GS Caltex defeated Heungkuk Life Insurance with Kang So-hui, who returned.
GS Caltex scored a set score of 3-2 (26-24, 25-18, 14-25, 18-25, 15-10) in a match against Heungkuk Life Insurance in the 3rd round of the 2022-2023 V-League Women’s Division held at Incheon Samsan Gymnasium on the 20th. won with MoMA led the attack with 24 points and Kang So-hui 23 points. Heungkuk Life Insurance Kim Yeon-kyung recorded an attack success rate of 68.3% and scored 29 points, but only scored 1 point.
GS Caltex (6 wins, 9 losses, 19 points) escaped from three consecutive losses and caught up with IBK Industrial Bank (6 wins, 8 losses, 19 points) in 4th place. Heungkuk Life Insurance (12 wins, 4 losses, 36 points) ended its 5-game winning streak.
GS Caltex’s outside hitter Kang So-hui started in 15 days. Suffering from an injury, Kang So-hui missed the last three games in a row. GS Caltex coach Cha Sang-hyun said, “I continued to practice defense, and started practicing hitting the ball hard 3-4 days ago.
Kang So-hui scored with a spike at the start of the game. With the long-awaited return of the triangular formation of Sohui Kang, Moma, and Seoyeon Yoo, GS took the atmosphere at the beginning of the first set. When Heungkuk Life Insurance was dragged to 5-9, Kim Mi-yeon was removed and Kim Da-eun was put in to strengthen the height. Heungkuk Life Insurance made a tie as Da-eun Kim endured receiving.
GS widened the score gap again. Da-eun Kim shook with a good serve, and Ji-yoon Moon scored consecutive attacks in the middle to make it 23-20. Heungkuk Life Insurance led the deuce game with the blocking of Kim Yeon-kyung and Lee Joo-ah. The solution was Kang So-hui. Kang So-hui succeeded in a quick open at 24-24, followed by a successful push attack in the counterattack opportunity greeted by Han Su-ji’s effective blocking, ending the first set. Sohui Kang scored 7 points in the first set.
GS Caltex, who was in a good mood, overwhelmed the second set. Heungkuk Life’s receive was shook with a strong serve. With GS’ unique tenacious defense, they led 16-10. Heungkuk Life Insurance, whose rhythm was broken, made a series of mistakes. On the other hand, GS Caltex won the second set comfortably with MoMA’s strong blow.
The Heungkuk Life Insurance players, who had a long meeting after the second set, were completely different. Daeun Kim received a series of target hits, but it was difficult to connect with an attack. He also defended against a feint attack that he was helpless against. As Kim Yeon-kyung’s attack exploded, he quickly ran away to 16-8. Kim Yeon-kyung’s bombing continued with a mixture of hits and hits. Kim Yeon-kyung scored 11 points in the third set only.
Heungkuk Life Insurance started the 4th set 3-0 as Kim Yeon-kyung and Kim Da-eun scored an attack. However, GS Caltex, led by MoMA and Kang So-hui, quickly caught up. However, Heungkuk Life’s concentration was above. In 13-15, Kim Da-eun’s serve went in accurately and consecutive scores broke out, making it 20-15. In the end, the match went to 5 sets.
The last team to laugh was GS Caltex. With MoMA’s strong serve, he took the lead. Heungkuk Life Insurance made a crucial mistake in 4-6 when Yelena stepped on the attack line. GS Caltex ran away 11-4 with Han Soo-jin’s sharp serve. Heungkuk Life did not just back down. As Yelena’s attack exploded, they pursued 10-12. However, after three attempts, MoMA managed to open the attack to make it 13-10 and win. 메이저사이트
GS Caltex coach Sang-Hyun Cha said, “As So-Hui Kang returned, the team atmosphere could be influenced by the results. It is very fortunate that we won the game. So-Hui Kang showed a good performance, so we are fortunate as a team.”
Director Cha said, “We have to play, (Ahn) Hye-jin tried to make it, but it seems to have backfired. Moma is a little heavier than the other day, so Ahn Hye-jin was also having a hard time. He did well. Depending on the receive success rate, it is decided whether to make a quick attack in the center or put Ji-yoon Moon in for a big attack. Even though Ji-yoon Moon is low, she has good attack power, so I continue to use it.”
Heungkuk Life coach Kwon Soon-chan said, “Receive didn’t work well in the middle of the game, and I passed the atmosphere. In the beginning, I recently saw myself being dragged by the opponent, but the atmosphere is fine. I’m starting to give a set if there’s a physical problem.” said. Coach Kwon said, “I am grateful to the players who did not give up (even though they were behind 0-2) and continued to the end.
In the men’s game, Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance defeated KEPCO with a set score of 3-1. Ikbairi scored 33 points and Kim Jeong-ho scored 16 points. Samsung Fire broke a 7-game losing streak and won 3 wins (13 losses, 11 points) of the season. KEPCO (6 wins, 9 losses, 19 points) recorded 5 consecutive losses.