Candace and Ekat win Russian Championship!

Published on May 1, 2015. | 0

For the 7th year in a row (and 9th time ever), UMMC Ekaterinburg is the Russian Champion! In the fourth game of a highly contested Championship against Nadezhda Orenburg, Ekat was able to pull off a close 62-59 final win to take home the series, 3-1. Candace was the team’s leading scorer with 15 points [...]

Ekat makes it to Russian Championship!

Published on April 20, 2015. | 0

Ekat crushed fellow Russians, Sparta&K, 73-46 to shut out the semifinal series 2-0. This win sends Sparta to the third place game and Ekat to the Russian Championship starting April 25th! The team will find out who they are playing in the final on April 22nd and are looking forward to bringing another championship to [...]

UMMC suffers tough loss in EuroLeague final

Published on April 13, 2015. | 0

Without starter Diana Taurasi, UMMC had a tough game in the final against USK Prague. Prague prevailed 72-68 to win the Euroleague Women’s Gold for the first time in the team’s history. Ekat had continuous bad luck in their shooting throughout the game, only able to make 1 of 16 3-point shot attempts. Candace was [...]

Candace: We want to win Euroleague Final for Diana Taurasi

Published on April 10, 2015. | 0

After EuroLeague Women’s Final Four Semi-Final win against Dynamo Kursk, Candace looks forward to the next big game in the Final of the tournament. Check out her interview with Ekat regarding the the Euroleague playoffs and final below. Candace: It was very important for us to fulfill all instructions. We did it. Ekat: You yielded [...]

Candace sits down with UMMC Ekaterinburg to discuss her experience in Russia

Published on April 2, 2015. | 0

Candace sat down with Ekat this week to discuss her role with the team and living in Russia. Check out the interview below! Your family has always been fond of sports, you became involved in sport activities since you were young. Did you choose basketball? – When I was young my family used to play [...]

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