NEWS

24.07.2006
Lithuania Secure Semi-final Berth

Lithuania took down Greece 84-65 in Amaliada to claim their sixth consecutive victory and a spot in the semi-final round.

Martynas Gecevicius scored 16 and Zygimantas Janavicius stepped up for Lithuania with 15 points, including three momentum-breaking three pointers.  

23.07.2006
Streaks Snapped As France Crushes Greece

Beware - a new France team has arrived at the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men.

After three difficult defeats, the French rebounded with a resounding 86-43 victory over hosts Greece in the quarter-final round.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Marios Matalon PG 1.86 16.02.1989 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 5Panteleimon Kakavas PG 1.80 22.09.1988 Athens (GRE)  
 6Christos Lymperopoulos PG 1.85 04.05.1988 Piraeus (GRE)  
 7Michail Giannakidis 1.91 06.04.1988 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
 8Charalampos Giannopoulos SF 1.98 13.07.1989 Veria (GRE)  
 9Marios Sakellarakis SG 1.95 04.06.1988 Korinthos (GRE)  
10Ioannis Karavasanis 1.90 23.05.1988 Volos (GRE)  
11Antonios Michaloglou SF 2.00 09.04.1988 Cholargos, Attiki (GRE)  
12Michail Tsairelis PF 2.06 23.02.1988 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
13Alexandros Sigkounas SF 2.00 07.07.1988 Marousi, Attiki (GRE)  
14Georgios Bogris PF 2.08 19.02.1989 Athens (GRE)  
15Stylianos Goulas PF 2.03 26.03.1988 Larissa (GRE)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Emmanouil Manouselis

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22.07.2006
Greece Pulls Out Hard Fought Victory Over Italy

Trailing for most of the fourth quarter in a tight contest, Greece fought back to defeat Italy 73-70 in the quarter-final round of the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men.

Greece took their first lead of the fourth quarter with 3:24 to go in the game when Marios Sakellarakis hit a mid-range corner jumper and the Greeks would maintain that lead for the rest of the game.

20.07.2006
Group C: Kostov Carries Bulgaria To Quarter-final Round, Israel Defeat Germany

Chavdar Kostov continued his offensive assault in the UMCOR U18 European Championship Men by scoring 33 points in Bulgaria’s 92-81 overtime win over Italy.

The 196-cm guard was 9-of-21 from the field and a perfect 11-of-11 from the free-throw line.

Group B: Greece Rebounds, Serbia & Montenegro Prevail With Ease19.07.2006
Roundup: Second Quarter Surge Propels Lithuania18.07.2006
Matalon Hopes Good Times Continue For Greece03.05.2006
Group B: Sigkounas Sends Greece Through, Serbia & Montenegro Continue To Crush Opponents20.07.2006

Team

Greece
Greece
Greece

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSI. Karavasanis15.3
RTA. Sigkounas7.5
ASM. Giannakidis2.9
STM. Matalon1.3
BSM. Tsairelis1.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

18.07.2006vs SCG[L] 58-83
19.07.2006vs SLO[W] 66-51
20.07.2006vs RUS[W] 76-71
22.07.2006vs ITA[W] 73-70
23.07.2006vs FRA[L] 43-86
24.07.2006vs LTU[L] 65-84
26.07.2006vs BUL[W] 71-69
27.07.2006vs SCG[L] 49-75

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