Yoo Seo-yeon’s serve brought a valuable victory. GS Caltex escaped 8 consecutive losses against Hyundai E&C.
GS Caltex scored a set score of 3-2 (25-22, 19-25, 19-25, 25-23, 15-12) in the match against Hyundai E&C in the 4th round of the 2022-2023 V-League Women’s Division held at Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul on the 20th. won After the victory in the 6th round of the 2020-21 season (March 5, 2021), he broke the eight-game losing streak against Hyundai Construction.
Yoo Seo-yeon, whom we met after the game, explained, “I thought that it would be wrong to judge only by looking at the (won) first set. Hyundai E&C is a team with power, so I thought that we should not be vigilant.”
Yoo Seo-yeon’s serve went in like a god. Libero Kim Yeon-kyeon tried to help Jeong Ji-yoon, but it was not easy. There were a lot of serve points, but the received ball went straight over and was connected several times with teammates’ open attacks. I was able to win both the 4th and 5th sets as consecutive points came out in Yoo Seo-yeon’s sub time.
Yoo Seo-yeon said, “I did practice my serve more (than usual). I put my mind down. I chanted a spell by myself before hitting. I thought, ‘Don’t miss, let’s hit the target.'”
Yoo Seo-yeon was excluded from the starting lineup for the last two games in a row. Choi Eun-ji, who is in the same position, performed well and waited in the warm-up zone before entering. On this day, Choi Eun-ji of Gyeonggi-do participated first. Yoo Seo-yeon started as a starter in the third set. He focused on his floater serve, targeting Jeong Ji-yoon, who has good offense but relatively weak reception.
After foreign player Mo Ma was eliminated in the beginning of the 4th set, he actively participated in the attack and scored. 12 points. His offensive efficiency was excellent at 35%, and his serve was 2 out of 24 and 4 aces. He received 30 serves, the most in the team, and also recorded a receiving efficiency of 60% (18 correct).
Yoo Seo-yeon said, “I’m not a player with a particular routine. The coach also thought I was shaking, so he appointed me from behind, and it seems to have helped me in my own way. I went in more than outside and did well.” 바카라
With Mo Ma missing, Yoo Seo-yeon and Kang So-hui took over the attack. In particular, he did not score twice at the end of the 5th set, but eventually scored. Yoo Seo-yeon said, “(Even though Moma was missing), the burden was less than I thought. I thought I should be responsible for the ball that came up to me. I got it. (Setter Kim) Ji-won also kept putting it up, and I gritting my teeth and hitting it,” he laughed.
GS Caltex overcame the sluggishness in the beginning and accumulated points in every game in the 4th round. At the same time, it surpassed the road construction (11 wins, 10 losses, 32 points) and rose to third place. Yoo Seo-yeon confessed, “Even in the beginning, the performance wasn’t bad. There were many games that were worth going up and scoring points, but didn’t. As things improved, the players also had the belief that they would win in the second half.”