«We had a start that we hadn’t expected – we weren’t any good at getting into the game, and Reggio took advantage of this fact and carried it through to the end. Apart from the first ten minutes, I’m really happy with what we did, how we reacted and how we played in the rest
GRISSIN BON REGGIO EMILIA-OPENJOBMETIS VARESE: 73-68 Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia: Aradori 10, Needham 11, Polonara 8, Reynolds 6, Della Valle 11, De Nicolao 3, Strautins ne, Kaukenas 2, Cervi 18, Gentile 2, Williams 2. Coach: Massimiliano Menetti. Openjobmetis Varese: Johnson 17, Anosike 6, Maynor ne, Avramovic 9, Pelle 8, Bulleri 5, Rossi ne, Cavaliero 2, Kangur 5, Canavesi
After the delicious victory in the derby against Cantù in Desio, Openjobmetis Captain Daniele Cavaliero was centre stage of ‘Basket: a school of life’, the initiative that brings Openjobmetis Varese Basketball players in direct contact with the students of Varese and the province, thanks to the contribution of Teva, pharmaceutical multinational top sponsor of the
«Lavish words of praise for my boys, I can’t find any more adjectives. Today was the crowning glory of all the work we’ve done, and in the second half our physical fitness allowed us to fly. I’m also very happy for how our Americans defended spectacularly, which isn’t natural for them by any means. It’s
MIA-RED OCTOBER CANTÙ-OPENJOBMETIS VARESE: 72-85 MIA-Red October Cantù:Acker 4, Ballabio ne, Cournooh 7, Baparapè, Parrillo 3, Pilepic 6, Calathes 7, Callahan, Darden 7, Dowdell 15, Quaglia 4, J. Johnson 19. Coach: Carlo Recalcati. Openjobmetis Varese: D. Johnson 10, Anosike 10, Maynor 24, Avramovic, Pelle 10, Bulleri, Rossi ne, Cavaliero, Kangur 4, Canavesi ne, Ferrero 2, Eyenga 25. Coach: Attilio Caja.
On Monday morning, Massimo Bulleri, Aleksa Avramovic and Francesco Roncari returned to the school benches at I.S.I.S. ‘E. Stein’ in Gavirate as part of the ‘Basketball: a school of life’ project, the Varese Basketball initiative which, thanks to the contribution by TEVA, the top pharmaceutical sponsor of the Piazza Monte Grappa club, brings Openjobmetis players