Niina 185 (6'1'') F/C 85 Finland
    11  Hook Kaisa 173 (5'8'') G 81 Finland
    13  Saarinen Laura 186 (6'1'') F/C 92 Finland
    4  Bedretdin Meral 174 (5'9'') PG 93 Finland
    22  Keski-Saari Iina 184 (6'1'') C 97 Finland
    12  Puustinen Veera 174 (5'9'') G 96 Finland
    10  Damoiseaux Meri 162 (5'4'') G 1 Finland
    25  Kiiskinen Silja 185 (6'1'') F/C 97 Finland
    Head Coach: Miikka Sopanen All-Finnish League Awards 2017 - Apr 30, 2017 All-Finnish League 1st Team 2017
    Bria Goss
    Chandrea Jones
    Akilah Sims
    Elena Reshetko
    Taru Tuukkanen

    Finals MVP: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo
    Player of the Year: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo
    Guard of the Year: Bria Goss (178-G-92) of HyPo
    Forward of the Year: Chandrea Jones (177-SF-87) of Catz
    Center of the Year: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo
    Import of the Year: Bria Goss (178-G-92) of HyPo
    Bosman Player of the Year: Elena Reshetko (184-F/C-86) of Catz
    Domestic Player of the Year: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo
    Defensive Player of the Year: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo
    Coach of the Year: Miikka Sopanen of HyPo

    1st Team
    G: Bria Goss (178-G-92) of HyPo
    SF: Chandrea Jones (177-SF-87) of Catz
    F: Akilah Sims (178-F-94) of PeKa
    F/C: Elena Reshetko (184-F/C-86) of Catz
    C: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo

    2nd Team
    PG: Valencia McFarland (163-PG-91) of Catz
    G: Tierra Henderson (178-G-87) of Espoo Team
    G: Kiana Johnson (168-G-93) of FoA
    F: Shenita Landry (188-F-87) of Espoo Utd
    F: Jacqueline Luna-Castro (188-F-93) of Kouvot

    3rd Team
    G: Faith Randolph (178-G) of Espoo Utd
    G/F: Lele Hardy (182-G/F-88) of ViVe
    F: Whitney Frazier (180-F-92) of Kouvot
    F/C: Niina Laaksonen (185-F/C-85) of HyPo
    C: Kenya Robinson (183-C-70) of Huima

    Honorable Mention
    Lotta-Maj Lahtinen (173-G-99) of Helmi Basket
    Sofia Rajala (181-C-98) of Helmi Basket
    Tabatha Richardson-Smith (183-F) of Espoo Utd
    Titta-Riina Lepisto (184-F/C-90) of HyPo
    Henna Salomaa (177-F/G-89) of HyPo
    Samarie Walker (185-F-92) of Catz
    Reetta Piipari (170-PG-80) of Espoo Utd
    Dionne Pounds (175-F-84) of Espoo Utd
    Amanda Lassiter (186-F-79) of PeKa
    Daisha Simmons (178-G-91) of PeKa
    Ashley Clark (180-G-93) of FoA
    Batabe Zempare (188-F-94) of Huima
    Tyonna Snow (178-G-93) of FoA
    Olivia Nash (185-F-94) of ViVe
    Lotta Aaltonen (180-F/G-85) of Espoo Team
    Morgan Bailey (189-F/C-92) of Espoo Team
    Kenya Robinson (183-C-70) of Huima

    All-Domestic Players Team
    PG: Reetta Piipari (170-PG-80) of Espoo Utd
    F: Dionne Pounds (175-F-84) of Espoo Utd
    F/G: Lotta Aaltonen (180-F/G-85) of Espoo Team
    F/C: Niina Laaksonen (185-F/C-85) of HyPo
    C: Taru Tuukkanen (192-C-77) of HyPo

    All-Imports Team
    G: Bria Goss (178-G-92) of HyPo
    SF: Chandrea Jones (177-SF-87) of Catz
    F: Akilah Sims (178-F-94) of PeKa
    F: Shenita Landry (188-F-87) of Espoo Utd
    F: Jacqueline Luna-Castro (188-F-93) of Kouvot

    HyPo claim SM-sarja title - Apr 28, 2017

    HyPo - Espoo Utd 76-69

    HyPo claimed SM-sarja title. They overcame Espoo United at home court to earn the championship trophy. The best player for the winners was the former international center Taru Tuukkanen (192-77, college: Xavier) who had a double-double by scoring 18 points, 18 rebounds and 5 assists. Power forward Titta-Riina Lepisto (184-90) chipped in 17 points and 7 rebounds. American forward Tabatha Richardson-Smith (183, college: Seton Hall) produced a double-double by scoring 14 points and 12 rebounds and the other American import forward Shenita Landry (188-87, college: Temple) added 12 points and 11 rebounds respectively for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures.
    Top scorers:
    HyPo: T.Tuukkanen 18+18reb+5ast, A.Jamsa 18+2reb+3ast, T.Lepisto 17+7reb+1ast, N.Laaksonen 11+3reb+1ast, B.Goss 9+2reb+5ast, M.Bedretdin 2+2reb+1ast
    Espoo Utd: T.Richardson-Smith 14+12reb+2ast, S.Sandell 12, S.Landry 12+11reb+2ast, M.Mali 10+4reb+2ast, F.Randolph 7+5reb+2ast, D.Pounds 6+1reb
    gschID: 545206

    by Igor
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