La Salle spikers seek to extend UAAP streak


Posted at Feb 03 2012 06:51 PM | Updated as of Feb 04 2012 02:51 AM

MANILA, Philippines – De La Salle tries to extend its winning streak in women’s volleyball and men’s tennis while Adamson University shoots for its eighth straight victory in softball in UAAP Season 74 action on Saturday.

The Lady Spikers eye a 12-0 win-loss record in women’s volleyball when they battle the University of the Philippines (UP) Lady Maroons at 3:30 p.m. at the San Juan Arena.

Adamson University, on the other hand, try to stay in the hunt for a seat in the semifinals and join early qualifiers De La Salle and Ateneo (9-2), take on University of the East (UE) in the other women’s volleyball game at 2 p.m.

The men’s volleyball matches pit Far Eastern University (FEU) at 9 a.m. and Ateneo against Adamson at 10:30 a.m.

In men’s tennis at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center, De La Salle will gun for its 8th-straight win against UP in the tie that starts at noon.

Ateneo meets National University (NU) and University of Santo Tomas (UST) battles UE in the other men’s ties at 9 a.m., while UP takes on Ateneo in the women’s contest starting at noon.

At the Rizal Memorial Baseball Stadium, Adamson University, unblemished in 7 games, battles UE at 11:30 a.m. The other games pit UP against De La Salle at 7:30 a.m. and Ateneo against UST at 9:30 a.m.

In juniors baseball also at the Rizal diamond, it will be La Salle-Zobel against Ateneo at 3 p.m.