I want to do well as much as I came from far away.
2023 Chungju Mayor Cup The National Youth Basketball Tournament will be held on the 11th and 12th in Chungju, Chungcheongbuk-do. A total of 60 teams will participate, and the event will be held at Chungju Gymnasium and 3 locations.
On the first day of the tournament, Hyundai Mobis won 26-20 in the match between Ulsan Hyundai Mobis and Chungju Samsung in Group B, held at the Chungju Gymnasium, and reported their first win in the tournament.
At the beginning of the game, Ulsan Hyundai Mobis took the lead and overpowered Chungju Samsung. Chungju Samsung 스포츠토토did not back down like this. Chungju Samsung, which applied strong pressure in the second half, chased Hyundai Mobis to the bottom of the chin, even putting in free throws made by the opponent’s foul. However, Hyundai Mobis was not shaken, and won the victory by demonstrating concentration in the 4th quarter.
Captain Kang Min-seo (Daehyun Middle School freshman) said, “It’s good to win!” He continued, “It wasn’t easy because the opposing team was a good team. In the beginning, I couldn’t concentrate and I was lost, but I regained my concentration in the second half, and my earnestness for victory led to good results.”
Hyundai Mobis was originally scheduled to participate in the basketball tournament held in Ulsan on this day, but gave up and participated in the Chungju Mayor’s Cup. Coach Song Tae-gyun said, “The Chungju Mayor’s Cup is a tournament in which a large number of strong players in the youth basketball world participate. I came all the way to Chungju because I wanted to give a valuable experience by playing against good teams even if I lost. To be honest, I did not have high expectations for the results, but from the first game I am proud to show good performance, and I am very grateful to the children.”
Kang said, “I woke up in the morning and rode the academy car with my friends and came to Chungju. In the car, I talked with my friends about which teams would be in the competition and how they would play.”
He added, “I want to build memories by going to the dorm and talking to my friends that I haven’t shared in the past. I want to strengthen teamwork by playing a lot of games.”
Lastly, Kang said, “I want to go back with good grades as I came from afar. I think I have to make it to the top 4 at least. I will focus more on meeting DB, who is not an easy opponent in the next match, and advance to the tournament with two consecutive victories.” .