Final Four trip got FEU ‘too excited’ that led to loss vs UST

first_imgMOST READ LATEST STORIES Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid An hour and a half later, the Lady Tamaraws found themselves on the losing end when University of Santo Tomas had its way against them 25-23, 25-18, 25-23.FEU head coach George Pascua said that his team was felt content upon knowing they’re already assured of a semifinals spot after UP lost.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logistics“I saw their body language, it may be hard to admit, but they were already happy when UP lost against NU,” said Pascua in Filipino. “That wasn’t the one we aimed for today, what we wanted was to beat UST.”The Golden Tigresses ended their Sunday as the No. 3 team in the tournament with a 9-4 record while the Lady Tamaraws settled for the fourth spot at 8-5. Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles01:19Magalong: Albayalde also got SUV out of ‘agaw bato’ operation in 201302:42PH 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 Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krausscenter_img Graduating Sisi Rondina raring to lead UST in Final Four Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next The Lady Maroons, meanwhile, dropped out of the Final Four race after their loss to the Lady Bulldogs.Pascua said his team was “overwhelmed” when FEU locked up a Final Four seat that its performance against UST wasn’t at par with what he expected.“I don’t know what happened. Maybe they were too excited when they knew that they were going to the Final Four,” said Pascua. “I didn’t see what we practiced in preparation for UST.”ADVERTISEMENT Philippine Arena Interchange inaugurated Ethel Booba twits Mocha over 2 toilets in one cubicle at SEA Games venue Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. FEU coach George Pascua. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines—Far Eastern University went from ecstatic to miserable in a span of less than two hours.The Lady Tamaraws earned their Final Four spot in the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament when National University beat University of the Philippines, 25-21, 26-24, 17-25, 23-25, 17-15, Sunday at Mall of Asia Arena.ADVERTISEMENT View commentslast_img