MEVZA League
Founded1992; 30 years ago (1992)
(as Interleague)
No. of teams9 (men's edition)
6 (women's edition)
CountryAustria
Croatia
Hungary
Slovakia
Slovenia
(2021–22 season)
ContinentEurope
Most recent
champion(s)
ACH Volley (men's)
Vasas Óbuda (women's)
(2021–22 season)
Most titlesACH Volley
(men's, 12 titles)
SVS Post Schwechat (women's, 5 titles)
Official websitemevza.org/

The Middle European League or MEVZA League is a regional volleyball league, contested by the club teams from the Middle European Volleyball Zonal Association (MEVZA). The season consists of two stages; the regular league season, and the final four tournament. The most successful teams are ACH Volley (men's edition)[1] and SVS Post Schwechat (women's edition), with twelve and five titles, respectively.

Established in 1992, the competition was initially named Interleague and was played between 1992 and 2002. In 2005, the league was reestablished under the name Middle European League.[2]

List of winners (men's)

Seasons

Season Winners Runners-up
Interleague
1992–93 Czechoslovakia Aero Odolena Voda N/A
1993–94 Czech Republic Aero Odolena Voda Croatia Mladost Zagreb
1994–95 Slovakia VKP Bratislava Austria Donaukraft Wien
1995–96 Croatia Mladost Zagreb Austria Donaukraft Wien
1996–97 Croatia Mladost Zagreb N/A
1997–98 Croatia Mladost Zagreb N/A
1998–99 Croatia Mladost Zagreb N/A
1999–00 Austria HotVolleys Vienna N/A
2000–01 Not played
2001–02 Austria HotVolleys Vienna N/A
MEVZA League
2005–06 Austria HotVolleys Vienna Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck
2006–07 Slovenia Autocommerce Bled Austria HotVolleys Vienna
2007–08 Slovenia ACH Volley Bled Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck
2008–09 Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck Slovenia ACH Volley
2009–10 Slovenia ACH Volley Bled Austria HotVolleys Vienna
2010–11 Slovenia ACH Volley Bled Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck
2011–12 Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck Slovenia ACH Volley
2012–13 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Austria Posojilnica Aich/Dob
2013–14 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Austria Posojilnica Aich/Dob
2014–15 Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck Austria Posojilnica Aich/Dob
2015–16 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck
2016–17 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck
2017–18 Austria Posojilnica Aich/Dob Slovenia Calcit Volley
2018–19 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Austria Posojilnica Aich/Dob
2019–20 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Croatia Mladost Zagreb
2020–21 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Slovenia Merkur Maribor
2021–22 Slovenia ACH Volley Ljubljana Croatia Mladost Zagreb

Number of titles

Club Titles Winning years
Slovenia ACH Volley 12 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
Croatia Mladost Zagreb 4 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
Austria HotVolleys Vienna 3 2000, 2002, 2006
Austria Hypo Tirol Innsbruck 3 2009, 2012, 2015
Czech Republic Aero Odolena Voda 2 1993, 1994
Slovakia VKP Bratislava 1 1995
Austria Posojilnica Aich/Dob 1 2018

List of winners (women's)

Seasons

Season Winners Runners-up
Interleague
1992–93 Austria Post SV Wien N/A
1993–94 Croatia Mladost Zagreb N/A
1994–95 Hungary Eger N/A
1995–96 Hungary Eger N/A
1996–97 Hungary Eger N/A
1997–98 Austria Post SV Vienna N/A
1998–99 Austria Post SV Vienna N/A
1999–00 Hungary Nyíregyháza RK N/A
2000–01 Austria Post SV Vienna N/A
2001–02 Austria SV Schwechat/PSV Telekom N/A
MEVZA League
2005–06 Slovakia OMS Senica Slovakia Slavia Bratislava
2006–07 Slovakia OMS Senica Slovenia HIT Nova Gorica
2007–08 Slovenia HIT Nova Gorica Austria SVS Post Schwechat
2008–09 Croatia Rijeka KWSO Austria SVS Post Schwechat
2009–10 Slovenia Nova KBM Branik Croatia Split 1700
2010–11 Czech Republic Modřanská Prostějov Austria SVS Post Schwechat
2011–12 Slovenia Nova KBM Branik Austria SVS Post Schwechat
2012–13 Slovenia Nova KBM Branik Austria SVS Post Schwechat
2013–14 Slovenia Calcit Kamnik Slovenia Nova KBM Branik
2014–15 Slovenia Nova KBM Branik Slovenia Calcit Volleyball
2015–16 Slovenia Calcit Volley Hungary Linamar Békéscsabai
2016–17 Hungary Linamar Békéscsabai Slovenia Calcit Volley
2017–18 Hungary Linamar Békéscsabai Czech Republic Olomouc
2018–19 Czech Republic Olomouc Slovenia Nova KBM Branik
2019–20 Slovenia Calcit Volley Slovenia Nova KBM Branik
2020–21 Not played
2021–22 Hungary Vasas Óbuda Slovenia Calcit Volley

Number of titles

Club Titles Winning years
Austria SVS Post Schwechat 5 1993, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002
Slovenia Nova KBM Branik 4 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015
Hungary Eger 3 1995, 1996, 1997
Slovenia Calcit Volley 3 2014, 2016, 2020
Slovakia OMS Senica 2 2006, 2007
Hungary Linamar Békéscsabai 2 2017, 2018
Croatia Mladost Zagreb 1 1994
Hungary Nyíregyháza RK 1 2000
Slovenia Gorica 1 2008
Croatia Rijeka 1 2009
Czech Republic Modřanská Prostějov 1 2011
Czech Republic Olomouc 1 2019
Hungary Vasas Óbuda 1 2022

References

  1. ^ "ACH Volley do 12. naslova srednjeevropskih prvakov!" (in Slovenian). Siol. 20 February 2022. Retrieved 20 February 2022.
  2. ^ "Hall of Fame – Middle European League". mevza.volleynet.at. Archived from the original on 18 January 2021. Retrieved 28 April 2021.