The Embutidos Pajariel Bembibre squad that will face the club’s tenth campaign in the highest category appeared before their fans at the Virgen de la Peña School in the town of Boeza. There, after a walk through the streets of Bembibre, the players arrived on Harley-Davidson motorcycles driven by a group of bikers from Bercia, a tradition that once again confirmed the enthusiasm that the team awakens with such an exciting project.
The event was a turning point for a preseason that began just a few days ago and whose first game will be from 7:30 p.m. this Saturday in Lugo against Durán Maquinaria Ensino. Later, after the Castilla y León Cup in Zamora there will be two friendlies, the first against the Lugo team and the second against IDK Euskotren, the last appointment before the league premiere, on the 26th of this month against Ensino at the Bembibre Arena.
The event began with the floral offering
The event was attended by authorities led by the mayor of Bembibre, Silvia Cao, and the Councilor for Sports, Jesús Esteban, who ratified the support of the Consistory for this course. The nine players present – Kionna Jeter and Djénéba N’Diaye were absent – were presented as an aperitif to the speeches of the coach, Pepe Vázquez, and the president, Amparo Villadangos, who thanked the support received.
The celebration, yes, began with the traditional floral offering to Santo Ecce Homo, patron of Bembibre. A brief mass was celebrated by the parish priest of the capital of Bierzo Alto, who blessed the squad and wished all the players luck in what will be the tenth season of the Bercian entity in the highest category of Spanish women’s basketball. , the Endesa Women’s League.