NEWS

23.09.2006
Sverrisdotir All Around Performance Leads Iceland

Helga Sverrisdotir scored 20 points as Iceland beat Ireland 68-56.

Sverrisdotir, despite being only 17 years of age, also had 13 rebounds and seven assists. 

14.09.2006
Ireland: Coleman Calls For Instant Response

Coach Maeve Coleman is not underestimating the task facing her side against Netherlands in the EuroBasket qualifying clash as Ireland look to bounce back from their disappointing opening-day defeat by Norway.

Coleman could not hide her disappointment following the 72-62 reverse in Bergen, but is looking for an instant response against Netherlands in Dublin after spending time on the practice court this week as turnovers, issed free throws and missed defensive boards cost Ireland against Norway.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
Donna Marie Buckley   10.02.1984 Cork (IRL)  
Rachel Clancy SG 1.65 23.06.1988 Limerick (IRL)  
Grainne Dwyer SF 1.76 19.12.1984 Dublin (IRL)  
Niamh O'Connell   08.05.1989 Kerry (IRL)  
Patricia O'Sullivan 1.65 27.01.1986 Cork (IRL)  
Aishling Sullivan PG 1.75 01.12.1988 Dublin (IRL)  
9Michelle Fahy 1.83 26.03.1982 Galway (IRL)  
14Lindsay Peat PG 1.75 05.11.1980 Dublin (IRL)  
15Sinead O'Reilly PF 1.85 28.02.1990 Cork (IRL)  
22Mairead Kirby 1.75 31.01.1986 Dublin (IRL)  
31Amanda O'Regan 1.78 26.04.1982 Cork (IRL)  
32Annmarie Martina Healy 1.90 03.04.1983 Clonmel (IRL)  
34Orla O'Reilly SG 1.83 28.02.1990 Cork (IRL)  
41Niamh Dwyer SF 1.70 08.07.1982 Dublin (IRL)  
42Kate Maher SF 1.80 21.06.1982 Waterford (IRL)  
44Marie Breen 1.80 13.06.1985 Cork (IRL)  
45Fiona Scally 1.77 26.06.1987 Galway (IRL)  

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11.09.2006
Coleman Unhappy After Irish Loss

Coach Maeve Coleman could not hide her disappointment after Ireland opened their EuroBasket Women qualifying campaign with a 72-62 defeat to Norway.

The Irish looked to be on course for an opening-day win as they established a 47-44 lead by the end of the third period.

09.09.2006
Norway Strong In Fourth Quarter

Norway dug deep in the final period to beat Ireland 72-62 in Saturday's EuroBasket Women Division B qualifying match in Bergen.

Ireland looked to be on course for an opening-day win as they established a 47-44 lead by the end of the third period.

Ireland Raring To Go07.09.2006
Coach Pleased With Irish Progress31.08.2006
Ireland Gain Revenge With Win Over Portugal29.08.2006
Ireland: Coleman To Continue With Home-based Talent08.08.2006

Team

Ireland
Ireland

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSL. Peat10.5
RTK. Maher4.8
ASN. Dwyer1.5
STN. Dwyer2.2
BSA. Healy0.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

09.09.2006vs NOR[L] 62-72 (A)
16.09.2006vs NED[L] 53-77 (H)
23.09.2006vs ISL[L] 56-68 (A)
01.09.2007vs NOR[W] 55-50 (H)
08.09.2007vs NED[L] 45-71 (A)
15.09.2007vs ISL[L] 62-67 (H)

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