NEWS

05.07.2007
Italy Shock Poland

Italy dealt a blow to Poland's chances of making the semi-finals with a 63-58 victory over the team that scored 100 points just a night ago.

Poland now need a victory from Sebia in their game against Ukraine Thursday evening to advance.

04.07.2007
Italy Prove Resilient

Italy bounced back from a thrashing at the hands of Serbia in their Group F qualifying round opener at the UMCOR U18 European Championship by beating Sweden 66-55 on Wednesday.

The Swedes led 49-45 seven minutes into the second half but the Azzurre then went on a 12-0 run to take command, with Giulia Gatti scoring eight of her 12 points in that surge.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Costanza Coen FC 1.82 21.05.1990 Torino (ITA)  
 5Oriana Milazzo PG 1.70 22.06.1991 Canicattì (ITA)  
 6Sabrina Cinili PF 1.91 22.04.1989 Roma (ITA)  
 7Elisa Templari 1.75 19.09.1989 Montevarchi (ITA)  
 8Giulia Gatti PG 1.70 16.03.1989 Bergamo (ITA)  
 9Maria Pegoraro PG 1.66 04.07.1989 Padova (ITA)  
10Debora Vicenzotti FC 1.82 25.09.1989 Pordenone (ITA)  
11Martina Crippa PG 1.78 31.03.1989 Sesto San Giovanni (ITA)  
12Enrica Pavia 1.73 08.02.1989 Marsala (ITA)  
13Nausicaa Fassina GF 1.79 13.04.1990 Cittadella (ITA)  
14Clelia Corsi 1.90 03.03.1989 Firenze (ITA)  
15Martina Bestagno FC 1.89 14.08.1990 San Remo (ITA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Roberto Ricchini

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01.07.2007
Corsi Leads Young Italians

Italy center Clelia Corsi is desperate for her team to win enough games at the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women to keep its place in Division A.

The Italians dominated last year's Division B tournament, going unbeaten with a narrow victory over Ukraine in the final.

30.06.2007
Group D: Italy Upset Turkey, Ukraine Convincing

Hard-working Italy stunned Turkey in a 64-59 overtime victory on the second day the UMCOR U18 European Championship for Women in Novi Sad.

The Azzurre made amends for their poor start to the tournament, a 77-67 defeat to Ukraine, as Giulia Gatti scored 17 points.

Group D: Turkey Stops Germany, Valient Italians Fall29.06.2007

Team

Italy
Italy
Italy

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSG. Gatti11.4
RTC. Corsi7.0
ASG. Gatti2.4
STM. Crippa2.5
BSC. Corsi0.9

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

29.06.2007vs UKR[L] 67-77
30.06.2007vs TUR[W] 64-59
01.07.2007vs GER[L] 65-70
03.07.2007vs SRB[L] 42-70
04.07.2007vs SWE[W] 66-55
05.07.2007vs POL[W] 63-58
07.07.2007vs CZE[L] 61-69
08.07.2007vs FRA[L] 45-67

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