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Petron Blazes Past Generika to Win the Championship

“Kasama sa gameplan namin yun. Hindi ko pinagtapat si Bergsma at si (Natalia) Korobkova. Umatake kami doon sa setter nila na maliit. Naging successful naman,” Pascua shared. “Si Korobkova laging dalawa ang blockers ang ginawa ko sa kanya. Once na mag-dalawang blockers, medyo nahihirapan siyang pumalo.”

The Blaze Spikers will represent the PSL and the country in next year’s AVC Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship to be held in Vietnam.

“Kukunin ko yung dalawa (imports) plus reinforcement galing ibang team,” Pascua shared on his team’s composition for the continental tournament. Click to read more…

Generika Enters the Finals Yet Again

A near mirror of the first semifinals fixture earlier, Generika edged past the Raiders in the first set before taking control of the second frame. Stephanie Mercado gave her squad the go-ahead point in the final frame with an open side attack, 23-22, before Natalia Korobkova closed it out with two of her 12 attack points.

“Hindi ko alam sa RC (Cola-PAF) kung bakit ganon ang game nila today. Good para sa amin,” was what coach Ramil de Jesus replied when asked what happened in the contest. “Yung pinaghirapan ng mga bata during training lumalabas naman. Nae-execute lang nila ang gusto nilang gawin as a team.” Click to read more…

Ramil-De-Jesus-less Generika Topples Petron to Sweep Second Round

Both sides playing all-Filipino from the third set onwards, the Lifesavers went 2-1 in that span as Abigail Marano played the entire match to finish with a high of 20 points (14 attacks, two blocks, four service aces). They concluded the contest with a 6-2 spurt with Royce Estampa, Cha Cruz, and Michelle Gumabao holding the fort at the front row. Stephanie Mercado closed it out with an attack from the open side.