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Team PH sweeps Team Sparkle in PSL Super Cup to stay unbeaten

Nov 07, 2019 - 10:15 PM

Ces Molina displays her might as Team Philippines ties Team Japan atop the four-team tournament

BACK-TO-BACK. Team Philippines romps its way to its second straight win. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Baron captures MVP as F2 Logistics rules PSL

Oct 18, 2019 - 3:45 PM

Majoy Baron clinches the MVP and Best Middle Blocker plums, capping off a stellar month that also saw her make a mark in the ASEAN Grand Prix

BACK-TO-BACK. Majoy Baron and F2 Logistics defend their throne in the Invitational Conference. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Petron, F2 Logistics renew rivalry for PSL crown

Oct 16, 2019 - 8:30 PM

Adding another chapter to their storied showdown, Petron and F2 Logistics clash in the finals for a record seventh time

THRILLER. Dawn Macandili and the Cargo Movers dive into another thrilling title duel against Petron. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rapple

F2 sweeps Cignal, claims 2019 PSL All-Filipino title

Aug 27, 2019 - 10:10 PM

2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference MVP Kalei Mau powers F2 Logistics back to the championship

MVP PERFORMANCE. Kalei Mau shines as the 2019 PSL All Filipino Conference Most Valuable Player. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

F2 Logistics a win away from PSL title; Petron picks up bronze

Aug 24, 2019 - 11:15 PM

The Cargo Movers outlast the Cignal HD Spikers in Game 1 of the PSL All-Filipino Conference championship

TWIN TOWERS. Kim Dy and Majoy Baron fortify F2 Logistics' net defense. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Cignal dethrones Petron, sets title match vs F2 Logistics

Aug 22, 2019 - 11:45 PM

The HD Spikers lean on veterans Rachel Ann Daquis and Jovelyn Gonzaga to advance to the PSL Finals for the first time in two years

VETERAN SMARTS. Cignal star Rachel Ann Daquis shows off her prowess yet again in the do-or-die semifinal match. Photo from PSL

F2 Logistics back in PSL finals after trouncing Foton

Aug 20, 2019 - 10:45 PM

The Cargo Movers make sure to avoid semifinal complications by disposing of the Tornadoes in 4 sets

MAIDEN. Kalei Mau reaches her first PSL finals. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Foton turns back Sta. Lucia for 4th straight win

Jul 16, 2019 - 10:45 PM

The Tornadoes storm back from two sets down to deal the Lady Realtors their seventh consecutive defeat

DOWNWARD SPIRAL. Ruby de Leon and Sta. Lucia continue to struggle in the PSL. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


PSL: Petron snaps Generika-Ayala's streak for solo 2nd place

Jul 09, 2019 - 10:46 PM

Petron and Foton get off to stunning wins in the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference

ON TRACK. The Petron Blaze Spikers are still on the path to their title defense. File photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron, Foton sweep separate PSL foes

Jul 06, 2019 - 11:14 PM

The Blaze Spikers bank on a returning star to roll to a 4-1 record as the Tornadoes also climb to 3-3

IN CONTROL. The Petron Blaze Spikers stay on top of their game. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: F2 Logistics continues winning streak over Sta. Lucia

Jul 04, 2019 - 11:15 PM

The F2 Logistics stays perfect in the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference

ON TOP. F2 Logistics strengthens its bid for the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference crown. Photo from release

PSL: F2 Logistics powers past Cignal

Jul 02, 2019 - 9:36 PM

F2 Logistics and Generika-Ayala continue their winning streaks in Cadiz City

PERFECT. F2 Logistics continue its bid for the 2019 PSL All-Filipino Conference crown. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron outlasts Cignal in PSL thriller; Foton downs PLDT

Jun 30, 2019 - 12:45 AM

The Blaze Spikers rebound from their first loss with a five-set escape over the HD Spikers

GRITTY WIN. The Petron Blaze Spikers get back on the winning track after surviving Cignal’s huge challenge. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Kalei Mau proves worth in F2 Logistics' win over Petron

Jun 28, 2019 - 11:39 AM

Kalei Mau becomes a game changer in F2 Logistics' rivalry match against Petron

X-FACTOR. Kalei Mau's presence is vital to F2 Logistics' overall game. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron, Cignal, PLDT dispose of foes in PSL

Jun 25, 2019 - 11:39 PM

Petron remains unbeaten, Cignal comes out triumphant in first game, while PLDT goes on a winning streak

STRUGGLING. The Marinerang Pilipina Skippers remain winless in the Philippine Superliga. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


F2 stays unbeaten; PLDT nails first win in PSL

Jun 22, 2019 - 8:25 PM

Ara Galang, Kalei Mau and Aby Maraño take charge as F2 Logistics stay on top at 3-0

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Petron snatches first win over Marinerang Pilipina

Jun 20, 2019 - 10:49 PM

Petron shows no mercy in its bid for a 3-peat Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference title

HOT START. Petron blazes off to a dominant All-Filipino Conference title defense. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Kalei Mau feels 'at home' with F2 Logistics

