GENERIKA edged Mane 'N Tail, 25-22, 27-29, 25-18, 22-25, 15-12, on Sunday for its third straight win in the Philippine Super Liga Grand Prix at the Cuneta Astrodome.
Natalia Korobkova had 33 points on 30 spikes, two blocks and a service ace as Generika the Life Savers scored their fourth win in seven matches to gain a share of second place with RC Cola Air Force, which won over league leader Petron, 25-20, 25-20, 16-25, 25-22.
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"We had a great start, but we had some minor lapses that allowed them to get back into the game," said Life Savers coach Ramil de Jesus.
Kristy Jaeckel had 39 points for Mane 'N Tail, which suffered its fifth loss in eight matches.
Meanwhile, Maybank won by forfeiture as Bench-Systema did not show up for their 6 p.m. match.
It was the Active Smashers’ first win in four outings, while Bench-Systema absorbed its third consecutive loss to bow out of semifinal contention.
The Active Smahers played earlier in the afternoon in the V-League title decider at the Arena in San Juan, bowing to Instituto Estetico Manila, 21-25, 26-24, 22-25, 25-14, 12-15.