Mapua slips past San Sebastián in NCAA women’s volleyball

July 18, 2022 0 Comments

Mapua University slipped past San Sebastian College, 15-25, 25-23, 25-18, 25-19, 15-12, to claim its first win in the NCAA Season 97 women’s volleyball tournament at the Paco Arena in Manila on 15 June.,Mapua head coach Clarence Esteban said the victory felt like winning the championship since it uplifted the team’s morale.,“The players have been waiting for this win for a long time,” said Esteban. “There weren’t any special instructions but to tell them how they should play.”,Therese Angeli Manalo responded to the Lady Stags’ firepower with 16 points while Trixie Gojol tossed 15 excellent sets.,Meanwhile, Wellmae Ortega manned the floor defense with 19 excellent digs and six receptions.,Katherine Santos and Reyann Canete, on the other hand, had 19 markers each for the Lady Stags as they drop to a 1-1 slate.