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NBL Standings
Places 1-6
 1. TTT Riga 10-0 
 2. Catz 8-2 
 3. Vega 1/Liepaja 5-5 
 4. 1182 Tallinn 4-6 
 5. TTT Juniores 2-8 
 6. Tallina U. 1-9 
Places 7-12
 1. RSU-Merks 13-7 
 2. LU 12-8 
 3. Tartu U. 9-11 
 4. Audentes SG 5-15 
 5. Cesis 3-17 
 6. Latvija U16 3-17 
Stage One Standings
NBL Stage One Standings
 1. TTT Riga 10-0 
 2. Vega 1/Liepaja 9-1 
 3. 1182 Tallinn 8-2 
 4. TTT Juniores 7-3 
 5. Tallina U. 6-4 
 6. RSU-Merks 4-6 
 7. LU 4-6 
 8. Tartu U. 3-7 
 9. Audentes SG 2-8 
 10. Latvija U16 2-8 
 11. Cesis 0-10 
Stage One Stage One Standings
Season 2015-2016
All Games
List of Players
List of Imports
Points Per Game
  Tallina U.
  Avg: 21
 1. Nikolai, Tallina U.21.0 
 2. Vitola, Vega18.5 
 3. Strautmane, TTT R.18.4 
 4. Silaraja, Vega17.1 
 5. Mackay, Tallina U.16.9 
 6. Jones, Catz16.8 
 7. Reshetko, Catz15.6 
 8. Audere, Cesis15.5 
 9. Harris, Catz15.4 
 10. Kulite, TTT Riga14.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Kadri UIGA
  Tartu U.
  Avg: 11.6
 1. Uiga, Tartu U.11.6 
 2. Audere, Cesis10.4 
 3. Strautmane, TTT R.9.6 
 4. Reshetko, Catz9.5 
 5. Harris, Catz9.2 
 6. Kulite, TTT Riga8.8 
 7. Melnika, TTT Riga8.4 
 8. Neilande, LU8.0 
 9. Silaraja, Vega8.0 
 10. Bluma, Latvija U168.0 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 6.1
 1. Jakobsone, Vega6.1 
 2. Eibele, TTT Riga5.7 
 3. Silaraja, Vega5.3 
 4. Schlott, Catz4.9 
 5. Piibur, 1182 Talli.4.8 
 6. Puu, 1182 Tallinn4.8 
 7. Mann, TTT Riga4.4 
 8. Busa, RSU-Merks4.0 
 9. Aizsila, RSU-Merks3.8 
 10. Mackay, Tallina U.3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Kristine SILARAJA
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Silaraja, Vega3.5 
 2. Nikolai, Tallina U.3.1 
 3. Fridenberga, RSU-M.2.9 
 4. Stalidzane, LU2.9 
 5. Laurimaa, Tartu U.2.8 
 6. Jundase, LU2.6 
 7. Teder, Tartu U.2.5 
 8. Magone, LU2.4 
 9. Jones, Catz2.4 
 10. Kosk, Tallina U.2.4 
Blocks Per Game
  TTT R.
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Strautmane, TTT R.1.8 
 2. Uiga, Tartu U.1.5 
 3. Dreimane, TTT J.1.5 
 4. Busa, RSU-Merks1.5 
 5. Lazdeniece, RSU-M.1.3 
 6. Jones, Catz1.1 
 7. Harris, Catz1.0 
 8. Veidere, TTT Riga1.0 
 9. Kliimson, Audentes.0.9 
 10. Adelbert, Audente.0.8 

TTT Riga wins the Latvian NBL 2015-2016 title

TTT Riga 2015-16
Aigars Nerips Aigars Nerips Nerips
Kristen Mann
Anda Eibele
Kate Aizsila
Ieva Krastina
Zenta Melnika
# Name CM (INCH) Pos Bo NAT
22  Mann Kristen 185 (6'1'') F 83 USA
5  Eibele Anda 170 (5'7'') G 84 Latvia
10  Aizsila Kate 177 (5'10'') G 94 Latvia
15  Krastina Ieva 172 (5'8'') G/F 90 Latvia
12  Melnika Zenta 197 (6'6'') C 91 Latvia
4  Carter Sydney 170 (5'7'') PG 90 USA
9  Priede Liene 180 (5'11'') G 90 Latvia
7  Kulite Ieva 188 (6'2'') C 88 Latvia
44  Eglite Baiba 176 (5'9'') G 89 Latvia
11  Veidere Ruta 188 (6'2'') C 94 Latvia
14  Dzarcane Sigita 181 (5'11'') F 95 Latvia
 Strautmane Digna 188 (6'2'') F 98 Latvia
6  Purina Laura 174 (5'9'') G 90 Latvia
Head Coach: Aigars Nerips
Coach Assistant: Janis Nespors Latvian-Estonian NBL Awards 2016 - Apr 14, 2016 Latvian-Estonian NBL 1st Team 2016
Kristine Silaraja
Chandrea Jones
Elena Reshetko
Chandra Harris
Ieva Kulite

Finals MVP: Ieva Kulite (188-C-88) of TTT Riga
Player of the Year: Ieva Kulite (188-C-88) of TTT Riga
Guard of the Year: Kristine Silaraja (172-G-87) of Vega 1/Liepaja
Forward of the Year: Elena Reshetko (184-F-86) of Catz
Center of the Year: Ieva Kulite (188-C-88) of TTT Riga
Co-Defensive Player of the Year: Digna Strautmane (188-F-98) of TTT Riga
Co-Defensive Player of the Year: Kristine Silaraja (172-G-87) of Vega 1/Liepaja
Coach of the Year: Aigars Nerips of TTT Riga

