Defending champions Chilgok eased into the finals with three straight wins.
Daegu Chilgokcho defeated Gwangju Usancho, 67-42, on the final day of qualifying for the 홀덤사이트 2023 National Youth Harmony Basketball League Championship South on Sunday at Yanggu Culture and Sports Center in Gangwon Province to claim the top spot in Group C.
Kim Ki-seung (168 cm, G) and Lee Do-yoon (172 cm, F), the nucleus of Chilgok’s offense, were active from the first quarter and combined for 30 points to lead their team to victory.
In the next matchup between Jeonju Songcheoncho and Gyeonggi Seongnamcho, Songcheoncho took control of the game with an early onslaught and won 50-30 to improve their record to 2-1 in the preliminary round, finishing second in the group behind Chilgokcho.
In the Group D preliminary match, Daesae Eunersong recorded their first win of the tournament with a 47-31 victory over Sangsan in Sangju, but failed to advance to the finals.
In the final match between Busan Seongnam-cho and Masan-cho, the game was tightly contested until the middle of the game, but Busan Seongnam-cho, which showed its superiority in the inside and outside structure, defeated Masan-cho 44-29 and qualified as the first and second in the group.