South Korea women's national volleyball team

The South Korea women's national volleyball team (Korean : 대한민국 여자 배구 국가대표팀) represents South Korea in international volleyball competitions and friendly matches. It was one of the leading squads in the world in the 1970s and 1990s and is still one of the best teams in Asian women's volleyball, having won the bronze medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and placing fourth at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Great Britain.

South Korea
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AssociationKorea Volleyball Association
ConfederationAVC
Head coachItaly Stefano Lavarini
FIVB ranking9 (as of September, 2019)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Summer Olympics
Appearances12 (First in 1964)
Best resultBronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1976)
World Championship
Appearances12 (First in 1967)
Best resultBronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1967, 1974)
World Cup
Appearances13 (First in 1973)
Best resultBronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1973, 1977)
www.kva.or.kr

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

World ChampionshipEdit

World CupEdit

World Grand PrixEdit

Nations LeagueEdit

World Grand Champions CupEdit

Asian GamesEdit

Asian Volleyball ChampionshipEdit

Asian Cup ChampionshipEdit

Montreux Volley MastersEdit

TeamEdit

Current rosterEdit

  • Head Coach: Stefano Lavarini (2019 ~ present)

The following is the South Korean roster from 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup.[1]

No. Name Position Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2018–19 Club
1 Soyoung Lee WS 17 October 1994 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 279 cm (110 in) 269 cm (106 in)   GS Caltex Seoul KIXX
3 Hye Seon Yeum S 3 February 1991 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 278 cm (109 in) 263 cm (104 in)   Daejeon KGC
4 Heejin Kim OP 29 April 1991 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 295 cm (116 in)   Hwaseong IBK Altos
5 Hae Ran Kim L 16 March 1984 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 270 cm (110 in) 250 cm (98 in)   Incheon Heungkuk Life Pink Spiders
7 Hyejin Ha OP 7 September 1996 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 285 cm (112 in) 275 cm (108 in)   Gyeongbuk Gimcheon Hi-pass
8 Eunjin Park MB 15 December 1999 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 74 kg (163 lb) 293 cm (115 in) 283 cm (111 in)   Daejeon KGC
9 Jiyoung Oh L 11 July 1988 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 267 cm (105 in) 247 cm (97 in)   Daejeon KGC
10 Yeon Koung Kim (c) WS 26 February 1988 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 330 cm (130 in) 320 cm (130 in)   Eczacıbaşı VitrA
11 Su Ji Kim MB 11 July 1987 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 283 cm (111 in) 273 cm (107 in)   Hwaseong IBK Altos
12 Song Yi Han MB/OH 5 November 1984 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 298 cm (117 in)   Daejeon KGC
13 Jeongah Park WS/OH 26 March 1993 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 290 cm (110 in)   Gyeongbuk Gimcheon Hi-pass
14 Hyo Jin Yang MB 14 December 1989 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 340 cm (130 in) 338 cm (133 in)   Suwon Hyundai Engineering & Construction Hillstate
15 Sohwi Kang WS 18 July 1997 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 286 cm (113 in) 276 cm (109 in)   GS Caltex Seoul KIXX
17 Jaeyeong Lee WS 15 October 1996 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 289 cm (114 in) 279 cm (110 in)   Incheon Heungkuk Life Pink Spiders
19 Dayeong Lee S 15 October 1996 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 291 cm (115 in) 271 cm (107 in)   Suwon Hyundai Engineering & Construction Hillstate

SquadsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

World ChampionshipsEdit

World CupEdit

Asian Women's Volleyball ChampionshipEdit

Nations LeagueEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "South Korea Team Roster". FIVB. Retrieved 18 September 2019.

External linksEdit