Women’s professional volleyball Korea Expressway Corporation defeated leading Hyundai E&C on the last day of the Lunar New Year holiday and jumped to third place alone.
Highway Corporation won a set score 3-1 (25-21 25-17 17-25 25-20) in the home game against Hyundai E&C in the 4th round of the Dodram 2022-2023 V-League Women’s Division held at Gimcheon Gymnasium on the 24th.
With this victory, the road construction broke the chain of losing streak and added three valuable victory points. With a season record of 12 wins, 11 losses and 35 points, it jumped to third place at once, beating GS Caltex (33 points).
In the road construction, the main gun Catbell slowed down with an attack success rate of 35.85% and an attack efficiency of 22.64%, but the eldest sister Jeong Dae-young played a big role with 13 points including two blockings. Local ace Park Jung-ah also contributed with 15 points, and Bae Yu-na also scored 9 points, including 4 blocks.
The road construction showed concentration from the first set. After running away from 15-15 to 18-15 with Hyundai E&C’s series of mistakes, they did not lose the lead. They won the first set 25-21 and succeeded in dominating the baseline.
The 2nd set continued well. After effectively blocking Hyundai E&C’s offensive based on a solid receive, the game was easily solved with the even performance of key players such as Jeong Dae-young, Park Jung-ah, Catbell, Bae Yu-na, and Moon Jeong-won. Hyundai E&C made the set score 2-0 by digging into the gap that collapsed due to frequent mistakes.
In the third set, 18-15, Hyundai Engineering & Construction struggled against counterattacks, and although the match continued to the fourth set, it quickly found stability. In the 4th set, 10-9, Catbell’s successful attack and Moon Jeong-won and Bae Yu-na’s blocking combined to run away 15-11 and seized the victory. Afterwards, the score gap widened to 20-14, completely breaking Hyundai E&C’s will to pursue.
Hyundai E&C was caught in the crime room. It passed the flow every time, pouring out 28 crime rooms, 10 more than the road construction. Yang Hyo-jin scored 18 points, Jeong Ji-yoon scored 16 points, and Hwang Min-kyung scored 10 points, but they failed to score points. A red light was turned on for first place Mercury, unable to widen the gap with second place Heungkuk Life Insurance (54 points), which played one less game. 토토사이트