HANDBALL – In the Eredivisie, the gentlemen of E&O have booked a simple 35-26 victory over GHV from Goirle. The ladies of E&O also managed to win their match in the Eerste Divisie. Against Aalsmeer, they won 27-23.

    The gentlemen of E&O are competing in the middle bracket throughout the season. Today important points could be taken against GHV, which is not yet assured of survival in the Eredivisie. However, the people of Emmen did not give the Brabant a chance today. Henrik Bergholt’s team recorded a big victory (35-26), which means that E&O can make a big jump in the rankings in the remainder of the competition. The difference with the number 4 Aalsmeer is only 5 points. Next week the men will go to The Hague to compete against another relegation candidate, EHC.

    The ladies of E&O competed in the Eerste Divisie against low flyer Aalsmeer, which is in the penultimate place. The victory was not easy, but the team of coach Jan Gerald Mulder won the match 27-23. The profit brings the sub-top into view for E&O, currently they are 11th. In addition, the residents of Emmen have played a number of fewer matches than their competitors. Next week the game against VZV from ‘t Veld, the number 14 of the Eerste Divisie, is on the program.