Far Eastern University bounced back from a tough five-setter loss against Adamson University last week and achieved a come from behind win against University of Perpetual Help System today at the San Juan Arena.
Down two sets to one, the Lady Tamaraws regrouped in the fourth and fifth sets to finally eked out a 25-15, 15-25, 22-25, 25-14, 15-6 victory over the Lady Altas.
Celine Domingo topscored yet again the Morayta-based crew with 18 points off 13 attacks, four blocks, and an ace while Jeanette Villareal and Heather Guino-o combined for 21 points, enough for 4-1 win-loss record and a chance for a semifinals playoff berth.
The Perpetual, meanwhile, suffered their fourth consecutive losses in five games. They are playing sans skipper Blanca Tripoli, who injured her hamstring in one of their games.
In the absence of Tripoli, Cindy Imbo took the offensive cudgels for the Lady Altas with 15 points while Jenny Gaviola and Jowie Versoza contributed 13 and 10 points respectively, all in losing effort.