NATIONAL University and Ateneo will face off in the Finals for the second straight year after repulsing lower-ranked foes yesterday in the UAAP juniors basketball Final Four at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
THE Larong Volleyball sa Pilipinas Inc. (LVPI) was gratified with the huge turnout for the men and women’s national team try-outs, which it hopes would translate to a podium finish in the coming 30th Southeast Asian Games.
ARELLANO University overcame a disastrous first set to subdue University of Perpetual Help System Dalta, 22-25, 25-15, 25-18, 25-18, and annex its third straight NCAA women’s volleyball crown yesterday at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
United Volleyball Club (UVC), which used to be known as Cocolife, will display its souped-up roster against two-time Grand Prix champion Foton at 4 p.m. while Generika-Ayala parades its imports from Brazil and Azerbaijan when it clashes with Sta. Lucia in the 6 p.m. main battle.
“Lahat ng players ko wala pang championship experience. Sila meron. Yung team na iyan, ‘di basta-basta magpapatalo iyan kasi champion iyan,” said coach Macky Cariño after the Lady Altas were dragged by the Lady Chiefs to a Game 3 of the NCAA women’s volleyball Finals.
The Junior Altas swept Letran, 25-19, 30-28, 25-17 in Game 2 of their title series to complete a perfect Season 94 while the Senior Altas downed a never-say-die College of Saint Benilde squad to capture the crown, 23-25, 25-17, 25-17, 25-23 at The Arena in San Juan City.
UNIVERSITY of Perpetual Help System Dalta seeks to finish a Cinderella story as it plays defending champion Arellano University today in the NCAA women's volleyball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
Cindy Imbo has been the glue that stuck Perpetual Help together with 18 points and 16 receptions in Game 1. The graduating Cavite native dropped a season-high and personal-best 32 points in the Lady Altas’ five-set win over the Lady Blazers in the Final Four decider.
THREE-PEAT seeking Arellano University is aware of what University of Perpetual Help System Dalta can offer after hurdling three consecutive do-or-die matches to make it to the NCAA women’s volleyball championship.
While the men’s and juniors squads are fancied to win the title after sweeping the eliminations, this cannot be said on the Lady Altas, who hurdled three do-or-die matches to make it to the biggest stage and will face the league’s current dynasty.
UNIVERSITY of Perpetual Help System Dalta outlasted College of Saint Benilde 25-17, 27-29, 19-25, 26-24, 16-14, in a thrilling do-or-die duel to make a return stint to the Finals last night in the NCAA women’s volleyball Final Four at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
ELIMINATION round topnotcher College of Saint Benilde and defending champion Arellano University seek to arrange a championship showdown today when they play separate semifinal rivals in the NCAA women’s volleyball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Centre.