The second day of the European Junior U15/U17 Championships has come to an end. The pool stage has been completed. Time to look back to the first day of the European Junior Championships. Which teams have managed to reach the quarter finals, you will read it here.
Euro Championship Under 15
Almost every seeded country managed to reach the quarter finals. Teams will have to finish first or second in their pool to reach the quarter finals. Scotland managed to surprise. As seeded number 10 they have won from number 7 seed Switzerland. In the final game of the pool they have won. Rory Richmond and Kyle Penman made it happen for the Scottish. They now face number 1 seed England. The other quarter finals are between the Netherlands and Spain, Ireland and the Czech Republic and Wales and France.
Euro Championship Under 17
In the Under 17 we had two ‘unseeded’ countries who managed to reach the quarter finals. In Pool D Poland and Germany played the final game against each other as number 12 and 13 seed. Both countries have won over number 4 seed Ireland who did not managed to reach the quarters. It all came down to the final match between Dennis Igelbrink and Jakub Gogol. The score in matches was 1-1 and so the final game had to make the decision. The two boys made it a real battle with a score of 2-2 and went to the fifth. Dennis Igelbrink managed to win with 12-10 and got Germany in the Quarters. In Pool A there was also a deciding match. Hungary (9) versus Wales (8). Hungary won and managed to reach the Quarters over Wales. They face the Czech Republic. The other quarter finals are between England vs. Switzerland, Belgium vs. Spain and France vs. Germany.
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