NEWS

19.07.2008
Germany, Bulgaria Survive Relegation Battle
Germany and Bulgaria both secured their Division A status at the U20 European Championship for Women at the expense of Belgium and Greece.

While Germany already knew their fate coming into Saturday's final action in the Classification Round, Bulgaria knocked off Belgium 74-68 to stay top flight.
13.07.2008
Spain Topple Belarus, Latvia Claim Spot
Spain overcame a spirited effort by Belarus to win 70-58 and remain undefeated in Group D of the U20 European Championship for Women while Latvia once again were led by Sabine Niedola in a 57-50 victory over Greece.

Georgina Bahi scored 15 points and Jael Freixanet and Noelia Oliva both added 11 points for Spain, which came back from a 12-point first quarter deficit by forcing Belarus into 25 turnovers and holding them to just 35 percent shooting from inside the three-point stripe.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Dionysia Alexandri PG 1.63 24.10.1989 Athens (GRE)  
 5Angeliki Nikolopoulou 1.74 02.05.1991 Athens (GRE)  
 6Ypatia-Stefania Limniati PG 1.72 16.05.1989 Maroussi (GRE)  
 7Kalliopi Zakynthinou SF 1.80 01.03.1989 Amarousio (GRE)  
 8Ioanna Diela SF 1.80 02.06.1990 Athens (GRE)  
 9Niki-Maria Tsakiridou SF 1.78 26.09.1990 Thessaloniki (GRE)  
10Antigoni Chairistanidou PF 1.84 03.10.1990 Veroia (GRE)  
11Anna Spyridopoulou 1.84 02.11.1988 Serres (GRE)  
12Dimitra Tsiaousi 1.90 29.12.1988 Panorama, Thessaloniki (GRE)  
13Vaia Merisioti PF 1.83 08.04.1989 Karditsa (GRE)  
14Emmanouela Androulaki 1.89 22.07.1989 Heraklion (GRE)  
15Christina Tsoukala PF 1.82 03.11.1991 Tripoli (GRE)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Thanos Softsis
Assistant Coach: Georgios Velissarakos

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12.07.2008
Belarus Through, Turkey Down Greece
Natallia Kozun and Tatsiana Likhtarovich both notched double-doubles as Belarus beat Belgium 73-67 to capture their second victory in Group D and advance to the qualifying round of the U20 European Championship for Women.

Kozun collected 23 points, 11 rebounds, two steals and three blocks shots while Likhtarovich tallied 22 points and 10 rebounds for Belarus in Group D.
11.07.2008
Czechs, Belarus Made To Sweat But Win
The Czech Republic needed nearly three full quarters to finally pull away from Greece but ended up winning easily 66-56 in their opening game of the U20 European Championship for Women.

Eva Mrhalkova led the way with 16 points while Karla Gergelova added 11 and Kamila Stepanova and Andrea Ovsikova each chipped in 10 points in the Group B opener. The Czechs used a 7-0 surge late in the third period to turn a two-point lead into a nine-point 46-39 gap with two minutes left in the quarter.

Team

Greece
Greece
Greece

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Spyridopoulou12.3
RTE. Androulaki5.8
ASA. Nikolopoulou1.0
STA. Nikolopoulou2.5
BSV. Merisioti0.5

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

11.07.2008vs CZE[L] 56-66
12.07.2008vs TUR[L] 46-63
13.07.2008vs LAT[L] 50-57
15.07.2008vs BUL[L] 44-59
17.07.2008vs BEL[L] 51-55
19.07.2008vs GER[L] 55-68

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