NEWS

30.07.2006
Spain Champions

It took them almost 10 days, but Spain finally found top gear at the final of Umcor U18 European Championship Women on Sunday.

Spain stuttered through preliminary round play and were less than their best in the quarter-final round and semi finals.

30.07.2006
Torrens "X" Factor For Spain

Spain may not go into Sunday's Umcor European Championship U18 Women final as medal favourites, but if this team knows anything, it is how to win.

U16 European champions in 2004 and 2005, this talented Spanish side moved to the U18 level in 2006 with an unbeaten record in official FIBA Europe competition.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
4Aauri Bokesa 1.83 14.12.1988 Madrid (ESP)  
5Gaby Ocete PG 1.70 06.05.1988 Palma de Mallorca (ESP)  
6Tamara Abalde PF 1.91 06.02.1989 Vigo (ESP)  
7Anna Carbo 1.76 30.10.1988 Barcelona (ESP)  
8Nerea Moreno 1.82 29.09.1988 Durango (ESP)  
9Alba Torrens GF 1.92 30.08.1989 Binissalem (ESP)  
10Laura Herrera FC 1.90 11.07.1989 Santa Cruz De Tenerife (ESP)  
11Carla Agullo 1.72 19.08.1988 Alicante (ESP)  
12Noelia Oliva 1.74 22.07.1988 Salamanca (ESP)  
13Laura Nicholls  PF 1.89 26.02.1989 Santander (ESP)  
14Alejandra De La Fuente 1.95 22.05.1988 Vitoria-Gasteiz (ESP)  
15Jael Freixanet PF 1.87 26.04.1988 Barcelona (ESP)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Miguel Martinez Mendez

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30.07.2006
Petrovic, Serbia & Montenegro Want Spain Revenge

Serbia & Montenegro take on Spain on Sunday in the final of the Umcor U18 European Championship Women in what is fast becoming a serious rivalry.

The two countries have dominated women's youth basketball in recent years.

29.07.2006
Spain Into Final

Spain ended Cinderella team Sweden's hopes of a gold medal at the Umcor European Championship on Saturday.

The two sides met in preliminary round play when Sweden pulled off a huge upset to beat the Spanish 49-48.

Valdemoro Checks Out Future28.07.2006
Carbo Shoots Spain To Victory27.07.2006
Spain Advance To Semis26.07.2006
Spain Down France25.07.2006
Martinez Sees Bright Future For Spain23.07.2006
Spain Back On Track23.07.2006
Sweden Upset Spain22.07.2006
Ocete Free Throw Lifts Spain To Victory21.07.2006

Team

Spain
Spain

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Carbo12.9
RTL. Nicholls 8.1
ASG. Ocete3.0
STG. Ocete1.6
BSL. Nicholls 1.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

21.07.2006vs TUR[W] 65-64
22.07.2006vs SWE[L] 48-49
23.07.2006vs RUS[W] 73-65
25.07.2006vs FRA[W] 63-56
26.07.2006vs HUN[W] 62-54
27.07.2006vs CZE[W] 50-43
29.07.2006vs SWE[W] 64-45
30.07.2006vs SCG[W] 78-74

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Staff

President: José Luis Saez Regalado
Secretary General: Luis Gimenez Martinez
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