The youth of Vardar Junior started the spring 2017/18 season. The players of Pepi Manaskov defeated Radovish with 26:24 (11:12) in SC Kale, and gained their 1st victory this season.
We played a match with positive and negative peaks, with many periods without goals. We had the 1st crisis at the start when the opponent reached a lead of 4:1.
The coach Manaskov had to call for a timeout. We returned to the court more focused and we soon drew 5:5. In the next period, we scored only one goal and conceded 7. Radovish had a lead of 12:6. We managed to consolidate until halftime and reduce the guest lead to 12:11. In the 2nd part, we managed to keep the pace and did not allow the guest to reach a bigger lead. In the 50th minute we reached our first lead of 19:18. This turnover "fuelled us up" and we won the match 26:24.
Vardar Junior – Radovish 26 – 24 (11 – 12)
Vardar Junior: Angelovski, Vasilevski 5, Ignov, Elenin, Antevski 2, Simevski 4, Hadzidimovski 5, Jakimovski, Jahovic 9, Chupetreski 1, Taleski, Chakalic, Bojkovski, Stojanovski, Ilievski, Kamchev.