Men’s professional volleyball KEPCO finally broke away from a losing streak. KEPCO won 3-2 (25-21 22-25 25-23 23-25 16-14) after a close match with Woori Card in the Dodram V League in the 2022-23 season held at Jangchung Gymnasium on the 10th.
With this, KEPCO broke the chain of 9 consecutive losses. After 42 days, I felt the joy of winning again. KEPCO stayed in 5th place, but succeeded in escaping from losing streak and became 7-13 (23 points). On the other hand, Woori Card had to be satisfied with 1 victory point. 안전놀이터
After suffering two losses in a row, they kept their place in 4th place with 11 wins and 9 losses (30 points). KEPCO’s ‘Jupo’ Tais (Netherlands) scored 25 points, the most in the team. And Lim Seong-jin’s performance was outstanding.
Lim Seong-jin scored 16 points, including 4 sub-aces, and Seo Jae-deok 17 points each, contributing to the victory of his team. The middle blocker also did its job. Shin Young-seok and Jo Geun-ho scored 21 points including 7 blocks.
For Woori Card, Agamez (Colombia) scored the most points with 40 points, and Na Gyeong-bok also scored 15 points, but the light faded due to the defeat of the team.
KEPCO and Woori Card played a close game on this day. They alternated sets with each other and the match continued until the final 5 sets.
For our card, the 4th set was disappointing. Woori Card went out 21-16 with Kim Ji-han’s consecutive serve ace in the second half of the set, and KEPCO did not sit down as it was.
With KEPCO leading 17-21, Lim Seong-jin fired back with a serve. With the sub ace coming out, KEPCO balanced Gearco 21-21.
In the end, he turned the match to the starting point, asking if he would win the 4th set. Lim Seong-jin once again showed his presence in the 5th set.
In a situation where KEPCO was being pulled to 11-13, Lim Seong-jin came out as a server again. He shook the opponent’s defense and receiving line with his powerful serve.
Taking advantage of that gap, OK Financial Group started the chase, and joy and sorrow crossed in the deuce, 14-14. With the match point approaching, Woori Card’s middle blocker Lee Sang-heon’s attempt to serve got caught in the net and the match was not finished.
Middle blocker Shin Young-seok was responsible for the victory point, and while KEPCO was ahead 23-24, 25-24, Agamez attempted a back attack by blocking. I blocked it again and put an end to the long game.