The jockeying for better placing going into the Final Four playoffs intensifies as the National University Lady Bulldogs again battle the University of the East Lady Red Warriors 1 p.m. Wednesday, February 5 at the close of the eliminations of the UAAP Softball Tournament at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Park.
In the other games, University of Santo Tomas (UST) takes on University of the Philippines (UP) at 11 a.m.,
A win by the Lady Bulldogs (8-3) or a loss by the Golden Tigresses (7-4) will give NU the second seed in the Final Four. Regardless of the outcome of the games UE (5-6), on the other hand, has already secured the last seat in the semifinals.
Meanwhile, unbeaten Adamson University shoots for a second-straight automatic appearance in the title round when it takes on De La Salle University at 9 a.m. today at the close of the elimination round of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 76 softball tournament at the Rizal Memorial Diamond.
The Lady Falcons (11-0) are three wins away from snatching their second “four-peat.” They previously achieved the rare feat from Season 60 (1997-98) to 63 (2000-01) and from Season 66 (2003-04) to 69 (2006-07).