ACH Volley Ljubljana are the Slovenian Volleyball titleholders for the 15th consecutive season!
DOL Moški playoff final series with Calcit Volley by prevailing in Game 3 in four sets, with this results 25:19, 25:21, 16:25, 25:19. So, ACH Volley won the 15th straight national title, the 16th overall.
The team finished the regular season unbeaten with a 18-0 score, and lost only six sets, and they struggled in the playoffs which they started from the semifinals, skipping the quarterfinals as the top seed. They had to play the tie-break against the fourth seed Salonit Anhovo in Game 1 before achieving a straight-set win in Game 2 and advancing to the finals. In the gold medal matchup against the third Calcit Kamnik, ACH Volley also had to prevail one game in the tie-break. After that, the new-old champions scored a 3-0 and a 3-1 victory to close the final series.
In the decisive Game 3 of the finals the Croatian outside hitter Petar Đirlić was the top-scorer for ACH Volley with 15 points. Diko Purič also contributed with 4 of the team’s 15 winning-blocks, while captain Jan Pokeršnik made 72% positive reception. Ukrainian Dmitrii Babkov scored 15 points on the other side.
Do you remember? ACH Volley was also the winner of the Mevza cup…
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