Lyceum, Perpetual still undefeated in NCAA men’s beach volley

first_imgMOST READ China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases, 2 in Beijing San Sebastian’s Grethcel Soltones and Alyssa Eroa, who are gunning for their fourth straight crown, turned back Perpetual Help’s Marjito Medalla and Maria Aurora Bianca Tripoli, 21-19, 21-18, to seal their fifth straight win to move half a game behind the the talented Viray duo.The Virays and the Soltones-Eroa tandem will face off Saturday for the right to advance to the finals outright where the sweeper clinches the twice-to-beat edge.The Red Spikers are gunning for their first ever title in the sport while the Lady Altas their fifth crown.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Warriors, Cavs return from All-Star break with wins Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town Beggar dead in Quezon hit-and-run incident LATEST STORIES Taal Volcano continues to emit steam, ash from weak explosions Panelo: Duterte only wants to emulate strong political will of Marcos View comments 2 ‘bookies’ bet collectors held in Quezon The Taneo siblings, meanwhile, flattened San Sebastian’s Christian Calonia and Jahir Ebrahim, 21-14, 21-17, to stay just half a game behind Badua and Presnede with a pristine 6-0 record.Lyceum and Perpetual Help part ways Saturday with the winner going straight to the finals where it will be assured of twice-to-beat advantage.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return“The boys have trained hard with an intention of winning it this year,” said Lyceum coach Emil Lontoc in Filipino.In the women’s action, San Beda twins Maria Jeziela and Maria Nieza Viray dumped Lyceum’s Czarina Pauline Orros and Cherilyn Jhane Sindayen, 21-19, 21-13, to seize the solo lead with a perfect 6-0 slate. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Perpetual’s Relan and Rey Taneo. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOLyceum’s Jhonel Badua and Joeward Presnede pulled off a pair of three-set wins while Perpetual’s Relan and Rey Taneo hacked out a straight set victory to remain undefeated in the NCAA Season 92 men’s beach volley tournament at the beachfront of Subic Park Hotel Friday.Badua and Presnede survived Arellano’s Kenneth Aliyacyac and Joshua Esguerra, 17-21, 21-18 at 15-12, and Mapua’s Rey Arth Andaya and Sam Damian, 21-13, 17-21 at 15-12, to help the Pirates nail their seventh win in row.ADVERTISEMENT Palace: Crisis over ABS-CBN franchise unlikely Motorcycle taxis ‘illegal’ starting next week — LTFRB board member Prince Harry: ‘No other option’ but to cut royal tieslast_img read more