Leagues, 5th round: SC Rottal-Inn 2 celebrates clear victory
Victorious was also SC Rottal-Inn 4 in the away game versus the TSV Ergoldsbach, which could be beaten with 5:3 and the Rottaler from the fourth place in the Bezirksliga West displaced. Next opponent ist second placed JVA Straubing.
The first and third teams went empty. The Landesliga-team suffered a unfortunate loss of 3.5: 4.5 by SC Gröbenzell 1. Tournament rank 7 could be held, however, because the teams placed behind the Rottaler also did not score points. In any case, at least one point should be scored versus the next opponent, SC Tarrasch Munich 1, in order to keep the distance to the relegation places.
SC Rottal 3 had to admit a defeat of 2:6 to the championship leader of the Bezirksliga West, FC Ergolding 2. Prerequisite for leaving the last place is a victory over the SV Aham in the next round.
End of season in youth leagues: positive balance
With the staying in the Niederbayernliga the first team reached the goal, that was set for the season. After losing 1:3 to the new Champion FC Ergolding 2, they finished fourth. The best single result was scored by Simon Rueß (board 2) with 3.5 points from 5 games. On board 1 Martin Metodiev got 3 points from 5 games - an appealing result. Johannes Dittrich (board 4) came on 1.5 points from 3 games. Jonas Dietrich also won 1.5 points (5 games).
In the last round of the Jugend-Bezirksliga West West, SC Rottal-Inn 2 lost 1:3 to FC Ergolding 4, but had secured the bronze medal already before the round. Simon Kraus (Brett 4), who won all his three games, contributed the most points to this excellent result. Vladislav Sharin (board 1) and Leon Dietrich (board 3) scored a balanced result with 2 points out of 4 games. Further single results: Luca Fechtner 1 point / 1 game, Fabian Majewski 1/3, Lukas Maier 1/4.
Club Championship 2016/17: Bensch in sole lead
The 5th round must be finished by 24 February.