Published on November 7th, 2018 | by Cheska Erfe-Mejia0
UAAP Taekwondo Day 2
The De La Salle University (DLSU) Green and Lady Jins went for 0-2 and 1-1, respectively, in the second day of the UAAP Season 81 Taekwondo Competition on November 7, at the Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) Blue Eagle Gym.
The Green Jins faced University of Santo Tomas (UST) in their first match, where the latter claimed the close victory, 3-4. In their second match, they also failed to redeem themselves against University of the Philippines (UP). The Diliman-based edged the Taft-based squad, 2-5.
On the other hand, their lady counterparts secured their first win of the season after beating ADMU, 5-2. However, they failed to keep their momentum up as they then lost to back-to-back champions National University (NU), with a score of 3-4.
Yesterday, the Poomsae Team of DLSU brought back the championship to Taft with 3 gold medals and 1 silver medal.
The battle continues at the ADMU Blue Eagle Gym for the Green and Lady Jins as the men’s team face Far Eastern University (FEU) and University of the East (UE) while the women’s team face UST and UP.