Rizal Technological University (RTU) and University of the Philippines (UP) dominated the 2015 National Softball Inter-Collegiate Championship.
RTU defeated Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) via a close 3-2 decision in the finals to rule the men’s division.
Pitcher Richfield Custodio denied six PUP batters to lead RTU’s rampage in the tournament organized by the Amateur Softball Association of the Philippines.
Cutodio was named Most Valuable Player while Reynaldo Gaban took the Most Stolen Base trophy.
Arnel Arieta got the Best Slugger and Most Home Runs awards while Zelbert Enriquez was the Best Pitcher.
UP, on the other hand, posted a 3-2 victory over PUP to take the women’s crown.
Cochise Diolata of UP pocketed the MVP award while the other awardees were Irene Lumanas of University of Mindanao Davao (Best Pitcher and Best Hitter) and national mainstay Kriska Piad (Most RBIs and Best Slugger).