December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

September 2014

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

Year 2013

Year 2012

Year 2011

Academic Calendar

November 10 to January 19

Application for March Graduation

December 20

Christmas Vacation Begins

December 25

Christmas Day

January 1

New Year's Day

January 5

Classes Resume

View All

News - August 2008

Benting, Suarez Reign in Petron Beach Volley '08

Date Posted: Aug 2, 2008 at 01:20:56 AM

The inconvenient truth could still be haunting the senior Volley pair of Nerrisa Bautista—Adamson’s guest player from Bacolod during the Shakey’s V-League—and Sheryl Laborte—a varsity of Miriam College, after being crushed by the Adamson University Lady Spikers Hannah Suarez and Angela Benting in the battle to clinch the crown of the 2008 Petron Ladies’ Beach Volleyball Tournament’s third leg. The exciting game—21-17, 17-21, 21-18—was played last July 26, 2008 at the University of the East-Caloocan Gym.


Proving that they can be a potent mix in the sand court, Benting and Suarez beat the highly fancied duo of Ateneo Asia Urquico and Jessica Morado in the crossover semifinals with 21-13, 21-4.


The title match held the viewers’ breathe as the game was a close fight till the concluding stage. Benting scored an ace after Bautista committed a side out to hand the Lady Falcons an 18-16 advantage in the deciding set.


It was after two net errors by Laborte that the Lady Falcons were proclaimed as the champs.


Hannah, a 2008 BS Education graduate, and Angela, a Management major, won the top purse of P 10,000 and a ticket to the Petron Battle of Champions later this year. JCM