NEWS

10.08.2008
Spain Capture Bronze

For the third time ever Spain has won the bronze medal in the U20 European Championship Men after a 91-72 victory over Turkey on Sunday night in Riga.

This generation of Spain also won the bronze medal two years ago in the 2006 U18 European Championship.

09.08.2008
Bring On Serbia

Lithuania is the second finalist of the 2008 U20 European Championship Men in Riga after an energy consuming 96-79 win over Spain.

Lithuania enjoyed the support of several hundred fans who made the short trip from the south to push their team into the finals, but Spain played with no set backs.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
5Jose A. Marco PG 1.80 24.03.1989 Abanilla (ESP)  
6Raimundo Lopez  PG 1.85 02.04.1989 Malaga (ESP)  
8Pere Tomas 2.00 05.09.1989 Llucmajor (ESP)  
9Alex Llorca 1.90 26.01.1989 Barcelona (ESP)  
10Marc Rubio 1.88 22.02.1988 El Masnou (ESP)  
11Joaquin Colom 1.87 01.11.1988 Andorra La Vella (AND)  
12Xavier Rabaseda 1.96 24.02.1989 Ripoll, Girona (ESP)  
13Sergio De La Fuente PF 2.00 01.10.1989 Vitoria-Gasteiz (ESP)  
14Oscar Raya 2.08 07.04.1989 Navarles (ESP)  
15Pablo Aguilar  PF 2.02 09.02.1989 Granada (ESP)  
16Javier Vega 2.05 05.01.1988 Madrid (ESP)  
17Victor Claver PF 2.05 30.08.1988 Valencia (ESP)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Gustavo Aranzana
Assistant Coach: Jesus Sala Naranjo ,
Antonio Perez

More Headlines

08.08.2008
Rubio Teaches And Learns From Little Brother

Often teams owe their success not only to their top players, but to one back up who came from the bench in a crucial time, and saved his team from early elimination.

If Spain wins a medal in Riga a big part of it will belong to back up guard Marc Rubio.

07.08.2008
Spain Stay In The Hunt

A huge second half comeback, behind a 24-2 run, allowed Spain to beat Russia 78-71 and stay in the race for the semi-finals from Group F.

Spain climbed to a 3-2 record and will wait for the future results of the day to know their destiny.

Spain Send France To Second Straight Loss06.08.2008
Serbia Top Spain05.08.2008
Colom Leads Spain Past Bulgaria03.08.2008
Spain Hand Hosts First Loss02.08.2008
Montenegro Record Historic Win01.08.2008
Aranzana Names Preliminary Under-20 Group02.07.2008

Team

Spain
Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSV. Claver15.6
RTP. Aguilar 7.5
ASJ. Colom6.1
STV. Claver2.4
BSV. Claver1.1

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

01.08.2008vs MNE[L] 65-74
02.08.2008vs LAT[W] 60-46
03.08.2008vs BUL[W] 97-84
05.08.2008vs SRB[L] 73-80
06.08.2008vs FRA[W] 92-72
07.08.2008vs RUS[W] 78-71
09.08.2008vs LTU[L] 79-96
10.08.2008vs TUR[W] 91-72

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Secretary General: Luis Gimenez Martinez
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