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.

Oct 2019
OTHER SPORTS 11:55am, Oct 13, 2019
Filipinos celebrate Carlos Yulo's 'stunning and riveting' golden performance

MANILA, Philippines – Another great day to be a Filipino. Just days after securing a slot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, 19-year-old Carlos Edriel Yulo made history by winning a gold medal in the ...

Sep 2019
UAAP 02:56pm, Sep 08, 2019
LOOK: Cute chibi GIFs show you how to cheer for your favorite UAAP teams

MANILA, Philippines – If you are following Rappler Sports' Twitter account, then you might have already seen these cute UAAP chibi mascots we launched for the much-hyped UAAP Season ...

Jun 2019
NBA 06:31pm, Jun 14, 2019
'We the champs:' Twitter users go wild after Raptors' historic NBA title

MANILA, Philippines – From kings in the north to new kings of basketball, history has been made. After 6 games and one instant classic finals series, the Toronto Raptors dethroned the Golden State ...

May 2019
UAAP 06:30pm, May 18, 2019
#LiveTheDreamAteneo trends worldwide as Ateneo captures UAAP volleyball crown

MANILA, Philippines – The UAAP women's volleyball crown is finally back in Katipunan. Over 21,000 fans trooped to the game venue but thousands more were heard loud and proud on social media after ...

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 ...