UST Tigresses sweep UAAP beach volleyball elims, book finals berth

first_imgDindin Manabat officially introduced as member of Toray Arrows in Japan The Lady Maroons and Lady Eagles had identical 3-4 records after the eliminations but Molde and Dorog’s partnership brought down Ateneo’s pairing of Ponggay Gaston and Jules Samonte, 21-19, 21-19.In the men’s division, FEU’s Jude Garcia and Kevin Hadlocon brushed off Ateneo’s Kurt Aguilar and Abai Llenos, 21-3, 21-5, and secured an outright finals spot after their 7-0 sweep of the eliminations.The Growling Tigers’ pair of Krung Arbasto and Jaron Requinton trumped defending champions Bryan Bagunas and James Natividad of NU, 30-32, 21-12, 15-13, to take the second seed, and a twice-to-beat perk, in the Final Four.UST finished the eliminations with a 6-1 record while the Bulldogs settled for a 5-2 slate.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal University of Santo Tomas continued to show its dominance in the sand after completing a resounding sweep of the eliminations and advancing to the finals of the UAAP Season 81 beach volleyball tournament Friday at Sands SM By the Bay.The impenetrable partnership of Cherry Rondina and Babylove Barbon decimated Far Eastern University’s Ivana Agudo and Sheena Gallentes 21-9, 21-5 to complete the 7-0 sweep of the preliminaries, the third straight year the Golden Tigresses came away unscathed.ADVERTISEMENT Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption UST is attempting to become the first school in the tournament to win three straight titles while winning every set.De La Salle’s partnership of Tin Tiamzon and Michelle Morente earned a twice-to-beat advantage in the Final Four after taking down National University’s Klymince Orillanada and Antonette Landicho, 21-13, 21-12, and University of the Philippines’ Isa Molde and Justine Dorog, 21-17, 21-14.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissThe Lady Spikers finished the eliminations with a 6-1 card and will wait the winner of Saturday’s first step-ladder match.NU took the third seed with a 5-2 record after the eliminations while UP took the last Final Four spot after taking down Ateneo in the playoff. MOST READlast_img read more