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UAAP men’s volleyball: Ateneo ends FEU’s unbeaten run, NU gets share of top seed

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 06:32 PM March 20, 2019

MANILA, Philippines—Ateneo put a stop to Far Eastern University’s winning streak courtesy of a 31-29, 22-25, 25-23, 26-24 win in the UAAP Season 81 men’s volleyball tournament Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Center.

The Blue Eagles have now won two of their past three games and bumped their record to 5-3 while staying at the third seed of the tournament.

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Ron Medalla lit up with 32 points to lead Ateneo while Antony Koyfman and Ishmael Rivera had 21 and 13 points, respectively.

FEU, which started the season 7-0, absorbed its first loss despite Jude Garcia’s 19 point output.

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In the other game, National University took a share of the top spot after brushing off Adamson University, 25-18, 25-18, 25-19,

Bryan Bagunas punished the Soaring Falcons with 26 points as the Bulldogs’ 6-1 record tied them with FEU for the no.1 spot in the standings.

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TAGS: Adamson University Soaring Falcons, Ateneo Blue Eagles, Far Eastern University Tamaraws, National University Bulldogs, Sports, UAAP Season 81 men’s volleyball tournament
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