BVR on Tour: Creamline teams top group stage
MANILA, Philippines—Creamline 1’s Sisi Rondina and Bernadeth Pons topped group B with perfect 3-0 card in the Beach Volleyball on Tour first leg in Sta.Ana, Cagayan.
Rondina and Pons made light work of Black Mamba Army 1’s Nene Bautista and Jennie Delos Reyes 21-14, 21-9 to cap off their preliminaries campaign.
Creamline 2’s Dij Rodriguez and Dzi Gervacio also went unbeaten as they took pole position in Pool C following their straight sets win over Biogenic’s Roma Doromal and Heather Guino-o, 21-9, 21-13.
Good Health-CDO’s Babylove Barbon and Gen Eslapor scored a 21-13, 21-13 win over Toyota Tuguegarao’s Nicole Tiamzon and Jho Maraguinot to top Pool A at 2-0.
TM’s Mer Jauculan and Hannah Cabansay posted a 2-1 slate in Pool B after a tough 21-17, 22-20 win over Sta. Lucia 1’s Jackie Estoquia and DM Demontaño.
Sta. Lucia 2’s Bang Pineda and Chay Troncoso took a nail-biting 21-12, 18-21, 15-11 win over Eastern Perlas Spikers’ Mich Morente and Jules Samonte to tie their opponents at 1-1 in Pool A.
Delimondo’s MJ Ebro and Bianca Lizares overcame a narrow opening set loss to beat Black Mamba Army 2’s Jem Gutierrez and Audrey Paran, 20-22, 21-13, 15-9, to enter the win column in Pool C.
Doromal and Guino-o later rebounded from their morning session loss to Rodriguez and Gervacio with a 21-7, 21-14 sweep of Ebro and Lizares to improve to 2-1.
PLDT’s Ella Viray and Iza Viray topped the Black Mamba Army 2, 21-13, 21-12, to post their first win after two straight losses.