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EYOF W: Serbia and hosts made it to the semis

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source: cev.lu; Photo: fivb.org

In the semifinals coming up on Thursday, Serbia will play Germany while the Netherlands will take on Slovenia, the real sensation of the tournament so far.

Serbian youth team

Serbian youth team

Serbia edged the young “Oranjes” 3:0 (25-15, 25-20, and 25-18) to finish the prelims on the top of the Pool A.

The local heroines could not stand the quality displayed by the fourth-ranked of the last European Championship who totally dominated the game from start up to the end registering 14 aces and 7 blocks along the way to their 3-0 victory.

Serbia was paced by Tijana Bošković and Maja Aleksić who both registered 13 points.

With this result Serbia finished first in Pool A with 7 points to play the runners-up of Pool B, Germany, in the semis.

In the other match of the last day of preliminary action 2013 European champions Poland needed five sets to cruise past Greece (25-22, 15-25, 25-19, 14-25, and 15-9) but still have to be content to contest the classification matches 5-8.

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