NEWS

09.08.2009
Greece Bring Home Seventh Place

Quarter final losers Greece and Czech Republic fought it out for seventh spot and it was Greece who emerged the victorious with a hard fought 59-54 win.

Greece had been in control of the game during the first half and found themselves 28-23 in front at the break.

05.08.2009
Greece Roll Over Lithuania, Make Quarter-Finals

Greek coach Dimitris Bakogeorgos was looking forward to a rest day for his overworked starting players after they made the final eight courtesy of a 65-37 demolition of Lithuania to set up a quarter-final tie with Belgium.

Once again the play-caller relied heavily on key assets such as center Artemis Spanou who came up with another stellar display to finish with a monstrous double-double of 21 points and 12 rebounds.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Egle Slederyte PG 1.65 15.02.1993 Sakiai (LTU)  
5Gerda Kruckauskaite PG 1.72 21.04.1994 Alytus (LTU)  
6Gabriele Liubachonskyte SF 1.75 19.03.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
7Milda Sukyte SG 1.76 23.04.1993 Panevezys (LTU)  
8Akvile Baronenaite PF 1.85 19.08.1993 Kaunas (LTU)  
9Ina Jackevic PG 1.68 10.01.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
10Monika Aleksaite SG 1.79 30.07.1993 Marijampoles (LTU)  
11Ieva Kazlauskaite PF 1.80 23.03.1994 Siauliai (LTU)  
12Jolita Baliukonyte PF 1.84 11.01.1994 Alytus (LTU)  
13Vita Zilinskaite 1.90 04.08.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
14Egle Zelnyte PF 1.87 17.08.1994 Telsiai (LTU)  
15Erika Zurauskaite SG 1.76 16.08.1993 Rokiskis (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Zivile Mikalauskaite
Assistant Coach: Tadas Stankevicius

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04.08.2009
Czechs Overcome Lithuania With Last Second Basket

A buzzer beating basket by the outstanding Teresa Vyoralova broke the hearts of Lithuania and simultaneously handed Czech Republic a thrilling 62-61 victory - their first of the Qualifying Round.

With both teams having enjoyed a series of dominant runs during the game, both sides eventually came together in the dying moments in what proved to be a thrilling climax.

03.08.2009
Russia Storm To Win Over Lithuania

Russia show no sign of letting up and continue to look a realistic medal prospect as they returned from the rest day to record a fourth win in five days with a brutal 90-52 demolition of Lithuania.

Coach Anna Arkhipova Von Kalmanovich pin-pointed the team ethic of Russia as one of the features that could yet see them make the final podium.

Poland Get Second Win Against Lithuania01.08.2009
Lithuania Grind Out Late Win Against Germany31.07.2009
Les Bleues Show Up Sharp, Beat Lithuania30.07.2009

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSV. Zilinskaite11.9
RTV. Zilinskaite8.5
ASI. Jackevic2.6
STI. Jackevic1.8
BSV. Zilinskaite2.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

30.07.2009vs FRA[L] 52-72
31.07.2009vs GER[W] 68-65
01.08.2009vs POL[L] 55-63
03.08.2009vs RUS[L] 52-90
04.08.2009vs CZE[L] 61-62
05.08.2009vs GRE[L] 37-65
07.08.2009vs FIN[L] 51-59
09.08.2009vs SRB[L] 47-50

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Staff

President: Arvydas Sabonis
Secretary General: Mindaugas Spokas
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