Mika Reyes - updates

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Quarantine life: How PH athletes stay in shape

Apr 02, 2020 - 10:22 PM

Volleyball star Mika Reyes, basketball standout Isaac Go, and football sensation Jarvey Gayoso share how they stay in top form

STILL GRINDING. Mika Reyes (center) says it’s tougher for athletes if they stop working out. Photo from PSL

'It's a gamble': Mika Reyes admits Petron exit a tough decision

Jan 22, 2020 - 2:42 PM

Middle blocker Mika Reyes bids farewell to the Petron Blaze Spikers as she transfers to the Sta. Lucia Realtors

GAMBLE. Mika Reyes announces her exit from the Petron Blaze Spikers after 3 years. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

No surprises: Alyssa Valdez, Jaja Santiago make final 2018 Asian Games roster

Jun 14, 2018 - 9:56 PM

Aby Maraño leads as team captain of a seasoned national team lineup

KEY COG. Expect the towering Jaja Santiago to play a major role again for the Philippines in the international stage. Photo by PSC-POC Media Group

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

PSL All-Stars bag bronze in Thailand meet

Sep 08, 2017 - 6:19 PM

The PSL All Star team brings home the bronze medal in the 2017 Annual Princess Maja Chakri Sirindhorn’s Cup

BRONZED. The PSL All Stars, represented by several members of the national team squad which played at the SEA Games, won the bronze medal match in Thailand. File photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Teamwork, gutsy effort towed PH volleyball past opening day jitters

Aug 10, 2017 - 2:18 PM

We need to still focus on speed [and] of course our receive and service efficiency says Francis Vicente

WINNING FORMULA. A win by the Philippines against Kazakhstan, or a second loss by Hong Kong will send the Philippine team to the quarters and into the Asian Volleyball Cup next year. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

After PSL plum, Mika Reyes sets eyes on Japan training with national squad

Jul 14, 2017 - 5:45 PM

Skipper Mika Reyes and the national volleyball squad will fly to Japan next week for a two week camp

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LOOK: Philippine volleyball rosters for SEA Games revealed

Jun 14, 2017 - 5:15 PM

Mika Reyes and Alyssa Valdez headline the women s squad while John Vic de Guzman leads the men s team

Vicente on Mika Reyes as team captain: 'I saw her dedication'

May 21, 2017 - 2:49 PM

The decision to name Mika Reyes team captain of the national team wasn’t that hard for national team head coach Francis Vicente and his staff

CAPTAIN. Mika Reyes will be the team captain for the national team at the SEA Games. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alyssa Valdez, Mika Reyes team up for the first time in Clash of Heroes

May 10, 2017 - 11:40 PM

The former UAAP rivals will team up in a fundraising event for the national squads ahead of the Southeast Asian Games

SUPER TEAM. Alyssa Valdez and Mika Reyes will play on the same team for the first time. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Valdez, Reyes, Fajardo lead PH national volleyball team pool

Mar 14, 2017 - 2:25 PM

Former UAAP stars Alyssa Valdez and Mika Reyes as well as DLSU setter Kim Fajardo lead the 25 woman pool of coach Francis Vicente

Mika Reyes ready to learn from new Superliga home

Jan 15, 2017 - 4:01 PM

The former Lady Spiker is ready to start a new PSL chapter after joining Petron

FLYING HIGH. Mika Reyes (back) never imagined representing the Philippines on the international stage, despite her success in the UAAP and Philippine Super Liga. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

SEA Games volleyball team: Who will make the cut?

Jan 09, 2017 - 3:29 PM

Will the Magnificent 7 remain intact in August or will LVPI shake up the roster?

NATIONAL DUTY. The Philippine women's volleyball team will return to the SEA Games after going 1-2 in 2015. But will the team's core remain the same? Screenshot from live stream

Mika Reyes rides the high of FIVB national team experience

Oct 29, 2016 - 3:42 PM

The 3 time UAAP champ says that playing against some of the best players in the world is an experience she won t soon forget

FLYING HIGH. Mika Reyes (back) never imagined representing the Philippines on the international stage, despite her success in the UAAP and Philippine Super Liga. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

F2 Logistics claim first PSL All-Filipino crown after dominating Game 3

Aug 17, 2016 - 9:04 PM

F2 Logistics downs Foton in a do or die Game 3 behind standout performances of Ara Galang and Mika Reyes

WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS. F2 Logistics handled business in Game 3 to become the new All-Filipino conference champions. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ara Galang used injury as motivation for one last championship

May 01, 2016 - 1:01 PM

Mika Reyes also talks about leaving her young teammates with the feeling of winning a title

LIVE BLOG: UAAP Season 78 volleyball finals Game 3 - Ateneo vs La Salle

Apr 29, 2016 - 3:11 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles and DLSU Lady Spikers face off in a winner take all Game 3 for the UAAP women s volleyball title

Mika Reyes no stranger to boos from Ateneo crowd

Apr 24, 2016 - 5:28 PM

Reyes broke a few Ateneo fans hearts in Game 1 with 13 points to put the Lady Spikers one win away from recapturing the UAAP title

Amy Ahomiro, Ateneo hoping to keep Mika Reyes 'a little quiet'

Apr 08, 2016 - 4:41 PM

“Sana Hopefully we enter with confidence we play as a team and hopefully the outcome is that we win ” says Ahomiro

The top UAAP women's volleyball performers after round 1

Mar 03, 2016 - 12:57 PM

Which individuals and teams are on top of the statistics?

