University of Santo Tomas vs. San Beda Red Lions
|University of Santo Tomas||21||21|
|San Beda Red Lions||12||14|
In the ongoing tournament for the Beach Volleyball Republic (BVR) on tour in Ilocos Norte, the University of Santo Tomas defeated the San Beda via 21-12 and 21-14. The tournament features the best university players from the UAAP and likewise enjoying the beautiful Playa Tropical Currimao.
The tandem of Tigresses Cherry Rondina and Ma. Cecilia Bangad is very efficient, which made it harder for Red Lioness Ella Viray and Iza Viray to defeat them.
With their victory, Rondina and Bangad received the top cash prize amounting to P50, 000 and a trophy.
As for the 2nd and 3rd runners up, they will be receiving P30, 000 and P10, 000 respectively.
During the entire tournament, the organizers prepared volleyball clinic to encourage the youth in Ilocos Norte to show interest to playing volleyball. Two of the most respected volleyball players from Ateneo joined the clinic. Former Bea Tan and Charo Soriano delighted the participating youths, alongside the BVR organizers.
The main sponsors of this summer tournament include Petron, Smart, Nestea, Rebisco, NLEX/SCTEX and Currimao’s local government, as detailed by the news online.
Credit image: ABS-CBN Sports