Junior v’ball finals starts
When the dust of the bruising battles settles, one team will emerge the winner with the trophy over its head and own the coveted spot among revered champions.
The last two remaining teams in each division look to be the one doing it as Game 1 of the best-of-three finals of the F2 Logistics Cesafi secondary volleyball tournament gets underway this afternoon at the University of San Carlos (USC) Main Gym.
In the boys division, last year’s losing finalist, the USC Baby Warriors, hope to go a step better and end a fouryear title drought against the inspired Southwestern University (SWU)-Phinma spikers who have caught everyone’s fancy being the only undefeated team this season with a clean 6-0 (win-loss) record.
The USC–SWU-Phinma championship series starts at 3 p.m.
Meanwhile, in girls play, the University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) and the SWU-Phinma Baby Cobras also start their own finals duel at 4 p.m.
Meanwhile, the University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJR) and the University of Cebu (UC) look to salvage their respective seasons as they battle for third place in girls play, while the 2016 champions USPF eyes to end their season on a high note as they take on UC for the bronze medal in the boys division. USJ-R and USPF battle for last semis spot In the men’s play, defending champions USJ-R and USPF gun for the last semis spot against separate opponents to CEBU DAILY NEWS Marathon in Canada. She erased her previous 12k record of 1:18.45 by clocking 1:16.29.
She will return here on the last week of November in time for the 41st Milo Marathon on December 3. “Our main target for this training in Tuscany is the Asian Games next year, and part of it also is the Milo Marathon,” added Tabal.
After the Milo race, Tabal open the weekend.
The Spiking Jaguars aim to keep their title-retention bid alive when they go up against winless UC while USPF needs to win in three or four sets against the Cebu Institute of Technology-University to clinch the last semis spot and deny USJ-R a trip to the Final Four.
Both USPF and USJ-R are currently tied at 2–3 (winloss) cards with the former holding a one-point advantage in the point system.
The USJ-R–UC match is scheduled at 8:30 a.m. to be followed by the USPF vs. CIT-U tussle. will spend the holidays with her family in Cebu City and will fly back to Tuscany on January.
“I am excited and grateful for this opportunity,” Tabal told CEBU DAILY NEWS. “I would like to thank all those who supported me, Motorace Philippines, Mayor Tommy Osmeña, the Cebu City Council, Thirsty and Trunkx Adarna.” Foressa Trails offers. Salomon has been annually holding trail runs since 2010, but it is the first time that it is bringing this special race to Cebu.
This Sunday’s participants will pass through natural pools, rivers, falls, boulders and steep hills which is part of the 27-kilometer trail of Foressa.
Gun start is set at 7 a.m. with exciting prizes awaiting the winning runners of the two distances.
Mary Joy Tabal and her trainer John Philip Dueñas visit the few days after she won the gold medal in Sea Games women’s marathon. office in this file photo, a