South Korea women's national volleyball team

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South Korea
Korea Volley Association.png
Association Korea Volleyball Association
Confederation AVC
Head coach Lee Jung-chul
FIVB ranking 10 (as of August 2016)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Summer Olympics
Appearances 11 (First in 1964)
Best result Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1976)
World Championship
Appearances 11 (First in 1967)
Best result Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1967, 1974)
World Cup
Appearances 11 (First in 1973)
Best result Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1973, 1977)
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South Korea women's national volleyball team
Medal record
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal Team
World Championship
Bronze medal – third place 1967 Tokyo
Bronze medal – third place 1974 Guadalajara
World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 1973 Uruguay
Bronze medal – third place 1977 Japan
World Grand Prix
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Japan
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1994 Hiroshima Team
Gold medal – first place 2014 Incheon Team
Silver medal – second place 1974 Tehran Team
Silver medal – second place 1986 Seoul Team
Silver medal – second place 1990 Beijing Team
Silver medal – second place 1998 Bangkok Team
Silver medal – second place 2002 Busan Team
Silver medal – second place 2010 Guangzhou Team
Bronze medal – third place 1978 Bangkok Team
Bronze medal – third place 1982 New Delhi Team
Asian Championship
Silver medal – second place 1975 Melbourne
Silver medal – second place 1989 Hong Kong
Silver medal – second place 1995 Chiang Mai
Silver medal – second place 1997 Manila
Silver medal – second place 1999 Hong Kong
Silver medal – second place 2001 Nakhon Ratchasima
Silver medal – second place 2015 Tianjin
Bronze medal – third place 1979 Hong Kong
Bronze medal – third place 1983 Fukuoka
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Shanghai
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Bangkok
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Shanghai
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Ho Chi Minh City
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Taipei
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Nakhon Ratchasima
Asian Cup Volleyball Championship
Silver medal – second place 2008 Nakhon Ratchasima
Silver medal – second place 2014 Shenzhen
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Taicang

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

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

World Championship[edit]

World Cup[edit]

World Grand Prix[edit]

World Grand Champions Cup[edit]

  • Japan 1997 — 6th place
  • Japan 2001 — 6th place
  • Japan 2005 — 6th place
  • Japan 2009 — 5th place
  • Japan 2013 — Did not qualify
  • Japan 2017 — Qualified

Asian Games[edit]

  • Indonesia 1962Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Thailand 1966Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Thailand 1970Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Iran 1974Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Thailand 1978Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • India 1982Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • South Korea 1986Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • China 1990Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Japan 1994Gold medal asia.svg Gold Medal
  • Thailand 1998Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • South Korea 2002Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Qatar 2006 — 5th place
  • China 2010Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • South Korea 2014Gold medal asia.svg Gold Medal

Asian Volleyball Championship[edit]

  • Australia 1975Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Hong Kong 1979Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • Japan 1983Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • China 1987Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • Hong Kong 1989Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Thailand 1991Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • China 1993Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • Thailand 1995Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Philippines 1997Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Hong Kong 1999Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Thailand 2001Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Vietnam 2003Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • China 2005 — 4th place
  • Thailand 2007 — 4th place
  • Vietnam 2009 — 4th place
  • Chinese Taipei 2011Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • Thailand 2013Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • China 2015Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Philippines 2017Qualified

Asian Cup Championship[edit]

  • Thailand 2008Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • China 2010Bronze medal asia.svg Bronze Medal
  • Kazakhstan 2012 — 6th place
  • China 2014Silver medal asia.svg Silver Medal
  • Vietnam 2016 — 8th place

Montreux Volley Masters[edit]

  • Switzerland 1990Med 3.png Bronze Medal
  • Switzerland 1992Med 3.png Bronze Medal
  • Switzerland 1993Med 3.png Bronze Medal

Team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

The following is the South Korean roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[1][2][3] ‹See Tfd›view · talk

Head coach: Lee Jung-chul

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2015–16 club
3 Hyo-hee, LeeLee Hyo-hee 9 September 1980 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 57 kg (126 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 271 cm (107 in) South Korea Korea Expressway Corp.
4 Hee-jin, KimKim Hee-jin 29 April 1991 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 295 cm (116 in) South Korea IBK Altos
5 Hae-ran, KimKim Hae-ran (L) 16 March 1984 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) 57 kg (126 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 270 cm (110 in) South Korea Korea Ginseng Corp.
6 Youn-joo, HwangHwang Youn-joo 13 August 1986 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 285 cm (112 in) 265 cm (104 in) South Korea Hyundai E&C
7 Jae-yeong, LeeLee Jae-yeong 15 October 1996 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 286 cm (113 in) 267 cm (105 in) South Korea Heungkuk Life Insurance
8 Jie-youn, NamNam Jie-youn 15 May 1983 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 61 kg (134 lb) 285 cm (112 in) 273 cm (107 in) South Korea IBK Altos
10 Yeon-koung, KimKim Yeon-koung (C) 26 February 1988 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 310 cm (120 in) 300 cm (120 in) Turkey Fenerbahçe
11 Su-ji, KimKim Su-ji 11 July 1987 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 303 cm (119 in) 294 cm (116 in) South Korea Heungkuk Life Insurance
13 Jeong-ah, ParkPark Jeong-ah 26 March 1993 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 290 cm (110 in) South Korea IBK Altos
14 Hyo-jin, YangYang Hyo-jin 14 December 1989 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 308 cm (121 in) 301 cm (119 in) South Korea Hyundai E&C
16 Yoo-na, BaeBae Yoo-na 30 November 1989 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 66 kg (146 lb) 288 cm (113 in) 280 cm (110 in) South Korea Korea Expressway Corp.
17 Hye-seon, YeumYeum Hye-seon 3 February 1991 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 278 cm (109 in) 263 cm (104 in) South Korea Hyundai E&C

Squads[edit]

See also[edit]

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