The U18 Boys National Team, coached by Rainer Kloss, will start their European Championship of Division B tomorrow in Sofia. The team will play in Group B where they face Romania, Hungary, the Netherlands and a very strong Swedish team built around the FC Barcelona point guard Ludde Hakanson. See below for the Luxembourgish roster.
The U18 Girls National Team registered their first win this afternoon by beating Switzerland 53-45. Lisa Jablonowski dominated the game with 22 points, 14 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 blocks while Claire Nilles had her best game of the tournament so far with 9 points and 6 rebounds. If Germany beats Switzerland tomorrow, Luxembourg will play for the places 12-14 during the last days of the tournament in Romania.
The U20 Boys National Team has finished their European Championship of Division B at a 13th place of 14 participants. The players of coach Ken Diederich won against Switzerland today and avoided the last place.