PSL is extending this invitation to all volleyball fans across the region to watch LIVE the PSL All Star Exhibition game at 5pm on Sunday June 10, University of Baguio Gym. The exhibition game will feature members of the PSL women’s volleyball roster. These players will be joined by local volleyball stars from the Philippine […]
“We had a hard time because all the opponents were very competitive,” said Pons, adding that they were at their best from start to finish despite very limited time to train due to their respective UAAP commitments.
“We just simply wanted to win. We wanted to beat all of our opponents and this is the result.”
A down the line attack by Rondina formally gave the Blaze Spikers their back-to-back beach volleyball title.
“We’re glad to survive another tough tourney,” said Rondina. “I want to say thank you to (Pons). At least our connection is still there.”
It was a sweet revenge for the nephew and uncle duo from University of Santo Tomas, which lost to Bagunas and Natividad of National University in the UAAP Season 80 men’s beach volleyball tournament.
“It’s a big deal for me and KR after they defeated us in the UAAP,” said Arbasto. “When we heard that they will be competing, we were motivated to meet them again in the finals and, this time, to win against them.”
“In our first meeting (during the preliminary round), they defeated us in straight sets, that’s why my uncle, KR, told me that we should adjust and target their weakness, which was long balls and smart hits at the back,” added Arbasto.