National U one win away from UAAP Juniors volleyball title after edging UE in four sets

NATIONAL University is one win away from the UAAP Season 78 juniors volleyball title after beating University of the East, 25-12, 18-25, 25-21, 26-24, on Monday at the Adamson University gym.

The thrice-to-beat Bullpups recovered from a stunning loss in the opener, with Dazyl June Cayamso closing out the match with a kill off two UE blockers.

The Bullpups can clinch the title on Wednesday.

The Junior Warriors will be looking to extend their 11-year reign. A fourth match, if necessary, will be played on Thursday at the same venue.

NU is gunning for a high school volleyball double, as its girls team earlier won the title at the expense of University of Santo Tomas. 

The Junior Warriors won the opening match, 25-21, 25-15, 25-19, on Monday.


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