FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship
Sport Basketball
Founder FIBA Americas
Inaugural season 2009
No. of teams 8
Continent Americas
Most recent
champion(s)
 United States
(5th title)
Most titles  United States
(5 titles)
Related
competitions
FIBA Under-17 World Championship

The FIBA Americas Under-16 Championship is an under-16 basketball championship in the International Basketball Federation's FIBA Americas zone. The event started in 2009 and is held bi-annually. The winners compete in the FIBA Under-17 World Championship.

Summary[edit]

Year Host Final Third Place Game
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
2009
Details
 Argentina
(Mendoza)

United States
101–87
Argentina

Canada
106–81
Venezuela
2011
Details
 Mexico
(Cancún)

United States
104–64
Argentina

Canada
86–65
Puerto Rico
2013
Details
 Uruguay
(Maldonado)

United States
94–48
Argentina

Canada
62–50
Puerto Rico
2015
Details
 Argentina
(Bahía Blanca)

United States
77–60
Canada

Argentina
74–59
Dominican Republic
2017
Details
 Argentina
(Formosa)

United States
111–60
Canada

Puerto Rico
78–67
Argentina

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States 5 0 0 5
2  Argentina 0 3 1 4
3  Canada 0 2 3 5
4  Puerto Rico 0 0 1 1

Participation Details[edit]

Team Argentina
2009
Mexico
2011
Uruguay
2013
Argentina
2015
Argentina
2017
Total
 Argentina 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 4th 5
 Bahamas 7th - 7th - - 2
 Brazil 5th 5th - 5th - 3
 Canada 3rd 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 5
 Chile - 6th 5th - - 2
 Costa Rica - 8th - - - 1
 Dominican Republic - - - 4th 5th 2
 Mexico 8th 7th 8th 8th 6th 5
 Paraguay - - - - 8th 1
 Puerto Rico 6th 4th 4th 6th 3rd 5
 United States 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 5
 Uruguay - - 6th - - 1
 Venezuela 4th - - 7th 7th 3

MVP Awards[edit]

Year MVP Award Winner
2009 United States Bradley Beal
2011 United States Jabari Parker
2013 United States Malik Newman
2015 United States Gary Trent Jr.
2017 United States Vernon Carey Jr.

External links[edit]