San Mateo, Sta. Maria sweep C. Lhuillier softball
SAN MATEO, Rizal and Sta. Maria, Bulacan dominated their respective groups and remained undefeated after the qualifying round of the Cebuana Lhuillier National Inter-secondary girls’ softball championship at Sto. Niño softball field in Marikina.
San Mateo clobbered host Marikina, 9-2, yesterday for a 5-0 sweep of the elimination round. It will play Group B No. 2 Woodrose for a slot in the finals. Sta. Maria beat Miriam, 6-2 for its fourth straight win and will next take on Pasig, which finished second to San Mateo in Group A (4-1).
A total of 11 teams participated in the tournament, with Manila failing to defend its crown.