Handball: Rein Neckar Leuven II – HSG Constance 25:38 (15:19). – HG Oftersheim/Schwetzingen organized a well-organized event in assist of the Schwetzingen charity in reminiscence of former Ofterheim handball participant Patrick Lengler, who died too early of leukemia. In the second check run, HSG obtained off to a tough begin in the primary recreation in entrance of a well-performing line-up. Although he initially took the lead, the Bundesliga kids, who gained the third division title with a rating of 39:5, didn’t permit themselves to be shaken. Instead, the younger lions took the lead 11:9. As a consequence, the newly shaped Konstanzer’s offensive coordination issues had been diminished and the tempo elevated. Leading 15-9 at halftime, the efficiency of the Yellow-Blues was actually entertaining, particularly in the second half. From a versatile pack and strong assist from Leon Grabenstein in purpose, HSG began the sport at a really harmful tempo with their sturdy wings. Newcomer Gregor Thomann confirmed his expertise in addition to his match accomplice Lucas Koeder. Finn Beckmann and Luis Foge additionally scored 4 targets every. Soon the scoreboard lit up 26:16. HSG coach Jörg Lützelberger was nonetheless capable of check so much, altering participant positions everywhere in the subject each 10-Quarter-hour. No matter who’s on the plate: the starvation for function has not but been happy. A 38:25 victory led by Joel Mauch, Christos Erifopoulos and Sebastian Hutechek allowed them to succeed in the finals. Second division rivals ThSV Eisenach had been ready there after beating hosts HG Oftersheim/Schwetzingen 25-17 in the second semi-final.
HSG (vs. Rhein-Neckar Löwen II): Grabenstein, Ebert (each Thor); Stotz (2), Chacko (2), Foege (4), Michelberger (1), Toman (8/4), Erifopoulos (2), Mauch (4), Beckmann (4), Wendel (1), Schramm (1 ) ), Ingenpas, Bait (8/2), Knezevic (1), Hutecek (1).
An attention-grabbing finale
HSG Constance – ThSV Eisenach 24:28 (11:11). – Against a powerful, well-trained and clear-looking opponent, Konstanz may as soon as once more depend on good protection and goalkeeper Janis Boyk in an important temper. “With just a little little bit of focus and precision, we might be up by a few targets at halftime,” concluded HSG coach Lutzelberger. Meanwhile, his workforce took a 4-3 lead and trailed 7-10 earlier than coming again to make it 11-11 at halftime. Konstanz took the lead 13:12 after the row change. After that, nonetheless, Eisenach countered 4 instances in a 5-1 protection towards a promoted workforce in the particular person of Finn Hangstein. 17:13 – lastly decisive mortgage. After a short misunderstanding in yellow and blue, they fought again and got here shut to a few targets (15:18/21:24), however they may not do extra. In the tip, there was a defeat with a rating of 24:28.
For his younger workforce, it was an important expertise and lesson towards a high workforce in the second division, “we take so much with us for general improvement. We’re constructing a brand new workforce,” stated HSG coach Lutzelberger.
HSG (vs. ThSV Eisenach): Ebert, Boyek (each targets); Stotz (2), Chacko (4), Foege (1), Michelberger (1), Toman (2/1), Erifopoulos (2), Mauch (1), Beckmann (2), Wendel (2), Schramm (1) ) ), Ingenpass, Bait (4/3), Knezevic (2), Hutecek.