Adamson sweeps UST for PVL crown
(The Philippine Star) - October 14, 2019 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines — Adamson crowned itself the new PVL Collegiate Conference champion, blasting UST with its superb all-around game to fashion out a 25-19, 25-6, 25-17 victory and complete its sweep of their best-of-three series at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan over the weekend.

Trisha Genesis capped her tournament-long brilliance with 14 hits, including 10 attack points, while rookies Lucille Almonte, Lorene Toring and setter Louie Romero likewise sustained their veteran-like forms to power the Lady Falcons to a repeat victory over the fancied Tigresses for the coveted crown.

“We really prepared hard for a UST comeback – defense and even on our offense,” said AdU coach Lerma Giron, whose wards’ victory likewise served notice of the San Marcelino-based school’s bid for the next UAAP wars.

After a tough 23-25, 25-17, 25-16, 21-25, 15-11 decision in the series’ opener, the Lady Falcons stamped their class right at the start of Game Two and never gave the Tigresses a chance to recover, cruising to their first major victory since winning in the defunct V-League Season 7 Second Conference in 2010.

Genesis went on to bag the MVP honors while Toring actually paced AdU’s charge with 15 markers she highlighted with six kill blocks.

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