barely beat the Stags in spikes, 44-40, but came through with nine kill blocks, three more than their rivals, that proved enough to net them a spot in the next round.
' win was also their seventh crown in nine years.
Cindy Imbo scored 17 points, including clutch hits in the fifth and final set, for the Lady Altas
, who stayed at third place behind unbeaten Arellano University (4-0) and San Beda (3-0).
Sin embargo, con el paso del tiempo los municipios con altas
tasas de expulsion tuvieron una transicion mas lenta.
Myk Saguiguit, who coaches the Altalettes, will take over on an interim basis when the Altas
clash with the Emilio Aguinaldo College Generals Tuesday.
Focus, however, will be on the Lady Altas
, who entered the best-of-three finals as underdogs against the two-time champions Lady Chiefs.
Lourdes Clemente fired a match-best 15 points, including 11 kills, while serving as the defensive anchor up front with four blocks to help the Lady Altas
post their second win in three outings.
Historic sweep, triple kill ndash almost !-- -- Kristina Villanueva (The Philippine Star) - February 9, 2019 - 12:00am Altas
bag two titles, forced to Game 3 in women's duel
The Lady Altas
defeated the defending champion Arellano University Lady Chiefs, 21-25, 25-17, 25-21, 25-20, to cap off a day that saw the men's and junior teams moving on threshold of retaining their titles.
The Knights kept a stranglehold of third spot with an 89-79 drubbing of the Jose Rizal U Heavy Bombers, after the Altas
zoomed to a fourth straight win at the expense of Mapua, 88-71.