Jeric Fortuna - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jeric Fortuna


Jeric Fortuna takes break from aviation, ends PBA hiatus

Sep 01, 2018 - 8:33 PM

After leaving basketball to pursue his dream of becoming a pilot, the diminutive guard returns to the PBA after two years

COMEBACK. Jeric Fortuna returns to the PBA after two years. Photo from PBA Images

Fortuna reunites with college coach Jarencio in Globalport-Phoenix trade

Mar 01, 2016 - 4:13 PM

Phoenix the PBA s newest team gets a 2018 second round pick while Jeric Fortuna goes to Globalport

TO GLOBALPORT. Guard Jeric Fortuna is shipped to Globalport and will reunite with former UST coach Pido Jarencio. File Photo from PBA Images

Rosario to TNT, Alas to NLEX, Heruela to SMB headline slew of PBA trades

Aug 25, 2015 - 6:23 PM

The second overall pick Troy Rosario finds his way to Talk N Text in 3 team trade

TRADE-HAPPY. After a no-trade draft day, PBA teams have started to make their moves. (From left to right) Kevin Alas, Troy Rosario and Brian Heruela headline a series of trades Tuesday, August 25. Photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Joe Devance goes wild at PBA All Star weekend

Mar 06, 2015 - 8:19 PM

Purefoods swingman Joe Devance shows why he s the league leader in video bombing and broadcast trolling

Joe Devance takes the opportunity to show off his abs in Palawan

Jeric Fortuna bags PBA Obstacle Challenge title

Mar 06, 2015 - 5:17 PM

San Miguel Beer s Jeric Fortuna finished the final round with a 32 1 second performance to clinch the title in Palawan

San Miguel Beer's Jeric Fortuna, seen during his days with Barako Bull, topped the 2015 PBA Obstacle Challenge. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

The Top Five #UAAP77 Point Guards

Aug 02, 2014 - 2:34 PM

UE s Roi Sumang grabs the most headlines for UAAP point guards but you may be surprised which PGs have the highest player efficiency ratings this season

Roi Sumang is having a solid year with averages of 11.25 ppg and 5.25 apg but he isn't the most efficient player statistically. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

PBA: Alaska weathers Barako Bull's endgame storm

Jun 15, 2014 - 9:15 PM

There are no miracles today said a relieved Alex Compton

Rain or Shine's endgame poise carries them over Barako

May 31, 2014 - 6:23 PM

Rain or Shine s ability to quickly capitalize on a Barako rushed attempt helped them notch their second win in the PBA Governors Cup

Rain or Shine's Arizona Reid (34 points) goes for an uncontested layup against Barako Bull. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA preview: Barako Bull Energy Cola

Nov 14, 2013 - 12:43 PM

Barako Bull came under fire after giving up all their 1st round picks Their decision will be tested on the basketball court

TRIED AND TESTED. Barako Bull traded away its first round draft picks choosing proven talent over potential stars. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Draft Preview: Backcourt tandems

Oct 31, 2013 - 9:03 AM

Two of the better backcourt tandems in recent UAAP history decide to try it out in the PBA

BACKCOURT TANDEMS. Terrence Romeo and RR Garcia spearheaded FEU's UAAP Season 76 campaign while UST's 2 Jerics helped the Tigers to a runner-up finish in UAAP Season 75. Photo by RAPPLER

Jarencio: Even Karim can play point guard

May 11, 2013 - 4:45 PM

UST coach Pido Jarencio says that the team has no problem in the point guard position

NOT A PROBLEM. Jarencio joked that even center Abdul can play the point for them. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Rappler Fastbreak: NLEX rolls over Air21-JRU; Cagayan rises

Feb 12, 2013 - 11:59 PM

Both NLEX and Cagayan Valley easily disposed their opponents to move one step closer to setting up a finals battle in the PBA D League

‘Clutch’ Ravena lifts Ateneo over UST

Nov 29, 2012 - 6:32 PM

Kiefer Ravena ran for a breakaway layup with 8 2 seconds left to help Ateneo de Manila University hack out a close 70 69 triumph over University of Santo Tomas in Game 2 of their Philippine Collegiate Champions League PCCL finals series

Kiefer Ravena, UAAP Season 74's Rookie of the Year.

5 UAAP basketball players we'll miss the most

Oct 24, 2012 - 2:10 PM

For their outstanding influence on their respective teams Rappler recognizes the players who are leaving college basketball that we ll miss watching the most