National University ace Clarice Patrimonio bagged the Season 79 MVP award. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

National University ace Clarice Patrimonio bagged the Season 79 MVP award. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

National University made it 4 in a row after a Three-Zero victory over University of Santo Tomas in the UAAP Season 79 girls’s  garden tennis Finals Sunday on the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center.       

MVP Clarice Patrimonio customary out a dominating 6-1, 6-Three win over Erika Manduriao in the second singles to seal the deal for the Lady Bulldogs.       

“We are just focused on the game,” mentioned Clarice Patrimonio, who bagged the league’s highest particular person honor for the second time in three years.     

In her farewell singles match, Christine Patrimonio, who like her sister Clarice have gained two MVPs, coasted to a 6-Zero, 6-Three victory over Precian Rivera to present NU the 1-Zero lead.      

“It’s sad because I’m so used to being with Tin,” mentioned Clarice. “But I guess next year, I’ll try my best.”

The Lady Bulldogs additionally emerged victorious in doubles, because the pair of Jzash Canja and Apoul Polito defeated Shymae Guitaran and Erika Manduriao, 6-2, 6-Zero.

Now the second winningest crew behind De La Salle’s seven, NU has gained 24 straight ties which dates again from Feb. 2015.      

The championship was an important ship off for the 5 Lady Bulldogs gamers led by Christine to their collegiate careers.

“I told them to to make it count, make it memorable,” mentioned coach Karl Santamaria, who additionally achieved a four-peat for NU males’s garden tennis from 2013-16.

Ateneo’s Nicole Amistad, in the meantime, took house the Rookie of the Year honors, the second Lady Eagles participant to take action after Jana Pages final season.

Source: inquirer

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