FIRST round topnotcher Adamson University seeks to sustain its perfect run in the girls' division as the UAAP Season 86 high school volleyball tournament resumes after a three-week Christmas break on Saturday.
UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas still has National University's number to complete another golden double in UAAP Season 86 Collegiate Beach Volleyball on Tuesday at the Sands SM By The Bay. Tournament MVP Gen Eslapor and Sofiah Pagara put up a show as the Tiger Sands completed a six-peat in the women's division with a 21-10, 21-17 conquest of Honey Grace Cordero and Kly Orillaneda.
University of Santo Tomas begins its quest for another golden double in the UAAP Season 86 beach volleyball tournament, commencing this Friday at Sands SM By The Bay. The Tiger Sands aim for their sixth consecutive gold in the women's division and a five-peat in the men's side.
DE LA SALLE University survived a grueling five-set battle over National University to take Game 1 of the best-of-three finals, 18-25, 25-22, 22-25, 25-21, 15-13, and move on the verge of the UAAP Season 85 women's volleyball championship, Sunday in front of 10,995 fans at the SMART Araneta Coliseum.
NATIONAL University clinched its third consecutive championship by defeating the University of Santo Tomas, 25-20, 25-21, 25-20, to complete a 16-game sweep of the UAAP Season 85 men's volleyball tournament on Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
The Bulldogs won the finals series 2-0, crushing the Golden Spikers' hopes of extending the title showdown.
After settling for second place last season, De La Salle University is back on top of UAAP women's volleyball.
The Lady Spikers made an incredible comeback from being two sets down to win the UAAP Season 85 championship in an epic Game 2 against National University, with a score of 19-25, 23-25, 25-15, 25-17, 15-10, in front of 20,514 fans at the SM Mall of Asia Arena on Sunday night.
DEFENDING champion National University and De La Salle University are set to face off again in the finals of the UAAP Season 85 women’s volleyball tournament after NU triumphed over Adamson University in four sets, 22-25, 25-22, 25-12, 25-15 at the SMART Araneta Coliseum on Wednesday.