Evgeny Pashutin, head of the Saratov “Avtodor”, was appointed senior coach of basketball youth team of Russia (players no older than 20 years), reported on the official website of the Saratov club.
As noted, the purpose Pashutin was approved Tuesday at a meeting of the Executive Committee of the Russian basketball Federation (RBF).
“The core of the team will be players in July in the U19 team under the leadership of Evgeny became the fifth in the world championship in Greece. In the summer of 2020, the youth team will play in division B of the European championship. The coaching staff is tasked to return to the top flight continental competition. We will remind, in 2005 Evgeny Pashutin led the national youth team U20 to victory in the home championship in Chekhov situated near Moscow”, – said the press service.
As noted on the official website of RBF, the Junior team of Russia (under 18 years) will lead Igor Grachev, Roman Semernikov led the team to 17 national team under 16 years will lead Alexander Gerasimov. Senior coach of the women’s “Junior” (under 20) assigned Momir TASIC to 18 – Olga Shuneikina, to 16 years – Dmitry Shumikhin.