Kaye Cabal


Kaye Cabal is a night owl and a Social Media Producer for Rappler. Her interest and dedication for social media grew deeper with her love and passion for sports and Philippine basketball.

She was already live posting play-by-play updates on her personal Facebook account back in 2009 before she decided to create a Facebook and Twitter account for her favorite PBA team, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel.

She is a BS Development Communication graduate of the University of the Philippines Los Banos, a member of the Philippine League of Development Communication Students, an honorary member of the U.P. GURO: Mathematics and Science Teaching Society, and a former Chief Anchor of the UP Community Broadcasters’ Society, Inc.

Aug 2018
ASIAN GAMES 02:44pm, Aug 27, 2018
Grateful netizens wish to see Clarkson play for Gilas again

MANILA, Philippines – A familiar heartache for Filipino basketball fans. The Philippine men’s basketball team once again fell into the hands of Korea as the powerhouse squad ended the country's ...

SOCIAL MEDIA 01:30pm, Aug 21, 2018
Philippine eagle shines as netizens redesign 2019 SEA Games logo

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – They weren't pleased with what they saw, and they did something about it. The proposed logo for the Philippine hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games has been the ...

PBA 10:28pm, Aug 08, 2018
Twitter erupts as Barangay Ginebra reigns supreme

MANILA, Philippines – The crown is back with the Kings. Over 20,000 basketball fans were cheering at the Mall of Asia Arena but social media users who were not able to score tickets to the game were ...

Jul 2018
GILAS PILIPINAS 10:34pm, Jul 02, 2018
Disgraceful, embarrassing: Netizens dismayed with Gilas-Australia brawl

MANILA, Philippines – From ballgame to a fistfight real quick. Just when everyone thought it would be a regular international basketball game between the Philippines and Australia, things suddenly ...

Jun 2018
SOCIAL MEDIA 10:35pm, Jun 15, 2018
Netizens ask PCOO: Who is 'Rogelio' Golez? Is he from 'Norwegia'?

MANILA, Philippines – Yesterday, it's Norwegia. Today, Rogelio. Netizens on Friday, June 15, caught another mistake by the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) – a day after the ...

May 2018
PHILIPPINES 10:34pm, May 25, 2018
Women can’t stand threats? Netizens tell Duterte to ‘go back to the last century’

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte is once again under fire for his demeaning remarks against women. In a speech on Thursday, May 24, Duterte said that he believes in the "competence ...

MOVEPH 12:00pm, May 03, 2018
WATCH: Campus journalists on why press freedom matters

MANILA, Philippines – How can campus journalists participate in defending press freedom? For World Press Freedom Day on Thursday, May 3, several campus journalists from different universities in ...

Apr 2018
PALARONG PAMBANSA 04:43pm, Apr 16, 2018
High jump record-holder Cherry Mae Banatao seeks redemption in Palarong Pambansa 2018

MANILA, Philippines – Cherry Mae Banatao is back in the Palarong Pambansa stage with two goals in mind – to win back the gold medal and to break her standing record in high jump. Seventeen-year-old ...

PALARONG PAMBANSA 12:09pm, Apr 14, 2018
Davao archer Franceska Gacal targets multiple golds in her first Palaro stint

MANILA, Philippines – Davao's prized archer Franceska Gacal is determined to go all out in her first-ever Palarong Pambansa tourney. During the Davao Regional Athletic Association (DAVRAA) Meet held ...

PALARONG PAMBANSA 12:31pm, Apr 06, 2018
Palaro record-breaker Sylvian Abunda aims for back-to-back gold in javelin

MANILA, Philippines – Sylvian Faith "Bebex" Abunda is the lone representative of Northern Mindanao in the athletics throwing events of the 2018 Palarong Pambansa. Abunda, a Grade 11 student at ...