Lady Bulldogs keep Final Four bid alive
MANILA, Philippines – The National University (NU) Lady Bulldogs remained in contention for a seat in the Final Four of the UAAP Season 75 women’s volleyball tournament after a three-set victory over the University of the East (UE) Lady Warriors.
DinDin Santiago fired 22 points as NU cruised to a 25-11, 25-16 and 25-21 win over the Lady Warriors Sunday at the San Juan Arena.
It was NU’s sixth win against five losses this season, keeping them tied with the FEU Lady Tamaraws and the UST Tigresses for fourth to sixth places in the league standings.
After taking the first set easily, the Lady Bulldogs fell behind in the second and third sets but were rallied both times by Santiago.
Myla Pablo added 11 points for the Lady Bulldogs, who wrapped up the match in just 75 minutes.
Dawis finished with 11 points for the Lady Warriors, who remain winless in Season 75.