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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
Last:3/26/2016
JSBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 13-3 
 2. DU 12-4 
 3. Lounge 10-6 
 4. Valmiera 10-6 
 5. Filter 8-8 
 6. Avantis 6-10 
 7. Saldus 6-10 
 8. Jelgava 4-12 
 9. Kolibri 3-13 
Last:3/27/2016
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1 Sparta&K MR 5-1 
 2 Besiktas 3-3 
 3 Adana ASKI 2-4 
 4 Piestanske C. 2-4 
Group B
 1 TTT Riga 5-3 
 2 Orduspor 4-2 
 3 Dynamo M. 4-2 
 4 Udominate 0-6 
Group C
 1 Enisey 5-1 
 2 Edirne 4-2 
 3 Chevakata 3-3 
 4 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-6 
Group D
 1 Istanbul Univ. 6-0 
 2 Lulea Basket 3-3 
 3 Dunav 8806 2-4 
 4 Energy Ivanovo 1-5 
Group E
 1 Venezia 4-2 
 2 Nantes 4-2 
 3 Wasserburg 3-3 
 4 PINKK-Pecsi 1-5 
Group F
 1 Landes 5-1 
 2 Nymburk 4-2 
 3 PEAC-Pecs 2-4 
 4 Fribourg 1-5 
Group G
 1 Miskolc 6-0 
 2 Napoli 4-2 
 3 Valosun Brno 2-4 
 4 Blizzards 0-6 
Group H
 1 Uniao Sportiva 5-1 
 2 Angers 4-2 
 3 Belfius Namur 3-3 
 4 UNI Gyor 0-6 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/5/2016
Baltic League Standings
Group C
 1 Suduva 6-0 
 2 Interkhim 4-2 
 3 Olimpia 2-4 
 4 RSU-Merks 0-6 
Group D
 1 Okzhetpes 5-1 
 2 Astana Tigers 4-2 
 3 Vega 1/Liepaja 3-3 
 4 H-Sirenos 0-6 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/24/2016
Points Per Game
 Digna STRAUTMANE
  TTT R.
  (188-F-98)
  Avg: 18.8
 1. Strautmane, TTT R.18.8 
 2. Vitola, Vega17.2 
 3. Rozenberga, Vega13.4 
 4. Aizsila, RSU-Merks13.0 
 5. Silaraja, Vega12.8 
 6. Melnika, TTT Riga12.8 
 7. Carter, TTT Riga12.6 
 8. Eibele, TTT Riga12.6 
 9. Kulite, TTT Riga12.4 
 10. Petermane, Vega10.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ieva KULITE
  TTT Riga
  (188-C-88)
  Avg: 10.6
 1. Kulite, TTT Riga10.6 
 2. Strautmane, TTT R.9.3 
 3. Melnika, TTT Riga8.6 
 4. Silaraja, Vega8.2 
 5. Dreimane, RSU-M.6.8 
 6. Mann, TTT Riga6.0 
 7. Vitola, Vega5.4 
 8. Dzarcane, TTT Riga5.3 
 9. Rozenberga, Vega4.4 
 10. Septe, TTT Junio.4.0 
Assists Per Game
 Ilze JAKOBSONE
  Vega
  (168-G-94)
  Avg: 6.2
 1. Jakobsone, Vega6.2 
 2. Silaraja, Vega5.0 
 3. Carter, TTT Riga4.0 
 4. Mann, TTT Riga3.8 
 5. Eibele, TTT Riga3.2 
 6. Krastina, TTT Riga2.8 
 7. Busa, RSU-Merks2.8 
 8. Kudule, TTT J.2.7 
 9. Priede, TTT Riga2.6 
 10. Dreimane, RSU-M.2.5 
Steals Per Game
 Sydney CARTER
  TTT Riga
  (170-PG-90)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Carter, TTT Riga2.6 
 2. Aizsila, RSU-Merks2.5 
 3. Dreimane, RSU-M.2.0 
 4. Strautmane, TTT R.2.0 
 5. Krastina, TTT Riga2.0 
 6. Purina, TTT Riga1.8 
 7. Jakobsone, Vega1.8 
 8. Septe, TTT Junior.1.8 
 9. Rozenberga, Vega1.4 
 10. Silaraja, Vega1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Digna STRAUTMANE
  TTT R.
  (188-F-98)
  Avg: 2.3
 1. Strautmane, TTT R.2.3 
 2. Aizsila, RSU-Merks1.3 
 3. Langina, RSU-Merks1.0 
 4. Melnika, TTT Riga1.0 
 5. Busa, RSU-Merks0.8 
 6. Septe, TTT Junior.0.8 
 7. Lazdeniece, RSU-M.0.7 
 8. Mann, TTT Riga0.6 
 9. Veidere, TTT Riga0.6 
 10. Rozenberga, Vega0.4 
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LSBL Round 19: Derby game ends with RTU-Merks' defeat of TTT Juniores - Feb 10, 2013


