NEWS

17.08.2008
France take home bronze

Defending champions France collected their third bronze medal of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women by running away from up-starts Sweden 73-44 in the Third Place Game.

Jenny Fouasseau and Eléonore Grossemy paced France with 16 points each as Arnaud Guppillotte's side added 2008 bronze to third-place finishes in 1997 and 1999; gold in 2001 and 2007; and 2005 silver.

14.08.2008
France fend off Belgium, still perfect

Adja Konteh scored 14 points and spearheaded a decisive 12-0 fourth quarter run as France fought off Belgium 72-63 to remain undefeated at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.

France clinched first place in the Qualifying Round Group E at 5-0 record with Eléonore Grossemy collecting 12 points and 11 rebounds while Hélèna Akmouche had 13 points and Florine Basque chipped in 11 rebounds.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Jolien Wouters GF 1.74 05.05.1992 Diest (BEL)  
 5Julie Vanloo PG 1.72 10.02.1993 Oostende (BEL)  
 6Inge Meylemans PG 1.64 13.01.1992 Gent (BEL)  
 7Silke Storme GF 1.71 25.09.1992 Ieper (BEL)  
 8Chana Custermans 1.77 17.01.1992 Hasselt (BEL)  
 9Hanne Mestdagh 1.78 19.04.1993 Ieper (BEL)  
10Lynn Delvaux 1.82 24.07.1993 Wilrijk (BEL)  
11Emma Meesseman FC 1.92 13.05.1993 Ieper (BEL)  
12Lut De Meyer GF 1.75 09.09.1992 Duffel (BEL)  
13Anne-Sophie De Bondt 1.79 05.02.1992 Gent (BEL)  
14Jenny Mayinga 1.83 08.12.1992 Liege (BEL)  
15Jessica Polizzotto 1.58 10.03.1992 Charleroi (BEL)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Etienne Louvrier
Assistant Coach: Daphne Van Dessel

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13.08.2008
Turkey still in race for semis

Emel Güler scored two baskets in the final 14 seconds as Turkey remained alive for the semi-finals of the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women with a thrilling 62-59 victory over Belgium.

Güler had 12 points and 14 rebounds and Olcay Cakir collected 13 points, seven rebounds, four assists and five steals in improving Turkey's record to 2-2 in the Qualifying Round Group E.

12.08.2008
Belgian defense overwhelms Lithuania

Belgium's defense overwhelmed Lithuania for a 75-46 victory in the Qualifying Round Group E as Belgium remained undefeated at the Termosteps U16 European Championship Women.

Julie Vanloo poured in 17 points and handed out five assists while Inge Meylemans added 13 points and Emma Meesseman had 10 points in leading Belgium to a 3-0 record.

France, Belgium win groups with clean slates10.08.2008
Belgium defend, run towards the future10.08.2008
Belgium advance, Serbs shocked by Hungary09.08.2008
Italy dismantle Serbia, Belgium wipe out Ukraine08.08.2008

Team

Belgium
Belgium
Belgium

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSJ. Vanloo15.8
RTE. Meesseman8.9
ASJ. Vanloo3.0
STI. Meylemans3.1
BSE. Meesseman2.5

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SCHEDULE

08.08.2008vs UKR[W] 93-35
09.08.2008vs CZE[W] 71-54
10.08.2008vs SWE[W] 68-66
12.08.2008vs LTU[W] 75-46
13.08.2008vs TUR[L] 59-62
14.08.2008vs FRA[L] 63-72
16.08.2008vs HUN[W] 62-40
17.08.2008vs POL[W] 73-51

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