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Adamson bags PVL Collegiate crown

Oct 12, 2019 - 2:32 PM

Louie Romero stars as Adamson sweeps UST in the finals to rule the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference

DOMINANT. The Adamson Lady Falcons celebrate on the podium after making quick work of the UST Tigresses. Photo from PVL

PVL: Motolite charges; Adamson trips UST in Collegiate finals opener

Oct 09, 2019 - 11:13 PM

Motolite stops the streaking Petro Gazz as Adamson draws first blood against UST in Game 1 of the Collegiate Conference finals

UPSET. Motolite Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST, Adamson clash in PVL Collegiate Conference finals

Oct 07, 2019 - 9:44 PM

UST exacts revenge on UAAP rival Ateneo, while Adamson topples College of St. Benilde to arrange a finals date

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND. Eya Laure powers the UST Golden Tigresses to the PVL Collegiate Conference finals. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Choco Mucho shuts down Motolite, Petro Gazz blanks Chef’s Classics

Oct 02, 2019 - 10:10 PM

Bang Pineda's phenomenal floor defense keeps Choco Mucho's streak alive, while Petro Gazz secures its 8th win of the conference

SAVING GRACE. Bang Pineda's excellent floor defense lifts Choco Mucho to its fourth straight win in the 2019 PVL Open Conference. Photo from release

Motolite survives Tolentino's outburst, BanKo drubs BaliPure

Sep 15, 2019 - 9:07 PM

Motolite spoils Flying Titan Kat Tolentino's 33-point performance in the 2019 PVL Open Conference

TURNING BACK. Isa Molde leads Motolite to a win over the pesky Choco Mucho Flying Titans. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons capture historic volleyball crown

Sep 12, 2018 - 10:25 PM

The Lady Maroons turn back the FEU Lady Tamaraws to bag their first volleyball championship in over three decades

CHAMPIONS. The UP Lady Maroons celebrate after disposing of the FEU Lady Tamaraws in a Game 2 finals thriller in the Premier Volleyball League.  Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Maroons shock Tams, near PVL crown

Sep 09, 2018 - 10:11 PM

UP standouts Isa Molde, Marian Buitre and Roselyn Rosier team up to turn the game around

HIT UP. Arielle Estrañero of the Lady Maroons challenges the defense of the Lady Tams pair of Heather Anne Guino-o and Celine Domingo. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Tigresses pounce on Lady Falcons’ endgame miscues

Sep 09, 2018 - 7:17 PM

UST pulls off a thrilling win over Adamson to zero in on third place honors in the Premier Volleyball League

TIGHT MATCH. Adamson's Eli Soyud pierces through the UST defensive wall of Carla Sandoval and Christine Francisco in Game 1 of their tight duel for third place. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Maroons, Tams seal PVL title clash

Sep 02, 2018 - 9:29 PM

UP and FEU stun the top two seeds to advance to the Premier Volleyball League championship series

BIG GAME. UP star Isa Molde (center) comes up big as the Lady Maroons shock the top-ranked Adamson Lady Falcons. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Falcons, Tams force PVL sudden-death semis

Sep 01, 2018 - 8:21 PM

Adamson regains its deadly form as FEU pulls off a comeback win in the Premier Volleyball League semifinals

DOMINANT. The Adamson Lady Falcons prove yet again why they're the top seed. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Maroons shock Falcons, near PVL finals

Aug 29, 2018 - 8:30 PM

UP and UST are just a win away from arranging a title showdown in the Premier Volleyball League

UPSET. UP stuns erstwhile unbeaten Adamson in Game 1 of the PVL semifinals. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

PVL: Adamson completes sweep, UP takes last semis seat

Aug 26, 2018 - 9:15 PM

The Lady Falcons and the the Lady Maroons arrange a best-of-three semifinal duel in the Premier Volleyball League

PERFECT. The Adamson Lady Falcons celebrate their 7-0 sweep of the eliminations. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Weary Lady Falcons foil Red Spikers, near sweep

Aug 19, 2018 - 10:00 PM

Adamson stretches its unbeaten run to 6 games in the Premier Volleyball League

ATTACK. Adamson's Bernadette Flora fires one over San Beda's Jiezela Viray. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Adamson, FEU book PVL semis berths

