Four Road Wins In Week One Of Italian SuperLeague (Week 1 Scores)

  0 Carly DeMarque | October 16th, 2017 | Italian League, News, Pro Indoor

The first week of the Italian men’s Superleague has concluded with Italian Super Cup winners, Sir Safety Conad Perugia, winning their match easily in three. Each of the 16 teams competed in week one and will keep things rolling when they pick up competition again on October 22. There were four road wins on the day – Revivre Milano, Cucine Lube Civitanova, Wixo LPR Piacenza and Calzedonia Verona.

Week 1 Scores

Winning team is bolded

Week 1 – October 15
Home Team Visiting Team Facility Score
Diatec Trentino Revivre Milano Palatrento
3-2, (25-22, 20-25, 25-20, 19-25, 15-13)
Sir Safety Conad Perugia Kioene Padova PalaEvangelisti
3-0, (25-17, 25-16, 25-22)
Azimut Modena BCC Castellana Grotte PalaSport G. Panini
3-0, (25-16, 25-15, 26-24)
Gi Group Monza Biosi Indexa Sora Candy Arena
3-1, (17-25, 25-17, 25-16, 25-21)
Vibo Valentia Cucine Lube Civitanova Pala Valentia
3-1, (25-23, 25-22, 22-25, 25-23)
Bunge Ravenna Wixo LPR Piacenza Pala De Andre
3-2, (22-25, 13-25, 25-16, 25-22, 17-15)
Top Volley Latina Calzedonia Verona PalaBianchini
3-2, (25-22, 25-22, 22-25, 19-25, 19-17)

Diatec Trentino has been a struggling force lately, as they looked to bounce back from two losses at the Italian Super Cup last week but found themselves on the losing end of their opening match of the Italian Superleauge. Revivre Milano played their match without fear, looking to Nimir Abdel-Aziz for the win as he put down 26 points and was named the MVP of the match. Milano also contributed 11 aces in the win.

Sir Safety opened up the season on a strong note and in front of a home crowd of 3,500 fans. The team was led by Aleksandar Atansijevic with 16 points and was named the MVP of the match.

Thomas Jaeschke stepped up for Calzedonia in their five-set win over Top Volley Latina with 26 points in the match. Despite the win, Top Volley was awarded the MVP of the match in Sasha Starovic with his 21 point performance.

Team Bests

  • Hitting percentage (63.6%) – Azimut Modena
  • Reception percentage (38.7% perfect) – Calzedonia Verona
  • Blocks (12) – Diatec Trentino
  • Points (79) – Calzedonia Verona
  • Aces (11) – Cucine Lube Civitanova and Revivre Milano

Top Individual Performances

  • Points (26) – Nimir Abdel-Aziz (Revivre Milano) and Thomas Jaeschke (Calzedonia Verona)
  • Attacks (22) – Thomas Jaeschke (Calzedonia Verona)
  • Aces (5) – Taylor Sander (Cucine Lube Civitanova)
  • Blocks (5) – Matteo Piano (Revivre Milano)

Up Next

Week 2 – October 22
Home Team Visiting Team Facility
Cucine Lube Civitanova Bunge Ravenna Eurosuole Forum
Calzedonia Verona Sir Safety Conad Perugia AGSM Forum
Wixo LPR Piacenza Vibo Valentia Pala Banca
Kioene Padova Diatec Trentino Kioene Arena
Biosi Indexa Sora Azimut Modena Palasport “City of Frosinone”
Revivre Milano Gi Group Monza PalaYamamay
BCC Castellana Grotte Top Volley Latina PalaFlorio

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About Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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