Cherry Rondina, streaking Tigresses coping with Milena Alessandrini’s absence

first_imgEugenie Bouchard’s bid for Australian Open spot ends in qualifying Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines—University of Santo Tomas has risen to the upper echelon six games into its campaign in the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament and its captain Cherry Rondina intends to keep the Golden Tigresses’ progress going.The Tigresses climbed the ladder on Saturday at Filoil Flying V Centre when they brushed off National University, 26-24, 25-17, 23-25, 25-17, to tie defending champion De La Salle in the third spot with 4-2 records.ADVERTISEMENT View comments Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title Japeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for Ginebra Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award LATEST STORIES Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Mid-range game good enough for June Mar Fajardo, says Yeng Guiao Tom Brady most dominant player in AFC championship history Being third is a good position to be in but Rondina believes UST is better than that and she’s out to prove that the Golden Tigresses are among the league’s top teams.“I’m always positive and I always think to myself that we’re on top,” said Rondina in Filipino. “So what we have to do now is just talk to each other and continue what we’re doing. We just have to avoid the simple errors that we could have converted into a good action.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissSPORTSCoronation night?SPORTSThirdy Ravena gets‍‍‍ offers from Asia, Australian ball clubsUST had a rough start this season after splitting its first four games and losing star spiker and reigning Rookie of the Year Milena Alessandrini to a knee injury.But instead of crumbling amid adversity, the Golden Tigresses used Alessandrini’s absence as motivation and went on to notch their first string of successive wins this season. Rondina, who had 16 points, said that with Alessandrini gone the rest of the team has to step up while also making a stand that the remaining players can fill in that void.“We’re staying on our goal and even though Milena’s gone we’re still here,” said Rondina. “We’re here to fill in the gap she left and we all trained in the same system so there’s no problem on that part.” Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title MOST READ Rogue cops marked as Gamboa’s targets in his appointment as PNP chief Read Next Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. last_img read more

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