January 23, 2021 </span> <span class="post-page-date"> </span> </p><div id="post-content"> <p><strong>Inspired by the win against VCA Amstetten NÖ on Thursday, Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel prevailed against UVC Holding Graz in the red-white-red MEVZA League hit on Saturday evening - but only after a thrilling five sets. In the end, the hosts had to admit defeat 2: 3 (25:23, 25:22, 17:25, 18:25, 8:15).</strong>
In the decisive set, URW top scorer Marek Sulc quickly made it 3-0 with service winners. Waldviertel increased the pressure even further and, thanks to efficient network work, stayed in the lead both in the block and in the attack.
The hosts could no longer hold back. Thus, the fifth round clearly went to the Lower Austrians with 15: 8.
The se boys play without respect and with a lot of enthusiasm. We struggled with this energy. We had to completely change our tactics, but from the third set we found our rhythm again. Turning around such a difficult game was mentally important for my team. That shapes ”, summed up Waldviertel coach Zdenek Smejkal. More