Mindanao spikers end TOC bid with 2 wins

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Friday, January 17, 2014


TEAM Mindanao hacked out two straight wins to end its bid in the Shakey's Girls Volleyball League Season 11 Tournament of Champions at the Ninoy Aquino Stadium in Manila on Thursday night.

Mindanao, mainly bannered by Ateneo de Davao University, hacked out a 25-23, 21-25, 25-23 win over Eastern Visayas in their Pool encounter. This came on the heels of Mindanao's 25-21, 18-25, 25-20 over Southern Luzon on Wednesday night.

"Sa third set, nauna ang Eastern Visayas, 23-19, pero pinakita ng mga bata ang kagustuhang maipanalo ang laro. May two wins and two losses ang standing namin. We will know by tomorrow if we retained the sixth overall ranking or improved to fifth place this year," Mindanao coach Sherwin Maganda said in text messages to Sun.Star Davao on Thursday night.

Mindanao, reinforced by three Iligan City National High School players and one from Tagum City National High School, bowed to the Kiwis, 18-25, 11-25, and Central Visayas, 19-25, 18-25 in their first two outings.

Team Mindanao was bannered by Nicole Margarette Frando, Samantha Nicole Dizon, Alyssa Aldwin Alterado, Allan Paula Maspinas, Jubilee Therese Acosta, Patria Jela Peña, Katherine Gayle Bermudez and Carol Joy Concon of Ateneo; Rosemary Cailing, Judith Abil and Kathleen Faith Arado of Iligan and Tagum's Mae Luna of Tagum. (MLSA)

Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on January 18, 2014.

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