Keresés:     2019 március 20. szerda
img1img2img4img5img7img8img9img10img11img12img13img14












Confident win at home increases our lead in the finals


After a tight first half we were able to find our rhythm in the second and come away with a nice win to pull away 2-0 against Szekszárd.

SOPRON BASKET - KSC SZEKSZÁRD 70-55 (19-12, 6-14, 27-13, 18-16)
Sopron, 1400 néző

Sopron Basket: Fegyverneky 7/3, Turner 20/12, Crvendakic 15/6, Milovanovic 13, Jovanovic 8 Sub.: Dubei 4, Page 3, Weninger -

KSC Szekszárd: Studer Á. 2, Gereben 5, Costa -, McCall 11, Mansare - Sub.: Oblak 12/3, Bálint R. 8/6, Theodoreán 7/6, Kiss V. -, Vincze N. -

Stats

PGS: 23/49 47% ill. 16/54 30%

3-PTS: 7/22 32% ill. 5/17 29%

FTS: 17/22 77% ill. 18/24 75%

Rebounds: 37 (Jovanovic 9) ill. 34 (McCall 7)

Assists: 11 (Turner 5) ill. 11 (Oblak, Theodorean 4-4)

Steals: 9 (Dubei, Turner 3-3) ill. 10

Turnovers: 14 ill. 12

Blocks: 3 ill. 1

Faults: 21 ill. 27

VAL: 85 (Turner 22) ill. 55 (McCall 14)

Tina won the ball for us at the tip-off, and shortly after that Yvonne gave us the lead with a spectacular three. Two minutes later Erica McCall converted one of two from the line for the first point of our guests (3rd minute 3-2). Jeca made a nice lay-up off a greta assist by Tina, and then McCall was successful again, this time for a double. After that Yvonne made her second triple of the game Aleks fought hard for a lay-up, and was able to make it. She aded one more point to our total, and then Yvonne stepped up again for her next demoralising shot, which made Zeljko Djokic call his first time-out in the game (7th minute 13-3). After the short break Krnjic drew a foul on Danielle, and she completed a three-point play at the line. Aleks responded to it with her own two shots at the free throw line, and Oblak copied her actions at the other end. Tina fought for an offensive rebound and when she grabbed it, she put it back for two with contact, and she also made the foul shot. Oblak scored from a lay-up in traffic, after Jeca made one of two from the line, which set the score for the first quarter (10th minute 19-12).

The second period began with very physical match-ups, but after two minutes Zsófi was finally able to score, to which Oblak answered with a shot from downtown (13th minute 21-15). Tina scored a double just before the shot clock ran down off the assist by Aleks. In the next few minutes both teams were inaccurate, Szekszárd with their passes, and us with our shots, which is why no baskets were made for a long time. Head coach Roberto Iniguez decided that he needed to talk to his team, and called a time-out (18th minutw 23-15). After the break Aleks made a turnover, and McCall took advantage of it for a double, to which Theodoreán added three more to reduce the gap to a single point. What's more, after Oblak's easy lay-up Szekszárd even took the lead with 48 seconds remaining until half-time, when Roberto Iniguez called his next time-out (23-24). Just before the buzzer Tina hit a double off the assist by Yvonne to regain the lead for Sopron, but McCall's shot found its way into the basket from the last possession of the half, giving the lead back to the guests (20th minute 25-26).

Aleks opened the third period with a triple, to which Jeca added two more, while not allowing Szekszárd to score at the other end (23rd minute 30-26). After that Krnjic and Yvonne exchanged doubles, and our guard put three more points on the board, to which Theodoreán answered back likewise. However, Yvonne wouldn't let herself be outscored, she hit another one from behind the arc (25th minute 38-31). Jeca made a nice double from the paint after Gereben's two succesful free throws. McCall hit two from the line, and after that Zsófi buried a huge triple with Studer's hands in her face, who then answered back with a lay-up (27th minute 43-37). Zsófi made the crowd burst into screaming with a last second jumper, and then Aleks topped it with a great triple to force Szekszárd's next time-out (28th minute 48-37). After the break Danielle was the first to score, and then she committed a foul to get Szekszárd to the free throw line, where Bálint made both shots awarded. Debi drew a foul on her defender, and since both teams were in the bonus, she stood behind the foul line and made both shots from there, setting the score for the quarter (30th minute 52-39).

