National University wins the UAAP Cheerdance Competition for the fourth straight year
MANILA, Philippines – The NU Pep Squad was crowned the champion of the 2016 UAAP Cheerdancing Competition held on Saturday,November 19, at the SMART ARANETA COLISEUM
With 25,133 spectators in attendance, NU was awarded first overall of the competition for the fourth time in UAAP history and for the fourth straight year after totaling 711 points – 89 on tumbling, 87 on stunts, 82 on tosses, 79.5 on pyramids, and 343 on dance.
Coming in second was the FEU CHeering Squad who had 658.5 points, while the Adamson pep squad came in third place after garnering 655 points.
The UST Salinggawi Dance Troupe placed fourth, while the UE Pep Squad was fifth. The DLSU Animo squad and Ateneo Blue Babble Battalion came in 6th, 7th, respectively.
Ateneo had the most deduction or penalty points with 30, while FEU had 18.
In the Group Stunts competition, NU came in first place while UST and FEU placed second and third, respectively.
1st Runner-up – Far Eastern University
2nd Runner-Up – Adamson University
#UAAPCDC79 Group Stunts:
2nd Place: UST
3rd Place: FEU
Best Toss: NU Pep Squad
Best Over the Top: NU Pep Squad