NU tries to extend winning run in UAAP volley


Posted at Jan 21 2014 07:54 PM | Updated as of Jan 22 2014 05:20 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The National University (NU) Lady Bulldogs will try to stretch its winning streak to six games when they battle the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Tigresses in the UAAP Season 76 women’s volleyball tournament Wednesday at the San Juan Arena.

The Lady Bulldogs are in second spot with a 7-1 record and are favored to hike their slate further against the reeling Tigresses.

Game time is at 4 p.m.

Meanwhile, the slumping Ateneo Lady Eagles will clash with the University of the Philippines in the 2 p.m. match hoping to keep their grip of the No. 3 spot.

The Lady Eagles (5-3), who are two games behind the Lady Bulldogs, seek to move on from the consecutive defeats they suffered at the hands of defending champions De La Salle in a span of a week.

In men’s volleyball action, the UST Tiger Spikers will clash against the Far Eastern University Tamaraws at 8:30 a.m, while Ateneo takes on La Salle at 10 a.m.