De La Salle University outlasted University of the Philippines, 2-1, for the first victory in UAAP women’s football Sunday at the FEU-Diliman pitch in Quezon City.
Reginie Metillo scored on a free kick to give the Lady Archers the victory.
Ateneo and University of Santo Tomas fought to a scoreless draw in the other game.
Defending men’s champion Ateneo starts its Season 76 campaign when it meets Far Eastern University at 10 a.m. Tuesday.
UST and NU clash at 1 p.m. and University of the East collides with La Salle collide at 3 p.m. in the other men’s matches at the FEU-Diliman field.
The Tamaraws, the Growling Tigers and the Red Warriors won their opening day matches to post three points each.
FEU seeks to follow up on its 2-0 win over National University last Saturday.
JOSEF T. RAMOS