The girls from Andes Talleres were crowned in the First South American of clubs, of Sports on wheels that took place in San Juan.

The hockey players Andes Workshops they were crowned champions in the 1st South American Championship of Sports Clubs on Wheels in San Juandefeating in the final Aberastain of Saint John by 4 to 0, with goals from Julieta Fernández (2), Agustina Fernández, Julieta Gómez and Malen Castillo.

The path laid out for the Mendocinas opened little by little. It started a bit rocky, but then everything started to flow in the team. The best Mendocino field hockey club reached its goal of celebrating its second South American club.

The girls from Andes Talleres were crowned in the First South American of clubs, of Sports on wheels that took place in San Juan. (Gentleness/)

Two weeks ago Andes Workshops suffered a painful defeat in Argentine Championship where he had to settle for runner-up and a bitter taste after the 1-0 loss to Valencian of San Juan. But in this continental contest, he had his revenge.

“We knew how to recover because we started this tournament weak. Emotionally we were not well. We went from minor to major raffling matches and we reacted, there was a mental change”, confided one of the champions Joana Vucevic.

Malen Castillofor her part, the youngest on the squad (17) and scorer of the fourth goal of the final, said that “it’s something incredible. We are very happy to achieve this tournament (the first South American for me) and to share the field with my teammateswhich are already making this Workshops a champion”.

The girls from Andes Talleres were crowned in the First South American of clubs, of Sports on wheels that took place in San Juan.

The girls from Andes Talleres were crowned in the First South American of clubs, of Sports on wheels that took place in San Juan. (Gentleness/)

And finally , juliet fernandezalso the Barça team’s top scorer, confided that this trophy is the result of “a work from two and a half years ago, and to crown it like this, it’s an incredible feeling. We knew that we had the revenge of the Argentine, that it was the opportunity to get rid of that bitter taste that remained after us. But we have a very united and strong group. Y something fundamental: love and passion for colors is what helped us get to this moment”.

workshops has an Intercontinental in 2018, two South American Clubs in the 2016 and this one in 2022 (NdR: this contest was to be played last year but was postponed due to the pandemic), plus three runners-up to his credit. But this last one was the first being a continental contest of all sports on wheels. Runners-up were aberastain and completed the podium UVT, both from San Juan. He also participated IMPSA which was eliminated by workshops in semifinals.

In the South American of the male branch, UVT was left with the glory after defeating Lomas in a great game, by 5 to 3.

The champion team

Archers: Natalia Jara and Yazmín Alesci.

Outfield players: Ludmila and Lourdes Vucevic, Julieta and Agustina Fernández, Clarisa Bustamante, Lourdes Gómez, Malén Castillo and Martina Sad.

Two Azulgranas to the Argentine National Team

Julieta Fernandez and Martina Sadof the champion team of this South American developed in San Juanwere concentrated with the Selected Argentine who will play the South American of Nationsalso in the neighboring province, from June 6 to 17.

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