The DBC SUMA 1 Nacional Senior Men's team defeated Montemar de Alicante last weekend with a final score of 79-64. this day served once again to show the equality in which group B of this category moves this course.
The team led by Eduardo Clavero and Pascual Miralles came to this game with significant casualties that were made up for with the addition of three junior players who played at a very high level. They and the step forward taken by the group, which showed great solidity, made possible a result that, a priori, was presumed difficult due to the rivals' trajectory in the competition.
From the beginning, those from Dénia were able to equalize forces under the hoops and, in addition, based on rhythm and success, they overcame the opposing defense reaching ten points of rent at the start of a brilliant second quarter, which ended with an advantage of thirteen points.
After the break came the expected visitor reaction that raised its defensive tone and managed to close the gap. But the Dianense team overcame the most compromised moments and reached the end of the third period nine points up on the scoreboard.
El Dénia Básquet He showed a sign of maturity in the last ten minutes of the match, first knowing how to choose the best options to once again dominate his rivals by fifteen points, and then controlling the game to keep the lead until the end, without giving any option to the alicantinos.
The next day will close the first round of the competition. The team will visit the field of CB La Vila, outstanding leader of the group, with the aim of continuing to grow to try to enter the bottom of the league in one of the places that give access to the qualifying rounds for promotion to the EBA League.
Senior Male Preferred
For his part, the Preferred Senior Male returned home defeated from Ondara after the match, whose result was 67-49. After a start in which the locals began to command, Carlos Vila's men improved in defense to close the first period with a one-point advantage.
However, the attack was not enough and Ondara recovered his initial tone in the second quarter, without this time those from Dénis being able to stop them. They arrived at the break with a fifteen-point deficit.
During the second half, hard work was done to recover the lost ground, returning the game to the equal footing of the first quarter. But the rivals knew how to secure their advantage and did not allow it to be possible to get closer on the scoreboard, finally taking the derby with a comfortable income that ended the good run of three consecutive wins for the Dianense team.
The team will close the first round of the league next week receiving a visit from Horadada at Joan Fuster, before whom they will try to recover the good line of play shown in recent days.