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PH beach volleyball teams snag SEA Games 2019 bronze

Dec 06, 2019 - 11:50 AM

(UPDATED) The winning tandems of Sisi Rondina-Bernadeth Pons and Dzi Gervacio-Dij Rodriguez power the Philippines to the beach volleyball podium

Rondina, Pons gear up for 2019 SEA Games beach volleyball

Nov 14, 2019 - 9:27 PM

Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons hope to show they're all set for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games

READY. Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons target a solid showing in the three-day spikefest. Photo release

BVR: Rondina, Pons lead stellar beach volley women's cast

Aug 30, 2019 - 10:48 PM

Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons headline a 10-team field in the Beach Volleyball Republic On Tour Gran Ola, Lianga leg this weekend

POWER PAIR. Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons jope to put on another solid showing. Photo release

Rondina-Pons duo winds up 5th in beach volleyball World Tour

May 25, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Highly popular partners Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons end up as the last Philippine team standing

ALL OUT. Top Philippine bets Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons put up a gallant fight in the quarterfinals. Photo from BVR

Rondina-Pons off to strong start in beach volleyball World Tour

May 24, 2019 - 5:02 PM

Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons advance to the Round of 12 after routing their Japanese foes in the Beach Volleyball World Tour Boracay Open

TOP BETS. Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons target a second victory versus another Japanese par to advance to the quarterfinals. Photo from BVR

Rondina-Pons duo leads PH bets in Beach Volleyball World Tour

May 12, 2019 - 5:06 PM

The Philippines looks to top its fifth-place finish in the women’s division last year

BACK AT IT. Sisi Rondina returns to action but teams up with Bernadeth Pons this time. File photo

FEU rookie Lycha Ebon proves worthy of Pons' number

Feb 17, 2019 - 11:39 AM

Young sensation Lycha Ebon ignores doubters and shows why she can be FEU's next volleyball queen

PROMISING. Lycha Ebon proves why she deserves the No. 2 jersey as the Player of the Game in her UAAP debut. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Petron's Rondina-Pons tandem captures PSL beach volley crown

May 27, 2018 - 9:19 PM

The powerhouse pair overwhelms the Sta. Lucia Realty duo of Jackie Estoquia and DM Demontano to rule for the second straight year

WINNING FORM. After an impressive showing in a recent international tournament, Sisi Rondina teams up with Bernadeth Pons to capture the PVL championship.

Powerhouse Rondina-Pons pair rallies in PSL beach volley opener

May 23, 2018 - 6:08 PM

Petron's Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons kick off their title defense with a comeback win over Generika-Ayala's Fiola Ceballos and Patty Orendain

OPENING BID. Fiola Ceballos of  Generika-Ayala A gets past the defense of Bernadeth Pons of Petron XCS, but in the end, Pons and partner Sisi Rondina pull off a comeback win to start their title defense.

PSL beach volley champs Rondina, Pons aim to defend title

May 22, 2018 - 7:09 PM

The Petron XCS tandem is grouped in the powerhouse Pool A

KICK OFF. Participants in 2018 Beach Volleyball will showcase their talents at the Sands By the Bay court. Photo from PSL release.

Pascua eager to see Pons, Atienza in FEU coaching staff

May 02, 2018 - 11:30 PM

Graduating players Bernadeth Pons and Kyla Atienza have yet to accept the offer, but both promise they'll always be at FEU's side

NATURAL LEADER. FEU captain Bernadeth Pons proves to Pascua that she has the potential to lead the team as a coach. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler

Playing in unfamiliar finals territory, FEU turns error-prone

Apr 28, 2018 - 11:02 PM

The Lady Spikers gain early momentum as the Lady Tamaraws commit half of their 34 errors right in the first set

SO CLOSE. The FEU Lady Tamaraws were actually keeping up with DLSU, but numerous errors canceled the chances they created. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Pons won't let go of Finals dream in her last playing year

Apr 07, 2018 - 7:12 PM

The FEU Lady Tamaraws are not just settling for a 4th straight Final 4 appearance

FINAL YEAR. Bernadeth Pons aims to graduate with a championship. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Pons takes back seat as FEU bounces back to winning momentum

Feb 17, 2018 - 8:18 PM

Bernadeth Pons produces a single-digit outing of 9 points compared to her double-digit numbers in the past 3 games

RELIEVED. Bernadeth Pons feels happy that her team is slowly stepping up. Photo by John Oranga/Rappler

After winning first UAAP opening game, Pons' advice: 'Walang mag-iingat'

Feb 04, 2018 - 10:31 PM

FEU survives a 5-set thriller against the 7-time UAAP finalist Ateneo

ECSTATIC. Bernadeth Pons can finally put her first UAAP opening game win into her records. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gritty Lady Tamaraws edge UST Tigresses in 4 sets

Mar 30, 2016 - 4:35 PM

FEU drops the first set before winning the next 3 to strengthen their bid for a Final Four appearance

Jeanette Virginia Villareal (L) and Bernadeth Pons (R) of FEU block a spike from Christine Francisco of UST. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

FEU sweeps NU in bounce back win

Feb 28, 2016 - 4:09 PM

The FEU Lady Tamaraws return to the win column after their loss to UST and take sole possession of third place

PONS IS ON. Bernadeth Pons hits a spike against NU in a redeeming victory for FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU Lady Tamaraws still lack maturity, says coach

Feb 25, 2016 - 12:57 PM

Luck was not on their side against Adamson but FEU Coach Shaq Delos Santos concedes that the Lady Tamaraws still need to grow and mature

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Galanza explodes as Lady Falcons escape scare from Tigresses

Feb 03, 2016 - 5:32 PM

Jessica Galanza unloads a career high of 28 points to drive the Adamson Lady Falcons to their first win

Jessica Galanza, seen in a file photo from Season 77, had a career day for Adamson.

