Petron rips Foton for finals slot | Inquirer Sports

Petron rips Foton for finals slot

04:02 AM October 16, 2019

MALOLOS CITY—Packing firepower the enemy didn’t come close to handling, Petron on Tuesday made quick work of Foton, 25-17, 25-14, 25-16, to barge into the title match of the Philippine Superliga Invitational Conference at Malolos Sports and Convention Center here.

Sisi Rondina typified the Blaze Spikers’ dominant stand, scoring 17 points as Petron got it done in just 79 minutes.

ADVERTISEMENT

Frances Molina and Chloe Cortez were also instrumental, chipping in 12 and 10 points, respectively, to keep the Blaze Spikers unbeaten in seven matches, including a sweep of the eliminations.

With the win, Petron will be facing the survivor of F2 Logistics-Cignal match going on at press time. The championship will also be a one-game affair, set Thursday at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City.

FEATURED STORIES

Foton, on the other hand, will take on the loser of the other semifinal battle in a one-game bronze medal match also on Thursday.

“It feels so good to be back in the Finals,” said Petron coach Shaq Delos Santos, who stressed that the Invitationals crown is the only jewel missing in their collection.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Philippine Superliga Invitational Conference, Volleyball
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.