Poland, Sweden Jump To Division A

20.07.2008

Hosts Poland and Sweden secured spots in Division A next summer by winning their semi-finals of the U20 European Championship for Women Division B.

Marta Jujka scored 20 points and Agnieszka Skobel added 12 points as Poland allowed just seven points in the first quarter en route to a 60-41 victory over Slovak Republic.

Poland led by 14 at half-time and pushed the lead to 49-26 after three quarters.

Also gaining promotion to Division A are Sweden, who ran over Hungary 94-52 with four starters scoring in double figures.

The tough Swedish defence held Hungary to just six points in the first quarter and never looked back.

Louice Halvarsson led the way with 24 points, the Eldebrink sisters Frida (20) and Elin (11) combined for 31 points and Frida Aili added 13.


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