MANILA, Philippines — Adamson pulled the rug from below the College of the Philippines, 22-25, 27-29, 30-28, 25-21, 15-12, to earn its second win within the UAAP Season 85 males’s volleyball event on Saturday at Mall of Asia Area.
The Hovering Falcons leaned on the troika of Joshua Magalaman, Francis Casas, and Jude Aguilar to rally from two units down and struggle again from a 21-24 deficit.
Aguilar and Pau Paulino scored three straight factors to tie the body earlier than the latter nailed the essential hits to take the prolonged third. Adamson carried the momentum within the final two units to prevail in two hours and 54 minutes.
Center blocker Josh Magalaman led the Falcons with 20 factors off 16 assaults, three blocks, and an ace. Casas delivered 18 factors and 16 wonderful receptions, whereas workforce captain Aguilar had 17 together with 5 blocks as John Homosexual added 12 markers.
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“Our motivation was what coach George [Pascua] advised us that the sport received’t finish in two units. So once we had an opportunity within the third, we didn’t let go of that chance,” mentioned Aguilar in Filipino.
Adamson ended a five-game skid to rise to a 2-11 file, asserting its mastery of UP, which it took down within the first spherical with a 25-16, 25-19, 25-22 conquest.
“They fought till the top,” mentioned coach George Pascua in Filipino. “I can see their potential in coaching. We simply have to attain good chemistry.”
The Preventing Maroons misplaced their eleventh in 12 video games regardless of the efforts of Louis Gamban and Ranz Cajolo.
Gamban had 21 factors, 30 wonderful receptions, and 7 digs, whereas Cajolo delivered 20 factors constructed on 17 assaults and three blocks.
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