ADAMSON University beat University of Santo Tomas, 25-17, 15-25, 25-20, 25-20, on Saturday in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 70 women’s volleyball tournament at The Arena in San Juan City.
Mylene Paat posted 15 points with six blocks including a match-clinching ace while Amanda Villanueva had 15 points with nine digs to lift Adamson above the .500 mark for the first time this season.
The Tigresses took the second set behind rookies Cherry Rondina and EJ Laure, but the Lady Falcons got back into the groove behind Paat, Villanueva and Jessica Galanza to book their third straight win.
EJ Laure finished with 11 hits and seven digs while Ria Meneses also tossed in 11 points, including six blocks, for UST, which dropped to seventh place with a 1-4 card.
The volleyball competitions will take a two-week holiday break and will resume on January 4 with a four-game bill at the Arena in San Juan City.