The Lady Archers were in full swing today at the Mall of Asia after they pulverized the league-leading NU Lady Bulldogs with a dominating 72-48 rout to move one win away from the prestigious title.
Games between the Green Archers and the Tamaraws have always followed a similar script: La Salle will start the game at a frenetic pace, right until the final canto, before a furious rally will be mounted by FEU.
LA Revilla, the most senior member of the Green Archers, was a rookie when they toppled the FEU Tamaraws 62-59 in a playoff for the second seed in the Final Four in 2008.
Having had a lead as high as 14 points now cut to 2 with just under five minutes left, at 59-57, I would be lying if I said there wasn’t even an ounce of nervousness coursing through my body.
Despite already being guaranteed a place in the semi finals for the second time in a row, the De La Salle University Green Archers took no chances and defeated the struggling University of Sto.