With Ramdin at sickbay, Croatian Katerina Pilepic picked the cudgels hounding and pounding the Lady Oragons’ defense from start to finish.
Pilepic, former Arizona star finished with 15 kills, three aces and two blocks for 20 points while Angeli Araneta chipped in 13 markers for the Lifesavers, who marched into the warzone with a fighting mindset despite the absence of their top spiker.
“It’s all about having the proper mindset,” said Vicente, who is also the head coach of the women’s national team that campaigned in the Asian Senior Women’s Championship and the 29th Southeast Asian Games recently.
“They were very motivated, relaxed and happy. They gained confidence and enjoyed the game.”
After suffering their first loss, Petron and Iriga City will try to get back on winning track when they tackle separate foes in the Chooks To Go-Philippine Superliga (PSL) Grand Prix Nov 9 at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The Blaze Spikers clash with the young Victoria Sports-UST squad at 7 pm […]
“We already have a good setter and libero so we don’t feel the need for a third import,” said F2 Logistics coach Ramil de Jesus, adding that middle blockers Aby Marano and Majoy Baron will play a crucial role in their campaign this conference.
“With wing spikers as imports, we have the luxury of resting Ara Galang, who is still recovering from knee injury. We are very optimistic over our chances.”