W35: Carpathian Bears roar to victory


Ukrainian team Carpathian Bears from Mukachevo snatched up the W35+ category crown after dismantling Baltijec from Saint Petersburg 75-59.

The Ukrainians finished with a 3-1 record, silver medals went to Bergama Geclerbirligi SK, who had a 2-2 mark, while Baltijec, with a 1-3 record, finished third.

Lilya Yatkovska had a team-high 19 points for the winners, with Tetyana Yasicheva and Olga Kostyukovych adding 14 points each. Yasicheva also had 11 rebounds.

For Baltijec, Zenfira Rogutina had a game-high 23 points, with Galina Ragozina scoring 18.

Had Baltijec won the game, they would have won gold.