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Roger Gorayeb free of cancer

Jun 21, 2020 - 6:51 PM

Volleyball's beloved coach Roger Gorayeb announces that he's cancer-free on Father's Day 2020

CANCER-FREE. Roger Gorayeb continues his road to recovery from multiple myeloma. File photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Valdez, Unique Salonga to perform in Gorayeb's benefit night

Oct 31, 2019 - 9:41 PM

The volleyball community holds a fundraiser for cancer-stricken coach Roger Gorayeb

GET WELL SOON! Seasoned volleyball mentor Roger Gorayeb is confined in St. Luke's Medical Center in Quezon City for multiple myeloma. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Lady Bulldogs step up to the plate after Gorayeb’s ‘silent suspension’

Mar 23, 2017 - 4:49 PM

After benching Gayle Valdez and Joni Chavez for their lackluster outing against UE the Lady Bulldogs handed league leaders Ateneo their second loss of the season

BULLDOGS ON PARADE. Jaja Santiago and the Lady Bulldogs showed their merit by once again beating the league-leading Lady Eagles. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

The NU Lady Bulldogs’ biggest weakness came back to haunt them

Feb 24, 2017 - 12:54 PM

Against the defending champions faulty reception makes the difference in the Lady Bulldogs first defeat of the season

LADY BULLDOGS. Despite spending much of their time during practicing working on reception, it was that facet of the game that was their undoing against La Salle. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Consistency is key for the streaking NU Lady Bulldogs

Feb 15, 2016 - 2:27 AM

The National University women s volleyball team has a mixture of experience and depth Now Coach Roger Gorayeb feels they need to maintain their high of play throughout the season

CONSISTENCY IS KEY. The NU Lady Bulldogs have gotten their season on track with consecutive wins over DLSU and UE. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Jaja Santiago confident in leadership role with NU Lady Bulldogs

Feb 08, 2016 - 1:38 PM

I choose to be confident that I can take the obligation that coach is giving me says the 20 year old Santiago

BIGGEST ASSET. Jaja Santiago (right) is confident in her big role for the NU Lady Bulldogs. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PH women's volleyball team face 'tall' order vs Vietnam

Jun 12, 2015 - 5:48 PM

The Philippine women s volleyball team must defeat Vietnam the 7 time defending silver medalists to have a shot at advancing to the semifinals

The Philippines is in a must-win situation against the toughest team in their group. Photo by Singapore SEA Games Organising Committee/Action Images via Reuters

SEAG organizers deny PH request for Indonesian volleyball player gender test

Jun 10, 2015 - 12:46 PM

“They told us there was not enough material time to conduct the gender test on the Indonesian ” said Philippine Volleyball executive President Jose Romasanta

Indonesian volleyball player Aprilia Santini Manganang is under scrutiny from the Philippine SEA Games delegation. Photo from SEA Games website

PH SEA Games delegation demands gender test on Indonesian volleyball player

Jun 09, 2015 - 8:16 PM

The Philippines demanded SEA Games organizers carry out a gender test on an Indonesian women s volleyball player ahead of their game on Wednesday

Indonesian volleyball player Aprilia Santini Manganang is under scrutiny from the Philippine SEA Games delegation. Photo from SEA Games website

WATCH: Daquis aims to be ‘role model’ for PH volleyball team

May 31, 2015 - 4:37 AM

Rachel Anne Daquis has taken on a leadership role with the Philippine women s volleyball team as they head toward the SEA Games with his expectations

Rachel Anne Daquis will provide experience to the team as one of its most senior players. Photo by Naoki Mengua

Gorayeb: ‘I want NU to be one of the feared teams like Ateneo’

Mar 09, 2015 - 5:16 AM

If NU’s Season 77 Final Four showing is any indication Gorayeb is certainly steering the young squad in the right direction

NU head coach Roger Gorayeb wants the Lady Bulldogs to grow into a legitimate threat in the future, like his former team Ateneo Lady Eagles. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Gorayeb: ‘Very difficult’ for Galang-less La Salle to beat Ateneo

Mar 08, 2015 - 3:37 PM

NU head coach Roger Gorayeb says losing Ara Galang will make it harder for the Lady Spikers to overcome the Lady Eagles

DIFFICULT. NU head coach Roger Gorayeb says DLSU will have a tougher time now against Ateneo with the loss of Ara Galang to injury. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

NU sweeps La Salle, forces do-or-die for finals berth

Mar 04, 2015 - 7:33 PM

Jaja Santiago and Myla Pablo each had 13 points as the Lady Bulldogs won their sixth straight game overall

NU's Jaja Santiago tries to score against the De La Salle Lady Spikers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU ends first round with 4-set win over Adamson

Jan 11, 2015 - 4:48 PM

It is also the team s second win under new head coach Roger Gorayeb

NU's Jaja Santiago towers over three Adamson defenders. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Gorayeb notches first win with Lady Bulldogs

Jan 07, 2015 - 5:50 PM

Jaja Santiago leads the Lady Bulldogs with her 28 points built on 22 attacks 4 blocks and two aces

Jaja Santiago celebrates with her teammates as the Lady Bulldogs reward coach Roger Gorayeb with a win. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

V-League: SSC escapes Lady Altas in grueling five-setter

Apr 01, 2014 - 9:02 PM

The San Sebastian College Lady Stags captured their first win of the season as they survived University of Perpetual Help System DALTA

PERPETUAL MOTION. San Sebastian's Czarina Berbano hammers a point home past Perpetual Help's Shallane Eniong, Ana James Diocareza and Jamela Suyat. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

No pressure, no nerves for Lady Eagles rookie Morado

Mar 15, 2014 - 12:56 PM

Despite being just 18 years old Julia Morado has held the Ateneo Lady Eagles together as their rookie setter She says she feels no pressure heading into Saturday s decisive game against La Salle

WISE BEHIND HER YEARS. Ateneo rookie Julia Morado tips a point past La Salle's Aby Marano. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Tuguegarao blanks Nova Bolei to enter Last 3

Jun 27, 2013 - 11:23 PM

Tuguegarao blanked Nova Bolei to enter the final round of the 5th Gov Alvaro T Antonio Friendship Games

THAI POWER. Bualee penetrates the Nova Bolei defense with ease. Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.

Volleyball shines bright in hottest PH city

Jun 26, 2013 - 6:33 PM

Volleyball shines bright in the hottest place in the Philippines: Tuguegarao City Find out why

VETERAN CONNECTION. Tuguegarao fans witness veteran stars Tina Salak and Jacq Alarca in action. Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.

Tuguegarao mauls Nova Bolei in straight sets

Jun 25, 2013 - 10:02 PM

Dindin Santiago sparkled as Tuguegarao manhandled Nova Bolei in straight sets

PH volleyball's biggest names gather in Tuguegarao

Jun 24, 2013 - 5:29 PM

Some of Philippine volleyball s biggest names gather in Tuguegarao for the 5th Friendship Games

ACTION UP NORTH. Adamson's Len Cortel is blocked by Air Force's Maika Ortiz and Judy Caballejo. Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.

[VIRAL] Ateneo Volleybelles 'cover' Call Me Maybe

Jun 12, 2012 - 2:52 PM

The team joins the list of groups that have filmed themselves lip dubbing to the popular song