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 Sarah HALEJIAN
  Winterthur
  (175-G-92)
  Avg: 27.9
 1. Halejian, Winterthur27.9 
 2. Jenkins, Bellinzona23.9 
 3. Santiago, Aarau22.4 
 4. Logan, Pully22.4 
 5. Nared, Riva22.0 
 6. King, Pully20.2 
 7. Seabrook, Riva18.1 
 8. Giroud, Helios17.5 
 9. Hajdune-C., BBC T.17.3 
 10. Brock, Fribourg16.9 
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 Jasmine HINES
  Bellinzona
  (192-C-93)
  Avg: 13.8
 1. Hines, Bellinzona13.8 
 2. Seabrook, Riva13.0 
 3. Giroud, Helios12.4 
 4. Nared, Riva11.8 
 5. Brock, Fribourg11.8 
 6. Hajdune-C., BBC T.11.7 
 7. Giggetts, Geneve B.10.2 
 8. Logan, Pully9.9 
 9. Baumann, Winte.9.5 
 10. Santiago, Aarau9.3 
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 Marielle GIROUD
  Helios
  (182-F/C-87)
  Avg: 5.1
 1. Giroud, Helios5.1 
 2. Turin, Fribourg5.1 
 3. Johnson, Aarau5.0 
 4. Gur, Pully4.7 
 5. King, Pully4.4 
 6. Halejian, Winterthur4.4 
 7. Mueller, Riva3.9 
 8. Jenkins, Bellinzona3.8 
 9. Rol, Fribourg3.7 
 10. Davis, Fribourg3.5 
Steals Per Game
 Chanise JENKINS
  Bellinzona
  (165-PG-92)
  Avg: 3.8
 1. Jenkins, Bellinzona3.8 
 2. Johnson, Aarau3.6 
 3. King, Pully3.2 
 4. Giroud, Helios2.9 
 5. Santiago, Aarau2.5 
 6. Michaux, Geneve B.2.5 
 7. Halejian, Winterthur2.4 
 8. Avila-Lopez, Belli.2.4 
 9. Ezzakraoui, Pully2.4 
 10. Tomezzoli, Winterthur2.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Breanna BROCK
  Fribourg
  (187-F-90)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Brock, Fribourg1.7 
 2. Hines, Bellinzona1.7 
 3. Seabrook, Riva1.4 
 4. Nared, Riva1.2 
 5. Logan, Pully0.9 
 6. Franchina, Pully0.9 
 7. Santiago, Aarau0.9 
 8. Giggetts, Geneve B.0.9 
 9. Avila-Lopez, Belli.0.9 
 10. Tac, Helios0.7 
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  Riva
  ( 183-G-90 )
  
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LNA Round 8: Ovronnaz-Mart. is defeated by Riva Basket - Nov 19, 2012


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There was no lack of excitement in the last round games. The round ended with extra overtimes and favorites losing the games.

The most important game in the last round took place in Riva San Vitale between second ranked Ovronnaz-Mart. (6-2) and fourth ranked Riva Basket (6-2) on Saturday night. Ovronnaz-Mart. was defeated by Riva Basket on the road 74-56. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Ovronnaz-Mart.. The game without a history. Riva Basket led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Ovronnaz-Mart.'s 36. Riva Basket forced 35 Ovronnaz-Mart. turnovers. Worth to mention a great performance of American swingman Cameo Hicks (182-84, college: Washington) who helped to win the game recording 35 points (!!!), 5 rebounds, 5 assists and 6 steals and Canadian-Jamaican forward Rhona McKenzie (183-76, agency: LBM Management) who added 11 points and 16 rebounds during the contest. Riva Basket's coach Fabrizio Rezzonico used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Barbados forward Jamila Studer-Griffith (182-82) responded with 19 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists. Riva Basket have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Ovronnaz-Mart. and Fribourg. Riva Basket is looking forward to face Muraltese (#6) in the next round. Ovronnaz-Mart. will play against Fribourg (#3) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
LNA top team - Helios (8-0) had no problems winning another game. This time they crushed seventh ranked Basel (2-6) in Vetroz 99-58. The winners were led by international forward Caroline Turin (173-87) who scored that evening 29 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals (perfect from the field making all thirteen shots !!!) and Karen Twehues supported her with 24 points and 4 steals. Even 27 points and 6 rebounds by American forward Michelle Harrison (190-87, college: Utah) did not help to save the game for Basel. Undefeated Helios have an impressive eight-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains first position with 8-0 record. Basel lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eighth place with six games lost. Helios will play against Hope-GBA (#5) in Bernex in the next round. Basel will play at home against Highflyers in Luzern and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Bottom-ranked Bellinzona (0-8) is still winless. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their eighth consecutive match to fifth ranked Hope-GBA (5-3) 69-55 on Saturday evening. Hope-GBA maintains fifth position with 5-3 record. Newly promoted Bellinzona still closes the standings with eight games lost. Hope-GBA will meet at home league's leader Helios in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Bellinzona will play against Pully (#7) and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Highflyers (#9) forced the game against Muraltese (#7) into an overtime, but lost by six points 68-74. The game took place in Luzern. But the guests were better at the end. Takia Starks orchestrated the victory by scoring 25 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals. Highflyers' coach Danijel Brankovic rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Muraltese (3-5) moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Pully. Highflyers lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the ninth position with seven games lost. Muraltese's next round opponent will be league's second-placed Riva Basket in Riva San Vitale and it may be quite challenging game. Highflyers will play on the road against Basel (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Third ranked Fribourg (6-2) crushed at home 6th ranked Pully (3-5) by 44 points 101-57, which is the biggest margin this round on Saturday night. Americans were the main players on the court. Worth to mention a quality performance of Kaitlin Sowinski who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 31 points, 15 rebounds and 6 blocks. Pully's coach Jean Fernandez gave up on the game allowing to play eleven players seeing no chance for a win. Fribourg moved-up to second place, which they share with Ovronnaz-Mart. and Riva Basket. Pully at the other side keeps the sixth position with five games lost. Fribourg will face Ovronnaz-Mart. (#4) in Martigny in the next round. Pully will play at home against Bellinzona.



