Kitija Laksa Photo: FIBA
Latvian basketball player Kitty Laksa scored 13 points in the 12th round of the Italian Series A on Monday, helping her Skio “Famila” to succeed in the home game.
Skio’s team at home, led by the former head coach of the Latvian national team Georg Dikeulak, beat Sasari “Dinamo” with the result 85:69 (18:24, 31:17, 20:14, 15:14). Lakssi had 22 minutes and 45 seconds to score, scoring 13 points in one of six two-point shots, three of seven long shots and two free throws. She also won two rebounds, blocked her throw once, made one mistake, collected four personal notes, provoked one opponent’s penalty and ended the game with an efficiency of one.
In the home team, Jesmine Kija was the top scorer with 22 points and ten rebounds. Margarita Taylor Lucas stood out in the “Dinamo” team with 24 points.
Karline Pilabe, on the other hand, scored four points in the match on Sunday, won two rebounds, and won a victory over Faenza’s “E-” Work ”Latvian basketball player had 11 minutes and 42 seconds on the field, during which he made one two-point shot and two free throws, as well as collected three personal notes, provoked one opponent’s penalty, made two mistakes, intercepted one opponent’s pass and scored an efficiency factor of two.
“Famila”, which was only successful in 11 games, is in the leading position in the tournament table, but “Fila” is in eighth place in the competition of 14 teams with six wins and six losses. Last season, the champion was Venice’s Umana Reyer, beating Skio Famila 3-2 in the final series.
Latvian basketball player Aigars Šķēle scored eight points in the German Bundesliga game on Monday, but his representative “s.Oliver” from Würzburg suffered a loss. The Würzburg unit returned to Gottingen at 79:86 (18:25, 24:19, 12:22, 25:20).
The slice was 19 minutes and 27 seconds, during which he scored eight points, taking four of the seven two-point shots and missing two long shots. He also won four rebounds, intercepted one pass from an opponent, made three mistakes, collected three personal notes, ended the game with an efficiency ratio of five and a +/- score of -1.
William Buford was the top scorer in the home team with 17 points and five assists. Stephen Brown was the winner with 21 points and six assists. The Würzburg team, with three successes in 12 matches, is ranked 15th in the tournament table in a competition of 18 teams. Šķēle spent the previous season in the “VEF Rīga” team.