NEWS

10.08.2007
Basketball, Family Style
In football in England there’s a tradition known as “Lads and Dads”, where amateur football teams are put together consisting of, as you may have guessed, kids and their fathers.

Should ever such a trend take hold in FIBA Europe competitions (unlikely, but still...) we could get a pretty good side together here at the UMCOR U18 European Championships in Madrid.
05.08.2007
Latvia Tops Group A, Estonia Through

Estonia claimed an excellent 72-60 win against Italy in Group A to proceed to the qualifying round.

After two defeats in their first two games this was a must-win tie for both teams to reach the next round and avoid finishing bottom of the group.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Stefano Laudoni 1.93 24.03.1989 Palestrina (ITA)  
 5Stevan Stojkov 1.82 12.01.1989 Beograd (SCG)  
 6Stefano Gentile PG 1.90 20.09.1989 Maddaloni (ITA)  
 7Andrea Saccaggi 1.92 19.03.1989 Carrara (ITA)  
 8Marco Portannese 1.92 29.05.1989 Agrigento (ITA)  
10Andrea Renzi PF 2.08 18.08.1989 Genova (ITA)  
11Costantino Cutolo 1.94 14.04.1989 Padova (ITA)  
12Stefano Masciadri 2.00 12.03.1989 Giussano (ITA)  
13Nicholas Crow 1.97 23.08.1989 Rimini (ITA)  
14Niccolò Martinoni 1.98 10.05.1989 Varese (ITA)  
15Luca Tardito 2.00 24.04.1989 Ivrea (ITA)  
20Matteo Da Ros 2.00 25.09.1989 Milano (ITA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Stefano Pillasirini

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03.08.2007
Group A: Latvia Top Italy, France Win

Latvia got Group A underway today with hard fought win against Italy in a tight and entertaining encounter, with both sides attacking hard and throwing up plenty of shots.

Latvian point guard Janis Kaufmanis and power forward Roberts Mednis led their side to the win with 15 and 18 points respectively.

Team

Italy
Italy
Italy

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Renzi14.8
RTA. Renzi9.8
ASS. Gentile1.8
STS. Gentile2.2
BSA. Renzi0.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

03.08.2007vs LAT[L] 74-76
04.08.2007vs FRA[L] 68-75
05.08.2007vs EST[L] 60-72
07.08.2007vs SLO[W] 63-53
09.08.2007vs ROU[W] 121-42
11.08.2007vs BUL[W] 93-76

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