Bronze For Romania


Romania concluded their U16 European Championship Women Division B campaign with a bronze medal.

The Romanians defeated Italy 72-63 to claim third place in the tournament.

Forward Gabriela Munteanu paved the way to victory with 24 points on 9/17 field goals. She also came up with 6 steals.

Crenguta Teodorescu added 14 points and center Elisabeth Pavel made up for a poor shooting display (13 points on 3/13 shooting) with 15 rebounds and 3 blocked shots.

Romania led 46-48 after three quarters but turned in a strong fourth quarter display to take the win.

Erika Striulli and Federica Nannucci led Italy with 12 points apiece.



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