Blue Batters dominate NU, UP tallies first win

Anton Roxas on Feb 05, 2015 11:24 PM
Blue Batters dominate NU, UP tallies first win
The Ateneo Blue Batters remain unbeaten after four game days in the UAAP Season 77 Baseball tournament.

Two-time champion Ateneo de Manila University kept its unbeaten slate intact after overwhelming National University, winning 19-7 in the UAAP Season 77 Baseball tournament last Thursday, February 5, 2015 at the Rizal Memorial Stadium.

The 19 runs tallied by the Blue Batters is the highest run total in a single game tallied so far this season. With the win, Ateneo improved to 4-0 while the Bulldogs fell to 2-2.

De La Salle University seized second place in the team standings after beating the University of Sto. Tomas 2-0. The Green Batters pushed their win total to 3 against only one loss while the Growling Tigers suffered their second defeat in four outings.

Earlier, the University of the Philippines triumphed over Adamson University, 11-1 to attain its first victory of the season. The mercy rule was applied in the eighth inning, leaving the Soaring Falcons as the only winless team in the league.

The UAAP Season 77 Softball tournament resumes on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the Rizal Memorial Stadium with the following schedule:

7:00 A.M. – UST (2-2) vs. UP (1-3)
10:00 A.M. – DLSU (3-1) vs. ADMU (4-0)
1:00 P.M. – NU (2-2) vs. AdU (0-4)

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