Bucheon Hana has re-signed key big man Yang In-young

The Bucheon Hana OneQ women’s professional basketball team has re-signed key big man Yang In-young (29). Yang will stay with Hana OneQ for the next three years.

The Hana OneQ announced in a press release on September 9 that it has signed a three-year contract with free agent Yang In-young. The club signed the free agent with a contract period of three years (annual salary of 280 million won, option fee of 20 million won). This means that Yang will play for Hana One Q until 2027.

Yang In-young was selected by Incheon Shinhan Bank in the first round (5th overall) of the 2013 WKBL New Player Selection, and joined Hana OneQ as a free agent ahead of the 2020-2021 season after playing for Samsung Sinsaeng in Yongin. At the time, he signed a four-year contract for an annual salary of 121 million won.

Over the next four seasons, Yang averaged a solid 11.1 points and 7.1 rebounds in 114 regular-season games, playing an average of 30.47 minutes per game. He played the entire 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 seasons, 25 games in 2022-2023 and 29 games in 2023-2024, showing strong durability under the basket for Hana OneQ. 안전놀이터 추천 He also showed his defensive prowess by ranking second in blocked shots in consecutive seasons in 2022-2023 and 2023-2024.

Thanks to her solid play,

Hana OneQ was able to reach the playoffs for the first time in its history in the 2023-2024 season. Given his contributions to the team, Yang deserves the best.

“After joining Hana One Q for four seasons, I was given many opportunities and was able to grow into a starter,” said Yang, who has signed on for three more years. “The club recognized my value and gave me a lot of support, so I felt that I was on the right track, so I re-signed. Last season, (Kim) Jung’s sister joined the team, which strengthened the team, and I will try to lead the team to greater heights in the future,” said Kim.

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