Again, there was no consecutive defeat for Korea Expressway Corporation.
Korea Expressway Corporation scored a set score of 3-2 (25-21, 25-20, 28-30, 23-25, 15 -9) to win.
Korea Expressway Corporation avoided a losing streak again with the victory that day, and pressed Heungkuk Life Insurance in second place with an eight-point lead. Season 8 wins 6 losses (24 points) 3rd place. On the other hand, IBK Industrial Bank, which failed to win 3 consecutive wins, stayed in 4th place with 6 wins and 8 losses (19 points).
The home team, Korea Expressway Corporation, started with Katarina, Daeyoung Jeong, Jungah Park, Jeongwon Moon, Yuna Bae, and Yoonjung Lee, along with Libero Limmok Im. In response, IBK Industrial Bank countered Kim Ha-kyung, Santana, Kim Su-ji, Kim Hee-jin, Pyo Seung-joo, and Choi Jung-min as libero Shin Yeon-kyung.
Korea Expressway Corporation brought the flow from a narrow lead of 11-10 in the first set to Katarina’s exquisite serve ace. Afterwards, Park Jeong-ah and Jeon Sae-yan actively participated in the attack, and Park Jung-ah even recorded a block to block Santana’s attack in 19-17. At 22-17, the momentum subsided for a while with two runs in a row, but Katarina blocked Santana’s attack and put a wedge in the first set.
In the second set, even after taking a 7-3 lead, they played a seesaw game for a while with 5 consecutive runs. The skirmish did not last long. After Katarina flew up and took the lead, Park Jung-ah and Jeon Sae-yan widened the gap, just like in the first set. It was also fortunate that the opponent recorded one after another. After 20 points, veteran Jeong Dae-young maintained a generous gap with two seasoned attacks.
IBK Industrial Bank launched a counterattack in the third set. Unlike the previous two sets, a smooth flow was expected with a lead of 19-16, but defeat was dark due to Kim Su-ji’s fatal offense in 22-23 following a reversal allowed. But there was no giving up. Yuk Seo-young and Kim Su-ji’s consecutive goals made it deuce, and after Kim Hyeon-jeong blocked Katarina’s attack on 28-28, Pyo Seung-ju announced a cliffhanger’s escape with a powerful spike.
IBK Industrial Bank continued its momentum. In the 4th set, the defensive organization was revived, and the ace Santana used powerful spikes메이저놀이터. After 20 points, luck followed. In 23-21, Jeon Sae-yan and Bae Yu-na were beaten in a row and allowed a tie, but thanks to the opponent’s successive mistakes, the match was dragged into the 5th set.
The 5th set was occupied by Korea Expressway Corporation. After easily widening the gap to 5-2 due to the opponent’s consecutive attacks in the early stages, Jeon Sae-yan succeeded in blocking to bring victory. The opponent pursued fiercely, but the moment a goal was needed, Park Jung-ah and Katarina appeared and maintained the lead. Afterwards, Park Jung-ah’s attack following the opponent’s consecutive mistakes put a wedge in the game.
Korea Expressway Corporation is aiming for a streak against Hyundai E&C in Suwon on the 22nd. IBK Industrial Bank welcomes KGC Ginseng Corporation at home on the 21st.
Meanwhile, in the men’s match held in Uijeongbu at the same time, OK Financial Group defeated KB Insurance with a set score of 3-1 (22-25, 25-20, 25-21, 25-22). OK Financial Group foreign player Leo achieved the first triple crown in 4 consecutive games in the history of the V-League with 8 back attacks, 3 blocking, and 3 sub-aces.