Steinberga Earns MVP Award


Latvia's Aneta Steinberga was elected MVP of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women Division B after Sunday's final.

Steinberga, a 185 cm center, was a dominant inside presence for Latvia throughout the tournament.

She averaged 15.6 points, 10.9 rebounds and a team high 1.6 assists in leading Latvia to a silver medal and promotion to Divison A.

Steinberga was joined on the All-Tournament team by Slovenian point guard Nika Baric, Romanian center Elisabeth Pavel, Bosnia & Herzegovinan point guard Matea Tavic and Swedish shooting guard Cleopatra Forsman Goga.

All-Tournament Team

Nika Baric (SLO)
Aneta Steinberga (LAT) 
Elisabeth Pavel (ROM)
Cleopatra Forsman Goga (SWE)
Matea Tavic(BIH)


Sweden Claim Title13.08.2006
Bronze For Romania13.08.2006
Sweden Into Final12.08.2006
Latvia Earn Promotion12.08.2006
Latvia Through Despite Loss11.08.2006
Sweden Through To Last Four11.08.2006
Italy Prevail Over Slovenia10.08.2006

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