USLS-IS wins Aspirant volleyball-A A +A
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
UNIVERSITY of St. La Salle-Integrated School (USLS-IS) outplayed Sta. Teresita Academy (STA), 27-25 and 25-17, to clinch the boys’ division title of the Negros Occidental Private Schools, Cultural and Educational Association (Nopsscea) Aspirant Volleyball Tournament held at the USLS covered court.
The Junior Stingers earlier triumphed over STA, 25-17, 25-12.
In the distaff side, the Sol Canino-mentored Bacolod Tay Tung High School surprised defending champion St. John’s Institute, 21-25, 25-19, 26-24 to earn a twice to beat advantage in the girls’ division finals.
Both were unbeaten in their respective brackets after the elimination phase and Peter Yusay’s Falcons will have to get past the winner between St. Francis of Assisi School (SFAS) and USLS-IS to arrange a title showdown against the Lady Thunderbolts.
Bracket A No. 2 SFAS prevailed over Bracket B No. 3 ranked University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos, 13-25, 25-19, 25-23 while Bracket A No. 3 USLS-IS stung Bracket B No. 2 St. Joseph School- La Salle.
Games on March 8 will pit a SFAS vs USLS-IS at 8:30 a.m. with the winner going up against SJI at 1 p.m. Title match is on March 9 at 10 a.m. (HGD)
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on March 04, 2014.