DE La Salle University and University of Santo Tomas (UST) started their title-retention drive on a high note in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 76 tae kwon do event on Wednesday at The Arena in San Juan City.
The reigning women’s champion De La Salle posted a victory over University of the East (UE), 4-3, then beat National University (NU), 6-1.
In the men’s side, the third-peat-seeking Growling Tigers ripped Ateneo De Manila Univesity, 5-2.
In the other men’s matches, De La Salle trounced UE, 5-2, while University of the Philippines beat Far Eastern University, 4-3.
In the women’s division, Tigresses defeated the Lady Bulldogs 5-2, while the Lady Eagles outplayed the Lady Warriors, 4-3.
Josef T. Ramos