1st Team
G: Kristine Silaraja (172-G-87) of Vega 1/Liepaja
SF: Chandrea Jones (177-SF-87) of Catz
F: Elena Reshetko (184-F-86) of Catz
F/C: Chandra Harris (185-F/C-89) of Catz
C: Ieva Kulite (188-C-88) of TTT Riga

2nd Team
G/F: Ieva Krastina (172-G/F-90) of TTT Riga
G: Pirgit Puu (168-G-88) of 1182 Tallinn
F: Ieva Vitola (187-F-85) of Vega 1/Liepaja
F: Digna Strautmane (188-F-98) of TTT Riga
C: Zenta Melnika (197-C-91) of TTT Riga

3rd Team
G: Jennifer Schlott (168-G-91) of Catz
G: Ilze Jakobsone (168-G-94) of Vega 1/Liepaja
F: Nele Laurimaa (178-F-93) of Tartu U.
F: Kadri Uiga (183-F-97) of Tartu U.
C: ShaQuanda Wiggins (191-C-90) of 1182 Tallinn

Honorable Mention
Anda Kuzmina (175-G-97) of Cesis
Mara Mote (160-F-0) of Latvija U16
Nikola Ozola (172-G-0) of TTT Juniores
Kristen Mann (185-F-83) of TTT Riga
Zane Neilande (185-C-93) of LU
Paula Langina (183-F-94) of RSU-Merks
Santa Dreimane (174-G-85) of RSU-Merks
Liene Stalidzane (175-G-94) of LU
Trine Kasemagi (191-C-95) of Tallina U.
Mariann Adelbert (188-C-98) of Audentes SG
Kai-Brith Kalda (189-C-97) of Audentes SG

TTT Riga capture NBL title - Apr 10, 2016

TTT Riga - Catz 68-43

TTT Riga are 15/16 NBL champions. They overwhelmed Catz in the Final tonight. The game was mostly controlled by TTT Riga. Catz was better in third quarter 13-10. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Catz to just 2 points in fourth quarter. TTT Riga held Catz to an opponent 25.0 percent shooting from the field compared to 44.8 percent accuracy of the winners. American forward Kristen Mann (185-83, college: UCSB, agency: Josep and Nicolas) nailed 18 points and 4 assists for the winning side and the former international center Ieva Kulite (188-88) accounted for 13 points and 11 rebounds. TTT Riga's coach Aigars Nerips felt very confident using 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Russian forward Elena Reshetko (184-86) came up with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 12 rebounds and American power forward Chandra Harris (185-89, college: Georgia St.) added 8 points and 9 rebounds respectively for Catz in the defeat.
Top scorers:
TTT Riga: K.Mann 18+3reb+4ast, I.Kulite 13+11reb, I.Krastina 11+1reb+2ast, S.Carter 7+7reb+2ast, Z.Melnika 7+9reb+1ast, L.Priede 4+4reb
Catz: E.Reshetko 12+12reb+1ast, C.Jones 10+5reb+1ast, J.Schlott 9+2reb+4ast, C.Harris 8+9reb+1ast, M.Eerikinharju 2+1ast, M.Kalin 2+1reb
gschID: 468324

3-4 Place
1182 Tallinn - Vega 1/Liepaja 71-78

Vega 1/Liepaja outgunned 1182 Tallinn to conquer the Bronze medals. The guests were tied at the half but managed to speed up in last two quarters eventually winning the game. The former international guard Kristine Silaraja (172-87, college: Robert Morris) stepped up and scored 13 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners and the former international forward Dita Rozenberga (180-92) chipped in 15 points and 9 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). At the losing side Estonian guard Pirgit Puu (168-88, agency: Regeneracom Sports) responded with 24 points and 4 assists and Estonian power forward Laina Mesila-Kaarmann (186-87) scored 15 points and 8 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures.
Top scorers:
Vega 1/Liepaja: I.Jakobsone 20+2reb+1ast, K.Petermane 15+5reb+4ast, D.Rozenberga 15+9reb+1ast, K.Silaraja 13+8reb+5ast, I.Vitola 7+4reb+1ast, D.Line 5+2reb
1182 Tallinn: P.Puu 24+4reb+4ast, M.Pokk 15+5reb+4ast, L.Mesila-Kaarmann 15+8reb+2ast, A.Koster 10+4reb+2ast, B.Piibur 4+6reb+5ast, J.Perv 2

LSBL Round 3 of Finals. TTT Riga capture third straight title - Apr 27, 2016

TTT Riga - Vega 1/Liepaja 82-52

TTT Riga marched past Vega 1/Liepaja to earn the LSBL title. The victory marked the third straight LSBL trophy for the Riga powerhouse. The game without a history. TTT Riga led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Vega 1's 32. They outrebounded Vega 1 46-26 including a 31-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. TTT Riga looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. It was a great evening for international center Zenta Melnika (197-91) who led her team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). The former international center Ieva Kulite (188-88) helped adding 13 points and 14 rebounds. Four TTT Riga players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was the former international forward Dita Rozenberga (180-92) with 24 points and 8 rebounds and guard Ilze Jakobsone (168-94) scored 7 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games.
Top scorers:
TTT Riga: Z.Melnika 17+10reb+4ast, A.Eibele 15+2reb+3ast, I.Kulite 13+14reb, R.Veidere 11+6reb, S.Carter 8+4reb+4ast, I.Krastina 8+3reb+2ast
Vega 1/Liepaja: D.Rozenberga 24+8reb+1ast, I.Jakobsone 7+5reb+5ast, K.Silaraja 7+3reb+2ast, I.Vitola 6+3reb, S.Lipe 5+3reb+1ast, K.Petermane 3+2reb+2ast
gschID: 469974

by Greg
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