Professional volleyball men’s KEPCO showed off its firepower after a long time and escaped from the crisis of 10 consecutive losses.
KEPCO scored a set score of 3 to 2 (25-21, 22-25, 25-23, 23-25, 16-25-21, 22-25, 25-23, 23-25, 16-2) in an away match against Woori Card in the 4th round of the 2022-2023 Dodram V League men’s division held at Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul on the 10th. 14) won. After a close match with a full set, they recently broke the chain of 9 consecutive losses and succeeded in reversing the atmosphere.
It is a sweet victory achieved 42 days after the Samsung Firefighting on November 29 last year. KEPCO, which earned 2 points, maintained 5th place with 7 wins, 13 losses and 23 points, narrowing the gap with 4th place Woori Card (30 points) to 7 points.
Foreign player Tais was responsible for 25 points, the most in the team, and stood at the forefront of the attack with an attack success rate of 58.54%. Seo Jae-deok (17 points) and Lim Seong-jin (16 points) also played an active role and helped the team escape from losing streak.
The performance of veteran middle blocker Shin Young-seok was also dazzling. In the final 5th set 14-14 deuce situation, he succeeded in two blocks like gold and led the team to victory. Shin Young-seok played an active part that day with 13 points, including 3 blocking, and an attack success rate of 76.92%.
With the defeat on this day, Woori Card fell into a mire of two consecutive losses. The main gun, Agamez, played an active role with 40 points, the most of both teams, and an attack success rate of 57.38%, but it was not enough to prevent the team from losing.
KEPCO showed off its powerful attack power from the first set. It broke the defense of Woori Card by gaining an advantage in both attack scoring (17-14) and success rate (61.90%-44.82%). Seo Jae-deok showed off his firepower with 6 points (attack success rate 85.71%) and Shin Young-seok 4 points (attack success rate 80%). 메이저사이트
In the second set, Woori Card counterattacked. He succeeded in blocking 5 blocks, 4 more than KEPCO, and returned the game to the starting point. In the 8-8, Song Hee-chae’s blocking and the opponent’s mistake made a two-point lead. Afterwards, he had the upper hand until the end of the set, and in 24-22 Park Jun-hyeok blocked and won the second set.
KEPCO showed its concentration in the third set and took the lead again. In the previous two sets, he raised his receive from 40% to 52.94%, adding to his sense of stability. At the end of the set, with the score 23-23, Lim Seong-jin made a quick open, and Jo Geun-ho succeeded in blocking, leading to the third set victory. On the other hand, Woori Card destroyed itself by pouring out 7 fault rooms, 3 more than KEPCO.
The momentum of our card was also not easy. With the performance of Agamez, the main gun, the match was led to the 5th set. Agamez scored 9 points (attack success rate 80%) only in the 4th set, including successive scores in 12-12, and stood at the forefront of the attack. KEPCO showed its potential to win 5 points in a situation where it was trailing 16 to 21, but could not turn the game around.
However, the team that desperately needed victory was KEPCO. In a situation where they were trailing 11-13, the opponent’s series of errors turned the game around, and in the 14-14 deuce, Shin Yeong-seok successfully blocked and reversed the situation. Shin Young-seok’s two blocks like gold gave KEPCO a victory.