The president of the Provincial Council of Córdoba, Antonio Ruiz, today received the athletes who make up the Cordobabasket Women’s Management and Heat at the Palacio de la Merced, “a team worthy of praise because they have managed to become runners-up in Spain, a fact historic for our province.
The highest representative of the provincial government has pointed out that “without a doubt, Cordobasket is a benchmark team for our province because it is taking the Córdoba brand to all of Spain and with its deed we transmit the values of sport and advance in terms of equality”.
The highest representative of the Diputación has added that “from the Diputación we implement transversal policies to promote the practice of sports, regardless of where you live, and for this we always count on the collaboration and help of associations and clubs”.
Antonio Ruiz congratulated both the team coach and his assistant, Ángel Manuel Lopera and Rafael Jiménez, as well as the players: Adriana, Alicia, Lourdes, Marta, Candela, María, Marta, Luna, Irene, Beatriz, Alba and María.
The Sports delegate of the Diputación, Ana Blasco, has recognized the great track record that the team has reaped this season and has highlighted that “with perseverance, work and effort great things can be achieved. I am convinced that you will have a bright future.”
The team has risen, in addition to having become runner-up in Spain, with second place in the Andalusian Championship and gold in the provincial championship, where they have won 24 victories.
The general secretary of the Andalusian Basketball Federation, Antonio Guillén, was also present at the recognition ceremony.