Lady Chiefs eye elims sweep

first_img‘We cannot afford to fail’ as SEA Games host – Duterte Do we want to be champions or GROs? – Sotto Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. SEA Games: PH still winless in netball after loss to Thais Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games Westbrook, Anthony help Thunder rally past Kings LATEST STORIES PH military to look into China’s possible security threat to power grid Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netArellano University has its sight set on an outright finals berth in the NCAA Season 93 women’s volleyball tournament.Head coach Obet Javier said the Lady Chiefs are aiming to sweep the elimination round and after beating Jose Rizal University on Tuesday, they’re halfway from their goal.ADVERTISEMENT ‘A complete lie:’ Drilon refutes ‘blabbermouth’ Salo’s claims MOST READ Hotel says PH coach apologized for ‘kikiam for breakfast’ claim Ethel Booba on hotel’s clarification that ‘kikiam’ is ‘chicken sausage’: ‘Kung di pa pansinin, baka isipin nila ok lang’ Arellano also got quite a challenge from JRU, which dealt the Lady Chiefs their first set loss of the season.“We really can’t take other teams for granted. All of the teams improved.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next “We’re targeting a sweep because it’s really a big advantage when you’re already waiting in the finals,” Javier told reporters in Filipino after a 25-11, 22-25, 25-18, 25-16 win.The defending champions are currently at 4-0 with only five games left in the single-round elimination.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSBoxers Pacquiao, Petecio torchbearers for SEA Games openingSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingLast season, Arellano went 8-1 heading into the playoffs where they took down San Sebastian, which had a thrice-to-beat advantage in the championship round after completing a 9-0 sweep.Javier, however, doesn’t want the Lady Chiefs to get too far ahead of themselves with a game against Lyceum next. BeautyMNL open its first mall pop-up packed with freebies, discounts, and other exclusives View commentslast_img