Gretchen Ho - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Gretchen Ho


[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: Gretchen Ho on spiking and shifting gears

Jun 20, 2020 - 4:48 PM

Host Naveen Ganglani chats with former Ateneo volleyball star Gretchen Ho, who shares how she jumped from sports to media

Who made Gretchen Ho’s all-time Ateneo Lady Eagles lineup?

Jun 19, 2020 - 4:05 PM

Former Ateneo volleyball star Gretchen Ho says there are 'many pieces you need to put together' to form a champion team

FLYING HIGH. Gretchen Ho (right) helped jumpstart Ateneo volleyball’s winning ways. File photo by Josh Albelda

Gretchen Ho's tips for finding new passions

Apr 14, 2020 - 6:23 PM

Gretchen Ho shares her story and some tips on how she shifted from playing volleyball to working in media

Hidilyn Diaz fears for life over Duterte foe list

May 10, 2019 - 5:14 PM

'I am concerned for my security as well as that of my parents,' says the Olympic weightlifting star

UNSUBSTANTIATED CLAIMS. The President’s spokesman says there has been a wrong analysis of the Duterte ouster diagram that includes Philippine sports star Hidilyn Diaz. Photo by Money Sharma/AFP

Panelo says Gretchen Ho, Hidilyn Diaz not part of 'conspiracy' vs Duterte

May 10, 2019 - 4:12 PM

Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo blames the media for making a 'wrong analysis' about the diagrams, saying Ho and Diaz were only included to show Rodel Jayme's Facebook interests

New Malacañang diagrams. Screenshot from RTVM

Hidilyn Diaz, Gretchen Ho clear names in ouster matrix

May 10, 2019 - 12:44 AM

The weightlifter says all her time is dedicated to her goal of reaching the Tokyo Olympics, while the former volleybelle claims she is 'neither red nor yellow'

CONFUSED. Hidilyn Diaz and Gretchen Ho have both been tagged in the new ouster matrix released by the Malacañang. File photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler and Precious del Valle/Rappler

LOOK: Gretchen Ho, Hidilyn Diaz brush off 'Bikoy' links in new ouster matrix

May 08, 2019 - 8:55 PM

Olympic medalist Hidilyn Diaz and former volleyball star Gretchen Ho strongly deny their involvement in Malacañang’s newest expose

TOO BUSY. Hidilyn Diaz and Gretchen Ho note that they're too busy with their respective endeavors. File photo

5 self-care practices that keep Gretchen Ho fresh

Feb 22, 2018 - 5:43 PM

Waking up at 3 am everyday? It's no problem for Gretchen Ho, who keeps a positive outlook with these tips

RAPPLER 2017: The celebrity breakups

Dec 30, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The year 2017 has been busy for couples calling it quits

Ricci Rivero, Alyssa Valdez top 2017 PH most tweeted athletes list

Dec 06, 2017 - 4:51 PM

Athletes from Ateneo and La Salle dominate the list for this year, while #NBAFinals is most tweeted sports-related hashtag in the Philippines

Alyssa Valdez set to join Chinese Taipei club team

Sep 11, 2017 - 1:11 PM

The volleyball phenom confirms that she received a deal to play for Chinese Taipei club

CHINESE-TAIPEI. Volleyball Phenom Alyssa Valdez takes her talents to the international stage once again. Photo by PSC-POC Media Group

PH athletes pay tribute to dads on Father’s Day 2017

Jun 18, 2017 - 6:05 PM

Athletes from around the Philippines celebrate their fathers and fatherhood

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY. Jio Jalalon, Jia Morado and Jimmy Alapag were among the Philippine athletes to celebrate Father's Day on social media

Champion behind champions: PH volleyball stars’ Mother’s Day tributes

May 14, 2017 - 6:18 PM

Stars of Philippine volleyball show their appreciation for their mothers

UNCONDITIONAL LOVE. Aby Marano and Tin Tiamzon are two of the volleyball players who paid tribute to their mothers on Instagram

Robi Domingo on breakup with Gretchen Ho: 'I am hurting'

Mar 02, 2017 - 5:41 PM

After releasing a joint statement on their split Robi clarifies why he and Gretchen Ho broke up

Robi Domingo, Gretchen Ho confirm breakup

Mar 02, 2017 - 10:46 AM

We re not closing our doors on each other in the future says Gretchen

Gretchen Ho on being a champion: ‘You can’t do it all on your own’

Aug 28, 2016 - 2:00 PM

The pro athlete and host shares how her friends and family helped her find and nurture her passion for volleyball

SPIKE! The dazzling champions of the first-ever #MyNesteaBeach Fantasy Volleyball Match.

Former Ateneo Lady Eagles Valdez, Lazaro reunite with V-League team

May 20, 2016 - 3:29 PM

Familiar faces from the Lady Eagles will team up for new team Bali Pure

PH volleyball stars form Beach Volleyball Republic

Aug 29, 2015 - 6:06 PM

The BVR heads aim to use their love and passion for the game to promote a culture of “cooperation instead of competition”

Gilligan’s takes home PSL beach volleyball crown

Aug 08, 2015 - 7:16 PM

Danika Gendrauli and Norie Diaz of Gilligan s outlast Fiola Ceballos and Patty Orendain

Ho-Soriano, Tan-Soriano advance to PSL beach volley quarters

Jul 25, 2015 - 8:21 PM

The tandems of Gretchen Ho Charo Soriano and Bea Tan Pau Soriano clinched their tickets to the quarterfinals round of the 2015 Philippine Superliga Beach Volleyball Challenge Cup

Gretchen Ho (L) and Cha Soriano (R) in action. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Cruz-Laborte, Ho-Soriano fall in PSL beach volleyball opening day

Jul 18, 2015 - 7:43 PM

Two crowd favorite pairs came up on the losing side during the opening day of the PLDT Home Ultera Philippine Superliga Beach Volleyball tournament

DAY AT THE BEACH. Bea Tan (R) and Pau Soriano (L) of Foton defeated Fille Cayetano-Cainglet and her Filipino-American teammate Alexa Micek of Petron Sprint 4T. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Superliga Beach Volleyball Challenge Cup opens this weekend

Jul 17, 2015 - 3:11 AM

A total of 22 teams will make up both the men s and women s brackets of the tournament which will have two days of preliminaries matchups

Girls Got Game teaches to run for your life

May 27, 2015 - 11:42 AM

The exclusive girls sports training camp teaches the values of discipline resiliency respect and trust

Photo from GGG press release

HIGHLIGHTS: #MyNesteaBeach

Apr 30, 2015 - 1:41 AM

MyNesteaBeach serves up summer just the way you want it Follow our live feed for the latest

Young professionals, make learning a habit

Apr 11, 2015 - 5:11 PM

After all our thoughts become our words our words become our actions our actions become habits and our habits become our character

Pope Francis wasn't what I expected

Jan 18, 2015 - 7:21 PM

Gretchen Ho talks about her fears over the visit of Pope Francis and how all these fears were washed away the moment the Pope stepped off the plane

PH celebrities on Pope Francis visit

Jan 15, 2015 - 7:02 PM

Derek Ramsay Jasmine Curtis Smith Ramon Bautista Ruffa Gutierrez Bianca Gonzalez and more take to social media to talk about Pope Francis

Pope in the Philippines: 'A friend visiting a friend'

Jan 09, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Advocates of the Catholic faith see Pope Francis Philippine visit – especially to disaster hit Leyte – as a powerful gesture that will bring comfort and hope to Filipinos

OLD FRIENDS. Pope Francis (right) greets Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle (left) in St Peter's Square, Vatican City, in October 2014. File photo courtesy of Fr Yulito Ignacio

Gretchen Ho: A star in more ways than one

Jun 25, 2014 - 3:47 PM

From volleyball player to TV host to entrepreneur Gretchen Ho continues to chase her dreams Naveen Ganglani chronicles her journey from basketball hopeful to Ateneo volleyball queen

SuperLiga: Petron stays unscathed while Army takes care of AirAsia

Jun 09, 2014 - 4:27 AM

Din Din Santiago propelled the Petron Blaze Spikers past the RC Cola AirForce Raiders while Generika Army defeated AirAsia in 4 sets

BLAZING SPIKE. Gretchen Ho of Petron spikes the ball against Iari Yongco of RC Cola. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz

Santiago celebrates top Super Liga pick with selfie

Apr 02, 2014 - 7:31 PM

How do former UAAP volleyball stars celebrate being the top picks of the first Super Liga draft class in 2014? With a selfie of course

SELFIE TIME. Top 3 picks from left: Iari Yongco, Abi Maraño and Dindin Santiago 'selfie' during the PSL Draft ceremonies at the NBA Cafe in Fort Bonifacio. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: #Fastbreak2

Nov 30, 2013 - 11:55 PM

Fans get their fair share of basketball action and some comedy antics during Fastbreak2 a charity game for victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda

FASTBREAK2. Comedian Jose Manalo drives to the hoop. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Star Magic Ball 2013

Sep 11, 2013 - 9:00 AM

A glimpse of the program that took place

COUPLE OF THE NIGHT. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. Host Martin Nievera keeps the mood light.

Now the men: singles at the Star Magic Ball 2013 red carpet

Sep 10, 2013 - 12:00 PM

If this were Cinderella s ball any of these men is the perfect Prince Charming

DASHING, DAPPER. Jake Cuenca arrived solo, to the joy of female fans. All photos by Inoue Jaena

Single ladies at the Star Magic Ball 2013 red carpet

Sep 09, 2013 - 4:27 PM

These ladies made the red carpet red hot

MARIA MERCEDES' SOLO FLIGHT. Media asked Jessy Mendiola why she and rumored beau Sam Milby arrived separately. The beautiful actress just smiled as a reply. All photos by Inoue Jaena

Couple fashion at Star Magic Ball 2013

Sep 09, 2013 - 1:54 PM

Who came together and what did they wear? Check out our photos

MOST AWAITED. KathNiel fans requested for photos of the couple long before our live blog began. All photos by Inoue Jaena

UP trumps Unicorns to win Ateneo Open crown

Jun 16, 2013 - 9:10 PM

The UP Lady Maroons defeated the Unicorns to win the 2013 Ateneo Open crown

Guest players who will rock the V-League

Apr 06, 2013 - 4:38 PM

Rappler picks five guest players who will surely make the V League first conference worth watching

Senate to scrutinize #NewUAAPRule

Mar 31, 2013 - 9:34 AM

UAAP athletes Kiefer Ravena Gretchen Ho and Alyssa Valdez are among those invited to the Senate hearing on the controversial ruling on Monday

It's now or never for Gretchen Ho

Feb 27, 2013 - 7:17 PM

One of the most popular volleyball players Gretchen Ho shares with Rappler how she dreamt of becoming a basketball player to how she s giving it all to nab a first volleyball crown for Ateneo in the UAAP

Photo by Josh Albelda