NEWS

12.07.2009
Latvia, Belgium And Russia Finish With Wins

Latvia finished the U18 European Championship Women on a high note, beating Ukraine 72-61 to take seventh place.

The Latvians jumped out to a 20-12 lead after the first quarter.

11.07.2009
Lithuania And Serbia March To Game For 5th Place

Serbia edged Latvia 80-74 to book a meeting with Lithuania for Sunday's 5th-6th place game in the U18 European Championship Women.

Tina Jovanovic poured in a game-high 33 points for Serbia.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Linda Rubene PF 1.88 30.01.1991 Gulbene (LAT)  
 5Sabine Niedola SF 1.84 29.04.1991 Liepaja (LAT)  
 6Anete Kirsteine GF 1.76 02.02.1992 Riga (LAT)  
 7Linda Pagrode 1.76 19.02.1992 Riga (LAT)  
 8Kristine Brance 1.76 20.09.1991 Riga (LAT)  
 9Anete Cunda PG 1.76 11.06.1991 Riga (LAT)  
10Anna Sonka GF 1.81 30.01.1991 Riga (LAT)  
11Kristine Vitola 1.96 02.06.1991 Riga (LAT)  
12Linda Sarja PG 1.74 03.01.1991 Riga (LAT)  
13Zenta Melnika 1.97 06.09.1991 Jurmala (LAT)  
14Ance Celmina 1.90 28.01.1991 Saldus (LAT)  
15Ilze Gotfrida PF 1.84 14.04.1991 Dobele (LAT)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Daiga Jansone
Assistant Coach: Ziedonis Jansons

More Headlines

10.07.2009
France Struggle In 4th Quarter But Beat Latvia In Thriller

France blew a big lead but managed to edge Latvia 55-54 on Friday to stay unbeaten and reach the Semi-Finals of the U18 European Championship Women.

Leading 48-34 near the end of the third quarter, les Bleues nearly ground to a halt and that allowed Latvia to come back and cut the deficit to 55-54 with 57 seconds left.

08.07.2009
Latvia Make Big Step Towards Quarter-Finals

Latvia have one foot in the quarter-finals of the U18 European Championship for Women after beating Poland 70-63.

The Baltic nation had to win their game, and hope that tournament hosts Sweden also prevail against Belgium in the other Group E contest later on Wednesday.

Serbia Lock Up Latvia In 4th Quarter, Get Win07.07.2009
Sweden Back On Track After Win Over Latvia06.07.2009
Spain Beat Latvia, Belgium Hold Off Turkey04.07.2009
Busy Summer For Latvia's Sabine Niedola 03.07.2009
Spain And Latvia Stay Unbeaten In Group B03.07.2009
Latvia And Spain Roll In Group B02.07.2009

Team

Latvia
Latvia

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSS. Niedola20.8
RTS. Niedola10.8
ASS. Niedola3.3
STS. Niedola2.8
BSK. Vitola1.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

02.07.2009vs TUR[W] 88-50
03.07.2009vs BEL[W] 64-61
04.07.2009vs ESP[L] 62-81
06.07.2009vs SWE[L] 53-72
07.07.2009vs SRB[L] 61-64
08.07.2009vs POL[W] 70-63
10.07.2009vs FRA[L] 54-55
11.07.2009vs SRB[L] 74-80
12.07.2009vs UKR[W] 72-61

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