Cyprus Win, Face Iceland In Title Game

21.07.2012

U16 WOMEN DIVISION C

Cyprus booked their place in the Final of the U16 European Championship Women Division C with a 62-39 victory over Scotland.

In the title game they will face Iceland, who rolled to a 107-20 victory over Gibraltar. 

The Cypriots broke open a close game in the third quarter.

Leading by just three points at half-time, they outscored the Scots 22-2 in the third frame for a 50-27 stranglehold on the contest.

Constantinos Englezos' team eased to victory over the last 10 minutes of the contest.

Tijana Raca finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds for Cyprus, who also got 10 points and nine rebounds from Stefanie Foukaris.

Iceland outscored Gibraltar 21-1 in the opening frame and never looked back.

Elsa Karlsdóttir had a game-high 17 rebounds to go with her eight points for Iceland.

In Classification Round games earlier in the day, the Principality of Monaco fell 49-42 to Andorra and Malta won 67-38 over Wales.

Andorra's Claudia Brunet had 27 points but turned the ball over 10 times.

Malta jumped out to a 23-8 lead in their game and never looked back.

Monique Caruana finished with 12 points and four assists for the Maltese while for Wales, Tanisha Walker had 14 points and 14 rebounds.

 


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