The women’s team in the V-League is solidifying into Heungkuk Life’s solo system. Heungkuk Life recorded 10 wins and 1 loss and 28 points in 11 games between October and November. As of the 27th, it is five points ahead of second-ranked Hyundai Engineering & Construction 7 wins and 4 losses. 스포츠토토
Heungkuk Life’s loss this season was the match against Jeonggwanjang at home Incheon Samsan World Gymnasium on the 26th of last month. In the second round away game Daejeon Chungmu Gymnasium on the 21st, he avenged himself by winning over Jeonggwanjang. There is no opponent in the league.
Heungkuk Life was considered the favorite even before the opening. This is because it is also the No. 1 team in the regular league last season, and Volleyball Empress Kim Yeon-kyung maintains her strong skills.
However, it is not as overwhelming as the 2020-21 season, when the expression Uh, Woo, Heung winning anyway is Heungkuk Life. Lee Won-jung, who has played the most as a starting setter this season, has yet to solidify his position as a starting player. Veteran libero Kim Hae-ran and national team outside heater Kim Dae-eun were injured and could not play a game this season.
Heungkuk Life has maintained a winning rate of more than 90%, because it has steadily accumulated points without losing a close game. Heungkuk Life has won three games in four games up to five sets. In particular, he was able to widen his ride by winning both full-set battles with second-place Hyundai Engineering & Construction. He led 15-12 in the first round on October 18 and 15-9 in the second round on October 12.
Ace Kim Yeon-kyung’s instinct as a troubleshooter shone especially in the fifth set. He scored a total of 16 points and recorded an attack success rate of 46.43% in five sets in which he played four times. In the fifth set, Kim Yeon-kyung made 26.2 percent of the total score of Heungkuk Life Insurance. As of this season 11 games, Kim Yeon-kyung accounted for 23.1 percent of the total points scored by Heungkuk Life Insurance 988. Kim Yeon-koung’s success rate in the fifth set was also higher than the season’s overall record 43.51%.
The bench’s operations were also brilliant. When the opponent’s defense was focused on Double Gun Kim Yeon-kyung and Elena Mrazenovic, he often tried to attack the center using young center Lee Ju-ah. Lee Joo-ah scored four points each with an active fast attack and a central open attack in the match against Hyundai Engineering and Construction on the 12th and the match against Jeonggwanjang on the 21st.
Heungkuk Life was also strong in deuce matches after scores of 24-24 5 sets 14-14. He took the set by opening eight times, excluding one out of nine times, by two points first.
Several players were active in the deuce game. Kim Yeon-kyung scored a total of 9 points, and Yelena also scored a total of 7 points, including 3 points alone in the second set against Jeonggwanjang on October 26. Kim Mi-yeon supported two points with an open attack, and Kim Su-ji supported one point with a quick attack. Kim Chae-yeon and Raina Tokoku scored one blocking point each. He also induced five opponent errors with a team play with a sharp serve and a strong defense.