NEWS

08.07.2007
Serbia Golden, Topple Spain In Final

Excellent performances by Jelena Milovanovic and Sonja Petrovic led Serbia to a stunning 72-48 mauling of Spain in the gold medal game at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Women in Novi Sad.

Milovanovic had a game-high 26 points as unbeaten Serbia avenged last year's defeat to the Spanish in the final.

07.07.2007
True Grit: Spain Into Finals

Spain staged a dramatic fightback in the final five minutes to stun Poland 71-66 and reach the final of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Women for the fourth consecutive year.

The defending champions were on the ropes and trailing 62-54 but showed true resolve to beat the Poles.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Laura Fernandez PG 1.70 25.03.1989 Santa Cruz de Tenerife (ESP)  
 5Beatriz Rey 1.80 15.07.1989 Santiago De Compostela (ESP)  
 6Tamara Abalde PF 1.91 06.02.1989 Ferrol (ESP)  
 7Alba Torrens 1.92 30.08.1989 Binissalem (ESP)  
 8Monica Jorge 1.83 28.03.1989 Pontevedra (ESP)  
 9Marta Xargay 1.80 20.12.1990 Girona (ESP)  
10Laura Herrera FC 1.90 11.07.1989 Santa Cruz De Tenerife (ESP)  
11Georgina Bahi 1.90 01.06.1989 Girona (ESP)  
12Marta Perez  PG 1.72 22.02.1989 Malaga (ESP)  
13Laura Nicholls  PF 1.89 26.02.1989 Santander (ESP)  
14Alba Garcia 1.71 07.11.1990 Madrid (ESP)  
15Beatriz Sánchez 1.93 20.12.1989 Cadiz (ESP)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Carlos Colinas Moran

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07.07.2007
Colinas: "Our Competitive Spirit Is Key"

For a coach experiencing his first European U18 Championship for Women, Spain boss Carlos Colinas looks extremely at ease.

But with the Spanish having won the last three European tournaments in a row, one would think he might feel some pressure to keep the streak alive.

05.07.2007
Spain Cruise Into Semi-finals

Spain thrashed Russia 76-39 to clinch top spot in Group E as both teams made it through to the semi-finals of the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women.

The defending champions went into the game knowing that a defeat would knock them out of medal contention.

Abalde Takes Nothing For Granted05.07.2007
France Back On Track04.07.2007
Spain Top Lithuania03.07.2007
Spain Group A Champs, Slovak Republic Advance01.07.2007
Group A: Spain Avoids Upset, Czechs Win29.06.2007

Team

Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Torrens15.3
RTL. Nicholls 8.5
ASA. Torrens2.6
STM. Xargay2.0
BSL. Nicholls 0.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.06.2007vs SVK[W] 63-60
30.06.2007vs HUN[W] 75-44
01.07.2007vs CZE[W] 72-62
03.07.2007vs LTU[W] 69-60
04.07.2007vs FRA[L] 63-66
05.07.2007vs RUS[W] 76-39
07.07.2007vs POL[W] 71-66
08.07.2007vs SRB[L] 48-72

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