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The most exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Riga: RTU-Merks (#5) and TTT Juniores (#7). TTT Juniores were crushed at home by 22 points 47-69 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. The game was mostly controlled by RTU-Merks. TTT Juniores managed to win fourth quarter 14-12. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. RTU-Merks forced 19 TTT Juniores turnovers. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Asnate Fomina (176-94) who helped to win the game recording 15 points, 6 rebounds and 9 assists. Center Daina Lazdeniece (187-89) contributed with 15 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. RTU-Merks' coach Aivars Vinbergs felt very confident using 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Guard Kate Aizsila (172-94) answered with 24 points for TTT Juniores. RTU-Merks have a solid series of four victories in a row. They moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Liepajas. TTT Juniores at the other side dropped to the eighth position with ten games lost. RTU-Merks is looking forward to face league's leader Cesis at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. TTT Juniores will have a break next round.
The game in Audentes was also worth to mention about. Fifth ranked Liepajas (11-5) played at the court of 7th ranked Audentes SG/N. (7-10). Liepajas managed to secure a 4-point victory 72-68. It was a great evening for power forward Sabine Egle (179-91) who led her team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 16 rebounds. Joncelyn Peterkin helped adding 19 points and 8 rebounds. At the losing side Estonian center Trine Kasemagi (190-95) responded with 21 points and 8 rebounds. Liepajas have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. They moved-up to fourth place, which they share with RTU-Merks. Audentes SG/N. at the other side keeps the seventh position with ten games lost. Liepajas will play against Rapla KK (#9) at home in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Audentes SG/N. will have a break next round.
The game between second ranked TTT Riga (15-2) and 11th ranked Latvijas Universitate (3-14) in Riga on Wednesday ended with biggest points difference. TTT Riga outscored guests from Riga 103-41. It was a quality performance for Ieva Krastina who led the winners and scored 23 points and 9 rebounds. Paula Luke came up with 4 points and 8 rebounds for Latvijas Universitate in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Defending champion maintains second place with 15-2 record having just -2 point less than leader Cesis. Latvijas Universitate lost their eighth game in a row. They keep the eleventh position with 14 games lost. TTT Riga will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Latvijas Universitate will play against Rapla KK (#9) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

Other games in round 19 were not that significant. Kolibri/U-16 was smashed by Audentes SG/N. on the road 77-53. Eclex Tallinn won against Liepajas on its own court 80-67. Kolibri/U-16 were outscored by Eclex Tallinn in a road game 86-42.
The most impressive performance of 19th round was 22 points and 10 rebounds by Mirjam Nikolai of Eclex Tallinn.



Audentes SG/N. - Liepajas 68-72

The game in Audentes was also worth to mention about. Fifth ranked Liepajas (11-5) played at the court of 7th ranked Audentes SG/N. (7-10). Liepajas managed to secure a 4-point victory 72-68. Audentes SG/N. was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. It was a great evening for power forward Sabine Egle (179-91) who led her team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 16 rebounds. American center Joncelyn Peterkin (187-89, college: Point Park) helped adding 19 points and 8 rebounds. At the losing side Estonian center Trine Kasemagi (190-95) responded with 21 points and 8 rebounds and Estonian forward Jane Svilberg (179-95) scored 13 points. Five Liepajas and four Audentes SG/N. players scored in double figures. Liepajas have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. They moved-up to fourth place, which they share with RTU-Merks. Audentes SG/N. at the other side keeps the seventh position with ten games lost. Liepajas will play against Rapla KK (#9) at home in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Audentes SG/N. will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Liepajas: J.Peterkin 19+8reb+1ast, S.Egle 18+16reb, A.Kruga 14+6reb+1ast, K.Cirsa 11+4reb+4ast, A.Piterniece 10+2reb+3ast, B.Jagmina 0+1ast
Audentes SG/N.: T.Kasemagi 21+8reb+3ast, B.Piibur 15+3reb+1ast, J.Svilberg 13+3reb+3ast, K.Lass 10+6reb+2ast, G.Uprus 6+6reb+3ast, K.Tamp 2+3reb
gschID: 232523


