IBK Takes Championship Title In South Korean Women’s V League

  0 Carly DeMarque | April 13th, 2017 | News, Pro Indoor, South Korean League

In the women’s South Korean V League, IBK was able to win the championship over Hungkuk Pinkspiders in three matches.

The best-of-five series needed four matches to determine a victor with IBK fighting back from down 0-1 to take the series 3-1.

In the first match between the two, Hungkuk was able to take a tough five set battle over IBK 3-2, (25-13, 20-25, 25-22, 13-25, 15-13) to go ahead in the series. The second match was a four set match up with IBK stepping up to tie the championship series at 1-1. IBK fought back from a first set loss of 16-25 to take the next three sets 3-1, (16-25, 34-32, 25-23, 25-23).

The third match of the series featured another five set battle between the squads, before IBK came out strong in the fifth and deciding set to take the 2-1 lead in the series. The scores of the third match were: 3-2, (21-25, 25-20, 24-26, 25-21, 15-8).

In the final match of the series, IBK came out in a four set showing to take down Hungkuk 3-1, (26-24, 25-20, 18-25, 25-18) to take home the championships.

Overall, on the season, Hungkuk led the league with 20 wins and 10 losses, while IBK came in second in the standings with a record of 18-12.

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Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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