Here is some information about club LP Viesti Salo ry (ry = registered association) and team LP Viesti, known as LP SALO in CEV Eurocups.

Short history

LP Viesti, known as LP SALO in Eurocups, is 28.2.2008 founded volleyball club from south-west city of Salo, Finland. Previously team was called Salon Viesti and it has been playing in Finnish Championsleague, Mestaruusliiga, since year 2000.

LP Viesti has won 8 Finnish Championships, 7 in a row 2009-2015 and 8th in year 2017. Also club has achieved previously 5 silver medals and one bronze (year 2008 as Salon Viesti). In Finnish Cup they have won 10 championships and 5 silver medals.

Best achievement is CEV Eurocups is so far semifinal place in CEV Challenge Cup 2013 – and also taking part CEV Champions League 2015 and 2018.

LP Viesti has longest winning streak in Finnish ball sport history after winning 114 domestic matches in a row.

LP Viesti wants to build a team, that will get victories domestic and also on international level. Club wants to make women´s volleyball a big sport in Finland, that gets interest widely all over country. Also co-operation with junior club Salon Viesti is important issue.

Sports director Mr. Tomi Lemminkäinen has been working in Salo team since it started in top-level in the end on 1990´s. First Lemminkäinen acted as a coach, then as sports manager of the club and now again also as a head coach.

Seasons from 2008-09 until 2016-17 as name LP Viesti

  • 2008-2009:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: Challenge Cup, 2nd round, won Rabita Baku home 3-2, away loose 3-0
  • 2009-2010:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: Challenge Cup, Main Phase, 8th final, total place 14th
  • 2010-2011:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: CEV Cup, 16th final and to Challenge Cup: 4th final, total place 5th
  • 2011-2012
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: CEV Cup, 8th final, total place 13th
  • 2012-2013:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: Silver
    CEV: CEV Cup, 16th final and to Challenge Cup: Semi-Final, total Place 3rd (more here)
  • 2013-2014:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: Silver
    CEV: CEV Cup, 4th final, total Place 9th
  • 2014-2015:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: 2015 CEV DenizBank Volley Champions League, 16th
  • 2015-2016
    Finnish League: silver
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: CEV Cup, 8th final, total Place 13th
  • 2016-2017:
    Finnish League: gold
    Finnish Cup: gold
    CEV: CEV Cup, 16th final, total Place 17th

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