Germany wins U23 Challenge
24 Mar 2014 at 08:54 | Published by: Hans | Views: 6739 | News search
The winning U23 team from Germany (Photo by Mike Zojer 2014)
This weekend the U23 Challenge was played at the indoor eternit course in Eferding, Austria. The home nation had 3 teams in the competition and then there were two teams from Germany and Sweden and one team from Switzerland.
On Saturday all 4-player teams meet each other in a modus where each won lane was counted. After these seven games Austria 1 was in the lead with 10 points followed by Germany 1 and Sweden 2 and Austria 3. These four was qualified for the semifinals on Sunday.
In the first semifinal Austria 1 won against Austria 3 by 14-12 and in the second semifinal Germany won a tight game against Sweden and won by 14-13.
In the final Germany 1 won after winning over Austria 1 by 14-10.
Best individually after nine rounds was:
Lina Liljegren, Sweden, 21.8
Jennifer Helm, Austria, 23.0
Anna Rümmelin, Germany, 23.4
Gregor Müller, Austria, 20.1
Rainer Anhammer, Austria, 21.4
Markus Nilsson, Sweden, 21.7