UNDERMANNED San Sebastian College proved too much for Emilio Aguinaldo College, 25-16, 25-19, 25-16, in the season opener of the 93rd NCAA women’s volleyball tournament on Thursday at The Arena in San Juan.
Skipper Joyce Sta. Rita, Dangie Encarnacion, Nikka Dalisay and Daurene Santos each had 13 points for SSC, which only has eight players on its lineup.
The others in coach Roger Gorayeb's team are Julie Tiangco, Vira Guillema, Dannah Amponin and libero Alyssa Eroa.
“Walang palitan ‘yan, bawal magkasakit, bawal magtampo, tyaga namin para sa eskwelang ito,” said Gorayeb.
“Sa tagal ko dito, 30 plus years sa NCAA, ito na ang pinakamahinang team,” rued the veteran mentor.
“Kulang sa tao, two years na walang recruitment dahil sa K12, next year meron na ako recruit.”
Jaylene Lumbo and Ladeisheen Magbanua had six points apiece for EAC.