NEWS

25.02.2005
US Valenciennes Olympic 70 vs. Ros Casares 73

Ros Casares Valencia pulled out all the stops this evening and with a  last quarter push took a surprise second 1/8 Final victory and knocked title-holders US Valenciennes Olympic out of this year's EuroLeague Women championship.

In Valenciennes' first EuroLeague Play-Off home loss since 1997, Ros came back from a 13 point deficit early in the second half to put an end to the current champions' repeat title hopes.

21.02.2005
France: Berthieu Happy About Return To Spain

Most players who travel to Valencia to face Spanish juggernauts Ros Casares do so with trepidation because the basketball-mad city can be a very difficult place to play.

Lucienne Berthieu of French side US Valenciennes Olympic, who play at Ros Casares on Tuesday, is not just any player.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Laina Badiane 1.82 07.09.1985 Orsay (FRA)  
 Sabine Juras  1.57 13.05.1970 St. Quentin (FRA)  
 Gaetane Merlot 1.79 12.07.1987 Lille (FRA)  
 Ticha Penicheiro 1.78 18.09.1974 Figueira da Foz (POR)  
 4RaLucienne Berthieu  1.88 31.03.1978 Douala (CMR)  
 5Sandra Le Dréan SF 1.87 13.05.1977 Rennes (FRA)  
 6Allison Feaster-Strong 1.80 11.02.1976 SC (USA)  
 7Isabel Sanchez SG 1.77 28.11.1976 Seville (ESP)  
 8Sylvie Gruszczynski SG 1.72 26.05.1986 Seclin (FRA)  
 9Audrey Sauret-Gillespie SF 1.78 31.10.1976 Charleville (FRA)  
10Johanne Gomis SG 1.79 11.07.1985 Nogent Sur Marne (FRA)  
13Slobodanka Maksimovic 1.93 19.09.1977 Novi Sad (SRB)  
14Cora Duval 1.83 31.12.1985 Le Lamentin, Martinique (FRA)  
15Chantelle Anderson 1.98 22.01.1981 Lomalinda (USA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Laurent Buffard

More Headlines

09.02.2005
US Valenciennes Olympic 82 vs. Baltiyskaya Zwezda 50
The current Euroleague champions, US Valenciennes Olympic, played host in their final game of the regular season to last-placed Baltiyskaya Zwezda. The home squad used their fast breaks and high shooting percentage to take a 27-14 lead after the first quarter.
03.02.2005
MKB Euroleasing 65 vs. US Valenciennes Olympic 76

In a battle for 3rd place in Group A of the EuroLeague Women, 2004 champions Valenciennes scored a valuable road victory over Hungarian side MKB-Euroleasing Sopron on Thursday night. 

A 17-0 run by Valenciennes over the course of the end of the second and beginning of the third quarter undermined a good start by Sopron.

US Valenciennes Olympic 82 vs. TS Wisla Can-Pack 6519.01.2005
Gambrinus JME 75 vs. US Valenciennes Olympic 5612.01.2005
France: Tillis Relishes European Experience07.01.2005
Player of the Week: Isabel Sanchez10.12.2004
Kozachka - Zalk 53 vs. US Valenciennes Olympic 6710.11.2004
Lietuvos Telekomas 59 vs. US Valenciennes Olympic 5003.11.2004
Lietuvos Telekomas Await Valenciennes Showdown01.11.2004

Team

US SPORTIVE VALENCIENNES OLYMPIC
US SPORTIVE VALENCIENNES OLYMPIC

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSR. Berthieu12.8
RTR. Berthieu6.9
AST. Penicheiro4.2
STT. Penicheiro2.2
BSS. Maksimovic0.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.11.2004vs Lietuvos[L] 50-59 (A)
10.11.2004vs Kozachka-Zalk[W] 67-53 (A)
17.11.2004vs Gambrinus[L] 58-65 (H)
24.11.2004vs Wisla Can-Pack[W] 74-58 (A)
08.12.2004vs Sopron[W] 86-80 (H)
15.12.2004vs Baltiyskaya Zwezda[W] 81-48 (A)
22.12.2004vs Lietuvos[L] 83-87 (H)
05.01.2005vs Kozachka-Zalk[W] 72-54 (H)
12.01.2005vs Gambrinus[L] 56-75 (A)
19.01.2005vs Wisla Can-Pack[W] 82-65 (H)
03.02.2005vs Sopron[W] 76-65 (A)
09.02.2005vs Baltiyskaya Zwezda[W] 82-50 (H)
22.02.2005vs Ros Casares[L] 59-65 (A)
25.02.2005vs Ros Casares[L] 70-73 (H)

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