RJ Abarrientos showcased an all-around game, scoring 23 points while also finishing with 5 assists including a set-up to Alforque in the final moments of the game. #FrMartinsCup
The NU Lady Bulldogs turned to their defense and inside dominance to wallop the DLSU Lady Archers in the Women’s Division, 99-34, of the 25th
The Lady Bulldogs quickly pulled away in the first quarter, and established a double-digit cushion all throughout. #FrMatinsCup
The second doubles tandem of Jzash Canja and Annie Tumanda completed NU’s comeback in the women’s throne after a one-year absence with a 6-2, 6-2 romp of Kiezel Diaz and Jenni Dizon. #UAAPSeason81
NU will face defending eight-time champion Adamson University in the semifinals starting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the same Malate venue. #UAAPSeason81
Rhayyan Amsali starred with 25 points, nine rebounds, and three assists while Joshua Lazaro scored all but two of his 11 points in the last eight minutes to help the MMBL champions boot out a FilAm Sports side led by Jalen Green and supposedly on its way to a rematch with National U. #NBTC
Terrence Fortea waxed hot for the second straight game with 28 points built on seven triples to go along with four assists and three rebounds. Backcourt partner Gerry Abadiano also added 15 markers and four dimes. #NBTC
NCAA, MMBL, and UAAP powerhouses Mapua, San Beda, National U, La Salle Green Hills, Letran, Ateneo, Hope Christian, and FEU-Diliman all made the cut and the other regions in the largest land mass in the country aren’t going to get left behind either.
“Why not? It’s a big honor for me to serve the national team,” – Goldwyn Monteverde #UAAPSeason81 #BatangGilas
Reigning girls champion National University completed a six-match first round sweep, while Adamson University gained a piece of the No. 2 spot Friday in the UAAP Season 81 high school volleyball tournament at the Blue Eagle Gym.