De La Salle-Zobel begins its title-retention bid on September 7 against perennial contender University of Sto. Tomas in the UAAP Season 82 girls volleyball tournament at the FEU-Diliman gym.
Reigning Most Valuable Player Angel Canino will be back to lead the Junior Lady Spikers in their back-to-back quest for the high school crown.
DLS-Z dethroned National University via sweep in the best-of-three Finals series.
Meanwhile, the NU Bullpups will try defend their throne in a clash with the UST Tiger Cubs on September 4.
Here's the first round schedule: