Ahomiro: Momentum now on Ateneo's side | Inquirer Sports

Ahomiro: Momentum now on Ateneo’s side

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 09:11 PM April 27, 2016
Ateneo Lady Eagles. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net

Ateneo Lady Eagles. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net

With their backs against the wall with a title to defend seemingly slipping out of their hands, the Ateneo Lady Eagles soared to one of the greatest comebacks in UAAP Season 78 and pulled off an epic five-set win over arch rivals De La Salle.

Ateneo senior Amy Ahomiro says the momentum is on their side now after their 16-25, 26-28, 25-17, 25-16, 15-11 victory over the Lady Spikersm and she knows it could carry them to the championship come Saturday.

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“The momentum is with us now, they had momentum and confidence from last game, but like I said we just need to have confidence on ourselves and as a team,” said Ahomiro, who had nine points in the match.

La Salle took the first match with an emphatic 25-22, 25-22, 25-21 sweep of Ateneo.

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Ahomiro’s last attack in the middle forced a double-touch violation on the Lady Spikers, ending an epic showdown and tying the series at 1-1.

“We took it [the momentum] from them and we have to keep doing what were doing and having confidence and keep believing in ourselves and the rest will work and we’ll be champions again.”

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