USLS men’s volley team wins
UniGames crown after 14 years
The University of St. La Salle men’s volleyball team clawed their way out of a 2-0 hole and won the next three sets in an epic final match to dethrone Far Eastern University and win their second title in the University Games after 14 years. The score: 19-25; 20-25; 25-16; 25-17, and 23-21.
The Stingers advanced to the championship round after beating University of Sto. Tomas in three sets in the semifinals, 25-22, 25-16, 25-19, while the Tamaraws bounced back from a first set loss to tame Adamson in four sets, 13-25, 25-18, 25-22, and 25-19, to book another trip to the finals.
Before a packed crowd at the USLS College Covered Court, the USLS men’s team refused to give up and valiantly stood their ground despite falling behind 2-0.