UAAP: Adamson rolls to 2nd straight win with 4-set demolition of UP

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Posted at May 12 2022 06:26 PM | Updated as of May 12 2022 08:55 PM

Trisha Genesis scored 15 points for Adamson. From the UAAP Facebook page
Trisha Genesis scored 15 points for Adamson. From the UAAP Facebook page


MANILA -- (UPDATED) Adamson University bounced back from a second set glitch to beat University of the Philippines (UP), 25-19, 19-25, 25-17, 25-11, in Season 84 UAAP women's volleyball on Thursday at Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.

It was the Lady Falcons' second straight victory as Trisha Genesis led the way with 15 points off 11 attacks, 2 blocks, and 2 aces.

Lorene Toring added 14 points to go with her 4 blocks, helping Adamson improve to 2-2.

The Lady Falcons rode on an aggressive 8-1 start to draw first blood against the Fighting Maroons.

UP equalized in the second set but found itself struggling to sustain its first in the next two.

It was the Lady Maroons first defeat in the tournament after scoring 3 successive wins

Alyssa Bertolano paced UP with 15 points, while Irah Jaboneta added 6 markers with 12 excellent digs.