78th UAAP volleyball dates to watch out for

Mark Escarlote on Jan 04, 2016 02:50 PM
78th UAAP volleyball dates to watch out for
Here are the dates that UAAP volleyball fans should watch out for.

Who will make the cut for the 78th UAAP women’s volleyball tournament?

Anticipation for the rosters of the eight schools will reach fever pitch in the coming weeks as the most exciting second semester event will open on January 30 in a venue that is yet to be determined.      

Deadline for the submission of team lineups is on January 23 while the UAAP eligibility meeting that will determine the names of players that will receive the green light to participate in the collegiate action is set on Jan. 25.

New faces are expected to make an impact while veterans will again be the focus of attention from fans as they carry their team’s respective campaign.

First to be put under the microscope are Adamson University and University of the East in the opening game at 2:00 p.m. to be followed by De La Salle’s match against Far Eastern University.

University of Sto. Tomas and University of the Philippines clash in the curtain-raiser on the 31st to be followed by the defending champion Ateneo de Manila’s three-peat bid campaign opener versus pre-season favorite title contender National University.

The much-awaited championship rematch between the Lady Eagles and Lady Spikers is tentatively set on February 28.

 

 

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