NEWS

22.07.2007
France Edge Turkey To Capture Bronze

France captured a bronze medal at the U20 European Championship Women on Sunday after coming back from a seven-point deficit late in the third quarter to win 65-63 over Turkey in Sofia.

Les Bleues, whose title dreams were ended by Serbia in Saturday's semi-final, had to play catch-up with 11 minutes to go and made the crucial plays to take home the victory.

21.07.2007
Serbia Dominate France En Route To Final

Miljana Musovic poured in a game-high 20 points as Serbia crushed France 76-64 to reach their first ever final at the the U20 European Championship for Women.

France led 31-30 after 17 minutes played but led by Musovic's hot hand, Serbia hit their opponents with a 19-5 run that bridged the second and third quarter to take control of the game.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Gaetane Merlot 1.79 12.07.1987 Lille (FRA)  
 5Fanny Ploegaerts 1.68 29.04.1988 Seclin (FRA)  
 6Ana Cata-Chitiga 1.95 20.06.1989 Bucarest (ROU)  
 7Ingrid Tanqueray PG 1.66 25.08.1988 Caen (FRA)  
 8Carine Paul SF 1.76 11.07.1988 Cayenne, Guyane (FRA)  
 9Jennifer Digbeu 1.90 14.04.1987 Lyon (FRA)  
10Mélanie Arnaud 1.85 26.04.1988 Schiltigheim (FRA)  
11Endene Miyem PF 1.88 15.05.1988 Reims (FRA)  
12Laetitia Kamba 1.87 10.01.1987 Paris (FRA)  
13Anais Deas PG 1.65 30.10.1987 Arras (FRA)  
14Marielle Amant PF 1.91 09.12.1989 Le Lamentin, Martinique (FRA)  
15Pauline Lo 1.92 13.01.1987 Ermont (FRA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Francis Denis

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19.07.2007
Group F: France Continue Unbeaten Streak With Win Over Turkey

Unbeaten France edged Turkey 76-70 to book a meeting with Serbia in the semi-final round of the U20 European Championship for Women.

With one minute remaining and the scored tied at 70 70, France went on a 6-0 run to claim their sixth consecutive triumph in Sofia.

18.07.2007
Group E: Miyem Leads France Past Latvia

France beat Latvia 70-60 on Wednesday to maintain their unbeaten run at the U20 European Championship for Women.

Nwal-Endene Miyem scored 18 points and pulled down 11 rebounds for France.

Group F: France Improve To 4-017.07.2007
Group D: Germany Advance, Miyem Leads France15.07.2007
Group D: France Dominate Again, Skuballa Leads Germany14.07.2007
Injured Lardy Out Of French U20 Women Side10.07.2007
Yacoubou, Gruda Head French U20 Preliminary Roster18.04.2007

Team

France
France
France

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSE. Miyem14.6
RTL. Kamba9.6
ASI. Tanqueray2.0
STP. Lo2.3
BSJ. Digbeu1.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

13.07.2007vs GER[W] 83-65
14.07.2007vs UKR[W] 91-73
15.07.2007vs BUL[W] 64-57
17.07.2007vs ITA[W] 61-51
18.07.2007vs LAT[W] 70-60
19.07.2007vs TUR[W] 76-70
21.07.2007vs SRB[L] 64-76
22.07.2007vs TUR[W] 65-63

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