’25P-20R bombing’ Sonia Kim “I was confident in rebounding”
“I was confident in catching rebounds, and when the offense was not working, I focused on rebounding and defense. Rebounding is a result of will, not skill.” Sonia Kim (29, 177cm) showed confidence in rebounding.
Incheon Shinhan Bank won the 70-69 victory in the 5th round of the regular league against Shinhan Bank SOL 2022-2023 women’s professional basketball Cheongju KB Stars held at Dowon Gymnasium in Incheon on the 9th.
Sonia Kim ran for메이저사이트 35 minutes and 38 seconds, scoring 25 points and 20 rebounds, leading the team to victory. With only 10 seconds left in the game, Sonia Kim made a turnaround following a tie through AndOne Play.
After the game, Sonia Kim said, “Today (9th), I wasn’t in good shape. Even when I ran, I felt like I was running in slow motion. Didn’t even shoot. Even so, the coach told me to keep shooting, and even if it didn’t work, he encouraged me to focus on rebounding. The opponent must have been desperate for victory, and I wanted to win too. I was able to win thanks to (Han) Chaejin’s steal,” she said of her victory.
Sonia Kim succeeded in scoring with only 10 seconds left and earned an additional free throw, and the free throw was successful. At this time, Sonia Kim’s feelings were, “It was a situation where neither the opponent nor our team had a center. He was thinking of grabbing the rebound unconditionally. When I throw free throws, it was okay because I am rather calm and experienced.”
Sonia Kim, who recorded the highest number of rebounds (20) in her personal career, scored 14 points and 11 rebounds only in the 4th quarter out of 25 points and 20 rebounds. Sonia Kim dominated the 4th quarter. In response, Sonia Kim said, “I was confident in catching the rebound, and when the offense was not working, I focused on rebounding and defense. Rebounding is a result of will, not skill. Even in the playoffs, it was a game where I was able to learn what to do when the shot didn’t go in.”