NEWS

19.07.2009
Surkusa Buzzer Beater Earns Latvia Bronze

Latvia's Liga Surkusa hit two huge three-pointers with under forty seconds to play to earn a 78-75 win over Russia and give her team the bronze medal in the U20 European Championship Women 2009. 

The Latvian center's first clutch triple bounced around the rim before falling through to even the score at 73-all with :38 to play

19.07.2009
Russia Vs. Latvia Part II, This Time Is For Bronze

Russia and Latvia will duke it out for the right to step up on the podium to receive the bronze medal at the U20 European Championship Women 2009 in Gdynia, Poland.

These two teams have already met once, Russia coming up with the 71-65 victory in the Qualifying Round.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Yulia Savelyeva SG 1.84 19.04.1989 Leningrad (RUS)  
5Daria Ezhova PG 1.76 03.08.1989 Gorkiy (RUS)  
6Ekaterina Chistyakova 1.84 15.11.1989 Moscow (RUS)  
7Margarita Izotova PG 1.73 03.01.1989 Orel (RUS)  
8Dina Ulyanova SF 1.85 01.09.1989 Baku (AZE)  
9Raisa Andrianova SG 1.80 11.01.1989 Voronezh (RUS)  
10Elena Pavlova 1.85 21.08.1989 Samarskaia Region (RUS)  
11Evgenia Selyanina SF 1.81 12.03.1989 Leningrad (RUS)  
12Regina Galayda SF 1.85 22.08.1989 Bryansk Reg. (RUS)  
13Marina Shalygina PG 1.76 26.04.1989 Vladimir Reg. (RUS)  
14Nadezhda Grishaeva 1.95 02.07.1989 Leningrad (RUS)  
15Natalia Vieru 1.96 25.07.1989 Chisinau (MDA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Aleksandr Kovalev
Assistant Coach: Dmitry Donskov ,
Andrey Dolopchi

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18.07.2009
Motivated Spain Win Russia Duel, Will Fight For Gold

Spain won an intense battle with Russia by the score of 67-55 to advance to the Final of the U20 European Championship Women 2009 in Gdynia, Poland.

It was a game defined by two different styles.  Each team stayed true to what it does best, and when they each could impose their dynamic on the court, the result was reflected on the movement of the scoreboard.

17.07.2009
Russia Punish Germany In The Paint

Russia destroyed Germany in the paint 76-47 to advance to the Semi-Finals of the U20 European Championship Women 2009.

The final score could have been:  Germany-47, Natalia Vieru & Nadezda Grishaeva-48.

Russia End Lithuania Hopes15.07.2009
Russia More Confident As They Hold Off Latvia 14.07.2009
Russia Stop Belarus, Unbeaten France Top Group11.07.2009
France Outsmart Russia, Sweden Squeeze By Belarus10.07.2009
Group D: France, Russia Overwhelm Opponents09.07.2009

Team

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TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSN. Grishaeva18.2
RTN. Grishaeva8.4
ASN. Grishaeva2.1
STY. Savelyeva2.4
BSN. Vieru1.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

09.07.2009vs SWE[W] 81-43
10.07.2009vs FRA[L] 40-70
11.07.2009vs BLR[W] 96-63
13.07.2009vs POL[W] 69-57
14.07.2009vs LAT[W] 71-65
15.07.2009vs LTU[W] 85-62
17.07.2009vs GER[W] 76-47
18.07.2009vs ESP[L] 55-67
19.07.2009vs LAT[L] 75-78

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