NEWS

16.08.2009
Spain Fight Past Lithuania, Take Gold

Spain are once again the U16 gold medal winners after shocking hosts Lithuania 70-64 in the finals of the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men.

This is the second gold medal for Spain in the U16 games after taking the gold medal three years ago in 2006.

16.08.2009
Jogela Named MVP

The Omnitel U16 European Championship Men displayed more than a handful of future stars that in a few years will be known to any European Basketball fan.

The five who stood out the most and were named to the All-Tournament team are Guard Nenad Miljenovic (Serbia), Guard Jaime Fernandez (Spain), Forward Tauras Jogela (Lithuania), Forward Gleb Goldyrev (Russia) and Center Przemyslaw Karnowski (Poland).

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Paulius Semaska PG 1.84 14.01.1993 Kauno (LTU)  
 5Simonas Lekys 1.82 07.04.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
 6Martynas Paliukenas SF 1.95 14.09.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
 7Paulius Lescinskas SG 1.88 18.01.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
 8Mantas Mockevicius SF 1.89 16.01.1993 Plunges (LTU)  
 9Tauras Jogela PF 2.02 02.05.1993 Taurage (LTU)  
10Tomas Lekunas PF 2.00 06.04.1993 Birzai (LTU)  
11Vaidas Kariniauskas PF 1.97 16.11.1993 Alytus (LTU)  
12Rokas Narkevicius SF 1.96 13.11.1993 Kaunas (LTU)  
13Osvaldas Olisevicius PF 2.00 10.01.1993 Vilnius (LTU)  
14Simonas Kymantas PF 2.06 10.06.1993 Kaunas (LTU)  
15Ignas Ramasauskas 2.11 24.02.1993 Joniskis (LTU)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Darius Dikcius
Assistant Coach: Egidijus Zenevicius ,
Paulius Juodis

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15.08.2009
Lithuania Slip Past Poland, Into Final

Lithuania is the first finalist at the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men after a 70-63 triumph over Poland in a very close and exciting Semi-Final.

To get the top spot on the podium Lithuania will need to beat the winner in the upcoming game between Spain and Serbia.

14.08.2009
Hosts Prove To Be Semi Tough

After a tough road to the Final Round Lithuania, the hosting team of the Omnitel U16 European Championship Men, qualified to the top four of the championship after a 68-60 win over France.

Lithuania is the second 4th seed team to eliminate a Qualifying Round group champion, after Serbia kicked out Russia earlier today.

Italy Shock Lithuania12.08.2009
Hosts Book Quarter-Final Spot11.08.2009
The Boys Are Back In Kaun(as)10.08.2009
Group B: Hosts Advance, Russia Still Perfect08.08.2009
Group B: Russia March On, Hosts Pushed To The Brink 07.08.2009
Radvila At Home In Kaunas06.08.2009
Group B: Hosts Tumble, Poland Surprise Greece06.08.2009

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTST. Jogela15.6
RTT. Jogela8.9
ASP. Semaska4.9
STT. Jogela1.8
BSI. Ramasauskas2.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.08.2009vs RUS[L] 70-80
07.08.2009vs POL[L] 64-67
08.08.2009vs GRE[W] 78-71
10.08.2009vs TUR[W] 66-47
11.08.2009vs MNE[W] 75-65
12.08.2009vs ITA[L] 69-71
14.08.2009vs FRA[W] 68-60
15.08.2009vs POL[W] 70-63
16.08.2009vs ESP[L] 64-70

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Staff

President: Arvydas Sabonis
Secretary General: Mindaugas Spokas
Press contact: Rytis Sabas