Sweden pulls away from Italy 61-59
Sweden’s women continue to show the bright spots for the future of the sport as their Under 20 team gained it’s second victory with a 61-59 win over Italy today. The win keeps them atop of their group in the first round of play.
Sweden was led by the by the trio of Binta Drammeh, Faryhia . Abdi (WNBA Los Angeles Sparks)and Amanda Zahui(University of Minnesota).
Binta Drammeh scored the last four points of the game to secure Sweden a 61-59 win over Italy and a spot in the Second Round
Drammeh and Abi both tallied 17 points apiece while Zahui chipped in with 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Italy was led by Caterina Dotto‘s 18 points,, 7 rebounds, and 6 assists.
Sweden faces Holland tomorrow.
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(Written by Andrew Mitchell)
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