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

More confident Mika Reyes says La Salle better than last season

Feb 24, 2016 - 9:56 PM

Reyes confidence stems from her aim to improve on more than just the basic skills of volleyball

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers bounce back with dominant win over Adamson

Feb 13, 2016 - 3:33 PM

La Salle rebounds from a 4 set loss to the NU Lady Bulldogs with a 3 set sweep of the Adamson Lady Falcons

REBOUND WIN. The Lady Spikers overcame the Lady Falcons in decisive fashion. File photo by Josh Albelda

DLSU Lady Spikers turn back UP Lady Maroons for second win

Feb 06, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Riding the momentum from their first win of the season 3 days ago the De La Salle Lady Spikers overcame the UP Lady Maroons in 4 sets

SPIKED. Mika Reyes and the DLSU Lady Spikers move to 2-0 in Season 78. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Top PH athletes introduced as Gatorade ambassadors

Oct 23, 2015 - 5:25 PM

Mika Reyes Jeron Teng Alyssa Valdez and Chris Banchero are representatives of the popular energy drink which is celebrating its 50th year

IN PHOTOS: Alyssa Valdez, Mika Reyes headline PBA muses

Oct 21, 2015 - 7:51 PM

Volleyball stars hung up their jerseys and made their way across a different kind of court for the PBA st 41st season opener

Talk 'N Text muse: Alyssa Valdez. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UAAP MVP Valdez yet to feel rise of stardom in PH volleyball

Aug 05, 2015 - 2:50 PM

Valdez is one of the reasons why volleyball has become so popular but she says she has yet to file its rise in stardom because of her busy schedule

Kiefer Ravena on showbiz career, Mika Reyes, and Jasmine Curtis-Smith

Jul 04, 2015 - 11:31 AM

Kiefer who stars in comedy show ‘No Harm No Foul ’ addresses rumors that Jasmine was the cause of his breakup with Mika Reyes

Kiefer Ravena, Mika Reyes ‘on a break’ to concentrate on careers

May 29, 2015 - 5:18 PM

“I’m just too preoccupied with basketball right now ” says Kiefer Ravena who will lead the Gilas Cadets into the SEA Games basketball tournament

THE BREAKS. Kiefer Ravena (L) and Mika Reyes (R) are calling it quits - at least for now

Aquino to ADMU, DLSU athletes: May politicians emulate you

Mar 24, 2015 - 3:57 PM

President Benigno Aquino III praises the unity and sportsmanship shown by the rival teams to each other something he wishes politicians would learn from

SPORTSMANSHIP. President Benigno Aquino III addresses the Ateneo de Manila University Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Teams and the De La Salle University Women’s Volleyball Team at the Heroes Hall of the Malacañan Palace on March 24, 2015. Photo by Benhur Arcayan/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Ateneo sweeps season, repeats as UAAP volleyball champion

Mar 14, 2015 - 5:00 PM

The Lady Eagles complete a Season 77 sweep and bag their second consecutive championship in the UAAP women s volleyball

HEART STRONG. The Ateneo Lady Eagles completes a clean sweep of the UAAP 77 Women's Volleyball season and repeat as champions. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs La Salle (UAAP 77 Volleyball Finals Game 2)

Mar 14, 2015 - 12:01 AM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP 77 Women s volleyball finals game two match between the Ateneo Lady Eagles and the De La Salle Lady Spikers

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs La Salle (UAAP 77 Volleyball Finals Game 1)

Mar 11, 2015 - 3:10 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP 77 Women s volleyball finals game one match between the Ateneo Lady Eagles and the De La Salle Lady Spikers

Reyes: DLSU to use Galang injury as ‘inspiration and motivation’

Mar 08, 2015 - 7:36 PM

Mika Reyes says the injury of her DLSU teammate Ara Galang will inspire the squad as they prepare to face defending UAAP volleyball champions Ateneo in the finals

Ara Galang's injury shocked her DLSU teammates and changed the complexion of the finals. Photo by Josh Albelda

Lady Spikers easily dispatches Adamson in straight sets

Feb 15, 2015 - 6:55 PM

La Salle was spearheaded by Ara Galang who finished with 20 points as the Lady Spikers steamroll ahead leading into Wednesday s showdown with Ateneo

Mika Reyes and the Lady Spikers had little difficulty in getting past Adamson. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Galang is Galing as Lady Spikers down UE

