Iceland Clinch Title Over Cyprus



Iceland signed off in style at the U16 European Championship for Women Division C by defeating Cyprus in Sunday's title game, 57-44.

The winners seized the initiative in the second quarter, stretching a 6-15 lead to 35-23.

By the end of the contest, Iceland's Sara Hinriksdottir had 24 points and Sandra Thrastardottir 20 rebounds to go with her eight points.

Styliani Theodosiou poured in 18 points in defeat.

Hinriksdottir was named the MVP of the U16 event while joining her on the All-Tournament team were fellow Iceland players Thrastardottir and Gudlaug Juliusdottir, Eleni Mavroudi of Cyprus and Katie Fergus of Scotland.

Scotland rolled to a 62-29 victory over Gibraltar to clinch third place, with Fergus scoring 11 points and corralling 14 rebounds.

Laura Navarro had 17 points, five assists and six rebounds as Andorra beat Malta, 45-34, to clinch fifth place and in the battle for seventh, the Principality of Monaco won 38-27 over Wales.


Cyprus Win, Face Iceland In Title Game21.07.2012
Scots Win Battle Of Unbeaten Teams19.07.2012
Hosts Stay on The Winning Track18.07.2012
Gibraltar Scrape Win On Opening Night17.07.2012

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