UST pair Rondina, Viray deny FEU's Pons, Atienza in perfect run to retain UAAP beach volley crown
Caitlyn Viray and Sisi Rondina stayed unbeaten throughout their run to become back-to-back UAAP beach volley queens. Jham Mariano

UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas defeated Far Eastern University, 21-15, 21-19, to cop its back-to-back women's division title in the UAAP Season 80 beach volleyball tournament on Saturday at MOA Sands by the Bay.

UST tandem Sisi Rondina and Caitlyn Viray swept FEU duo Bernadeth Pons and Kyla Atienza in a best-of-three Finals series.

Cebuana hotshot Rondina, who was eventually named MVP, carried the Tigresses to a perfect 9-0 title run and the school’s third crown in the last four seasons. 

In Game 1, UST pulled off a, 21-16, 22-20, win after back-to-back attack errors by Pons and Atienza handed the Tigresses to steal the series opener.

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