The college rivalry continues as the defending champion Ateneo De Manila University got their revenge as they defeated rival De La Salle Lady Spikers in the UAAP Season 78 second round of elimination earlier at Mall of Asia Arena.
ADMU clinched the top seed in women’s volleyball tournament with the win.
Set scores as follows: 21-25, 25-22, 25-16, 21-25, 15-5
On their first meeting, the DLSU handed Ateneo their only loss on the first round.
Here are some pictures on today’s match-up:
Once again, Ateneo Lady Eagles have built their defenses and attacks up against FEU Lady Tamaraws with three consecutive wins. The FEU Lady Tamaraws have shown great defense but Alyssa Valdez and the rest of the Lady Eagles manage to get through it.
Maddie Madayag was awarded as player of the game
|Photo credit to Emil Rebaño.
Last February 03, 2016 at Philippine Sports Arena at Pasig City, Samuel Lelic a sophomore got injured while attempting to block Onia’s (DLSU) attack. Lelic was immediately attended by the medical team and rushed to the hospital.
Last Jan. 31, 2016, UAAP’s 78th season was held at FilOil Arena at San Juan with Ateneo Blue Eagles leading with 3 sets straight wins leaving NU bulldogs, though they tried hard to bring home the bacon, it wasn’t meant for them in the end.