NEWS

16.08.2009
Spain Fight Past Lithuania, Take Gold

Spain are once again the U16 gold medal winners after shocking hosts Lithuania 70-64 in the finals of the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men.

This is the second gold medal for Spain in the U16 games after taking the gold medal three years ago in 2006.

16.08.2009
Jogela Named MVP

The Omnitel U16 European Championship Men displayed more than a handful of future stars that in a few years will be known to any European Basketball fan.

The five who stood out the most and were named to the All-Tournament team are Guard Nenad Miljenovic (Serbia), Guard Jaime Fernandez (Spain), Forward Tauras Jogela (Lithuania), Forward Gleb Goldyrev (Russia) and Center Przemyslaw Karnowski (Poland).

16.08.2009
Serbia Top Poland For Bronze

Serbia won their second bronze medal in the U16 age category after beating Poland 75-69 in the Bronze medal game of the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men.

The first bronze medal was won in 2006, while in 2007 they won gold.

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Turkey33/0236/1946
2. Italy31/2223/2134
3. Montenegro31/2210/2294
4. Israel31/2216/2494
Italy   Montenegro
7480
16-20   15-17   21-23   22-20  
Israel   Turkey
7193
10-21   23-28   22-24   16-20  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Russia33/0249/1936
2. Poland32/1214/2265
3. Lithuania31/2212/2184
4. Greece30/3192/2303
Russia   Poland
9371
28-18   22-17   21-18   22-18  
Greece   Lithuania
7178
11-22   15-9   23-23   22-24  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain33/0233/1646
2. Croatia32/1211/1745
3. Germany31/2155/2204
4. Czech Republic30/3192/2333
Czech Republic   Spain
6088
16-17   12-26   17-28   15-17  
Croatia   Germany
7740
21-7   19-9   14-15   23-9  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France33/0258/1906
2. Latvia32/1241/2255
3. Serbia31/2231/2334
4. Ukraine30/3161/2433
France   Ukraine
8140
27-8   19-11   18-13   17-8  
Latvia   Serbia
8575
27-28   22-11   10-12   26-24  

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Russia54/1423/3399
2. Poland53/2339/3468
3. Turkey53/2329/3268
4. Lithuania52/3344/3307
5. Montenegro52/3340/3877
6. Italy51/4321/3686
Poland   Montenegro
7275
14-23   21-8   18-27   19-17  
Italy   Lithuania
7169
16-23   9-16   19-13   27-17  
Russia   Turkey
6778
19-16   23-21   12-22   13-19  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France55/0371/31510
2. Spain53/2359/3478
3. Croatia52/3350/3077
4. Serbia52/3408/3957
5. Latvia52/3365/3767
6. Germany51/4256/3696
Latvia   Germany
6369
8-12   17-13   19-16   19-28  
Croatia   Serbia
6675
18-21   20-19   19-15   9-20  
France   Spain
6864
15-12   23-20   9-15   21-17  

Classification Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Israel33/0249/2076
2. Greece32/1240/1985
3. Ukraine31/2215/2184
4. Czech Republic30/3157/2383
Israel   Greece
8576
17-17   20-16   16-9   32-34  
Czech Republic   Ukraine
5474
14-17   15-19   13-21   12-17  

Classification Round for 9th to 12th Place

Montenegro   Germany
5448
15-9   14-12   17-13   8-14  
Latvia   Italy
7372
16-21   14-12   22-22   21-17  

Quarter Final Round

Russia   Serbia
9095
18-21   24-18   15-16   24-26   9-14  
Poland   Croatia
5146
18-13   11-6   7-14   15-13  
France   Lithuania
6068
13-15   21-13   8-21   18-19  
Spain   Turkey
5741
14-13   8-10   21-11   14-7  

Classification Round for 5th to 8th Place

France   Croatia
4979
9-17   11-24   14-19   15-19  
Russia   Turkey
7761
18-15   17-19   16-20   26-7  

Semi-Finals

Lithuania   Poland
7063
15-18   22-17   18-16   15-12  
Serbia   Spain
7588
16-15   21-24   22-20   16-29  

Classification Game for 11th to 12th Place

Germany   Italy
5553
20-12   12-16   10-6   13-19  

Classification Game for 9th to 10th Place

Montenegro   Latvia
6976
22-16   10-21   12-17   25-22  

Classification Game for 7th to 8th Place

Turkey   France
6679
12-25   18-21   22-20   14-13  

Classification Game for 5th to 6th Place

Russia   Croatia
8379
18-12   27-20   19-20   19-27  

Classification Game 3rd to 4th Place

Serbia   Poland
7569
22-7   18-18   14-19   21-25  

Final

Spain   Lithuania
7064
21-12   13-14   17-22   19-16  

HEADLINES

Serbia Top Poland For Bronze16.08.2009
Russia Secure Fifth Spot16.08.2009
Spain Stick Together16.08.2009
Spain Rock Serbia, Roll Into Final15.08.2009
Lithuania Slip Past Poland, Into Final15.08.2009
Jean-Charles Upbeat As Tournament Wraps Up15.08.2009
Spain Get Last Ticket To Semis14.08.2009
Hosts Prove To Be Semi Tough14.08.2009
Poland Roll Into Semi-Finals14.08.2009
Serbia Survive Russia, Into Semis14.08.2009

U16 European Championship Men 2009


FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagSpain
2.flagLithuania
3.flagSerbia
4.flagPoland
5.flagRussia
6.flagCroatia
7.flagFrance
8.flagTurkey
9.flagLatvia
10.flagMontenegro
11.flagGermany
12.flagItaly
13.flagIsrael
14.flagGreece
15.flagUkraine
16.flagCzech Republic

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Francesco Veccia

ITA
Born : 04.04.1993
Height: 1.90

Avg: 18.9

NameAvg.
1.Veccia, F. 18.9
2.Deligeorgis, A. 18.0
3.Miljenovic, N. 17.7
4.Artamonov, K. 17.0
5.Goldyrev, G. 16.9

Rebounds

Tauras Jogela

LTU
Born : 02.05.1993
Height: 2.02

Avg: 8.9

NameAvg.
1.Jogela, T. 8.9
2.Loginov, A. 8.8
3.Saric, D. 8.3
4.Candan, B. 7.9
5.Elias-Pour, R. 7.8

Assists

Paulius Semaska

LTU
Born : 14.01.1993
Height: 1.84

Avg: 4.9

NameAvg.
1.Semaska, P. 4.9
2.Miljenovic, N. 4.7
3.John, B. 4.6
4.Vecvagars, K. 3.9
5.Eroglu, E. 3.8