ADAMSON University kept its flickering Final Four hopes alive by downing University of the East (UE), 25-15, 25-22, 25-18, on Sunday in the University Athletic Asso-ciation of the Philippines Season 77 wo-men’s volleyball at The Arena in San Juan City.
The Lady Falcons improved to 4-6 card and tied National University and University of the Philippines in fourth to seventh spot with same record.
Adamson drew superb performances from Amanda Villanueva, Mylene Paat and Jessica Galanza. Villanueva scattered 13 points while Paat blocked four UE shots and got one service ace for 11 points. Galanza contributed 11 points.
“We made the necessary adjustments because UE played great in the second set and we’re hoping we sustain our win streak. We also have a good schedule on the coming week,” said Adamson mentor Sherwin Meneses, whose wards will face UP next on Saturday.
Shaya Adorador led the Lady Warriors with 12 points as UE remained winless in 12 games.
University of Santo Tomas repulsed Far Eastern University, 25-19, 25-21. 25-23, to grab the solo third with 5-5.
In the men’s side, University of the Philippines leaned on Wendel Miguel’s 18 points to subdue UE, 25-19, 20-25, 23-25, 25-17, 15-8, on the way to a 4-6 win-loss record.