Heungkuk Life Insurance, a professional volleyball women’s team, checked its strength in an evaluation match against the Japanese team during field training.
Heungkuk Life Insurance lost to JT Marvelous with a set score of 1 to 2 in an evaluation match held in Nishinomiya City, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan on the 16th. As it was four weeks before the opening, unlike the previous day, the veteran duo of Kim Yeon-kyung and Kim Su-ji were appointed.
Kim Yeon-kyung led the attack with a team-high 18 points, and Kim Mi-yeon followed with 12 points. Kim Su-ji, who played for the first time in this training camp, finished the warm-up with 5 points.메이저놀이터
However, in today’s evaluation match, the opponent did not show up at his normal strength. On this day, JT Marvelous had two male coaches in the game due to a lack of players including those selected for the national team.
Heungkuk Life Insurance coach Marcello Abondanza looked pleased with the performance of Kim Yeon-kyung and Kim Su-ji after the game. Coach Abondanza expressed his expectations, saying, “It hasn’t been long since the two started working together, but they both have a lot of experience and excellent technique and mental strength, so they will have a positive influence on the young players.”
Regarding the areas to focus on during the remaining training period, he said, “We will focus on matching the height and speed of the setter and striker, and we will train as in real life to see how stably the players can endure in all areas such as blocking, attack, and receiving.” explained. Heungkuk Life Insurance will play another practice game with JT on the 19th and return to Korea on the 20th.