NEWS

19.07.2009
France Champions, Overpower Spain In Final

France toppled Spain 74-52 to win the title of the U20 European Championship Women 2009 in Gdynia, Poland. 

Spain opened the game at their run-and-gun tempo and were ahead 23-10 after one period, but then France got physical and the rest of the evening was all theirs.

19.07.2009
Torrens Voted MVP

Alba Torrens was voted the Most Valuable Player of the U20 European Championship Women 2009. 

Spain's multi-talented small forward averaged 16 points to go along with 6.1 rebounds and 4.3 assists for the tournament.

19.07.2009
Surkusa Buzzer Beater Earns Latvia Bronze

Latvia's Liga Surkusa hit two huge three-pointers with under forty seconds to play to earn a 78-75 win over Russia and give her team the bronze medal in the U20 European Championship Women 2009. 

The Latvian center's first clutch triple bounced around the rim before falling through to even the score at 73-all with :38 to play

SCOREBOARD

Preliminary Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain33/0241/1426
2. Turkey32/1189/1945
3. Germany31/2177/2194
4. Ukraine30/3177/2293
Turkey   Ukraine
7059
11-17   19-18   21-9   19-15  
Germany   Spain
4480
12-24   17-28   10-15   5-13  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Serbia33/0248/1796
2. Italy32/1218/1885
3. Bulgaria31/2171/2164
4. Montenegro30/3193/2473
Bulgaria   Italy
5679
12-23   17-22   16-19   11-15  
Montenegro   Serbia
8389
18-25   21-24   18-15   26-25  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Latvia33/0238/1916
2. Poland32/1218/2155
3. Lithuania31/2208/2154
4. Czech Republic30/3169/2123
Lithuania   Czech Republic
6957
21-12   12-16   19-14   17-15  
Latvia   Poland
8669
18-26   15-10   29-13   24-20  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France33/0227/1556
2. Russia32/1217/1765
3. Sweden31/2175/2214
4. Belarus30/3188/2553
Sweden   France
6070
15-18   13-21   14-16   18-15  
Belarus   Russia
6396
24-21   17-21   13-33   9-21  

Qualifying Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Spain55/0408/26510
2. Serbia54/1386/3099
3. Germany52/3325/3577
4. Turkey52/3309/3077
5. Italy52/3292/3237
6. Bulgaria50/5263/4225
Italy   Germany
5677
21-17   9-16   17-15   9-29  
Turkey   Bulgaria
7650
18-8   24-8   12-18   22-16  
Serbia   Spain
7488
21-10   14-29   16-29   23-20  
 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. France55/0356/27810
2. Russia54/1346/2979
3. Latvia53/2390/3538
4. Poland52/3339/3697
5. Lithuania51/4333/3866
6. Sweden50/5318/3995
Russia   Lithuania
8562
19-16   25-14   22-20   19-12  
Poland   Sweden
8479
20-26   31-13   19-20   14-20  
France   Latvia
7465
26-20   18-10   16-9   14-26  

Classification Round

 TeamPW/LF/APts
1. Ukraine32/1249/2145
2. Belarus32/1219/2125
3. Czech Republic31/2188/2204
4. Montenegro31/2194/2044
Czech Republic   Belarus
4674
11-19   18-18   6-18   11-19  
Ukraine   Montenegro
6368
15-12   15-17   15-21   18-18  

Quarter-Final Round

Serbia   Latvia
7189
18-28   14-24   18-18   21-19  
France   Turkey
7249
19-12   13-8   25-16   15-13  
Russia   Germany
7647
15-14   18-14   20-11   23-8  
Spain   Poland
8455
30-11   16-18   19-15   19-11  

Semi-Final Round for 9th to 12th Place

Italy   Sweden
7371
17-20   23-16   14-22   19-13  
Lithuania   Bulgaria
7385
20-8   16-29   20-30   17-18  

Semi-Final Round for 5th to 8th Place

Turkey   Serbia
7266
13-26   20-8   19-16   20-16  
Poland   Germany
8666
23-23   23-18   26-18   14-7  

Semi-Finals

France   Latvia
7358
26-8   12-14   19-22   16-14  
Spain   Russia
6755
24-15   17-11   15-16   11-13  

11th to 12th Place

Sweden   Lithuania
8076
18-20   13-20   27-25   22-11  

9th to 10th Place

Italy   Bulgaria
9282
26-25   19-14   30-13   17-30  

7th to 8th Place

Germany   Serbia
7982
16-18   25-25   24-18   14-21  

5th to 6th Place

Poland   Turkey
7771
15-17   15-16   24-8   23-30  

3rd to 4th Place

Russia   Latvia
7578
26-18   18-23   15-10   16-27  

Final

Spain   France
5274
23-10   5-22   17-16   7-26  

HEADLINES

Surkusa Buzzer Beater Earns Latvia Bronze19.07.2009
Serbia Grab 7th Place, Bulgaria 9th19.07.2009
Kaczmarczyk Comes Up Big, Poland Claim Fifth19.07.2009
Going For Gold: Spain Vs. France19.07.2009
Russia Vs. Latvia Part II, This Time Is For Bronze19.07.2009
Motivated Spain Win Russia Duel, Will Fight For Gold18.07.2009
Poland Pull Away From Germany18.07.2009
France Dominate Paint, Earn Ticket To Final18.07.2009
Turkey Outlast Serbia, Will Play For 5th Place18.07.2009
Spain Race Past Poland To Book Russia Semi-Final17.07.2009

U20 European Championship Women 2009


FINAL STANDINGS

 Team
1.flagFrance
2.flagSpain
3.flagLatvia
4.flagRussia
5.flagPoland
6.flagTurkey
7.flagSerbia
8.flagGermany
9.flagItaly
10.flagBulgaria
11.flagSweden
12.flagLithuania
13.flagUkraine
14.flagBelarus
15.flagCzech Republic
16.flagMontenegro

PHOTO GALLERY

STATISTICS

Points

Elina Babkina

LAT
Born : 24.04.1989
Height: 1.76

Avg: 21.8

NameAvg.
1.Babkina, E. 21.8
2.Petronyte, G. 20.6
3.Petrovic, S. 20.0
4.Aleksic, S. 19.7
5.Grishaeva, N. 18.2

Rebounds

Gintare Petronyte

LTU
Born : 19.03.1989
Height: 1.96

Avg: 11.0

NameAvg.
1.Petronyte, G. 11.0
2.Jovanovic, M. 10.7
3.Petrovic, S. 9.4
4.Turcinovic, B. 8.5
5.Grishaeva, N. 8.4

Assists

Ana Dabovic

SRB
Born : 18.08.1989
Height: 1.89

Avg: 5.7

NameAvg.
1.Dabovic, A. 5.7
2.Babkina, E. 5.1
3.Kashlei, K. 4.5
4.Torrens, A. 4.3
5.Bilotserkivska, A. 4.0