Another five-setter victory for Turkey in the 2019 U16 Balkan Championship – Women

Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia, July 06, 2019. Only three days after winning the 2019 U19 Balkan Championship – Women in a five set thriller against Serbia, Turkey came out on top with the same fashion in the 2019 U16 Balkan Championship – Women on Saturday. Turkish team made another comeback after losing first two sets before reaching the glory. Serbia settled for the silver medal in Vrnjacka Banja, while Romania secured bronze medal.

Results (06.07.2019)

Final

Serbia – Turkey: 2-3 (25-22, 25-17, 8-25, 22-25, 12-15)

3rd place

Romania – Bulgaria: 3-0 (25-9, 25-9, 25-16)

5th place

Greece – Montenegro: 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-16)

Final standings

  1. Turkey
  2. Serbia
  3. Romania
  4. Bulgaria
  5. Greece
  6. Montenegro
  7. North Macedonia

Individual awards:

MVP: Pelin Eroktay (Tur)

Blocker: Hena Kurtagić (Srb)

Setter: Özge Arslanalp (Tur)

Libero: Anja Kujundžić (Srb)

Receiver: Stefana Pakić (Srb)

Opposite: Pelin Eroktay (Tur)

Fair – Play: Lidia Paula Partnoi (Rou)