MANILA – The National University Lady Bulldogs welcomed Coach Roger Gorayeb back in their team with an easy victory against the De La Salle University-Dasmarinas in the first game of Saturday double header in the 12th Shakey’s V-League Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.
The Lady Bulldogs won the match in straight sets, 25-17, 25-19, 25-17.
Choosing experience over youth, NU relied on Ivy Perez to create the plays for them in a match where the Lady Patriots paraded their experienced guest player setter Gyzelle Sy. Perez tallied 14 excellent sets for the Lady Bulldogs.
The triumvirate of Jaja Santiago, Myla Pablo, and guest player Dindin Santiago-Manabat helped NU to stabilize the offense of the team throughout the game. They tallied nine points each.
Iumi Yongco and Mariebeth Lara top-scored for the Lady Patriots with seven points apiece.