UAAP VOLLEYBALL: NU tries to regain top spot

Mark Escarlote on Mar 17, 2018 06:47 AM
UAAP VOLLEYBALL: NU tries to regain top spot
National University and Ateneo de Manila University collide in a battle of heavyweights.

National University takes on Ateneo de Manila University for a chance to regain its spot on top of the standings Saturday in the 80th UAAP women’s volleyball tournament at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan.

Opening serve is at 4:00 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 and via livestream.

The Lady Bulldogs are currently at solo third spot with a 6-2 win-loss record after suffering a second round opening day setback at the hands of two-time defending champion De La Salle University, 25-27, 25-27, 16-25, last week.

DLSU is at the top spot with a 7-2 record followed by Far Eastern University (6-3).

NU is looking to bounce back from its loss and duplicate its five-set win over the Lady Eagles in their first meeting.

Ateneo is perched at fourth spot with a 5-3 mark.

The Katipunan-based squad cruised past FEU, 25-19, 25-21, 25-17, last week.

 

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