NEWS

19.07.2008
Hosts To Take On Czechs For Ninth Place
Hosts Italy knocked off Montenegro 73-51 to advance to the Ninth Placed Game of the U20 European Championship for Women where they take on the Czech Republic - 78-69 winners over Belarus.

Chiara Consolini and Martina Crippa both scored 15 points for Italy, who led 22-10 after one period and never looked back in front of the home fans.
17.07.2008
Late Latvia Run Too Much For Italy
Diana Ozolina, Sabine Niedola and Baiba Eglite combined for 60 points as Latvia knocked off hosts Italy 77-68 at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Niedola led the way with 20 points and 17 rebounds for Latvia, who finished third in the Qualifying Round Group E with a 2-3 record. Ozolina had 22 points and Eglite tallied 18 for the Baltic nation.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Chiara Consolini SG 1.85 20.05.1988 Peschiera Del Garda (ITA)  
 5Giulia Gatti PG 1.70 16.03.1989 Bergamo (ITA)  
 6Sabrina Cinili PF 1.91 22.04.1989 Roma (ITA)  
 7Elisa Templari 1.75 19.09.1989 Montevarchi (ITA)  
 8Chiara Rossi PG 1.70 20.04.1988 Rovigo (ITA)  
 9Valeria Battisodo PG 1.74 03.10.1988 Pesaro (ITA)  
10Patrizia De Gianni GF 1.86 22.05.1988 Udine (ITA)  
11Martina Crippa PG 1.78 31.03.1989 Sesto San Giovanni (ITA)  
12Martina Sandri 1.86 08.07.1988 Schio (ITA)  
13Clelia Corsi 1.90 03.03.1989 Firenze (ITA)  
14Emilia Bove GF 1.85 17.03.1988 Caserta (ITA)  
15Arianna Zampieri 1.80 23.03.1988 Mirano (ITA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Antonino Molino
Assistant Coach: Massimo Riga

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16.07.2008
Italy See Off Czechs, Stay Alive
Italy kept alive their slim hopes of reaching the semi-finals of the U20 European Championship for Women by knocking off Czech Republic 80-68.

Chiara Consolini's 19 points led four Italians in double figures as Nino Molino's team improved to 2-2 in the Qualifying Round Group E in Chieti. The hosts must beat Latvia on Thursday and hope for a combination of results to advance.
16.07.2008
Italian Woes As Hosts Fall In Chieti
Italy coach Nino Molino expressed his disappointment over his team's poor performance against Turkey which has all but ended the young Azzurre's hopes of capturing a medal at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Turkey won 64-49 and Molino said: "We just didn't play a good game.
Turkey Trio Overwhelms Italy15.07.2008
Fernandez, Molino All Smiles14.07.2008
Russia Edge Ukraine In Thriller, Italy Advance13.07.2008
Ukraine, Serbia Cruise To Second Wins12.07.2008
Italy Surprise France, Russia Thrash Lithuania11.07.2008
Italy U20 Women Turn Focus From Fitness To Tactics26.06.2008

Team

Italy
Italy
Italy

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSC. Consolini14.5
RTM. Sandri5.3
ASC. Rossi1.3
STV. Battisodo1.9
BSC. Consolini1.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

11.07.2008vs FRA[W] 57-51
12.07.2008vs SRB[L] 53-71
13.07.2008vs GER[W] 67-55
15.07.2008vs TUR[L] 49-65
16.07.2008vs CZE[W] 80-68
17.07.2008vs LAT[L] 68-77
19.07.2008vs MNE[W] 73-51
20.07.2008vs CZE[W] 69-67

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