Men’s volleyball KEPCO, who won the ‘Spring Volleyball’ ticket by defeating KB Insurance in the last game last season and finishing in 4th place (56 points, 20 wins, 16 losses), won 4 consecutive wins this year for the second year in a row. Challenge the postseason.
KEPCO defeated Hyundai Capital with a set score of 3-1 (20-25 25-22 25-21 25-23) in the professional volleyball Dodram 2022-2023 V-League men’s home game held at Suwon Gymnasium on the 5th.
Until the 10th of last month, he suffered 9 consecutive losses, and ‘Spring Volleyball’ was at a loss, but since then, he has been on a rapid rise with 6 wins and 1 loss.
In particular, after defeating 1st place Korean Air 3-1 on the 2nd, they gained more confidence by winning against the 2nd place Hyundai Capital that day.
KEPCO, which continued its 4-game winning streak, climbed to 4th place with 38 points (12 wins, 14 losses), beating OK Financial Group (37 points, 12 wins, 14 losses). The gap with 3rd place Woori Card (39 points, 14 wins, 12 losses) was also narrowed to 1 point.
2nd place Hyundai Capital (49 points, 16 wins, 10 losses) failed to add points and could not reduce the difference with Korean Air (55 points, 19 wins, 6 losses).
KEPCO foreign player Tais scored 27 points, the most for both teams, including 4 sub-aces and 2 blocking points.
In addition, 7 back attacks were successful, and the number of back attacks exceeded 1,100 (1,103) for the 8th time in the history of the V-League men’s division.
Seo Jae-deok scored 18 points, Shin Young-seok 10 points, and Lim Seong-jin also contributed 9 points.
In Hyundai Capital, Oreoll played an active role with 25 points, and Jeon Kwang-in (15 points) and Choi Min-ho (12 points) also struggled with double-digit points.
Women’s volleyball GS Caltex easily defeated Pepper Savings Bank, the lowest ranked player, and broke the chain of three consecutive losses.
GS Caltex defeated Pepper Savings Bank with a set score of 3-0 (25-14 25-22 25-16) in the women’s home game held at Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul on the 5th.
GS Caltex, who recorded 12 wins, 14 losses and 36 points, pulled down KGC Ginseng Corporation (11 wins, 15 losses, 35 points) and took 4th place. Pepper Savings Bank was driven to three consecutive losses.
GS Caltex showed overwhelming performance throughout the game. He excelled in offense and defense, height, and concentration.
GS Caltex ran away with MoMA Basoko Letizia (registered name MoMA), a foreign player who scored 9 points with an attack success rate of 87.50% in the first set.
Pepper Savings Bank’s one-set receiving efficiency was 17.39%, and the attack success rate was only 26.67%.
The second set was rather intense. GS Caltex, which was leading 19-14, was chased by 21-19 with a series of defensive mistakes. 안전놀이터
However, in 22-21, MoMa put a diagonal attack into the opponent’s court, and in 23-22, Seo-yeon Yoo succeeded in parrying and gained momentum.
Afterwards, middle blocker Han Su-ji blocked the opposing team’s Nia Reed’s back attack as if she had been waiting for it, and Yoo Seo-yeon launched a neat attack to finish the second set.
GS Caltex continued the atmosphere in the third set. In 13-11, Yoo Seo-yeon and Moma’s attacks exploded and they succeeded in scoring 4 consecutive points, breaking the opponent’s will to pursue.