UAAP STREETDANCE: DLSU out to dance its way to back-to-back titles

ABS-CBN Sports on Mar 10, 2018 02:24 PM
DLSU out to dance its way to back-to-back titles
Can the La Salle Streetdance Club capture its second straight win?

The La Salle Streetdance Club guns for a repeat in the 80th UAAP streetdance competition Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

The event which includes the first-ever staging of the juniors competition will start at 2:00 p.m. and will air live on ABS-CBN S+A Channel 23, ABS-CBN S+A HD Channel 166, LIGA on SkyCable Channel 86, LIGA HD on SkyCable Channel 183.         

Last year, La Salle Streetdance Club pulled off an energetic party-themed performance to reclaim the title in the event held at the Plaza Mayor inside the University of Santo Tomas campus as part of Season 79 closing ceremonies.           

The arrows are up for LSDC Street, as it aims for its first back-to-back run since winning the first two competitions in the 2011 and 2012 season.

Promising a "petmalu" showing, University of the Philippines Streetdance Club, which placed second that ended a run of three straight titles last year, is more ready to rock and roll and dance on the way in returning to the throne.

UP is currently tied with De La Salle for the most number of streetdance championships in the league.

Also expected to contend is University of Santo Tomas' Prime, which captured third place for the second straight season.

Since taking over from Salinggawi Dance Troupe as UST's streetdance representative two years ago, Prime has been in podium and is hoping to do the same this season.

Completing the field are Far Eastern University's Street Alliance, Company of Ateneo Dancers, Adamson University's CAST, University of the East's Street Warriors and National University's Underdawgz, which is making a comeback after a two-year hiatus.

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