UST, FEU triumph in V-League opener


Posted at Oct 12 2009 10:08 AM | Updated as of Oct 12 2009 06:08 PM

MANILA – Spikers from the Universtity of Santo Tomas (UST) and Far Easter University (FEU) kicked off their Shakey’s V-League campaign with victories at the Arena in San Juan City on Sunday.

The UST Tigresses overcame Adamson in the first game to begin their title defense on a good note. The score was 25-18, 17-25, 25-17, 25-16 in favor of UST, according to a report.

UST won the V-League Season 6 championship last June after defeating the San Sebastian Lady Stags.

“We’re still adjusting since some of the players are playing for the first time,” UST coach Cesael de los Santos told

Meanwhile, FEU had an easier time in the following game as it cruised to victory in straight sets over the University of the Philippines (UP).

FEU edged UP with the score 25-13, 25-23, 25-16.