Junior baseball team in Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul won the national championship.
The Yeongdeungpo-gu Junior Baseball Team, led by coach Jeong Jin-woo, held a fierce bloody battle against the Gunpo-si Junior Baseball Team (director Jung Woo-hyuk) in Gyeonggi-do at the ‘Under 15 (U-15) National Youth Baseball Championship’ held at Gijang Hyundai Motor Dream Ball Park in Busan from the 2nd to the 4th. They defeated them 8-2 and became champions.
By winning this tournament, the Yeongdeungpo-gu Junior Baseball Team has established itself as the strongest national junior baseball team.안전놀이터
Kim Dong-hyun of the Yeongdeungpo-gu Junior Baseball Team, who won the tournament’s best player award, said, “I think the strength of our team is to support each other and team play to unite well. I would like to thank coach Jinwoo Jeong, coaches Hojin Oh, and coaches Jihwan Yoon for their support, and I also want to say that I love my parents who have generously supported me so that I can focus on baseball.”
Koo Beom-mo of the Yeongdeungpo-gu Junior Baseball Team, who won the Outstanding Pitcher Award, said, “The atmosphere has improved thanks to the encouragement from the manager and coaches. “It was really good to finish the tournament well, and I am grateful to the coaches and coaches who guided me well,” he said.
Head coach Jeong Jin-woo, who led the team to victory, was awarded the Best Director Award. Coach Jeong said, “First of all, our players who suffered from the exceptionally hot summer field training achieved good results, so I am most grateful to the players, and the Yeongdeungpo-gu Mayor, officials, and parents who always help to create an environment where children can enjoy baseball. I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all of you, and based on this victory, I will do my best to guide you to achieve good results throughout 2023.”