Grafing – The warm-up part for third division volleyball gamers in Grafing begins this Saturday. TSV begins with a house recreation within the promotion spherical. VGF Marktredwitz would be the visitor of honor within the Jahnsporthalle at 7 pm.
by Olaf Head
The group from North Franconia is one “that has expertise and makes comparatively few errors”, as Grafing’s coach Heiko Roth knowledgeable himself in regards to the rivals earlier than the playoff recreation. Last week he watched the visitors within the 3-1 win towards TSV Friedberg at Halle and analyzed their line-up and attacking choices. “I feel I do know what awaits us and what we’ve got to do,” says Roth, who has repeatedly introduced his males nearer to the opponent’s strengths and weaknesses by coaching types, “in order that it’s their Come to thoughts”. One focus was block protection.
“Of course, the main focus is at the start on our personal recreation,” nevertheless it’s all the time good to sensitize your personal group to “what Marktredwitzers is serving us.” The Grafinger coach sees his squad nicely ready. “I’m optimistic and I feel we’ve got an excellent probability towards them.”
The Graffiringers have been coaching indoors once more since early January. Roth laughs, saying the primary season after the Christmas break “took them a bit”. “Simple issues do not work there.” But the response and the coaching diligence of his household has clearly modified his hopes of a run of promotion for the higher. Roth was particularly taken with the final week of coaching. Four occasions he requested his males to “dance”. In a check match towards Roth’s former group within the second division TSV Mühldorf, Gräfinger led to a 1–1 draw, which happy the coach. Without Moritz Schnodt and Adrian Gegenfurtner, he felt the efficiency was “adequate”. His group are feeling in a greater place than they did in December within the final recreation earlier than the Christmas break, once they received 3-1 towards Friedberg.
The TSV group is nicely loaded with eleven males, solely lacking gamers from the second to be sturdy. “They can not help as a result of they’re additionally on responsibility on the gymnasium towards Türkheim on the identical time,” Heiko Roth lamented. On the opposite hand, asset Adrian Nachtway is again from this week after being overseas.
“All playoff video games are actual treats. Marktredwitz, Leipzig and Eltmann – all huge names in volleyball,” says Grafing’s group supervisor Johannes Oswald, trying ahead to each single recreation. “It will all the time rely upon the type of the day, so We and all followers can look ahead to top-class, thrilling and emotional video games.” Tickets are nonetheless obtainable on the field workplace and on-line at fightingbayrich.org. Grafinger Variety tickets might be raffled off amongst all guests.