Jug have won their first Regional league on Saturday defeating rivals Primorje in front of the home fans in Dubrovnik where the league’s Final Four was held. On Friday the home team had defeated Mladost 13-7 while Primorje overcame a tough Jadran Herceg Novi side 10-8. In the final however Jug walked away in a superior 2nd half securing their Regional league win. Top scorers for the winners were Josip Vrlic, netting 3 shots, left-hander Xavi Garcia and Paulo Obradovic (2 each). Jug even played without top scorer Felipe Perrone who on Tuesday had undergone quick surgery on appendicitis but will be back soon.
Regional League 2015-2016
Saturday, March 19:
Jug CO Dubrovnik (CRO) vs. Primorje EB Rijeka (CRO) 9-5 (2-2, 2-2, 3-0, 2-1)
Jug scorers: Josip Vrlic 3, Xavi Garcia 2, Paulo Obradovic 2, Luka Loncar, Pavo Markovic.
Primorje scorers: Ante Vukicevic, Nikola Dedovic, Gonzalo Echenique, Andelo Setka, Ivan Buljubasic.