Jeca set off the final stage of the game with a double, to which Krnjic answered back with a lay-up after a steal. Tina scored one of two from the line, and after Tina grabbed an offensive rebound, she gave it to Aleks, who converted her pass into a double. Krnjic made an easy shot from under the basket, and then Debi made two shots from the free throw line, and the Danielle made one. Bálint hit a triple for Szekszárd, and then when we almost lost the ball in offense, Roberto Iniguez called his next time-out (36th minute 60-46). Aleks hit both shots from the line, but so did McCall. Bálint broke the silence after a few inaccurate efforts with an open three, to which Jeca responded with two accurate foul shots, and then coach Djokic called his next time-out (38th minute 64-51). Yvonne got the game going after the short pause with a double after a beautiful spin move in the paint, to which Gereben answered back with three shots made from the line. Yvonne made two of the same, and then Jeca scored from under the basket off the assist by Aleks. Oblak scored twice from the line, and set the final score of the game (40th minute 70-55).

After two games Sopron lead the series 2-0, Game 3 will be played in Szekszárd on Thursday at 8 pm, which could even decide the fate of the championship title.

Roberto Iniguez: I said congratulations to the girls in the locker room, because they have done a great job! We lost our minds for only five minutes before half time. We can't play like that, because that is exactly what Szekszárd wants. We have to be clever and use our strengths in offense and in defense. I am very proud of our players. I know they are at the limit, but they are giving out everything they have got. We still need one more step, and we know it will be very difficult. I know it is hard beating a team three timesin a row, but we will try. I am sure that we will go to Szekszárd for the win!

Jelena Milovanovic: It was a difficult first quarter, but after the break we were already playing the way we said we would. We didn't give our opponent many chances for the win, we played fantastically in the second half. We were already defending very well in the first half, but after the break we were already playing cleverly. We still need one more win for the league title and we want to get it on Thursday.

Zeljko Dokic: Congratulations to Sopron for the win! They played very well. I am proud of my own team, they followed the game plan, and we played very well until half time. It was a real final, we presented a level of basketball that was almost the niveau of a men's game. We stayed in the locker room after half time, and continued with lots of mistakes and out of rhythm. We conceded 27 points in the third quarter, and we must examine the reasons for it. I hope that we can win in Szekszárd and turn the series our way!

Alexandra TheodoreánCongratulations to Sopron, they played fantastically! They scored a lot of extra baskets. The difference grew above ten points multiple times, and it is very hard to come back from that. You need three wins for the championship title, we won't give up, we will put everything out on the court, and try to win at home.



- 2018-04-29




[ Nyomtatható verzió ]

