Professional volleyball KEPCO PO ticket protagonist… ‘Upset’ to Woori Card for 2 consecutive years
Professional volleyball men’s KEPCO beat Woori Card and won the playoff (PO) ticket for the second consecutive year.
KEPCO scored a set score of 3-1 (25-19 25-18 18-25) in a one-on-one match with Woori Card in the professional volleyball Dodram 2022-2023 V-League Postseason semi-playoff (junior PO) held at Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul on the 22nd. 25-22).
KEPCO, which finished 4th in the regular season last season and won the 3rd place Woori Card and JunPO by a set score of 3-1, producing an ‘upset’ (a lower seeded team defeating a higher seeded team in a sports game), will return to the regular season this year as well. We took 4th place and met at 3rd place Woori Card and JunPO.
And, like last season, it overpowered Woori Card and created a disturbance for two consecutive years.
KEPCO, which won the playoff (PO) ticket, will start a 2-win series with Hyundai Capital, which is second in the regular season, at the Yu Gwan-sun Gymnasium in Cheonan from the 24th.
The two teams, who faced each other with 3 wins and 3 losses in the regular season and only played four full set battles, also fought a bloody battle in the first edition of ‘Spring Volleyball’.
In KEPCO, the team’s main gun, Tais Deul Host (registered name Thais), was responsible for the team’s most points, and Seo Jae-deok, a native wing striker, also scored a difficult ball.
The Thais scored 27 points, and Seo Jae-deok played an active part with 13 points, including two sub-aces.
In addition, Lim Seong-jin formed a triangular formation with 11 points.
In the first set, KEPCO completely twisted the rhythm of our card with a low and fast toss.
When KEPCO setter Ha Seung-woo made a low toss, Thais and Seo Jae-deok put a quick spike into the opponent’s court.
KEPCO’s team attack success rate in the first set reached 70%, and there were only two attack rooms.
Tais scored 9 points in the first set, and Seo Jae-deok scored 5 points.
In Woori Card, Riverman Agamez (registered name Agamez), who was sluggish due to an injury at the end of the season, struggled with 9 points, including two consecutive sub-aces in the middle of the game.
However, in the first set alone, with 8 crime rooms, I gave up one set first in the main room.
In the second set as well, KEPCO, which had been solving the game with Thais and Seo Jae-deok’s strong hits, actively used the fast attack when the opponent’s middle blocker started to catch the attack.
After Shin Young-seok’s quick attack opened the way, Thais and Seo Jae-deok’s double guns exploded again.
With KEPCO leading 19-18 and Woori Card chasing with a one-point lead, Thais’ three back attacks, Seo Jae-deok’s serve score, and the opponent’s offense tied together for 6 points in a row to seize the victory.
KEPCO, who struggled with the blocking of Woori Card and gave up the 3rd set, lost the game in the 4th set.
The hero of the 4th set was Lim Seong-jin.
While chasing 3-4, Seong-Jin Lim, who tied the score with a quick open, scored a decisive score at 10-8, breaking through the opponent’s block. 메이저사이트
Thanks to Lim Seong-jin, who was responsible for scoring from the left side of the court in place of Seo Jae-deok, KEPCO extended the score to 15-10.
Driven to the precipice, Woori Card focused its attacks on Agamez and continued the battle until the end.
Woori Card, which had been following with a two-point lead all the way, Agamez intercepted Thais’ attack and tied the score 20-20.
Then, KEPCO took the lead again with the opponent’s serve, and this time Thais succeeded in blocking Agamez and ran away 23-21.
After Lim Seong-jin made a match point with a back attack, Thais intercepted Agamez’s attack and put an end to the game.
Woori Card Agamez achieved his 5th triple crown (more than 3 points each for back attack, blocking, and serve) in his personal career in the V-League with a blocking goal right before the end of the game.
Agamez made a big success with 30 points alone, 8 points in the back attack, 3 points in blocking, and 4 points in the sub, but he could not laugh due to the team defeat.