Gold for Norway and Denmark in Boys Division at European Youth Championships

    03/23/08

    2008 EYC

    Tali Bowl in Helsinki, Finland (March 15-24, 2008)

    2008EYCLogo_small.jpg Norwegians Christer Jakobsen, Alexander Halvorsen, Kim Andrè H Hovde, Simen S Jensen and Andrè L Hansen claimed the gold medal in the Boys 5-player team event of the 21st European Youth Championships with 6729 six-game total (224.30). Silver went to Finland (6528) and Sweden (6442) took the bronze.

    Thomas Larsen, Denmark averaged 228.06 for 18 games (4105) to win the title in All Events. Arturs Levikins, Latvia, finished second with 4089 and Riku-Petteri Kivelä, Finland, third with 4082.





    Individual High Scores
    1 Game: Samuel Rafaralahy, France - 283
    3 Games: Kristoffer Hagelberg, Sweden - 727 (245.67)
    6 Games: Kim Andrè H Hovde, Norway - 1409 (234.83)

    Team High Scores
    1 Game: George Stefanidis/Thomas Sellas/Stylianos Adamidis/Antonios Zafras/Evangelos Krizinis, Greece - 1186 (237.20) Championship Record
    3 Games: Christer Jakobsen/Alexander Halvorsen/Kim André Hovde/Simen S. Jensen/André L. Hansen, Norway - 3412 (227.47) Championship Record
    6 Games: Christer Jakobsen/Alexander Halvorsen/Kim André Hovde/Simen S. Jensen/André L. Hansen, Norway - 6729 (224.30) Championship Record

    All Events High Scores
    18 games: Thomas Larse, Denmark - 4105 (228.06) Championship Record