Highflyers - Muraltese 68-74 OT

Highflyers (#9) forced the game against Muraltese (#7) into an overtime, but lost by six points 68-74. The game took place in Luzern. But the guests were better at the end. Highflyers were ahead by 10 points at the halftime before a 26-12 third quarter run of Muraltese. They tied the game at the end of regular time. Then they were better in overtime eventually winning that period 12-6. Muraltese forced 28 Highflyers turnovers. American guard Takia Starks (173-87, college: Texas A&M) orchestrated the victory by scoring 25 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals. Forward Schirin Juon (180-95) contributed with 15 points and 8 rebounds for the winners. Four Muraltese players scored in double figures. American center Chelsea Snyder (198-90, college: VCU) replied with a double-double by scoring 26 points and 26 rebounds and naturalized Bosnian guard Belma Subasic (168-95) added 15 points in the effort for Highflyers. Highflyers' coach Danijel Brankovic rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Muraltese (3-5) moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Pully. Highflyers lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the ninth position with seven games lost. Muraltese's next round opponent will be league's second-placed Riva Basket in Riva San Vitale and it may be quite challenging game. Highflyers will play on the road against Basel (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Muraltese: T.Starks 25+8reb+4ast, S.Juon 15+8reb+2ast, D.Voumard 14+3reb+1ast, J.Jakab 14+8reb+1ast, V.Manenti 4+10reb+1ast, N.Moutiq 2
Highflyers: C.Snyder 26+26reb+1ast, B.Subasic 15+2reb+1ast, V.Dorestant 6+4reb+3ast, G.Sakica 6+1reb+4ast, E.Miroci 5+3reb+2ast, T.Pavlovic 4+7reb+5ast
gschID: 188197


Helios - Basel 99-58

LNA top team - Helios (8-0) had no problems winning another game. This time they crushed seventh ranked Basel (2-6) in Vetroz 99-58. The game was mostly controlled by Helios. Basel was better in fourth quarter 20-19. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated down low during the game scoring 68 of its points in the paint compared to Basel's 34. Helios players were unselfish on offense dishing 23 assists comparing to just 7 passes made by Basel's players. The winners were led by international forward Caroline Turin (173-87) who scored that evening 29 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals (perfect from the field making all thirteen shots !!!) and international guard Karen Twehues (182-83, college: Cincinnati) supported her with 24 points and 4 steals. Four Helios players scored in double figures. Even 27 points and 6 rebounds by American forward Michelle Harrison (190-87, college: Utah) did not help to save the game for Basel. Her fellow American import center Megan Skouby (193-86, college: Iowa) added 8 points and 11 rebounds for the guests. Helios have an impressive eight-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains first position with 8-0 record. Basel lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eighth place with six games lost. Helios will play against Hope-GBA (#5) in Bernex in the next round. Basel will play at home against Highflyers in Luzern and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Helios: C.Turin 29+6reb+5ast, K.Twehues 24+1reb+2ast, A.Hajdune Csaszar 14+7reb+5ast, S.Kershaw 13+6reb+4ast, D.Diouf 11+3reb+3ast, M.Giroud 6+8reb+3ast
Basel: M.Harrison 27+6reb+2ast, C.Ferrari 13+2reb+3ast, M.Skouby 8+11reb+1ast, D.Monnier 3, E.Moldovanyi 3+1reb, M.Heckendorn 2+3reb+1ast
gschID: 188194


