UAAP VOLLEYBALL: Streaking Ateneo clashes with UE

Mark Escarlote on Mar 20, 2018 11:23 PM
UAAP VOLLEYBALL: Streaking Ateneo clashes with UE
Streaking Ateneo de Manila University is out to collect its third straight win in a collision course with upset-seeking University of the East.

Ateneo de Manila University hunts for its third straight win and a step closer to a Final Four berth in a duel with University of the East Wednesday in the 80th UAAP women’s volleyball tournament at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan.

Game time is 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 and via livestream.

After closing the first round with a four-set loss against grand slam-seeking De La Salle University, the Lady Eagles are now on a roll.

The Loyola-based squad exacted revenge on their first round tormentors Far Eastern University and National University in straight sets.

Ateneo’s last victim were the Lady Bulldogs, 25-22, 25-16, 25-17, last Saturday as the Lady Eagles tied NU with 6-3 win-loss record.

The Lady Eagles are looking to make a repeat over the Lady Warriors, who are coming off a 25-19, 11-25, 25-16, 16-25, 12-15, loss to Adamson University Sunday that saw their two-game win streak snapped.

UE holds a 2-7 slate at the bottom of the standings.



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