Audentes SG/N. - Kolibri/U-16 77-53

No shocking result in a game when seventh ranked Audentes SG/N. (7-10) crushed at home 9th ranked Kolibri/U-16 (3-13) 77-53 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Audentes SG/N.. Kolibri/U-16 managed to win third quarter 19-10. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Audentes SG/N. made 16-of-17 free shots (94.1 percent) during the game. They also forced 21 Kolibri/U-16 turnovers and outrebounded them 45-30 including 30 on the defensive glass. It was an exceptional evening for Estonian center Trine Kasemagi (190-95) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 10 points, 14 rebounds and 4 assists. Estonian forward Jane Svilberg (179-95) accounted for 16 points and 5 rebounds for the winning side. Four Audentes SG/N. players scored in double figures. Guard Amanda Betlere (166-97) came up with 16 points and 4 steals and forward Paula Strautmane (184-97) added 10 points respectively for Kolibri/U-16 in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Audentes SG/N. maintains seventh place with 7-10 record. Kolibri/U-16 lost their fifth game in a row. Newly promoted team dropped to the tenth position with 13 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Audentes SG/N.: G.Uprus 16+4reb+1ast, J.Svilberg 16+5reb+3ast, K.Lass 15+6reb, T.Kasemagi 10+14reb+4ast, M.Roosalu 6+6reb, K.Tamp 6+2reb
Kolibri/U-16: A.Betlere 16+2reb+3ast, P.Strautmane 10+4reb+1ast, D.Strautmane 8+6reb, L.Grabe 7+4reb, K.Rikveile 4+1reb, M.Jancevska 4+3reb
gschID: 232521


Eclex Tallinn - Liepajas 80-67

Rather expected game when 5th ranked Liepajas (11-5) lost on the road to third ranked Eclex Tallinn (14-2) 80-67 on Saturday. Eclex Tallinn dominated down low during the game scoring 50 of its points in the paint compared to Liepajas' 28. It was an exceptional evening for Estonian guard Mirjam Nikolai (177-86) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 22 points and 10 rebounds. Estonian power forward Laina Mesila-Kaarmann (186-87) accounted for 19 points, 9 rebounds and 4 blocks for the winning side. Guard Kristina Cirsa (177-87) came up with 21 points and 5 rebounds and power forward Sabine Egle (179-91) added 11 points and 10 rebounds respectively for Liepajas in the defeat. Four Liepajas players scored in double figures. Eclex Tallinn maintains third place with 14-2 record behind leader Cesis. Loser Liepajas dropped to the fourth position with five games lost. They share it with RTU-Merks. Eclex Tallinn will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Liepajas will play against Rapla KK (#9) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Eclex Tallinn: M.Nikolai 22+10reb+3ast, L.Mesila-Kaarmann 19+9reb+2ast, A.Koster 17+7reb+3ast, H.Rosenfeldt 9+2reb+3ast, A.Ptitsona 8+3reb+3ast, M.Maaring 3+2reb+2ast
Liepajas: K.Cirsa 21+5reb+3ast, A.Kruga 15+2reb+1ast, A.Piterniece 13+5reb+2ast, S.Egle 11+10reb+1ast, J.Peterkin 7+7reb+1ast, B.Jagmina 0
gschID: 232520


