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Volleyball: Coach Ramil de Jesus satisfied with turnout at national team tryouts

National team coach Ramil de Jesus. Courtesy of Joaqui Flores MANILA, Philippines—Coach Ramil de Jesus was pleased with the turnout for the second day of the tryouts for the women’s national volleyball team, as several new faces showed up on ...

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Kobe Paras returns, shifts focus to national team

Kobe Paras answers questions from the media at a press conference on Monday. Joaqui Flores, Chooks-to-Go MANILA, Philippines – Kobe Paras returned to Manila on Monday, concluding a whirlwind five-year stretch that saw him commit to three different Division 1 ...

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Volleyball: Alyssa ‘pressured, excited’ to play on national team again

MANILA, Philippines—Alyssa Valdez, together with Creamline teammate Jia Morado, rushed to the Arellano University Gym on Friday night after being stuck in traffic for more than two hours. They were late for the first official tryout for the Philippine national ...

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Alyssa Valdez, La Salle trio headline national volleyball team tryouts

MANILA, Philippines — Eighteen of the top volleyball players in the country congregated at Arellano Gym on Friday to try out for the women’s national volleyball team. The Larong Volleyball ng Pilipinas Inc. had invited 34 players for the tryout, ...

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Nothing formal yet, but De Jesus already feels pressure of coaching PH women's volleyball team

MANILA, Philippines – Even as he has yet to sign a contract with the Larong Volleyball sa Pilipinas, Inc. (LVPI), celebrated mentor Ramil de Jesus is already feeling the pressure that comes with coaching the national women’s volleyball team. De ...

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Volleyball: Nothing final on men’s national team post, coach Oliver Almadro says

MANILA, Philippines—Ateneo de Manila University mentor Oliver Almadro has not been formally appointed as head coach of the Philippine men’s national volleyball team. Almadro told ABS-CBN News on Friday that he has met with officials of the Larong Volleyball sa ...

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FIBA Under-16: Despite Kai’s presence, PH coach says team height remains issue

A 7-foot-1 center is an asset any basketball team would welcome, but what concerns head coach Mike Oliver the most is how his other players will stack up against the naturally tall opposition. Oliver and the Philippine national juniors basketball ...

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PH ice hockey team to compete in Challenge Cup of Asia

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine ice hockey team hopes to make the country proud when it competes in the 2018 Challenge Cup of Asia next week.  The Philippines will host the Challenge Cup of Asia on April 3-8, with all ...

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Richard Gomez pushing for inclusion of PH women’s volleyball team in Asian Games

Richard Gomez, the country’s delegation head to the Asian Games in Indonesia this year, wants to see the national women’s volleyball team play in the Asian Games. To Gomez’s left is Philippine Sports Commission chairman Butch Ramirez, who vowed to ...

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UnionBank chief shares key leadership traits to drive team to success

MANILA – UnionBank president and chief executive officer Edwin Bautista believes the key to success is building a great team.  Bautista steers the Aboitiz-led bank along with his competent team instead of doing everything his way. “I realized that if ...

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