USJ-R, USPF face off in finals-A A +A
Sunday, October 6, 2013
THE University of San Jose Recoletos (USJ-R) men’s collegiate team thrashed the University of the Visayas (UV), 27-25, 24-26, 25-17, 26-24, to book a seat to the final round of the Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. volleyball competition set next week at the University of San Jose-Recoletos Gym.
USJ-R will battle the University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) for the title in a best-of-three finals series.
USPF advanced to the final round after beating the Southwestern University (SWU) Cobras, 25-20, 23-25, 25-22, 31-29.
UV and SWU will face each other in the battle for third.
In the boys’ division, the University of San Carlos (USC )defeated USPF in the boys division, 23-25, 29-27, 25-12.
The win forced USC to a triple tie with USJ-R and USPF, putting them in a quandary as only the top two teams after the semifinal round will advance to the finals. USJ-R and USC will advance to the finals because of a superior quotient over USPF.
The women’s collegiate championship match between SWU and Cebu Doctors’ University will start this Tuesday.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on October 07, 2013.