MANILA, Philippines – Defending champion National University cruised to its second straight win, while last year's runner-up University of Santo Tomas entered the win column on Wednesday in the UAAP Season 80 high school tournament.
The Bullpups demolished Ateneo, 25-17, 25-13, 25-7, to soar to the solo lead.
Meanwhile, the Tiger Cubs recovered from an opening day loss by sweeping De La Salle-Zobel, 25-13, 25-10, 25-20.
UST had opened its season by bowing to Far Eastern University-Diliman in four sets. The Tiger Cubs now have a 1-1 win-loss record.
The Blue Eaglets, meanwhile, suffered a second consecutive defeat.
Action in UAAP high school volleyball resumes on Sunday at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
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