Riva Basket - Ovronnaz-Mart. 74-56

The most important game in the last round took place in Riva San Vitale between second ranked Ovronnaz-Mart. (6-2) and fourth ranked Riva Basket (6-2) on Saturday night. Ovronnaz-Mart. was defeated by Riva Basket on the road 74-56. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Ovronnaz-Mart.. The game without a history. Riva Basket led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Ovronnaz-Mart.'s 36. Riva Basket forced 35 Ovronnaz-Mart. turnovers. Worth to mention a great performance of American swingman Cameo Hicks (182-84, college: Washington) who helped to win the game recording 35 points (!!!), 5 rebounds, 5 assists and 6 steals and Canadian-Jamaican forward Rhona McKenzie (183-76, agency: LBM Management) who added 11 points and 16 rebounds during the contest. Riva Basket's coach Fabrizio Rezzonico used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Barbados forward Jamila Studer-Griffith (182-82) responded with 19 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists and international point guard Lia Volpe (163-86) scored 13 points and 4 assists. Riva Basket have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Ovronnaz-Mart. and Fribourg. Riva Basket is looking forward to face Muraltese (#6) in the next round. Ovronnaz-Mart. will play against Fribourg (#3) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Riva Basket: C.Hicks 35+5reb+5ast, R.McKenzie 11+16reb+1ast, L.Travaini 7+1reb, F.Annibale 6+1reb+5ast, C.Travaini 6+1reb, L.Mazzocchi 5+1reb
Ovronnaz-Mart.: J.Studer-Griffith 19+9reb+4ast, L.Volpe 13+2reb+4ast, C.Ambrosio 6+1reb, A.Perraudin 6+1reb, K.Clement 4+7reb, J.Guex 3+1reb+1ast
gschID: 188193


Fribourg - Pully 101-57

Third ranked Fribourg (6-2) crushed at home 6th ranked Pully (3-5) by 44 points 101-57, which is the biggest margin this round on Saturday night. The game without a history. Fribourg led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to Pully's 34. Fribourg forced 24 Pully turnovers. It was a great shooting night for Fribourg especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 62.5 percentage. Americans were the main players on the court. Worth to mention a quality performance of center Kaitlin Sowinski (196-86, college: Sacred Heart, agency: Two Points) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 31 points, 15 rebounds and 6 blocks and guard Kirby Copeland (182-85, college: Virginia Tech, agency: LBM Management) who added 16 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists and 5 steals during the contest. Four Fribourg players scored in double figures. Power forward Quiana Porter (187-91, college: St.Peter's) responded with a double-double by scoring 11 points and 20 rebounds and guard Shantrell Moss (175-85, college: Clark Atlanta) scored 20 points and 4 steals. Pully's coach Jean Fernandez gave up on the game allowing to play eleven players seeing no chance for a win. Fribourg moved-up to second place, which they share with Ovronnaz-Mart. and Riva Basket. Pully at the other side keeps the sixth position with five games lost. Fribourg will face Ovronnaz-Mart. (#4) in Martigny in the next round. Pully will play at home against Bellinzona.
Top scorers:
Fribourg: K.Sowinski 31+15reb+1ast, L.Thalmann 21+5reb+5ast, M.Milenkovic 19+5reb+1ast, K.Copeland 16+11reb+10ast, E.Butty 7+4reb+1ast, M.Sabo 5
Pully: S.Moss 20+4reb+2ast, Q.Porter 11+20reb, M.Tshitenge 10+3reb, A.Gavin 6+2ast, A.Budowski 5+6reb, D.Jashari 3
gschID: 188195


Bellinzona - Hope-GBA 55-69

Bottom-ranked Bellinzona (0-8) is still winless. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their eighth consecutive match to fifth ranked Hope-GBA (5-3) 69-55 on Saturday evening. Hope-GBA maintains fifth position with 5-3 record. Newly promoted Bellinzona still closes the standings with eight games lost. Hope-GBA will meet at home league's leader Helios in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Bellinzona will play against Pully (#7) and hopes to get finally their first victory.
gschID: 188196


  




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