PSL: Petron gains share of top spot, Meralco finally earns a win
MANILA, Philippines - The Petron Blaze Spikers proved their mettle as defending champions after ending Foton’s 5-game winning streak, 27-25, 25-23, 25-16, in the Philippine Super Liga Grand Prix, Saturday, November 14, at La Salle Lipa Sentrum in Batangas.
The Blaze Spikers banked on the heroics of Brazilian import Rupia Inck who unloaded 19 points while Rachel Ann Daquis contributed 13 markers that placed them in equal footing with Philips Gold.
Philips Gold and Petron both have a 7-2 win-loss card and will clash on Monday, November 16 at the San Juan Arena.
Jaja Santiago led the Tornadoes with 15 points while imports Lindsay Stalzer and Katie Messing added 14 and 12 markers respectively.
At last after dropping 8 games, the Meralco Power Spikers finally clinched their first win before the tournament closes after drubbing RC Cola-Air Force, 25-21, 28-26, 25-21.
Foreign reinforcements Liis Kullerkan and Christina Alessi led the squad with 15 and 12 markers respectively.
Meralco will next face Cignal on Monday. – Rappler.com