After a fifth place in the Spanish Cup in Torrox, a third in Oropesa and a third place in Burriana playing against Seniors team, the youngsters got a great third place in the Arena 1000 of Orihuela.
With this trajectory, the Hemeroscopea CH Xàbia Juvenil is placed at the head of the ranking of the Spanish Handbol Beach Championship, followed by the Algueciras and the Rayito salinero de Torrevieja.
In Orihuela, those of Xàbia had a great representation demonstrating to be at the height of this championship being of the first year. They did not have a simple path despite winning all the matches in Shout Out. They competed against the Elite Salinera and the Maravillas de Benalmádena School and entered the quarters as group champions.
Once in the quarterfinals they faced one of the strongest teams in Valencia, the Rayito Salinero. A great defense caused by Moll, Nacho, Soler and a magnificent Javier Devesa in attack and defense earned them to Xàbia to win again in shout out to the Torrevieja team.
Already in the semifinals against Urci Almería, the team xabiero, formed by the photogenic Cervera, Savall, Thevenet and Vacas and the tireless Javi, allowed them to arrive with options at the end. After losing the first part in the golden goal he made the Club Handbol Xàbia I would force the shout out in this match.
This time it was not possible to win, but thanks to the great game they qualified in third position, in a competition that had the Urci Almería to the champion team.
Special mention to the goal of Benidorm, Miguel Codina, who deserved to receive the prize for best goalkeeper for the great show he offered in this Arena 1000, in addition to playing as a specialist and goal of the Xàbia cadet team.
At the Hemeroscopea CH Xàbia, the 1000 Arena of Valencia will remain and later it will go to the Championship of Spain, which in this edition will be played on the beach of San Juan, near Alicante. In this event, the Xabieros teams will go all out because this year they see a great level of play as they have the teams that come to this championship.