Jun 19, 2019 - 4:14 PM

'I’m blessed to be able to land this team,' says the Filipino-Hawaiian volleyball standout

PERFECT MATCH. Kalei Mau successfully develops chemistry with the rest of the F2 Logistics team. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Kalei Mau powers F2 to 2nd win

Jun 18, 2019 - 10:40 PM

Kalei Mau delivers despite the dominant La Salle connection in her club

OFFENSIVE FORCE. Kalei Mau scores 17 points fo F2 Logistics. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: F2 overpowers Generika in All-Filipino conference opener

Jun 15, 2019 - 4:23 PM

Even without its newest addition Kalei Mau, F2 gets off to rousing start in the 2019 PSL All-Filipino conference

ROUSING START. F2 Logistics aim to clinch the 2019 PSL All-Filipino conference crown. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Petron sets sights on All-Filipino title run

May 07, 2019 - 7:21 PM

After ruling the Grand Prix, the Blaze Spikers aim for another championship romp

CHAMPS AGAIN. Petron successfully defends its PSL Grand Prix crown after outlasting F2 Logistics in the finals. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron completes PSL back-to-back title romp

May 04, 2019 - 11:45 PM

The Blaze Spikers outlast F2 Logistics in the do-or-die finale

BACK ON TOP. The Petron Blaze Spikers celebrate another dominant run. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron rallies past F2 Logistics, forces do-or-die Game 3

May 02, 2019 - 11:45 PM

The Blaze Spikers stay alive behind imports Katherine Bell and Stephanie Niemer

BOUNCE BACK. Mika Reyes (center) and the Petron Blaze Spikers shake off their stunning Game 1 loss. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Cargo Movers snap Blaze Spikers’ win streak, take Game 1

May 01, 2019 - 11:15 AM

F2 Logistics halts Petron’s 17-game winning run in the championship opener to move within a win of the PSL crown

STUNNER. F2 Logistics pulls off a Game 1 upset over the erstwhile unbeaten Petron. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron wins 16th straight to inch closer to PSL finals

Apr 24, 2019 - 7:55 PM

The Blaze Spikers buck off a rare set loss to remain unbeaten in the Grand Prix

POWERHOUSE. Stephanie Niemer and Petron prove too much for Cignal. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Santiago, Foton stun F2 Logistics in PSL quarterfinals

Apr 08, 2019 - 7:06 PM

The No. 7 Tornadoes shock the No. 2 Cargo Movers to force a do-or-die quarterfinals match

ONE MORE. Dawn Macandili and the F2 Logistics Cargo Movers fail to dispatch the Foton Tornadoes. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Petron sweeps United VC to end PSL prelims perfect

Apr 02, 2019 - 7:11 AM

The Blaze Spikers enter the quarterfinals as the No. 1 team with a spotless 14-0 record

QUICK WORK. Shannen Palec and United VC prove no match for powerhouse Petron in the PSL. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Petron, Foton remain on top of PSL All-Filipino conference

Nov 20, 2018 - 10:29 PM

The Petron Blaze Spikers sweep Sta. Lucia while the Foton Tornadoes overpower Cocolife

UPPER HAND. Foton's Carmina Aganon's shot cruises through the Cocolife blockade of Arianee Angustia and Shang Berte. Photo from release

Petron, Generika-Ayala sustain hot streaks

Nov 17, 2018 - 8:15 PM

The Blaze Spikers and the Lifesavers clobber separate opponents in straight sets in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference

ATTACK. Generika-Ayala star Patty Orendain gets one to sail past the defensive wall of Smart’s Joyce Sta. Rita and Jasmine Nabor. Photo from PSL

PSL: Smart, Generika-Ayala pull off contrasting wins

Nov 15, 2018 - 8:19 PM

Smart outlasts Cocolife in a five-set thriller as Generika-Ayala whips Sta. Lucia in straight sets

THRILLER. Cocolife’s Shang Berte goes for a kill over Smart’s Joyce Sta. Rita and Jasmine Nabor in the five-set thriller won by the Giga Hitters. Photo from PSL

Generika-Ayala stuns powerhouse F2 Logistics

Nov 13, 2018 - 8:15 PM

Patty Orendain stars as the Lifesavers notch their first victory in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference

ATTACK. F2 Logistics' Aby Maraño fires one past Generika's Fiola Ceballos. Photo from PSL

SuperLiga: UP, FEU avoid upset ax

Nov 10, 2018 - 7:17 PM

The Lady Maroons and the Lady Tamaraws overcome the tough challenge of two provincial teams in the Philippine SuperLiga Collegiate Grand Slam

TEAM EFFORT. The UP Lady Maroons lean on a balanced attack to score their second win. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: F2 Logistics, Foton sustain hot start

Nov 08, 2018 - 10:26 PM

The Cargo Movers and the Tornadoes turn back separate foes to cruise to their second straight victory

SOLID DEFENSE. Foton’s Shaya Adorador and Maika Ortiz put up a defensive wall against Cignal’s Mylene Paat. Photo from PSL