Aug 18, 2018 - 10:30 PM

The Lady Falcons and the Lady Tamaraws recover from wobbly starts to advance to the next round

PERFECT RUN. Adamson stretches its unbeaten run to five games after turning back an Eya Laure-less UST side. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Maroons foil Blazers, bolster semis drive

Aug 15, 2018 - 8:08 PM

Ranged against their former coach, the UP Lady Maroons show composure down the stretch

CLUTCH. Isa Molde fires 18 points to power the UP Lady Maroons. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Adamson, FEU secure PVL semis playoff

Aug 12, 2018 - 8:02 PM

The Lady Falcons and the Lady Tamaraws stay within striking distance of the top spot

BLOCKED. FEU'€™s Virginia Villareal foils the attack of Perpetual Help's Kate Llorente. Photo from PVL

Lady Maroons back in hunt, trip Stags

Aug 08, 2018 - 7:38 PM

UP pounces on a sloppy San Sebastian side to climb to 2-1 in the Premier Volleyball League

EASY WIN. San Sebastian’s Jewelle Bermillo keeps the ball in play, but in the end, UP pulls off a convincing win. Photo rom PVL

UST chalks up 4th straight PVL win

Aug 05, 2018 - 5:45 PM

The UST Tigresses trounce the UP Lady Maroons to stay unbeaten in the Premier Volleyball League

POWER HIT. UST’s Christine Francisco hammers in a spike against UP’s Jessma Ramos and Mary Bautista. Photo from PVL

Benilde, Perpetual snap winless PVL skids

Aug 02, 2018 - 7:59 PM

The Lady Blazers notch their first win in 3 outings as the Lady Altas also arrest a 3-game slide

BREAKTHROUGH. St. Benilde turns back San Beda in 4 sets to clinch their first victory. Photo by MiX Gatpandan/Rappler

Tigresses roll to 3rd straight PVL victory

Jul 29, 2018 - 7:04 PM

UST clips San Beda in straight sets to match Far Eastern University's hot start in the Collegiate Conference

HOT START. The UST Tigresses hack out another straight-set romp. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Falcons pull off 'ugly win' vs Blazers

Jul 29, 2018 - 5:15 PM

Adamson outlasts St. Benilde in scrambling win to clinch its second straight victory in the Premier Volleyball League

DEFENSIVE STAND. Bernadette Flora, Lea Ann Perez and Eli Soyud put up a solid Adamson front against a hard-fighting St. Benilde side. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Tigresses, Lady Tams grab share of PVL lead

Jul 25, 2018 - 6:32 PM

Celine Domingo powers the Lady Tamaraws to their second straight triumph as the Tigresses lean on rookie Eya Laure in the Premier Volleyball League

HIT. FEU's Jeanette Villareal gets one past the San Beda defense of Satrriani Espiritu and Lynne Matias Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Tams repulse erratic Blazers

Jul 22, 2018 - 7:22 PM

FEU comes out steadier in the 5th frame to slip past Benilde and claim a share of the early lead in the Premier Volleyball League

POWER HIT. St. Benilde’s Arianne Daguil defies the FEU defense put up by Angelica Cayuna (left) and Virginia Villareal. Photo from PVL

Jaja Santiago stands tall in PVL, nabs MVP plum

Oct 14, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Jaja Santiago, who has led the National University Lady Bulldogs to the PVL collegiate conference finals, has been named MVP

STANDING TALL. Jaja Santiago stood above the competition in the collegiate conference, both literally and figuratively. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Chiefs dismantle Lady Falcons to secure bronze in PVL, Ateneo wins men's title

Oct 14, 2017 - 7:23 PM

Arellano closes the conference on a high note with a 4-set victory over Adamson

THIRD PLACE. The Arellano University Lady Chiefs earned bronze in the PVL Collegiate Conference. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Bulldogs down Lady Tams in Game 1, inch closer to PVL title

Oct 11, 2017 - 10:01 PM

National University's Lady Bulldogs survive a scare from the Far Eastern University Lady Tamaraws in the last set

AHEAD. The Lady Bulldogs win game 1 of the best-of-three finals series of the PVL Collegiate Conference. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Arellano sweeps Adamson in battle-for-third

Oct 11, 2017 - 7:34 PM

The Lady Chiefs are 1-0 ahead of the Lady Falcons in the battle-for-third clash

SWEEP. Arellano is now ahead for the battle-for-third in the PVL. Photo from PVL.