Eclex Tallinn - Kolibri/U-16 86-42

Very predictable result when third ranked Eclex Tallinn (14-2) rolled over at home 9th ranked Kolibri/U-16 (3-13) 86-42 on Sunday. Eclex Tallinn dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Kolibri/U-16's 32. Eclex Tallinn forced 31 Kolibri/U-16 turnovers. It was an exceptional evening for Estonian guard Marit Maaring (178-91) who led the winners and scored 17 points, 5 assists and 8 steals. Estonian power forward Annika Koster (185-92) accounted for 12 points and 11 rebounds for the winning side. Five Eclex Tallinn players scored in double figures. Forward Paula Strautmane (184-97) came up with 8 points and 11 rebounds and forward Digna Strautmane (188-98) added 14 points and 7 rebounds respectively for Kolibri/U-16 in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Eclex Tallinn maintains third place with 14-2 record behind leader Cesis. Kolibri/U-16 lost their fifth game in a row. Newly promoted team dropped to the tenth position with 13 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Eclex Tallinn: M.Nikolai 18+5reb+1ast, M.Maaring 17+4reb+5ast, H.Rosenfeldt 13+3reb+2ast, L.Mesila-Kaarmann 13+4reb+3ast, A.Koster 12+11reb+3ast, M.Suitslepp 4+2reb
Kolibri/U-16: D.Strautmane 14+7reb+1ast, P.Strautmane 8+11reb+3ast, L.Grabe 6+5reb+1ast, K.Rikveile 5+4reb+1ast, M.Jancevska 4+4reb, A.Betlere 3+3reb+1ast
gschID: 232522


TTT Riga - LU 103-41

The game between second ranked TTT Riga (15-2) and 11th ranked Latvijas Universitate (3-14) in Riga on Wednesday ended with biggest points difference. TTT Riga outscored guests from Riga 103-41. The game without a history. TTT Riga led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Latvijas Universitate to just 1 points in second quarter. TTT Riga held Latvijas Universitate to an opponent 22.6 percent shooting from the field compared to 41.1 percent accuracy of the winners and made 23-of-28 free shots (82.1 percent) during the game. TTT Riga forced 28 Latvijas Universitate turnovers and outrebounded them 46-31 including a 20-8 advantage in offensive rebounds. It was a quality performance for international swingman Ieva Krastina (174-90, agency: LBM Management) who led the winners and scored 23 points and 9 rebounds. Forward Dita Rozenberga (181-92) accounted for 19 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals for the winning side. Four TTT Riga players scored in double figures. Center Paula Luke (185-96) came up with 4 points and 8 rebounds and guard Anete Vorma (165-89) added 10 points respectively for Latvijas Universitate in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Defending champion maintains second place with 15-2 record having just -2 point less than leader Cesis. Latvijas Universitate lost their eighth game in a row. They keep the eleventh position with 14 games lost. TTT Riga will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Latvijas Universitate will play against Rapla KK (#9) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
TTT Riga: I.Krastina 23+9reb+3ast, D.Rozenberga 19+10reb+4ast, K.Laksa 17+1reb, K.Bridina 12+4reb+1ast, I.Jakobsone 9+3reb+1ast, R.Veidere 8+7reb+1ast
LU: A.Busa 11+2reb, A.Vorma 10+3reb+1ast, K.Stolce 5, P.Luke 4+8reb+2ast, M.Pulla 4+1reb+1ast, E.Vinakmene 3+11reb
gschID: 232519


TTT Juniores - RTU-Merks 47-69

The most exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Riga: RTU-Merks (#5) and TTT Juniores (#7). TTT Juniores were crushed at home by 22 points 47-69 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. The game was mostly controlled by RTU-Merks. TTT Juniores managed to win fourth quarter 14-12. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. RTU-Merks forced 19 TTT Juniores turnovers. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Asnate Fomina (176-94) who helped to win the game recording 15 points, 6 rebounds and 9 assists. Center Daina Lazdeniece (187-89) contributed with 15 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. RTU-Merks' coach Aivars Vinbergs felt very confident using 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Guard Kate Aizsila (172-94) answered with 24 points and forward Rendija Misus (174-93) added 12 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for TTT Juniores. RTU-Merks have a solid series of four victories in a row. They moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Liepajas. TTT Juniores at the other side dropped to the eighth position with ten games lost. RTU-Merks is looking forward to face league's leader Cesis at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. TTT Juniores will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
RTU-Merks: A.Fomina 15+6reb+9ast, D.Lazdeniece 15+9reb+2ast, L.Audere 13+9reb, S.Langenfelde 9+2reb+1ast, G.Zoltnere 8+4reb, P.Langina 7+7reb+2ast
TTT Juniores: K.Aizsila 24+3reb+1ast, R.Misus 12+5reb+2ast, L.Stalidzane 4+6reb+1ast, S.Dzarcane 4+10reb+1ast, L.Skrastina 2+2reb, E.Zondaka 1+4reb+1ast
gschID: 232518


  




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