Jung Ye-rim looked back on last season.
Jeong Ye-rim (175cm, F),안전놀이터 who debuted in the 2020-2021 season, received a chance to play from his debut season. And he played more in his second year. He appeared in all 30 games and averaged 25 minutes per game, averaging 5.8 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.2 assists.
And in the 2022-2023 season, he had the best year of his life. His scoring average was 11.4. He also grabbed 6.3 rebounds per game and recorded 1.7 assists. This is Jung Ye-rim, who clearly showed growth.
However, Jung Ye-rim was not satisfied with his own performance. Looking back on last season, Jeong Ye-rim said, “After last season, I thought a lot that I was lacking. For the record, I can say that I have grown. But if you look closely, it’s not.”
He continued, “I made a lot of mistakes. At the beginning of the season, my mindset and mentality were shaken. He couldn’t control it. And he also showed a passive appearance in the game.”
“The second half was physically tough. As a result, a regrettable appearance came out of the karate. He also lacked concentration,” he said, expressing his own shortcomings.
Jeong Ye-rim, who talked about his own shortcomings, said, “So he really thought a lot about wanting to grow more in the next season. First of all, I was pushed out of the physical fight due to lack of strength. We are focusing on growing that part. And I also do a lot of physical exercise,” he said, also talking about complementing points.
“I want to grow even more on defense. I want to take on the defense of the opponent’s ace. On offense, I want to increase my 3-point shooting success rate. I am confident of breaking through now. But if the shot goes well, it will be easier to break through.”
This season, Hana One Q recruited veteran Kim Jong-un (179cm, F). Kim Jong-un is a veteran player representing WKBL. The experience of winning and being a great mental strength to the players. Kim Jong-un’s Taebaek field training roommate is Jeong Ye-rim.
In response, Jeong Ye-rim said, “This time (Kim) Jung is sharing a room with his older sister. She is really good at giving advice from her sister’s experiences. That is of great help. In particular, her older sister pays a lot of attention to her body care and is well aware of it. I was ignorant of such things because I was still young, but thanks to her sister, I am learning a lot. (Laughter) She is a really reliable older sister,” she said of Kim Jong-un.
Finally, Yerim Jung said, “My goal is simple. I want to hear that I have grown more than last season. Through last season, I realized my shortcomings. Now I want to fill that up and become a bigger player. I will do my best to do that,” he concluded the interview with determination.