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12.07.2013, 15:30h
12.07.2013, 15:30h
57-63
15 - 1911 - 916 - 1715 - 18
15 - 1911 - 916 - 1715 - 18
Venue: Samsun |
Spectators: 100 |
Referees: Fabiana Martinescu (ROU), Özlem Yalman (TUR), Maja Vukanovic (SRB)

GAME REPORT


Ukraine Shoot Their Way To Survival

14. Oleksandra Chek (Ukraine)
Oleksandra Chek and Ukraine shot the lights out from downtown to set up their victory

Ukraine nailed 10 three-pointers to pull out a 63-57 win against Germany in their classification games for 9th to 16th place encounter at the U20 European Championship Women on Friday.

The victory confirms Ukraine's sport in Division A for next season, while the Germans await a battle for survival.

The teams traded the lead throughout the second and third quarter, before Ukraine used triples from Olga Krayevska and Darya Zavidna to build a 51-42 lead.

A three-pointer from Vita Gorobets then helped them to extend their advantage to 60-49 as Ukraine preserved their lead until the final buzzer.

The victors overcame a 38-14 deficit for points in the paint, by finishing the game with 10 triples in 32 attempts. In comparison, Germany shot 2-for-11 from behind the three-point arc.

Nataliya Skorbatyuk led in victory with 13 points, Lyudmyla Naumenko had 11 points and eight rebounds, while Miriam Uro-Nile collected 10 points, eight rebounds, and four blocks.

Laura Hebecker collected 20 points and 12 rebounds in defeat.

Top performers

Accumulated statistics

36.4%

24/66
FG
M/A

31.7%

20/63

40.0%

22/55
FG2P
M/A

32.3%

10/31

18.2%

2/11
FG3P
M/A

31.3%

10/32

63.6%

7/11
FT
M/A

72.2%

13/18

46

15/31
RT
RO/RD

42

14/28

8

AS

6

18

TO

14

4

ST

2

3

BS

4

13

PF

10

57

Pts

63

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