FEU closes in on Shakey’s V-League bronze after beating UST

Sep 19, 2015 - 7:44 PM

Led by the 16 points of Bernadeth Pons in the first game FEU now has an opportunity to bag third place when they face UST in game two on Saturday September 26

FEU dominates sluggish Benilde in V-League quarters

Aug 16, 2015 - 8:56 PM

The Lady Tamaraws recover from a stinging loss and impose their will on the Lady Blazers in the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference quarterfinals

Bernadeth Pons, seen here attacking Jeanette Panaga's defense, topscored for the Lady Tamaraws with 14 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gonzaga, Basas power undefeated Lady Tamaraws past Lady Maroons

Aug 02, 2015 - 3:38 PM

The 4 0 quarterfinals bound FEU is one win away from a sweep of the eliminations in Group A of the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference

Bernadeth Pons provides the spark to support Jovelyn Gonzaga and Toni Rose Basas as FEU notches quick win over UP to secure quarterfinals seat. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU cruises past PUP to stay unbeaten in V-League

Jul 25, 2015 - 5:31 PM

Far Eastern University had no trouble at all on their way to sweeping Polytechnic University of the Philippines as Bernadeth Pons scores 13 and Jovelyn Gonzaga adds 10

TAMARAW STAMPEDE. Bernadeth Pons led the rout with 13 points she culled from 11 attacks and a couple of service aces. Photo by Czaesar Dancel/Rappler

FEU whips NCAA champs Arellano in V-League clash

Jul 19, 2015 - 9:15 PM

The Far Eastern University Lady Tamaraws outlasted NCAA champions Arellano University Lady Chiefs in 4 sets

TAMARAW STAMPEDE. The Lady Tamaraws, seen in a file photo from last year's UAAP season, knocked off the defending NCAA women's champions. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Rookie star Laure leads UST past FEU for 4th straight W

Feb 01, 2015 - 8:00 PM

The Golden Tigresses are back to 500 and own the third seed after defeating the FEU Lady Tamaraws

EJ Laure of UST rises up to knock in one of her points. Photo by Mark Cristino

Rookie Rondina shines as UST snaps 5-game losing skid vs FEU

Jan 10, 2015 - 7:36 PM

Rondina scores 16 points in a breakout game as the Tigresses end the first round of eliminations on a winning note

SUPER ROOKIE. UST rookie Cherry Rondina celebrates after scoring one of her 16 points in a breakout game versus FEU. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Lady Tamaraws charge past Lady Bulldogs in straight sets

Dec 13, 2014 - 7:51 PM

The Lady Tamaraws arrested a 4 match losing streak to the Lady Bulldogs dating back to Season 75

LOSERS NO MORE. Bernadeth Pons (dark) attacks NU's blockers on her way to 15 points and helping FEU arrest a 4-game losing streak over the past 2 years. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Tamaraws bulldoze the Lady Warriors

Dec 03, 2014 - 7:46 PM

Rookie Toni Basas leads FEU with 12 points while Bernadeth Pons adds 11 and the Lady Tamaraws win in straight sets vs the Lady Warriors

Bernadeth Pons challenges the defense of Leuseht Dawis. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

V-League: FEU forces game 3 after straight sets win over Adamson

May 13, 2014 - 10:28 PM

With Adamson University on the verge of entering the finals the Far Eastern University Lady Tamaraws responded well as they sent the semifinals into a do or die third game

Adamson and FEU will play a third game. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

FEU's Pons to Palaro athletes: work hard, believe in yourself

May 07, 2014 - 3:27 PM

Palaro standout and FEU rookie Bernadeth Pons tells athletes in this year s games: Dedication and hard work are keys to making it big

THANKFUL. Bernadeth Pons of the FEU Lady Tamaraws is grateful to Palarong Pambansa. Photo by Aki Yatco/Rappler

Palaro alums Gequillana, Morado to present athletes: Do your best

May 04, 2014 - 7:00 PM

Before they were Ateneo Lady Eagles they were volleybelles showing their stuff at Palarong Pambansa Kim Gequillana and Jia Morado offer their encouragement to the next generation of Palaro aspirants

Palaro alums Jia Morado (L) and Kim Gequillana (R) of Ateneo credit Palarong Pambansa with helping develop their volleyball skills. Morado photo from her Facebook

Getting acquainted with the Palarong Pambansa

Apr 20, 2014 - 3:38 PM

The Palarong Pambansa is the nation s stage for tomorrow s sports heroes With Palaro 2014 rapidly approaching Levi Verora captures the spirit of competition in this piece

RECORDS WILL FALL. Two young women run their hearts out at Palarong Pambansa 2013. Photo by Kevin dela Cruz/Rappler

UAAP: Adamson completes Final Four cast with win over FEU

Feb 20, 2014 - 3:37 AM

Adamson University is heading to the UAAP women s volleyball Final Four with a win over FEU on Satuday

FINAL FOUR BOUND. Adamson's Sheila Pineda spikes a point en route to a Wednesday victory. Photo by Josh Abelda

Unstoppable Pons dreams of making it big

Apr 23, 2013 - 10:55 PM

She s overcome a mountain of woes to get here With her dream in sight there s no turning back for Bernadeth Pons

EYES ON THE PRIZE. Pons wants to study in Manila to help her family. Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.

Pons, Gequillana lead Western Visayas in volley win

Apr 22, 2013 - 4:37 PM

Bernadeth Pons and Kim Gequillana scored 11 points each as Western Visayas beat Central Luzon