Loading

News

April 2014

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

Year 2013

Year 2012

Year 2011

Academic Calendar

April 21

Release of official class records

April 28

Midterm Examination Day

April 29

76th Commencement Exercises

May 1

Labor Day

May 5 to 6

Encoding of Midterm Grades

View All

News - June 2008

Adamson Bags Nike Summer League Women’s Crown

Date Posted: Jun 2, 2008 at 02:06:01 AM


Adamson University Lady Falcons unleashed late-game heroics to unseat the defending champion University of Santo Tomas Lady Tigresses in an epic battle at the Nike Summer League 2008 championship game, 73-61, last June 13 at the Philsports Arena, Pasig City.

 

Daphnie Tecson led the Lady Falcons finishing with 17 points and 6 rebounds, while MVP Katherine Sandel had a brilliant game with 15 markers, 5 boards, 5 assists, and 3 steals. Lady Tigresses’ Nikki Leonardo provided 13 points and Remia Buenacosa supported with 12 markers.

 

UST started the first quarter with the lead, 23-19, but the San Marcelino-based Lady Ballers had a momentum shift resulting to the lead in halftime. Adamson continued the downpour at the third quarter, outscoring the Lady Tigresses by eight.

 

The Lady Falcons had their sweet revenge on the Lady Tigresses, from which they received their lone defeat on the preliminaries.

 

Meanwhile, De la Salle University tripped Philippine College of Criminology, 63-53, in their battle for third matchup.

 

Nike Summer League 2008 Mythical Five selection were Adamson’s Katherine Sandel and Analyn Almazan, UST’s Remia Buenacosa and Marichu Bacaro, and PCCR’s Katrina Garcia. Joshua Felix S. Tadena