Hyundai Engineering & Construction will also finish first in the first half of this season.
Hyundai Engineering & Construction will play the match against Pepper Savings Bank, the last game of the women’s fourth round of Dodram 2023-2024 V-League, at Pepper Stadium in Gwangju on Wednesday. Hyundai Engineering & Construction, which is ranking first with 18 wins, five losses and 55 points, will finish the first half of the year with no matter whether it wins or losses.
If Hyundai Engineering & Construction wins the game, it will not only be able to finish the fourth round with a victory, but will also be able to further widen the gap with second-place Heungkuk Life Insurance (18 wins, 6 losses and 50 points).
“There were many difficult matches, but we were able to make it this far because we overcame many difficulties,” said Hyundai E&C coach Kang Sung-hyung, who finished the first half of the year with the No. 1 ranking. “I was able to achieve the current level of performance because my team’s teamwork and teamwork improved. I want to compliment my players.”
Nevertheless, he should not let down his guard. “Over the past two seasons, I have always enjoyed good results up to here. The next two rounds are the most important. I will rest and recover well from the All-Star break and do well in the fifth and sixth rounds,” he said.
It is Hyundai E&C, which has won all three games against Pepper Savings Bank this season. However, it also won in the last three rounds by shutting down, but there was something in the game that was not smooth. At the time of the third set, deuce unfolded, and Hyundai E&C was able to win three points as it brought it to 28-26.
“It is true that I am more worried about this kind of game. I will try to win, but Pepper Savings Bank will also do its best to break its losing streak. In addition, we are an away game. If you look at the contents of the game, you won all three times, but when you look at the contents of each set, you showed good attack capability. I told the players to be nervous and play in the game 마카오토토도메인,” said Kang Sung-hyung.
“We have relativity, but we faced challenges in each set as we performed it three times. I also emphasized the memory that I did well to the players. I did not place a special order because I had tried it three times. The result will be different when the number of 100 is allotted,” he added. “If I loosen up, the result can go in a different direction, so I emphasized the mental part.”
Pepper Savings Bank, which is at the bottom of the list with two wins, 21 losses and seven points, has lost 16 consecutive games. If it fails to win the match on the day, it will lose 17 consecutive games, a tie for consecutive losses.
“Since the last game, I only had one training session due to short term until today. It didn’t make a big difference, but I think changes will come because players know what changes to make. I think changes will come from today,” said Joe Trinzi, manager of Pepper Savings Bank.
Pepper Savings Bank has a busy way to go, but it is not perfect for Libero. In the game, Chae Sun-ah will take the libero position alone. Oh Ji-young showed up at the stadium wearing her home uniform.
“Kim Hae-bin will not be able to play due to his wrist injury. Chae Sun-ah will play both receiving and defense,” coach Joe Trinzee said.