NEWS

17.08.2008
France take home bronze

Defending champions France collected their third bronze medal of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women by running away from up-starts Sweden 73-44 in the Third Place Game.

Jenny Fouasseau and Eléonore Grossemy paced France with 16 points each as Arnaud Guppillotte's side added 2008 bronze to third-place finishes in 1997 and 1999; gold in 2001 and 2007; and 2005 silver.

14.08.2008
Sweden reach first ever semis

Sweden were not pretty but got the job done, reaching their first ever semi-finals of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women with a 62-52 victory over Lithuania.

Farhiya Abdi poured in 20 points and Amanda Zahui added 11 points, 14 rebounds and four blocks as Sweden took second place in the Qualifying Round Group F to set up a semi-final date with undefeated Spain.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Kornelija Valiuskyte 1.68 24.06.1992 Siauliai (LTU)  
 5Sandra Salciute 1.60 01.03.1992 Prienu (LTU)  
 6Ada Bieliunaite 1.70 23.06.1992 Rokiskis (LTU)  
 7Santa Okockyte SG 1.75 03.02.1992 Kaunas (LTU)  
 8Gabija Morkunaite SG 1.72 02.09.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
 9Neringa Skadaite 1.81 28.05.1992 Kaunas (LTU)  
10Vitalija Kaminskyte 1.82 31.12.1992 Plunges (LTU)  
11Laura Svaryte PF 1.89 28.10.1992 Siauliai (LTU)  
12Paulina Zaveckaite 1.86 20.08.1992 Telsiai (LTU)  
13Kriste Druskyte SF 1.80 28.07.1992 Vilnius (LTU)  
14Monika Grigalauskyte PF 1.91 17.02.1992 Plunges (LTU)  
15Viktorija Dimaite FC 1.92 09.12.1992 Skuodo (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Zivile Mikalauskaite
Assistant Coach: Rima Dauniene

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13.08.2008
Late run pushes Czechs past Lithuania

Karolína Elhotová poured in 21 points and Czech Republic used a 19-4 fourth quarter surge to beat Lithuania 75-60 at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.

Martina Cepelková added 16 points and Jana Hausknechtová chipped in 14 as the Czech Republic improved to 1-3 in the Qualifying Round Group E.

12.08.2008
Belgian defense overwhelms Lithuania

Belgium's defense overwhelmed Lithuania for a 75-46 victory in the Qualifying Round Group E as Belgium remained undefeated at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.

Julie Vanloo poured in 17 points and handed out five assists while Inge Meylemans added 13 points and Emma Meesseman had 10 points in leading Belgium to a 3-0 record.

France, Belgium win groups with clean slates10.08.2008
Sweden into next round, Lithuania win Baltic battle09.08.2008
Balanced Turkey hold off Lithuania, Russia ease past Belarus08.08.2008

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Grigalauskyte12.6
RTM. Grigalauskyte13.3
ASS. Okockyte1.9
STS. Okockyte2.1
BSM. Grigalauskyte1.0

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

08.08.2008vs TUR[L] 59-66
09.08.2008vs LAT[W] 62-51
10.08.2008vs FRA[L] 40-75
12.08.2008vs BEL[L] 46-75
13.08.2008vs CZE[L] 60-75
14.08.2008vs SWE[L] 52-62
16.08.2008vs RUS[L] 47-71
17.08.2008vs CZE[L] 47-52

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