NEWS

05.07.2007
Petronyte Dominates Czech Republic

Gintare Petronyte's jaw-dropping night of 37 points and 24 rebounds led strugglers Lithuania past the Czech Republic, 77-68 Thursday night at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Women in Novi Sad.

Petronyte was a one-woman wrecking crew.

04.07.2007
Slovakia Hot Streak Continues

Slovakia pulled away early in the third quarter to destroy Lithuania 79-53 n the qualifying round at the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women.

Nikola Kovalova had a game-high 18 points while duo Janka Mincikova and Regina Palusna added 17 points apiece for the victors.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Sandra Valukonyte SG 1.79 16.08.1990 Marijampole (LTU)  
 5Marina Solopova SF 1.80 13.02.1990 Klaipeda (LTU)  
 6Egidija Busaite 1.70 13.02.1989 Birzai (LTU)  
 7Lina Pikciute 1.92 17.11.1990 Klaipeda (LTU)  
 8Saule Kontautaite 1.70 14.02.1989 Plunge (LTU)  
 9Agneta Morkunaite 1.80 13.08.1989 Vilnius (LTU)  
10Aurime Rinkeviciute 1.79 26.01.1990 Kaunas (LTU)  
11Ieva Simkute 1.91 25.09.1989 Klaipeda (LTU)  
12Reda Kontvainyte SF 1.82 02.09.1990 Klaipeda (LTU)  
13Gintare Petronyte 1.96 19.03.1989 Panevezys (LTU)  
14Gabriele Narviciute PF 1.87 18.06.1990 Alytus (LTU)  
15Giedre Paugaite PF 1.92 15.07.1990 Mazeikiai (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Ramune Kumpiene

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03.07.2007
Spain Top Lithuania

Spain beat Lithuania 69-60 in Group E on Tuesday as  qualifying round action got underway at the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women.

The defending champions had to do without injured starlet Tamara Abalde but found in center Laura Herrera their guiding light.

01.07.2007
Russia Top Group B, Lithuania Advance

A defiant Russia progressed to the qualifying round of the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women as Group B winners after prevailing 68-64 over France in a battle of unbeatens.

Russia center Natalia Vieru scored two of her game-high 21 points with a strong move in the lane just 47 seconds from the end to give her team the lead for good at 66-64.

Group B: France Roll, Russians Win Again30.06.2007
Group B: Russia Edges Lithuania, France Roll29.06.2007

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSG. Petronyte14.8
RTG. Petronyte14.0
ASA. Rinkeviciute4.0
STS. Kontautaite1.8
BSG. Petronyte2.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.06.2007vs RUS[L] 62-65
30.06.2007vs FRA[L] 56-95
01.07.2007vs BUL[W] 75-64
03.07.2007vs ESP[L] 60-69
04.07.2007vs SVK[L] 53-79
05.07.2007vs CZE[W] 77-68
07.07.2007vs TUR[W] 76-65
08.07.2007vs SVK[L] 50-72

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