DCNHS, VV-Tagum post 2 volleyball wins-A A +A
Monday, July 28, 2014
THE Davao City National High School (DCNHS) and Visayan Village-Tagum grabbed two wins each at the start of the 1st Philippine Sports Commission (PSC)-Pinay National Volleyball League-Davao leg at the Almendras Gym Davao City Recreation Center over the weekend.
DCNHS spanked Holy Cross College of Sasa, 25-10, 25-7, behind team captain Lycha Crisanto Ebon and teammates Nichole Sasuman, Khem Consencino, Jessa Monteposo, George Loreto and Mika Crisanto.
DCNHS capitalized on HCCS's series of miscues, surging to a 9-0 rally with Ebon's powerspike to end the first set.
HCCS's woes continued as Kristine Garcero and her teammates could not get their acts together, thus, DCNHS also secured the second set to wrap up the match.
DCNHS also eked out a 25-5, 25-3 win over Maa National High School in the second game.
The Visayan Village-Tagum team, meanwhile, defeated Assumption College of Davao, 25-9, 25-21, after whipping Pablo Lorenzo National High School, 25-5, 25-3.
In other games, the University of Immaculate of Conception (UIC)-A demolished St. Peter's College of Toril, 25-8, 25-14 while Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School routed Maa National High School, 25-8, 25-14.
Sta. Ana National High School outclassed UIC-B, 25-23, 25-15.
The 17-under tournament was organized in partnership with PSC and city government of Davao through Mayor Rodrigo Duterte in coordination with the Sports Development Division of the City Mayor's Office.
The event is sanctioned by the Philippine Volleyball Federation.
Games will resume 8 a.m. today, July 29.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on July 29, 2014.