Linz-Steg for women and Aich / Dob for men are the Austrian volleyball cup winners. A coach, three players and an active player from Salzburg cheer. </p><div> <p>It was the third cup triumph in a row for Linz-Steg. Coach Roland Schwab from Saalfelden celebrated after the 3-1 win against UVC Graz with his Salzburg trio Victoria Deisl, Lilly Hager and Bojana Ubiparip. "What we have achieved over the past few years makes me very proud. Winning the Cup three times in a row, first without and now with legionnaires, is really sensational," said Roland Schwab. Graz once again did not make it easy for his team. "From the third set on we were able to play out our strengths better and we won thanks not least to the strong bench. We have the cup in our pockets. Now we're going to the championship."</p>
The Styrians have something against it with Birgit Helminger from Pongau – the duel between the two top teams will continue in the league.
For Aich / Dob, winning the cup in the home arena in Bleiburg was the first cup title in the club’s history. After the 3: 1 (25:27, 26:24, 25:18, 25:19) final victory over VCA Amstetten, the Salzburg international Nicolai Grabmüller was allowed to celebrate. He is working on his comeback after a long injury break.