Heila Rosenfeldt matches steal record, battle of undefeated teams set

Heila Rosenfeldt: 9 steals and 9 wins. Photo: Argo Luigas

1182 Tallinn (9-0) stayed undefeated in the Latvia-Estonia league by thrashing the Tartu University 107-47 at Audentes on Friday, November 14.


Howard Frier`s side grabbed its 9th consecutive regular season win and booked an early ticket to the Top 6 tournament.


The win sets up a battle of two undefeated teams on Saturday, November 22, as TTT Rīga is the only other team without losses in the regular season,


All time series: 4-0 (this season 1-0).


Stat of the game: 1182 Tallinn forward Heila Rosenfeldt finished with 9 steals, tying a Latvia-Estonia league single game record with Marit Maaring (March 5, 2013), Baiba Eglīte (November 5, 2013), Kristīne Silarāja (November 6, 2013 and October 18, 2014), Nele Laurimaa (January 19, 2014) and Katarzyna Suknarowska (February 26, 2014).


Stars of the game: Mailis Pokk paced the winners with a season high 25 points and 11-of-16 shooting from the field. Annika Köst tallied 10 points and 13 rebounds for her third consecutive double-double. She added four assists and two blocked shots, while Birgit Piibur finished with 20 points and seven assists.


Next games: Tartu University vs Tallinn University (November 19), TTT Rīga vs 1182 Tallinn (November 22).