MANILA, Philippines - Miriam College barged into the finals of five events while host De La Salle Zobel will vie for four titles as the 43rd WNCAA enters the championship rounds of its three first semester events.
DLSZ will defend its midgets and junior basketball titles against Miriam. Both squads will likewise dispute the junior volleyball where Miriam is the defending champion.
Miriam is also in the junior futsal finals against San Beda College Alabang and will take on Centro Escolar University for the senior volleyball plum after ousting Philippine Women’s University in the semifinals, 25-22, 21-25, 22-25, 25-22, 15-8.
DLSZ’s fourth title bid will be in midgets volleyball against San Beda.
CEU will defend its senior basketball title against Rizal Technological University after routing Emilio Aguinaldo College in the Final Four, 83-32, behind the combined 37 points of Janine Pontejos and Julie Gula.
RTU leaned on the game-high 22 points of Rica Francisco to beat San Beda, 69-65, and advance to the finals.
Meanwhile, Je-Ann Carmelo fired 19 points and Bennette Revillosa added 13 as Chiang Kai Shek College beat Assumption College, 60-37, to clinch third place honors in the tournament backed by Goody, Mikasa, Molten, MJC Photography, network partner AKTV and radio partner Monster Radio RX 93.1.
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