GC Foster College dethroned UWI women in one of the most keenly contested finals ever seen in local volleyball as the UWI International Invitational tournament ended on Sunday.
UWI appeared as if they would comfortably retain their crown after taking the first set 25-17. However, GC Foster rallied to edge the second set 26-24 to level the contest. UWI again took a 2-1 lead after taking the third set by a similar scoreline. GC Foster again found the resolve to eke out a 31-29 win to level the contest at two sets apiece. They would go on to take the fifth and deciding set 15-13 to clinch the title.
The male final was also a close affair with UWI making up for the shortfall of their female counterparts as they dethroned Vikings over four sets.
UWI won the first set 25-23, Vikings took the other 25-22, UWI repelled a strong challenge in the third set to win it 34-32, before they clinched the title 26-24 in final set.
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