NEWS

07.08.2005
Spain Snatch Bronze Over Lithuania

Spain ended a miserable final 2 days for Lithuania at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men in Leon, confining them to a 63-70 defeat in the bronze medal game.

Lithuania had set themselves up as gold medal favourites after cruising through their opening 6 games of the competition (including victory against Spain) by an average margin of 21 ppg.

06.08.2005
No Panic As France Hit Back To Stun Lithuania

France came back from a double-digit deficit in the fourth quarter to stun Lithuania 76-73 and reach the final of the Termosteps U16 European Championship.

Adas Juskevicius buried a three-pointer with 20 seconds remaining in the third quarter to give the Baltic giants a 59-47 advantage but France rose to the challenge.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Sarunas Vasiliauskas PG 1.88 27.03.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 5Sarunas Sliesoraitis 1.93 24.05.1989 Vilnius (LTU)  
 6Mantas Pukinskas GF 1.97 03.05.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 7Vytenis Lipkevicius 2.00 19.05.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 8Adas Juskevicius SG 1.94 03.01.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
 9Tadas Abisala 2.02 01.04.1989 Kaunas (LTU)  
10Zygimantas Janavicius 1.93 20.02.1989 Alytus (LTU)  
11Simas Buterlevicius 1.92 18.04.1989 Vilnius (LTU)  
12Sarunas Kulevicius 1.96 29.04.1989 Siauliai (LTU)  
13Viktoras Chodosovskis 1.94 14.11.1989 Klaipeda (LTU)  
14Vaidas Cepukaitis 2.05 16.05.1989 Alytus (LTU)  
15Karolis Jakas 2.03 01.02.1990 Vilnius (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Zydrunas Zvinklis
Assistant Coach: Sigitas Krukis ,
Vitalijus Vlasenko

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04.08.2005
Lithuania The Team To Beat

Lithuania will go into the semi-finals as the gold medal favourites at the Termosteps U16 European Championship in Leon, Spain.

The Lithuanians confirmed their status as the competition's top side with an 87-76 defeat of home side Spain in a game which determined first place in Group E of the quarter-final round.

03.08.2005
Lithuania Still Unbeaten

Lithuania retained their 100% record at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Men in Leon, Spain after 2 games of the quarter-final round.

Lithuania had little trouble seeing off Russia, 65-81 in what proved to be a one-sided contest.

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSZ. Janavicius12.6
RTV. Cepukaitis10.0
ASZ. Janavicius2.1
STV. Lipkevicius2.3
BSV. Cepukaitis1.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.07.2005vs ISR[W] 95-84
30.07.2005vs ITA[W] 73-45
31.07.2005vs POL[W] 78-49
02.08.2005vs UKR[W] 75-43
03.08.2005vs RUS[W] 81-65
04.08.2005vs ESP[W] 87-76
06.08.2005vs FRA[L] 73-76
07.08.2005vs ESP[L] 63-70

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