Ravenna unleashed on the market.
The Consar Porto Robur Costa Ravenna announces the engagement of hitters Oreste Cavuto, on loan from Trentino Volley, and the Dutch Thijs Ter Horst, who is back in Italy, where he played for three seasons in Verona and two in Piacenza, a distance of three leagues from the last played in our Country.
It is two purchases of the absolute value of technical that go to reinforce a roster very renewed and rejuvenated (at the moment the average age is 23.5 years), that the new coach Marco Bonitta will have to mold, to bear the impact of a Superalloy to 13 teams, which promises to be very competitive.
Oreste Cavuto, class of 1996, 199 cm tall, is currently involved with the national team in the Nations League, won the award for the “G. Badiali (best U23 Italian Series A2 in 2015/16) and has won the bronze medal at the World championships Under 23 in 2015.
Five titles, a Club world cup and the Cev Cup characterize his resume of victories with Trento.
“The one with Cavuto was a negotiation in fits and starts, which followed inevitably the evolution of the strategies of Trento on the market – explains Bonitta – but then, when the situation is unlocked, I was very pleased with the enthusiasm that the player has shown in coming to play at Ravenna, and the fact that he changed his mind after the good performance that is providing you with the national.
I got with him I was clear: there is a strategy that involves the use of continuous Lavia, but Oreste has been made available with great humility and a desire to do well.”
Thijs ter Horst, the Dutch national team since 2011, class of 1991, 205 cm in height, after his debut in the championship of his Country, arrives in Italy where he stayed for five vintages dividing her time between Verona and Piacenza.
Then the experience in the V-League, the championship of South Korea, the Samsung Bluefang with which jersey has been awarded two times as best team of the V-League, and professional sports teams in Qatar to the Police for having the Cup in Qatar.
“Thijs is a player of great physicality, with distinct characteristics in the blow of the attack from the second line – is the description of Bonitta – and especially with the quality in attack from the very place you are. After three years in Korea wanted to return in Italy and we intercepted the flight of his desire to return in the context of a team that has the certainty of being able to play.
We closed quickly and the negotiation and we believe we have taken a player that will be very useful. Now he is competing in the Golden League, the tournament for the national teams are not involved in the Nations League”.
With the two hitters is, by now, complementing the organic entrusted to Marco Bonitta for the next championship of the Superleague which will begin on 20 October: to be confirmed Saitta, Lavia and Marchini in addition to the arrivals of the setter of the Serbian Batak (class of 2000), of the free of the national slovenian Jani Kovacic (class of 1992), of the team Francesco Recine (class ’99), son of art, and of the opposite Sharone Vernon-Evans (class of ’99), currently engaged in the Nations League with the canadian national which was one of the architects of the third place at the World League in 2017 (first time in the history of the national american).
(Source: press release)