UP pep squad wins 2 in a row

by • September 18, 2011 • SportsComments Off1431

The UAAP (University Athletic Association of the Philippines) will not be complete without its annual cheerleading competition just like any collegiate basketball league.

For the second time, the University of Philippines (UP) Pep Squad does another straight win from last year. Orchestrating a near perfect number and using a “Madonna” inspired look with their cropped blonde hair to black cone bra.

This is the squad’s 7th overall title in the history of the group’s participation in UAAP’s cheerleading competition.

Their co-captain, Laurence Martin Bautista, believed that their win constituted creativity, uniqueness in theme and delivery of clean yet challenging routines.

The pep squad even presented an impressive formation of the Oblation, an icon of a UP maroon.

The state university cheerleading squad earned P 340,000 cash prize followed by La Salle in a runner-up post which is their first time to enter the top three in 13 years in the competition earning a P 200,000 prize. La Salle’s surprising runner-up post made it special when one of its members, Aiana Lontok, got injured in the early part of their performance yet successfully finished the routine. Aiana took home the

The Far Eastern University (FEU) made the third post with P 140,000 cash prize.

University of Santo Tomas (UST) Salinggawi Dance Troupe failed to make it in the top three. UST is the league’s record holder, dominating it with 8 years of championship crown. This is the second time for them in three years. All I can say is better luck next time to my alma mater.

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