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.

Dec 2018
PH SPORTS 07:02pm, Dec 26, 2018
10 striking sports moments on social media in 2018

MANILA, Philippines – It has been another year of roller coaster ride of emotions for Philippine sports. In 2018, we've seen a wide variety of sporting news and events – both locally and in the ...

Nov 2018
UAAP 03:36pm, Nov 30, 2018
LOOK: Long lines at SM Tickets outlets for blockbuster UAAP Finals 2018

MANILA, Philippines – Soldout. Game on. We are all in for a huge crowd as thousands lined up to score tickets for Game 1 of the UAAP Season 81 Finals between the defending champion Ateneo de Manila ...

UAAP 07:54pm, Nov 28, 2018
'Exempted no more:' Twitter explodes as U.P. reaches 2018 UAAP Finals

MANILA, Philippines – UP's magical run this season is still not over. After 32 years, the UP Fighting Maroons returns to the Finals of the UAAP after an epic sweep of the Adamson Soaring Falcons in ...

UAAP 06:38pm, Nov 17, 2018
School spirit overflows as UAAP Cheerdance 2018 dominates Twitter

MANILA, Philippines – Comeback is real for the National University. After finishing 5th last year, the NU Pep Squad reclaimed the throne to snatch the UAAP Season 81 Cheerdance title on Saturday, ...

UAAP 05:48pm, Nov 16, 2018
WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance 2018 teaser videos and cheer tutorials

MANILA, Philippines – It's cheerdance time of the year once again! Get ready to show your school spirit as 8 teams clash in the UAAP Season 81 Cheerdance Competition on Saturday, November 17, at the ...

#16Strong: UP fans loud and proud on Twitter after historic UAAP win

MANILA, Philippines – Nowhere to go but up! The longest active Final Four drought in the UAAP is finally broken. After 21 dreadful years, the University of the Philippines (UP) Fighting Maroons ...

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 ...