NEWS

18.07.2004
Final: Russia 77 Spain 59

Russia’s dominance of the European Championship for U18 Women continues. For the 3rd time in a row and 4th time in 5 championships, Russia are European Champions at this age level.

They entered the final against Spain as the overwhelming favourites to win, having beaten all their opponents by an average margin of 31 points in the championship. A 2-point loss to Hungary withstanding, the Russians have looked like a team destined to be win the tournament.

17.07.2004
Serbia & Montenegro 53 Spain 61

Spain rode a dominant display from their backcourt to overcome Serbia & Montenegro in the second semi-final of the European Championship for U18 Women.

Guards Silvia Dominguez and Anna Cruz turned in great performances at both ends of the court to guide Spain to victory.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Marta Garcia 1.93 26.03.1986 Malaga (ESP)  
 5Anna Gomez 1.78 06.05.1986 Valencia (ESP)  
 6Sara Gomez SG 1.72 01.08.1986 Vilagarcia de Arousa (ESP)  
 7Adara Vega PG 1.70 03.10.1986 Las Palmas (ESP)  
 8Anna Cruz PG 1.76 27.10.1986 Barcelona (ESP)  
 9Marta Salas Nistal   06.02.1986 Madrid (ESP)  
10Ana Goni 1.87 18.05.1986 Logrono (ESP)  
11Blanca Marcos 1.76 12.05.1986 Salamanca (ESP)  
12Iciar German 1.82 30.01.1986 Valencia (ESP)  
13Veronica Compan 1.82 03.03.1986 Valencia (ESP)  
14Alicia Gonzalez Marco 1.84 26.11.1986 Almeria (ESP)  
15Monica Lazaro Peinado 1.90 12.08.1986 Barcelona (ESP)  

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16.07.2004
Ukraine 62 Spain 75

Spain will join Russia and Serbia & Montenegro in the semi-finals of the European Championship for U18 Women after a solid team performance gavem them a win over Ukraine.

In Olexandra Gorbunva, Ukraine possess the tournament’s most potent offensive weapon. Her 31-point haul was the highest in all games so far, but Spain knew that if they couldn’t shut her down, they would have to concentrate on her team-mates.

13.07.2004
Interview With Spanish Head Coach Alberto Ortego

Spain have quietly established themselves as one of the teams to be reckoned with after 4 days of action at the European Championship for U18 Women.

Standing in second place in Group B, a place in the quarter-finals is all but assured. Fibaeurope.com caught up with coach Alberto Ortego after his side’s 63:45 win over Israel to see just how happy he was with his team’s performance so far in the championship.

2004 European Championship for U18 Women Field Set06.05.2004

Team

Spain
Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSB. Marcos11.0
RTA. Goni6.0
ASM. Salas Nistal3.4
STB. Marcos2.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.08.2003vs ISR[L] 61-66
07.08.2003vs POL[W] 85-62
08.08.2003vs CRO[W] 73-57
09.08.2003vs SWE[W] 56-54
10.08.2003vs HUN[L] 58-78

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