UMaine basketball players get valuable experience at European Championships

ORONO, MAINE (WABI) - Two UMaine women's basketball players are competing in the European Championships this summer.

Incoming freshman Doga Alper will represent Turkey at the Under 18 tournament in Austria.

Dor Saar is playing for Israel in the Under 20 European division B championships right now. Dor is averaging 11.4 points, 3 rebounds and about an assist and a half per game over 5 games. They next play Bulgaria tomorrow.

Two new UMaine men's basketball players will be competing at the FIBA U-20 European Championships, in Germany, starting tomorrow. Mykhailo Yagodin for Ukraine and Vilgot Larson for Sweden. The tournament runs until July 22nd.