The game that confirmed the first place in the regular season, Woori Bank’s concentration was extraordinary.
Woori Bank won 76-52 in the ‘Shinhan Bank SOL 2022-2023 Women’s Professional Basketball’ BNK Some match held at Sajik Indoor Gymnasium in Busan on the 13th, recording 21 wins and 4 losses, and regardless of the results of the remaining 5 games, it was the 14th regular season ever. won the championship With this, it is possible to aim for the first place in the playoffs and to win the championship match 5 years after the 2017-2018 season.
It was an important match for BNK as much as for Woori Bank. They had been holding on to 2nd place, but recently suffered 3 consecutive losses and fell to 4th place, so they had to reverse it in their home game. It is also because they have to secure at least 4th place and advance to the playoffs for two consecutive years, and also because they have no intention of backing down from the fight for second place with Samsung Life Insurance Shinhan Bank.
Therefore, the first half was a close match itself. In the first quarter, Woori Bank’s Park Ji-hyeon and Kim Jong-un were responsible for scoring inside and outside, and BNK faced off strongly with Jin An and Ahn Hye-ji at the fore. In the 2nd quarter, Woori Bank stepped in with Kim Dan-bi, raising the level of firepower, but BNK also caught up with Jin An scoring 8 points and Ahn Hye-ji scoring 6 points. However, it was a weakness that Lee So-hee, the team’s main scorer, failed to score in the second quarter, which caused the pursuit to fail in the second half.
After finishing the first half with a 42-34 lead, Woori Bank began to widen the score gap with Choi Yi-sam and Kim Jong-un scoring two consecutive 3-pointers. BNK was blocked by Woori Bank’s strong defense trying to secure the championship, and starting players such as Jin Ahn, Kim Si-on, and Han Um-ji started to show limitations, such as foul troubles one after another and the movement of the offense and defense was restricted. Go Ara made a steal 11 seconds before the end of the third quarter, leading 61-40, and scored a solo breakthrough, 63-40, and the game virtually ended here. 메이저놀이터
Along with Kim Dan-bi, Park Ji-hyun, the main player in Woori Bank’s regular season championship this season, played an active role close to a triple-double with 24 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists until the 3rd quarter, while Kim Jong-un scored 15 points and Kim Dan-bi scored 14 points and 10 rebounds. was firmly supported by After widening the score to 68-43, Woori Bank appeared to be preparing for the playoffs early on by evenly appointing sixth men such as Park Hye-jin and Choi Yi-sam, who had not played much due to injuries, as well as Noh Hyun-ji, Park Da-jeong and Lee Jae-won.