F2 Logistics sweeps Petron, bags PSL crown

Jul 28, 2018 - 10:00 PM

The Cargo Movers lean on MVP Ara Galang and Aby Maraño to capture their 3rd volleyball title

BACK ON TOP. F2 Logistics rebounds from last conference's heartbreak. Photo from PSL

Petron ousts Smart to book PSL finals return

Jul 21, 2018 - 7:24 PM

Sisi Rondina and Aiza Maizo-Pontillas take charge as the Blaze Spikers march into the title round for a 5th time

PSL prepares for legal battle vs former president, treasurer

Jul 20, 2018 - 11:26 AM

(UPDATED) Former PSL president Tats Suzara and director of finance Donaldo Caringal are accused of misusing the volleyball organization's funds

BRIGHTER DAYS AHEAD. The PSL is cleansing its company of corruption for the league's brighter future. Photo from press release

UP, Foton to face off in battle for 7th place

Jul 17, 2018 - 7:39 PM

Both teams will clash in the consolation match on Thursday, July 19

FIRST WIN. The UP-UIA Lady Maroons flashed their best form in the tournament to take their first win. Photo from press release

PH team dominates Smart for 3rd PSL win

Jul 12, 2018 - 10:15 PM

Despite the Nationals' victory, coach Shaq Delos Santos says there's still a need to get the team in sync

UNITED. The Philippine women's volleyball team manages to pull through despite a depleted roster. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

PH national women's volleyball team earns 2nd win at the expense of Cignal

Jul 10, 2018 - 5:05 PM

The national team only had 8 players in the lineup against the HD Spikers

SECOND WIN. MJ Philipps and Mika Reyes come up for a block against Rachel Ann Daquis. Photo from press release

Maika Ortiz replaces Rhea Dimaculangan in Asian Games reserve list

Jul 07, 2018 - 5:40 PM

Dimaculangan wants to take a break from juggling her club and national volleyball team duties

TRADING PLACES. Maika Ortiz (left) gets the call up as Rhea Dimaculangan begs off from the Asian Games squad. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

PH team dominates Cocolife in PSL debut

Jul 07, 2018 - 3:48 PM

The Philippine women’s volleyball team makes a statement in its first tuneup game for the 2018 Asian Games

FULL CONTROL. The Philippine women's volleyball teams puts on a dominant show in the PSL. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Beau Bolick inspires Maraño juggling act

Jul 06, 2018 - 5:22 PM

The Philippine women’s volleyball team captain hopes to do the same as basketball standout Bolick, who balances his time between two teams

POWER COUPLE. Aby Maraño and Robert Bolick both see action for Philippine teams.

F2 trounces Generika in straight sets after Thailand stint

Jul 06, 2018 - 12:45 AM

F2 Logistics looks to build on a recent stint in a Thailand tournament where the team finished in the top 4

SOARING. F2 Logistics’ Majoy Baron goes for a kill over Generika-Ayala’s Patty Orendain. Photo from PSL

Daquis delivers as Cignal picks up second PSL win

Jun 28, 2018 - 7:38 PM

The volleyball veteran powers the unbeaten HD Spikers past her former team

HITTING HIGH. Cignal's Mylene Paat goes for a kill over the outstretched arms of Smart-Army's  Nene Bautista and Mary Jean Pabayo. Photo from PSL

Defending champ Cignal routs Cherrylume in opening game

Jun 26, 2018 - 10:26 PM

The collegiate team remains winless in the 2018 PSL Invitational

TITLE DEFENSE. The Cignal HD Spikers begin their title defense in the 2018 PSL Invitational. Photo from Philippine Superliga

Generika survives Foton's threat in 5-set thriller

Jun 26, 2018 - 9:04 PM

The Foton Tornadoes tumble to their second straight loss

COMEBACK. Generika powers through the deciding set after gaining momentum from the 4th set. Photo from Philippine Superliga

Smart clinches first franchise win, sweeps Sta. Lucia

Jun 25, 2018 - 11:06 PM

Sta. Lucia misses the services of Jho Maraguinot, Chinchin Basas and Rica Rivera

INAUGURAL WIN. After a winless 2018 Grand Prix stint, the Giga Hitters pull of an upset for their first win ever. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler

Cocolife kicks off PSL campaign with win over Cherrylume

Jun 25, 2018 - 7:44 PM

Gyra Barroga fires 17 points, built on 12 attacks and 4 blocks, for the Asset Managers

VICTORY. Justine Tiu and Cocolife open their PSL Invitational Cup campaign on the right foot. Photo from PSL


F2 Logistics drubs Foton in straight sets

Jun 23, 2018 - 11:14 PM

The Cargo Movers spoil the Foton debut of former Ateneo volleyball standout Bea de Leon

WINNING WAYS. The F2 Logistics Carrgo Movers flash their experience to clinch an opening-day victory. Photo from PSL

Generika holds off UP in PSL opener

Jun 23, 2018 - 8:37 PM

The Lifesavers give the debuting Lady Maroons a baptism of fire

CHALLENGE. Generika-Ayala’s Patty Orendain tries to get one past the defensive wall of UP duo Aishelaine Gannaban and Arielle Estranero. Photo from PSL