GS Caltex outside heater Kang So-hui (26, 180 cm) took the lead in destroying the leading Hyundai E&C. Even in a situation where the main gun Moma was injured during the game, he played the role of a native ace.
Kang So-hui played an active part in the 2022-2023 season Dodram V-League Women’s Round 4 home game against Hyundai E&C held at Jangchung Gymnasium in Seoul on the 20th, with 25 points and an attack success rate of 48.89%, the highest for both teams. The team’s set score led to a 3-2 (25-22, 19-25, 19-25, 25-23, 15-12) victory.
GS Caltex finally broke the chain of 8 consecutive losses against Hyundai E&C through this game. After March 5, 2021, it won against Hyundai E&C in nearly two years.
Kang So-hui could not hide the joy of victory. After the game, he said with a smile, “It’s very difficult to beat Hyundai E&C. I managed to win by using dragons.”
GS Caltex became smaller only when it met Hyundai E&C. Kang So-hui explained, “Hyundai E&C has high blocking and is solid, so there is no gap. It is difficult for strikers to score because they are good at defense.” He continued, “Our team has a low share of middle blockers, so there are two opponent blockers when attacking. It is twice as difficult as other teams because the striker has to break through with force.” 메이저사이트
However, after a full set battle, he was able to win and smile brightly. Kang So-hui was satisfied, saying, “But I overcame it well today.”
For Hyundai E&C, Yasmin, a foreign player who recently suffered a back injury, was also absent from the game that day. However, GS Caltex also faced bad news in which the main gun Moma was injured during the game.
Kang So-hui said, “I made a different strategy in a situation where there was no Yasmin and Moma fell in the middle,” he said. At GS Caltex, domestic players such as Kang So-hui, Yu Seo-yeon (12 points), Han Su-ji (12 points), and Choi Eun-ji (8 points) were equally active.
MoMA displayed its power on the day with 24 points and an attack success rate of 47.83%. However, he collapsed with pain in his left knee at the beginning of the 4th set when the set score was 1-2. Afterwards, Kang So-hui stood at the forefront of the attack and won the team’s come-from-behind victory.
Kang So-hui said, “I thought I should hit Moma’s share,” and said, “I was excited because I like hitting so much, and because of that, the attack came to life even more.” He scored 9 more points even after MoMA was gone.
GS Caltex suffered ups and downs at the beginning of the season, but is accelerating its entry into spring volleyball with three recent wins. On this day, they harvested 2 points and recorded 11 wins, 11 losses and 33 points, surpassing Korea Expressway Corporation (32 points) and rose to third place. Kang So-hui said, “The coach promised from the second half of the 3rd round that if we win the game, we will take a day off without training.”