Arellano Lady Chiefs rebound from first PVL loss, sweep TIP

Sep 18, 2017 - 8:52 PM

Arellano nabs solo second in Group B with a 3-1 record and solidifies their campaign for a semifinals slot

REBOUND. Mary Anne Esguerra and the Arellano Lady Chiefs rebound from their only loss of the conference and are headed towards a showdown with the tough UP Lady Maroons. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PVL: UP Lady Maroons make quick work of CSB

Sep 18, 2017 - 6:40 PM

UP dominates the Lady Blazers in almost every aspect of the game.

ON TOP. Tots Carlos finishes with a game-high 14 points as UP improves to 2-1, tied with Group B teams Arellano and San Beda. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Valdez hopes V-League loss is wake-up call for Ateneo

Oct 05, 2015 - 7:02 PM

It was a rare defeat for the Lady Eagles but they hope it will serve them well come UAAP Season 78 volleyball by February

WAKE-UP CALL. The Ateneo Lady Eagles experience a tough loss in the V-League finals. They hope it will serve as an early wake-up call ahead of their UAAP title defense next year. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: NU basks in V-League title victory

Oct 04, 2015 - 9:14 PM

Go through photos of the exciting Shakey s V League championship match between the NU Lady Bulldogs and the Ateneo Lady Eagles

Sisters Dindin Santiago-Manabat and Jaja Santiago share a tight hug. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

IN VINES: NU beats Ateneo for V-League title, Pablo is Finals MVP

Oct 04, 2015 - 8:13 PM

The NU Lady Bulldogs now has two V League titles under their belts

CHAMPIONS. The NU Lady Bulldogs turn back two-time UAAP champions Ateneo Lady Eagles for the Shakey's V-League crown. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

NU Lady Bulldogs sweep Ateneo Lady Eagles to claim V-League title

Oct 04, 2015 - 2:46 PM

The NU Lady Bulldogs showed their mastery of the erstwhile dominant Ateneo Lady Eagles to become champions of the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference

DOMINANT. The National University Lady Bulldogs downed the seemingly unstoppable Ateneo Lady Eagles. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

NU shocks Ateneo in straight sets, extends V-League finals

Sep 27, 2015 - 2:27 PM

The NU Lady Bulldogs bounces back from a game 1 sweep with their own straight set victory over the favored Ateneo Lady Eagles

SWEEP. The NU Lady Bulldogs, led by Myla Pablo, sweeps the Ateneo Lady Eagles in game 2 of the Shakey's V-League finals. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Valdez leads Ateneo past NU in V-League finals opener

Sep 20, 2015 - 4:14 PM

Alyssa Valdez scores 20 points as Ateneo opens the Shakey’s V League Season 12 Collegiate Conference Finals with a 3 set victory

The Ateneo Lady Eagles strike first in the Shakey's V-League Finals. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST stays alive, ends Ateneo's 10-game V-League win streak

Sep 13, 2015 - 6:51 PM

EJ Laure topscores with 17 points to lead the Tigresses as they level the best of 3 semifinals series at one apiece

STILL ALIVE. UST keeps its Shakey's V-League campaign alive as EJ Laure comes upi with 17 points. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU ousts defending champion FEU, advances to V-League finals

Sep 13, 2015 - 6:37 PM

The Lady Bulldogs leans on the combined offensive effort of Myla Pablo and Jaja Santiago to move on to the finals

LEADER. Veteran Myla Pablo leads the NU Lady Bulldogs once more with 23 points as they advance to the Shakey's V-League finals. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Santiago, Pablo combine for 37 points as NU escapes FEU

Sep 12, 2015 - 9:14 PM

The two attackers spearheaded the Lady Bulldogs game 1 win and are now a win away from another finals appearance

