Pepper Savings Banks snaps 16-game losing streak…one more loss would tie team’s longest losing streak
The women’s professional volleyball team Pepper Savings Bank has suffered its 16th consecutive loss, and the team’s record of 17 consecutive losses in a season is within reach.
Pepper Savings Bank lost the Dodram 2023~2024 V-League Women’s match against Korea Expressway Corporation 0-3 (22-25 16-25 21-25) at Gimcheon Indoor Gymnasium 메이저 토토사이트 on Saturday.
It was their 16th straight loss. After recording their second win of the season against GS Caltex on Nov. 10 last year, the team hasn’t added another victory in more than two months.
If the team loses against Hyundai E&C on Nov. 19, it will tie the team’s record of 17 consecutive losses, which was set once in the 2021-2022 season and once in the 2022-2023 season.
After falling to the bottom of the standings, Pepper Savings Bank’s season record is 2-21-7. As the season enters the second half of the season, Pepper Savings Bank is the only team that has yet to reach 10 points.
Sixth-ranked Korea Expressway Corporation improved to 25 points (8W16L) with the win.
Thirsty for a win, Pepper Savings Bank was looking to end its losing streak against Korea Expressway Corporation, but once again, it was not to be.
The first set was a close one. The team harassed Korea Expressway Corporation until the very end of the set. However, they were unable to pull off the upset after tying the game.
At 18-20, Pepper Savings Bank evened the score with a block by Yasmin and an opponent error, but lost the lead again after an open attack by Vukiric followed by a service ace. At 21-23, they gave up a set point on back-to-back quick opens from Tanacha. At 22-24, she shook her head as Phillips’ serve went wide.
After a disappointing first set, Pepper Savings Bank couldn’t do much in the second set.
Down 7-14 early on, the team struggled to fight back.
After losing the first and second games, the team had to settle for another defeat in the third set.
With the score at 13-15, Pepper Savings Bank fell victim to a series of unforced errors by Burkina Faso and scored six consecutive points to hand the game to the hosts.
Pepper Savings Bank had 16 points from Park Jung-ah and 14 points from Yasmin, but it was not enough to end the losing streak.
Korea Expressway Corporation Vukiric finished with 28 points, including a block and two aces.