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SM-sarja Standings
 1. HyPo 19-3 
 2. Espoo Utd 15-8 
 3. Catz 14-8 
 4. FoA 12-10 
 5. PeKa 12-10 
 6. Kouvot 10-12 
 7. Espoo Team 9-13 
 8. ViVe 9-14 
 9. Huima 7-15 
 10. Helmi Basket 4-18 
Full Standings
Last:2/23/2017
1st Division Standings
 1. Helmi Capitals 12-2 
 2. Honka 12-2 
 3. ToPo 11-3 
 4. BC Nokia 9-5 
 5. Kataja 7-7 
 6. HNMKY MaHa 5-9 
 7. PuHu 4-10 
 8. TuRi 4-10 
 9. Kori-80 3-11 
 10. Pyrinto 3-11 
Last:2/14/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Khadijah SESSIONS
  Kouvot
  (173-PG-93)
  Avg: 27.1
 1. Sessions, Kouvot27.1 
 2. Randolph, Huima22.1 
 3. Johnson, FoA21.2 
 4. Snow, FoA21.0 
 5. Henderson, Espoo T.21.0 
 6. Landry, Espoo Utd20.4 
 7. Goss, HyPo20.0 
 8. Zempare, Huima19.1 
 9. Jones, Catz18.6 
 10. Hardy, ViVe18.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ashley LUKE
  ViVe
  (185-F-93)
  Avg: 13.8
 1. Luke, ViVe13.8 
 2. Zempare, Huima12.6 
 3. Landry, Espoo Utd12.6 
 4. Tuukkanen, HyPo12.2 
 5. Robinson, Huima11.3 
 6. Hunter, ViVe11.1 
 7. Luna-Castro, Kouvot11.0 
 8. Jones, Catz10.6 
 9. Pierre, Huima9.8 
 10. Frazier, Kouvot9.8 
Assists Per Game
 Kiana JOHNSON
  FoA
  (168-G-93)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Johnson, FoA6.5 
 2. Jones, PeKa5.8 
 3. McFarland, Catz5.7 
 4. Simmons, PeKa5.5 
 5. Hardy, ViVe5.2 
 6. Barton, Kouvot5.0 
 7. Henderson, Espoo T.4.7 
 8. Massengale, Catz4.5 
 9. Augustin, Helmi B.4.1 
 10. Goss, HyPo4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Tyonna SNOW
  FoA
  (178-G-93)
  Avg: 4
 1. Snow, FoA4.0 
 2. Hardy, ViVe3.3 
 3. Henderson, Espoo T.3.2 
 4. Barton, Kouvot3.1 
 5. Sessions, Kouvot2.9 
 6. Lassiter, PeKa2.7 
 7. Simmons, PeKa2.6 
 8. Goss, HyPo2.6 
 9. Lahtinen, Helmi B.2.5 
 10. Jones, PeKa2.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Awak KUIER
  PeKa
  (194-C-1)
  Avg: 3.2
 1. Kuier, PeKa3.2 
 2. Lassiter, PeKa1.4 
 3. Richardson-S., Espoo U.1.3 
 4. Abiona, Huima1.3 
 5. Luna-Castro, Kouvot1.3 
 6. Tuukkanen, HyPo1.2 
 7. Landry, Espoo Utd1.2 
 8. Vapamaa, FoA1.1 
 9. Pierre, Huima1.0 
 10. Reshetko, Catz1.0 
Player of the Week

 Tabatha Richardson-Smith
  Espoo Utd
  ( 183-F )
  

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Round 24 (Regular Season)

HyPo 70% Feb.25 FoA
Catz 70% Feb.25 Espoo Team
Huima Feb.25 ViVe 57%
Welcome to SM-sarja 2012/2013 season - Oct 6, 2012


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The Regular Season in SM-sarja just started.

TuRi - PeKa 70-88

TuRi was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. Peli-Karhut forced 23 TuRi turnovers. American swingman Korinne Campbell (182-88, college: W.Virginia) nailed a double-double by scoring 21 points and 18 rebounds for the winning side and her fellow American import guard Miriam McKenzie (177-90, college: Loyola, MD) accounted for 20 points and 8 rebounds. Five Peli-Karhut players scored in double figures. American forward Callan Taylor (182-90, college: Sacred Heart) came up with 25 points and 9 rebounds and Canadian guard Brittany Hedderson (175-90, college: Buffalo) added 10 points and 6 rebounds respectively for TuRi in the defeat. TuRi's coach Juha Ruohonen rotated ten players seeing no chance for a win.


Top scorers:
PeKa: K.Campbell 21+18reb+3ast, M.McKenzie 20+8reb+2ast, N.Byrd 17+5reb, L.Lehtoranta 16+4reb+4ast, L.Richter 12+3reb+2ast, K.Hook 2+2reb
TuRi: C.Taylor 25+9reb, K.Karkkainen 11+2reb+2ast, B.Hedderson 10+6reb+3ast, S.Pelander 8+9reb, S.Ekstrom 6+3reb, C.Alander 6

gschID: 194776


Catz - FoA 80-69

The hosts trailed by 4 points after three quarters before their 28-13 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Catz Lappeenranta forced 21 Forssan Alku turnovers. American swingman Alexandria Anderson (185-86, college: Chattanooga, agency: Regeneracom Sports) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 26 points and 12 rebounds for the winners and Russian power forward Jelena Reshetko (184-86) chipped in 10 points and 15 rebounds. At the losing side American point guard Sarah Miles (170-89, college: W.Virginia) responded with a double-double by scoring 19 points and 13 rebounds and center Juta Jahilo (186-84) scored 21 points.
Top scorers:
Catz: A.Anderson 26+12reb+2ast, A.Makitalo 14+1reb+3ast, J.Reshetko 10+15reb+1ast, C.Jones 9+7reb+1ast, K.Summala 8+3reb+2ast, H.Vapamaa 6+3ast
FoA: J.Jahilo 21+4reb, S.Miles 19+13reb+3ast, H.Salomaa 19+3reb+1ast, H.Koponen 4+3reb, E.Woodson 4+5reb+1ast, L.Saarinen 2+5reb
gschID: 194777


Kerava - Honka 77-105

Honka outrebounded Kerava Energia Team 53-33 including a 35-24 advantage in defensive rebounds. American guard Melissa Jeltema (175-88, college: Oakland) fired a double-double by scoring 39 points (!!!), 12 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners. Her fellow American import forward Jordan Greenleaf (185-87, college: Auburn, agency: Gamble Sports Management) chipped in a double-double by scoring 17 points and 10 rebounds (perfect from the field making all eight shots !!!). Four Honka players scored in double figures. Italian-Ghanian guard Rosetta Adzasu (165-90, college: Washington St.) produced 25 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals and forward Roosa Lukkarinen (174-92) added 21 points and 9 rebounds respectively for lost side.


Top scorers:
Honka: M.Jeltema 39+12reb+6ast, J.Greenleaf 17+10reb+1ast, E.Leino 12+1reb+2ast, E.Laaksonen 10+6reb+1ast, V.Kesanen 8+4reb+1ast, E.Sipila 8+6reb+2ast
Kerava: R.Adzasu 25+5reb+4ast, R.Lukkarinen 21+9reb+3ast, R.Pakarinen 9+5reb, M.Ponnelin 6+3reb, E.Punkkinen 5+2reb+1ast, P.Tattari 3+3reb+1ast

gschID: 194778


Huima - HoNsU 78-71

HoNsU trailed by 11 points after 3 quarters before a 27-23 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 71-78 at the end of the game. Aanekosken made 17-of-20 free shots (85.0 percent) during the game. Aanekosken outrebounded HoNsU 30-17 including a 24-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. It was a great shooting night for Aanekosken especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 60.0 percentage. American center Kenya Robinson (182-70, college: New Orleans) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 24 points and 11 rebounds for the winners and forward Erika Lagerstedt (174-91) chipped in 14 points (perfect from the field making all six shots). At the losing side American point guard Nia Jackson (170-89, college: Oregon, agency: Gamble Sports Management) responded with 20 points and 4 steals and international forward Minna Sten (189-87) scored 18 points and 6 rebounds. HoNsU's coach Tuomas Oja tested ten players in this game, but that didn't help.
Top scorers:
Huima: K.Robinson 24+11reb+1ast, E.Lagerstedt 14+3reb, P.Torrance 10+7reb, J.Holliday 9+3reb+1ast, E.Nurmi 7+2reb, U.Latvala 6+1reb
HoNsU: N.Jackson 20+4reb, M.Sten 18+6reb, L.Lahtinen 13+3reb, C.Chisholm 5, K.Lind 4+1reb, T.Lepisto 3
gschID: 194774


ToPo - BC Nokia 75-55

BC Nokia was better in second period 19-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Torpan Pojat dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to BC Nokia's 32. Torpan Pojat forced 19 BC Nokia turnovers and had a 32-21 advantage in offensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international power forward Niina Laaksonen (185-85) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 16 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals. The former international forward Alli Arppe (185-81) contributed with a double-double by scoring 11 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. Guard Katri Menna (170-86) answered with 16 points and American guard Amani Franklin (180-88, college: Kentucky) added 12 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for BC Nokia.
Top scorers:
ToPo: N.Laaksonen 16+11reb+5ast, V.Holtta 12+2reb+3ast, A.Arppe 11+11reb+1ast, M.Eerikinharju 8+3reb, K.Valtakari 8+3reb, V.Kesanen 7+7reb+5ast
BC Nokia: K.Menna 16+4reb+2ast, A.Franklin 12+9reb, N.Hyvarinen 7+4reb+1ast, I.Venho 5+2reb+1ast, J.Kilpelainen 4+2reb, S.Jones 4+7reb
gschID: 194775
  




Vilma
Kesanen
Vilma Kesanen selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - 2 days ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Finns who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an international guard Vilma Kesanen (173-88). She managed to help Universitario de Ferrol in a victory against the 11th-ranked Mann Filter in the Spanish LFB in Saturday night's game.    [read more]

Tabatha
Richardson-Smith
Tabatha Richardson-Smith claims Finnish SM-sarja Court Side weekly honour - 4 days ago
American Tabatha Richardson-Smith (183-F) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for league's second-best Espoo Utd and that's her to receive a Court Side Player of the Week award for round 23. The forward had a double-double of 25 points and twelve rebounds, while her team outclassed Huima (#9, 7-15) with 51-point margin 120-69. Espoo Utd maintains the 2nd position in Finnish SM-sarja. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Es...   [read more]
SM-sarja Round 23: Leader HyPo gets another victory - 5 days ago
The Regular Season in SM-sarja is slowly approaching the end. But there may be still some important changes in the final standings in the last 5 rounds. Leader HyPo delivered the nineteenth win on Sunday night. This time they beat 8th ranked ViVe (8-14) 72-62 in Vimpeli. The game without a history. HyPo led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 24-of-30 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game. HyPo forced 19 ViVe turnovers....   [read more]


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Finnish SM-sarja round 22 best performance: Elena Reshetko - 8 days ago  
Marianne Kalin selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - 9 days ago  
SM-sarja Round 22: #1 HyPo are defeated by Catz Lappeenranta - 9 days ago  
Snow's 26 points and 7 assists give her Player of the Week award - 17 days ago  
SM-sarja Round 21: HyPo beat Aanekosken by three after a very close game - 18 days ago  
Akilah Sims claims Finnish SM-sarja weekly honour - 21 days ago  
SM-sarja Round 20 of Regular Season - 22 days ago  
Sofia Pelander selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - 23 days ago  
Finnish SM-sarja round 19 best performance: Whitney Frazier - 25 days ago  
SM-sarja Round 19: Espoo Team is defeated by Espoo Utd in a derby game - 26 days ago  
Sofia Pelander's double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Finns playing currently abroad: - 30 days ago  
Tuukkanen's double-double lands her Player of the Week award - 1 month ago  
SM-sarja Round 18: Forssan Alku lose to Espoo Team - 1 month ago  
Alvik Basket adds Pierre to their roster, ex Huima - 1 month ago  
HyPo adds Jamsa to their roster - 1 month ago  
Meral Bedretdin (ex Lattes Montp.) agreed terms with HyPo - 1 month ago  
Meral Bedretdin leaves Lattes Montpellier - 1 month ago  
Spirou Monceau lands Alexandra Stelfox, ex ViVe - 1 month ago  
Shenita Landry claims Finnish SM-sarja weekly honour - 1 month ago  
SM-sarja Round 17 of Regular Season - 1 month ago  
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