LADY BULLDOGS BITE. Jaja Santiago (center) leads the Lady Bulldogs' charge against the Lady Tamaraws in game 1 of the semifinals of the Shakey's V-League. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

De Leon lifts Ateneo past UST, moves a win away from V-League finals

Sep 12, 2015 - 4:34 PM

Middle blocker Bea de Leon exploded for a game high 16 points built on a balanced offensive defensive performance of 8 attacks and 8 blocks

BALANCED. Bea de Leon had a balanced performance of 8 attacks and 8 blocks to lead Ateneo in a semifinals game 1 win against UST. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Arellano bows out, UP finishes V-League stint on high note

Sep 06, 2015 - 9:03 PM

The semifinals of the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference will feature best of 3 series in Ateneo vs UST and FEU vs NU

OUT. Arellano failed to make the semifinals after allowing Benilde an upset victory in the quarterfinals. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU pounces on UST’s slow start to grab semifinals ticket

Aug 30, 2015 - 7:42 PM

Guest player Dindin Santiago Manabat had another solid showing with 10 spikes and 3 blocks for 13 points

ALL-AROUND. Dindin Santiago-Manabat led the Lady Bulldogs' critical win over the Tigresses with an all-around performance.  File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Arellano puts away DLSU-D to keep semis bid alive

Aug 29, 2015 - 6:01 PM

The NCAA champions need one more win in order to secure at least a playoff for the semifinals A loss will end their conference

STILL ALIVE. Shirley Salamagos celebrates a point with Arellano as they overcome DLSU-Dasmariñas to keep their V-League campaign alive. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Unbeaten Ateneo drubs FEU in V-League quarters

Aug 29, 2015 - 3:23 PM

Ateneo who is already assured of a semifinals seat improved their carryover record to 6 0

BALANCED OFFENSE. Jhoanna Maraguinot provided 11 points to back up Alyssa Valdez's 15, including the final point to put away FEU, as Ateneo remained undefeated in the V-League 12 Collegiate Conference. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU, FEU cruise past foes in V-League quarters

Aug 23, 2015 - 9:14 PM

Both the Lady Bulldogs and the Lady Tamaraws move closer to a semifinals slot in the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference

Jaja Santiago put up 11 points in NU's sweep of CSB. File Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

UST escapes NCAA champ Arellano for first quarterfinals win

Aug 16, 2015 - 9:55 PM

EJ Laure carries the scoring load with 23 points while team captain Pam Lastimosa adds 18 in a character win by the Tigresses

UST'S GREAT WALL. The Tigresses employ a triple block they've been working on this conference as they outlasted the Lady Chiefs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

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

Ateneo’s Valdez left impressed by UP rookies

Aug 16, 2015 - 5:05 PM

The rookie Lady Maroons pushed the Lady Eagles to 4 sets in the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference quarterfinals

ROOKIES ON THE RISE. UP rookies (from left to right) Maris Layug, Isa Molde and Justine Dorog in action during the Shakey's V-League 12 Collegiate Conference. Photos by Mark Cristino, Josh Albelda/Rappler

Valdez, Maraguinot combine for 53 points as Ateneo beats UP

Aug 15, 2015 - 6:40 PM

Alyssa Valdez finishes with 29 points while Jhoana Maraguinot adds 24 to power the Lady Eagles

Jhoana Maraguinot provides ample support to star Alyssa Valdez as Ateneo takes down UP. File Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

NU routs DLSU-D in straight sets in V-League quarterfinals

Aug 15, 2015 - 3:52 PM

Dindin Santiago Manabat Jaja Santiago and Myla Pablo show the way for the Lady Bulldogs with a combined 27 points

Jaja Santiago tallied 9 points to lead NU alongside sister Dindin Santiago-Manabat and Myla Pablo. File Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Lady Eagles: Training gives little time to relish win

Aug 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM

The Lady Eagles train hard after every victory giving them little time to savor it says Alyssa Valdez on why they stay hungry despite constant triumph

'WE DON'T FEEL OUR WINS'. Ateneo Lady Eagles star Alyssa Valdez, seen her attacking Technological Institute of the Philippines' defense, says her team has no room to let victories sink in and it keeps them hungry. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler