Tams hunt for at least a semis berth playoff

Mark Escarlote on Sep 17, 2017 11:41 PM
Tams hunt for at least a semis berth playoff
Far Eastern University sets its sights on securing at least a semis spot playoff.

Far Eastern University guns for at least a playoff for a semifinals berth against winless College of St. Benilde Monday in the men’s division of the inaugural Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan.

The Tams are riding the crest of their three-game winning run and are looking to add the Blazers in their list of victims when they take center court at 10:00 a.m.

FEU is currently at second spot with a 3-1 win-loss record. Unbeaten Ateneo de Manila University occupied the first best-of-three semis slot, parading a 5-0 slate.

The Tams swept University of Sto. Tomas, 25-23, 25-23, 26-24, last Wednesday.

John Paul Bugaoan, Richard Solis, Jude Garcia and Redijohn Paler will once again banner the Recto-based squad’s campaign against CSB, which has yet to taste victory after three outings.

The reigning NCAA champion Blazers suffered a straight sets 13-25, 22-25, 22-25, defeat at the hands of the Blue Eagles last Wednesday.

Meanwhile, UST and National University clash to arrest their losing streaks at 8:00 a.m.

The Tigers are on a two-game slump after winning their first two assignments while the Bulldogs dropped their last two matches in three outings.

NU absorbed a sorry five-set defeat to De La Salle University a week ago.



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