Feb 11, 2015 - 5:39 PM

Kim Fajardo scored just 5 points but had 28 excellent sets while Mika Reyes and Ara Galang scored 10 points each to give DLSU their 11th win of the season

Ara Galang evades three blockers to score one of her ten points for the Lady Spikers. Photo by Josh Albelda

La Salle halts UST’s winning streak with 3-set win

Feb 04, 2015 - 10:40 PM

Ara Galang who’s been a consistent MVP candidate this season put up 17 points while Cyd Demecillo finished with 12 to end UST s 4 game winning streak

Ara Galang (R) continues her MVP form as she leads the Lady Spikers to victory. Photo by Josh Albelda

La Salle secures playoff for Final Four slot after escaping NU

Jan 31, 2015 - 7:23 PM

With a 9 1 record the Lady Spikers assured themselves of at least a playoff for a Final Four seat

La Salle's Mika Reyes (C) and Ara Galang (R) try to block a shot from NU's Jaja Santiago. Photo by Josh Albelda

Rookie Soyud lights up as La Salle survives UP threat

Jan 25, 2015 - 5:52 PM

Soyud was the Lady Spikers’ answer to a streaking Lady Maroons raring to upset last year s finalists

ROOKIE ON THE RISE. Christine Soyud (right) explodes for 16 points to lead the Lady Spikers past the Lady Maroons. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo out-duels La Salle in epic finals rematch

Jan 11, 2015 - 6:52 PM

Reigning league MVP Alyssa Valdez leads the defending champions with 26 points

Alyssa Valdez leads the Lady Eagles over the Lady Spikers. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs La Salle (UAAP 77 Volleyball 1st round)

Jan 11, 2015 - 2:29 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP 77 Women s volleyball match between the Ateneo Lady Eagles and the De La Salle Lady Spikers

La Salle trounces UE, improves to 6-0

Jan 04, 2015 - 8:52 PM

La Salle team captain Ara Galang and veteran star Mika Reyes scores 10 points each to lead the Lady Spikers

Mika Reyes scores 10 points to lead the Lady Spikers to a 6-0 record so far in UAAP Season 77. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

DLSU's Mika Reyes: Everyone's a threat in the UAAP

Dec 11, 2014 - 2:36 AM

Despite being atop the UAAP standings DLSU senior veteran Mika Reyes isn t discounting any team s threat as the Lady Spikers seek to regain championship glory

With 'El Capitana' Aby Marano gone, Mika Reyes and her senior teammates have stepped up as leaders for DLSU. File photo by Josh Albelda

La Salle dispatches FEU to win fifth straight

Dec 10, 2014 - 8:39 PM

Ara Galang leads the Lady Spikers with 22 points 19 of which coming from attack points

DLSU's Mika Reyes and Ara Galang tries to stop a shot by FEU's Samantha Dawson. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle sends UP back down to earth with straight-set win

Dec 06, 2014 - 5:29 PM

After a 4 set upset of the Tigresses last Wednesday the Lady Maroons were handed a straight set drubbing from the Lady Spikers

DLSU Lady Spikers dispatch National U in straight sets

Nov 26, 2014 - 4:47 PM

The De La Salle University Lady Spikers put on a much better performance in their second game trouncing National University in straight sets

GALING GALANG. Ara Galang of De La Salle University smashes in one of her 15 points. Photo by Josh Albelda

La Salle kicks-off volleyball campaign with win over Adamson

Nov 23, 2014 - 9:03 PM

The Lady Spikers got off to a slow start but eventually took control of the match

Mika Reyes stops a shot from Adamson. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PVF announces national team lineups

Oct 17, 2014 - 5:45 PM

The Philippine Volleyball Federation picks collegiate and SuperLiga standouts to be part of the men s and women s national volleyball teams

Aby Maraño joins La Salle alums in Super Liga debut

May 14, 2014 - 12:43 PM

After a history making run with the La Salle Lady Spikers two time UAAP MVP Aby Maraño is ready to make her pro debut in Philippine Super Liga this week

Aby Marano lets out a roar after scoring a point against Ateneo in the UAAP Season 76 finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ateneo defeats La Salle to become UAAP Volleyball Queens

Mar 15, 2014 - 9:52 PM

Relive the magic of the Ateneo Lady Eagles historic UAAP volleyball championship win over De La Salle University in photos

The Lady Eagles celebrate their first-ever UAAP Volleyball title

Nothing to lose, everything to win for Ateneo Lady Eagles

Mar 14, 2014 - 4:33 PM

The Ateneo de Manila University Lady Eagles have overachieved all season long Will they achieve the ultimate UAAP volleyball accomplishment and upset the La Salle Lady Spikers once more?

UNDERDOGS RUNNING THE PACK. Alyssa Valdez of Ateneo is overcome with joy after the Lady Eagles defeated La Salle in Game 3. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler