Pascua rues FEU’s lack of experience in meltdown vs La Salle

first_imgLATEST STORIES Recto seeks to establish Taal rehab body to aid community, eruption victims Magnolia nears PH Cup Finals, beats NLEX in Game 5 Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown View comments “That championship experience really showed in the fifth set, and as for us that is what we don’t have.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netGeorge Pascua, Far Eastern University’s fun-loving head coach, usually tries to inject a bit of humor in every situation he’s in.He once tried to choke himself in jest with a jacket during a game in the UAAP Season 80 women’s volleyball tournament, and Pascua also said the “G” in the bottle of Gatorade stands for “George.”ADVERTISEMENT Cabuyao City rising above the ashes through volunteerism On Sunday, however, Pascua didn’t have a choice but suck up the grief after losing his Lady Tamaraws dropped a five-setter against defending champion De La Salle, 25-17, 21-25, 16-25, 25-20, 15-5.FEU’s two-set advantage after the third period didn’t stand a chance as the Lady Spikers displayed their full might on the bamboozled Lady Tamaraws.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk“We were able to follow our game plan in the second and third sets but we were not able to sustain it in the next sets,” said Pascua in Filipino at Filoil Flying V Centre.The Lady Spikers were relentless in the final moments of the fifth set while also enjoying two crucial errors on FEU’s part. In Liverpool, Man United sees the pain and path to recovery FEU was called with two consecutive double contacts that gave La Salle a 23-19 lead before May Luna scored on a check ball for the 24-20 margin.Desiree Cheng then scored on a drop ball to secure the fourth set.The second set wasn’t that much different for the Lady Tamaraws as they saw the Lady Spikers shoot them out of the gym on a 10-2 run that closed out the match.Pascua said his team’s fall in the last two sets can be attributed to their lack of experience, something the Lady Spikers have boatloads of.“In the end it was the Lady Spikers’ championship experience that made the difference, they won’t let that game slip away that easily,” said Pascua of the Lady Spikers who are gunning for a third straight title this season.ADVERTISEMENT Scarlett Johansson, Sterling K. Brown among SAG Awards presenters MOST READ Conor McGregor seeks to emerge from controversy in UFC comeback Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player awardlast_img

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