MANILA, Philippines — F2 Logistics coach Regine Diego attributed the Cargo Movers’ epic come-from-behind, five-set win over Choco Mucho on Tuesday to her eagle-eyed employees.
The Cargo Movers remained unbeaten after their 21-25, 25-17, 17-25, 25-21, 18-16 win and inched nearer to reserving a semifinal berth within the 2023 Premier Volleyball League Invitational Convention on the jam-packed Philsports Area.
They had been some extent away from absorbing their first loss in Pool B after Kianna Dy’s assault went out, which was initially referred to as the game-winning level for the Flying Titans.
However Diego’s teaching employees referred to as for a video problem, asking for a internet contact. The assessment confirmed that the blockers of Dy touched the online, resulting in an prolonged fifth set.
Then the F2 Logistics coaches pulled off one other essential problem when Choco Mucho held the match-point anew, 15-14, after Jolina Dela Cruz’s spike went lengthy however the video problem was deemed profitable because the blockers touched the ball.
Mars Alba, Dela Cruz, and Ivy Lacsina drilled the ending touches to finish their comeback and hold the lead in Pool B with a 3-0 file.
“Our teaching employees truly has duties. They’ve their very own job contained in the courtroom whereas I’m teaching. I’m simply that particular person standing up however we’re engaged on it collectively,” mentioned Diego, the primary feminine coach within the nation’s professional volleyball league. “We discuss virtually each rotation. It’s actually a teamwork factor. So, kudos to my teaching employees, you guys are the perfect.”
Diego was additionally grateful to her mentor and former F2 head coach Ramil De Jesus, who watched the sport and helped her gamers to show an incredible reception as Choco Mucho failed to attain a single ace of their thrilling five-set sport.
“Kudos to Coach Ramil, these gamers are used to passing. They sharpened their first ball. All of them are hardworking and gained’t cease getting that first ball,” she mentioned.
The air-conditioning system at Philsports Area slowed down with 7,067 spectators watching the sport however the Cargo Movers had been capable of keep within the sport for 2 hours and 37 minutes.
“That fifth set, kudos to Coach Carlo (Buzzichelli), our conditioning coach and coach Sonny (Montalvo). Coz in the event that they (gamers) will not be well-conditioned sufficient we’re not gonna survive that set,” Diego mentioned.
Regardless of the thrilling win, Diego reminds her workforce that the job isn’t completed as they battle the Petro Gazz Angels (2-1) on Thursday, eyeing to e book the primary semifinal berth of their group.
“It’s good to rejoice as a result of a win is a win and that win was wonderful. However it’s not the tip but. All we have now to do is to remind these ladies that we have now to get well extra. Our subsequent sport is on Thursday so, restoration is every thing – sleep, vitamin, and supplementation. We received coaches for that and they’re doing properly,” she mentioned. “I do know these ladies will not be going to be overconfident, hopefully, for the subsequent sport. We’re simply going to rejoice for a second right here after which transfer on and proceed to work.”
If F2 Logistics books a semis ticket, it’s nonetheless an extended approach to go as it’s going to play one other round-robin in opposition to the highest two of Pool A and Japanese squad Kurashiki Ablaze and Vietnam’s Kinh Bac-Bac Ninh.
F2 Logistics coach Regine Diego, Kianna Dy, and Jolina Dela Cruz after their come-from-behind win over Choco Mucho. #PVL2023
Posted by Inquirer Sports on Tuesday, July 11, 2023
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