THE volleyball teams of Central Philippine University (CPU) and Bacolod Tay Tung High School (BTTHS) booked two victories in the opening of the Rebisco Volleyball League 2018 Western Visayas Regional Finals at the University of St. La Salle (USLS)-Bacolod covered gym, Sept. 4.
The CPU Golden Lions lead Pool B with two wins already. In the first match, they defeated USLS-Bacolod, 2-1.
USLS-Bacolod gave the Centralians a hard time in the first set as they claimed the win, 26-24.
But the visitors equalized matters via a 24-22 drubbing of the host team in the second set before sealing the win the third, 25-20.
CPU earned their second win by sweeping St. John’s Institute (SJI), 25-16, 25-20.
Meanwhile, Tay Tung topped Pool A after winning two games in a row against Livingstones International School (LIS), 25-6, 25-20, and Bingawan National High School (BNS), 25-12, 25-11.
In other matches, Palanguia National High School (PNS) survived SJI in three sets, 23-25, 25-17, 25-11.
LIS staged a comeback against Silliman University (SIU), 25-21, 23-25, 25-20.
St. Louis School of Don Bosco, Inc. (SLS) also opened the games with a blowout win against PNS, 25-11, 25-17.
Ten volleyball teams across Western Visayas joined the regional tournament, which will culminate today, Sept 6, at the USLS covered gym.