Korean Air Men’s Volleyball has won two straight matches with ‘gum in place of teeth’ after losing a number of key players to early season injuries .Korean Air completed a ‘shutout’ 3-0 (25-22 25-22 25-19) victory over visiting KEPCO in the men’s Dodram 2023-2024 V-League at Suwon Gymnasium on 2 February. This is Korean Air’s first back-to-back wins of the season, following a 3-2 victory over KB Insurance on the 28th of last month. With three wins, two losses and 10 points, Korean Air moved into sole possession of third place, pushing OK Financial Group to fourth. Korean Air was without the “duo” of Jeong Ji-seok and Goo Seung-seok due to injury, and also without starter Lincoln Williams (real name Lincoln) due to a sore knee. With Lincoln only used briefly as a one-point server, Korean Air was virtually without a foreign player, but Im Dong-hyuk, Lee Jun and Jeong Jung-yong filled the void admirably .Im Dong-hyuk led the offence with a team-high 20 points and a 67.86% attack success rate.
Lee Jun, who joined the team in 2021, was particularly impressive, scoring a game-high 16 points and pulling down six blocks on his own. Jung Jung-yong, who formed a “triangle formation” with Lim Dong-hyuk and Lee Jun, added 13 points, including three service aces. Korean Air more than doubled KEPCO’s (13) blocked shots on the day (5), dominating their opponents in the height department .KEPCO made several attempts to break out of the losing streak, including switching to an apogee spiker to ease the receiving burden on Thais Lesser Host (real name Thais). However, Tais was less than impressive with 16 points and a 44.12 per cent attack success rate .Two blocks by Kim Gyu-min were crucial in clinching the first set.
At 22-20 and 24-22, Kim blocked Tais’s back attacks twice to close out the first set .In the second set, Lim Dong-hyuk was a one-man show .Korean Air tied the score at 22-22 after a late surge by KEPCO, but two quick-opening attacks by Lim gave the Korean Air team set point. Lim then blocked a Tice attack to complete the 25th point of the second set. 바카라사이트 Korean Air pushed hard in the third set and easily took the white flag.