MANILA, Philippines — Newcomers Aby Maraño and Ara Galang conspired with Mylene Paat to steer Chery Tiggo to an honest bronze medal end within the Philippine Nationwide Volleyball Federation (PNVF) Champions League after sweeping School of Saint Benilde, 25-20, 25-13, 25-13, on Saturday at Rizal Memorial Coliseum.
Licking the injuries of their straight-set loss to Petro Gazz within the semifinal lower than 24 hours in the past, Paat led the Crossovers with 11 factors together with three blocks to beat the Woman Blazers in simply 75 minutes.
Galang ended her first event with Chery Tiggo with 10 factors a bronze, whereas Maraño additionally scored 10 after catching fireplace within the third set, nailing 4 of their six straight factors for a 15-8 unfold and by no means appeared again to get the win.
“We’re completely satisfied as a result of we’re capable of shield the highest three. It was an important begin with Ara and Aby to expertise this event,” Chery Tiggo coach KungFu Reyes stated in Filipino. “ This can assist us in our PVL marketing campaign as a result of we’re nonetheless adjusting by way of our system and chemistry in addition to our assaults and protection with Ara and Aby.”
Eya Laure and Pauline Gaston chipped in six factors every, whereas Joyme Cagande completed her PNVF stint as Chery Tiggo’s lone setter.
Reyes lauded the management of Maraño, who was tapped because the group captain after selecting the Crossovers as her new residence after F2 Logistics’ disbandment.
“She’s an icon for the gamers. She’s born to be a frontrunner and she or he’s been embracing her function, making life simpler for her teammates in doing their respective roles,” stated the Chery Tiggo coach after successful 4 of their six matches within the week-long event.
St. Benilde positioned fourth as nobody scored in double figures with Gayle Pascual main the way in which with seven factors.
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