UAAP Volleyball: US rallied to defeat Adamson for third straight win

UST Tigers in UAAP Season 84 Women's Volleyball Tournament.  UAAP pictures

UST Tigers in UAAP Season 84 Women’s Volleyball Tournament. UAAP pictures

The University of Santo Thomas beat Adamson 24-26, 20-25, 25-21, 25-23 in a two-set deficit. Continue her winning streak in UAAP Season 84 Women’s Volleyball on Thursdays 15-12, and at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Aya Lore came on slow but poured four of his 21 points in the fifth set a block that highlighted the Tigers’ defensive stops in the final game.

It was the Tigers ‘third win in a row that lifted their record to 6-2 and the Lady Falcons’ fourth defeat in eight games.

In the first match of the second round, Adamson caught USP napping and was on the verge of a collapse, leading 15-14 in the third set.

But Lore, the league’s top scorer, touched the mid-set rally that turned the table for the Tigers repeating over the Lady Falcons this season.

Adamson took a 12-11 lead in the fifth minute for his last stand and Casey Galdons scored on a block to tie for UST. The Tigers then begin to flex their muscles in the net, pushing the enemy’s effort to ice the match.

Camille Victoria added 16, while Isabel Jimenez added 13 for the Tigers.

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