Germany Wins Bronze Medal at TBF’s International U16 Tournament.

Feb 08, 2014
Germany reached to the bronze medal by defeating Argentina 61-91.


The battle for the bronze medal started by both teams tough concentration, though
Argentina took the lead in the end of first period 20-18, yet importance of the game was considered more by Germany, they made less faults on offensive plays and took the lead  by 0-7 run in the beginning of second quarter (24-27). Later, through the end of first half ended by 29-49, Germany locked Argentina out, caught a 0-19 run  and increased the gap to 20 points. During the second half, Argentina’s efforts to equalize were not enough against strong Germany, as third quarter ended 55-71. However Argentina scored by Santiago Vaulet and Santiago Ramon Ibarra, Germany responded by its forwards Kostja Mushidi and Isaiah Hartenstein, as Germany defeated its rival 61-91, and reached to the bronze medal at TBF’s International U16 Tournament.

ARGENTINA (61): 
Facundo Corvalan (2 rebounds- 1 assist), Julian Ruiz 6 (2 rebounds- 4 assists), Marias Solanas (2 rebounds- 1 assist), Tomas Gabriel Cocha 3, Lucio Nicolas Varani 3 (3 rebounds), Lisandro Andres 4 (2 assists), Santiago Vaulet 3 (3 rebounds), Francisco Barbotti (1 rebound), Lautro Berra Fernandez 6 (5 rebounds), Santiago Ramon 16 (5 rebounds), Leandro Daniel (2 rebounds), Nahuel Amichetti 4 (4 rebounds- 2 assists)

GERMANY (91): 
Bennet Hudt (2 rebounds- 8 assists), Ferdinand Zylka, Jona Hoffmann 12 (8 rebounds- 2 assists), Niklas Bilski 2 (2 assists), Jona Kandem 9 (5 rebounds), Isaak Bonga, Christopher Meyer 8 (6 rebounds- 1 assist), Kostja Mushidi 31 (5 rebounds), Alexander Möller 4 (5 rebounds), Lars Lagerpusch 2 (2 rebounds), Moritz Sanders 6 (4 rebounds- 1 assist), Isiah Martenstein 17 (13 rebounds- 3 assists)

1st QUARTER: 20-18
2nd QUARTER: 9-31
3rd QUARTER: 26-21
4th QUARTER: 6-20