BSA Volleyball: MIKHYA, SWYC, SYDC and LCL register wins

By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Nov 16 : MIKHYA, Mayang Imphal; SWYC, Santipur; SYDC, Santhel and LCL, Leikhrakpam secured victories in today's group stage matches of the ongoing 1st Village Open Volleyball Tourney hosted by the Bright Star Association, Uchiwa Nastao at its court.
In the first group A league match of the tournament staged today, MIKHYA sealed a hard fought 3-2 win over MDO, Bengoon Yangbi.
MIKHYA conceded in the opening and the fourth sets before shining in the deciding set and wrapped up the game 13-25, 25-14, 25-20, 26-28, 15-11.
Later in the group B opening match, SWYC beat KB, Maibam 28-26, 25-12, 23-25, 26-24 to open their winning account.
In the third match, SYDC who went down 1-3 to BSO, Topsiphai yesterday in the inaugural match, bounced back strongly and beat ADC, Phoubakchao 25-22, 25-21, 16-25, 25-21 to keep their quarter-final hope alive.
In the first Group D encounter, LCL downed USWC, Uchiwa 3-1 to start the tournament on a high.
LCL started dominantly and sealed the first two games with ease but slumped in the third set. They faced a close challenge in the fourth set but stood firm to edge past the Uchiwa team 25-19, 25-21, 22-25, 27-25.