Spanish shooting guard Naiara Díez faces with Bizkaia
Gernika the last two games of a season in which her club has been brilliantly fighting to qualify for the playoffs for the title, reaching a 12 win 7 losses record just a few weeks ago.
has averaged 4.5 points in 19 minutes per game, scoring 24 three points in 24 games and providing her usual intensity, dedication and scoring threat in her seventh season in Liga Femenina after helping Gernika last season to move to 1st division averaging 14.2 poins 5.5 rebounds and +12.7 efficiency per game.
It has certainly been a historical season for both Gernika Bizkaia and Naiara after not suffering at all during the year to stay in Spanish top division.
the game last Saturday subtract two match to finish the regular season. Os
is playing with Embutidos Pajariel Bembibre (with which you fight for fifth
place) and the Mann Filter you need one more victory to definitely guaranteed
permanence. How do
you face in Gernika these two tough games?
face matches eager to win. We
took a last meetings in which we are not playing at our level and we want to
finish the season with good feelings.
match against Bembibre will be a tough game where you have to fight hard. They
have a great team, as reflected in the rankings. Also
be our last game of the season at home, and what better way to thank our fans
all their support with a victory.
match against Mann Filter will be an exciting match because we face a great
team with young players, high quality and have been showing lately. For
us it will be our last game of the season and of course we will win.
last days have been a bit complicated since you have been close to classify for
the playoffs for the title but eventually the úlitmos results have you out to
get the big prize. However,
your season can only be described as outstanding have given it a very high
standard throughout the competition. What
do you think about the latter part of the season?
season have been in the top positions of the classification and that is thanks
to the fruit of work well done.
the party that we lost at home against La Seu was key and we could not win
despite having the last shot to do so. That
was the turning point for our real options playoff faded a lot.
Still for us. we
are a newly promoted club, being in the top six is a success.
this season have proven to be some of the hardest to beat rivals. Proof
of this is the sixth position you occupy with a record of 12 wins and 12
value do it this season so far?
It has been a very good
the icing had been the playoffs but still have competed and done great
basketball whenever we come to the track.
regard to the remaining two games of the season we will try to win and stay
with the good taste we've had all year.
classification will look to see the fruits of a job well done, both by the club
in his first year in women's league as part of the whole team.
this is your second season at the club and your second year with Mario Lopez as
things Mario asks you to contribute to the team and what affects more details
you need to improve? What
do you think you've brought you to Gernika in the second year together?
has become my second home and I am very happy in the village and equipment.
only asks me to be myself, who enjoy on the court for the minutes that dispute
and do what is done, ie be intense, defend and pull shots arriving me.
terms of areas for improvement, I know I still have many things like optimizing
the boat, play better direct blocks, readings, passes and many other aspects. Even
my virtues can and must improve and work every day to do so.
this second year has given me great stability. I
have improved in many aspects of the game and especially I enjoyed every
practice and game with my team. Also,
having the support of all the fans and all the kids that continue to cheer at
no time is absolutely amazing.
only conclude by saying, ESKERRIK ASKO!