held on for a 76-74 win over England
in Sunday's Final of the U18 European Championship for Women Division B while Portugal
gained promotion with a 68-57 victory over Hungary
in the battle for third place.
Austria and Latvia won their respective Classification Round for 9th to 18th place groups and will face each other on Sunday in the ninth place game at the U18 European Championship for Women Division B.
Bulgaria and Germany had gone into the Second Round of the U18 European for Women Division B on a roll, having claimed wins in their first four games.
The First Round at the U18 European Championship Women Division B came to a close on Monday with eight teams advancing to the next phase and keeping intact their hopes of earning promotion to Division A.
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