További hireink
    EuroLeague Women Final Four to return to Sopron
MUNICH (Germany) - FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday that the EuroLeague Women Final Four 2019 will be held in Sopron, Hungary, from April 12-14
03/20 14:55
    Ekaterinburg kick off league play-offs with a win
Kursk also won, Prague go through to semi-finals in the Czech Republic
03/19 10:49
    Győzelemmel kezdte a bajnoki rájátszást a Jekatyerinburg
A FINAL4-ig nyomon követjük a riválisok bajnoki szereplését, akik egytől-egyig már a rájátszásnál tartanak hazájuk kiírásában
03/19 10:45
    Fegyverneky Zsófi vendégeskedett a Sopron TV-ben
Csapatunk kapitányával, Fegyverneky Zsófiával beszélgetett a Sopron TV hétfői sport magazinjában Major Mihály
03/19 09:28
    Jeca's son is born
One of our club's iconic players, Jelena Milovanovic gave birth to a boy on Friday
03/18 10:33
    Megszületett Jeca kisfia
Klubunk egyik ikonikus játékosa, Jelena Milovanovic pénteken kisfiúnak adott életet
03/18 09:44
    We beat Vasas by a big scoring night from our young players
Although we began the game slowly, with many mistakes, we managed to turn things around in the second half and came away with a confident win in the league
03/16 20:37
    Fiataljaink ponterős játékával győztük le a Vasast
Habár a mérkőzést lassan, sok hibával kezdtük, a második félidőre rendeztük sorainkat és magabiztos győzelmet arattunk a bajnokságban
03/16 20:20
    League duties coming one after the other
Following the battles of the Hungarian Cup and the Euroleague quarter finals it is time for some league action again
03/14 23:32
    Bajnoki feladatok jönnek, szép sorjában
A Magyar Kupa küzdelmei és az Euroliga negyeddöntő után ismét a hazai bajnokságon a sor
03/14 23:31
    Introducing: José Gonzalez Dantas
José Gonzalez Dantas joined the club during the season as the new assistant coach, and began working with great energy right away
03/12 11:34
    Bemutatjuk: José Gonzalez Dantas
Szezon közben érkezett hozzánk a másodedzői posztra José Gonzalez Dantas, aki nagy energiával vetette bele magát a munkába
03/12 11:02
    We sealed the deal in France!
Leading all the way through the game against Bourges we managed to beat them a second time, punching the last ticket available in the FINAL4! Bourges Basket - Sopron Basket 64-74 (18-19, 11-15, 16-17, 19-23) Bourges, 5000 att
03/08 21:49
    FINAL4! JÖVÜNK!
Koncentrált játékkal magabiztos győzelmet arattunk a Bourges otthonában, így 2-0 arányban megnyertük a párharcot és 2018 után idén is ott leszünk a FINAL4-ban!!! Bourges Basket - Sopron Basket 64-74 (18-19, 11-15, 16-17, 19-23) Bourges, 5000 néző
03/08 21:37
    Boldog Nőnapot kívánunk!
Felnőtt csapatunk és Akadémiánk is csatlakozott a Nemzetközi Kosárlabda Szövetség (FIBA), március 8-i nőnapi felhívásához, mely során élő alakzat megformálását kérték szalag vagy nyolcas formájában
03/08 11:34
    One step away from the FINAL4
We delivered a dramatic victory Tuesday night against Bourges in the first game of the Euroleague quarter-finals
03/07 11:16
    Egy lépésre a FINAL4-tól
Drámai győzelemben diadalmaskodtunk kedden este a Bourges ellen az Euroliga negyeddöntőjének első mérkőzésén
03/07 11:11
    A Bourges elleni győzelem emlékezetes pillanatai
Emlékezetes csatát nyertünk meg kedd este a Bourges ellen
03/06 10:32
    Game one in the pockets!
We managed to come away with the victory thanks to a huge team effort and a clutch double by Candice in the Euroleague quarter final! Sopron Basket - Bourges Basket 66-65 (25-23, 15-17, 14-11, 12-14) Sopron
03/05 20:57
    Egy labdás mérkőzésen, óriási győzelem!
Fantasztikus hangulatú, az utolsó másodpercekig kiélezett mérkőzésen legyőztük a Bourges csapatát, így nálunk az előny a párharcban! Sopron Basket - Bourges Basket 66-65 (25-23, 15-17, 14-11, 12-14) Sopron, 1800 néző
03/05 20:30


[ A mai nap hírei | A hónap összes híre ]



Tilos a www.wb-sopron.com bármely fotójának, írott anyagának vagy részletének újraközlése a szerző,
ill. az oldal írásbeli engedélye nélkül.