MANILA, Philippines—De La Salle performed true to type and steamrolled Adamson, 25-21, 25-20, 25-14, within the UAAP Season 84 girls’s volleyball event Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena.
Rookie Leiah Malaluan proved she was no fluke as she and Jolina dela Cruz anchored La Salle’s present of drive with 12 factors apiece.
Malaluan’s strong outing got here simply two days after her rousing debut in Thursday’s opener.
“We started slow again and Adamson showed what they can do in the offense so we got challenged, even the blocking,” stated assistant coach Benson Bocboc, who stepped in as soon as once more for head coach Ramil de Jesus within the post-game presser.
Dela Cruz scored all of her factors off assaults whereas additionally posting 11 glorious digs.
Flaunting a vaunted protection, the Lady Spikers stifled the Lady Falcons with 9 block factors to none.
La Salle climbed to 2-0 after it dispatched rival and defending champion Ateneo in 4 units to kick off its marketing campaign.
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