Rivero, others mourn the passing of Lariba
Many athletes paid their tribute to Olympian Ian Lariba after the latter passed away Sunday night after long battle with leukemia.
Athletes played in the NCAA and the UAAP expressed their grief on Twitter.
😭😭😭 ate yanyan 🙏🏻
— Ricci Rivero (@_ricciiirivero) September 2, 2018
Yanyan. 😭💔🙏Your brave soul deserves a rest in God's love. RIP. You've touched many lives with pure inspiration. 😭😭😭
— Carmela Tunay (@carmelaloo08) September 2, 2018
Prayers for Ate Yanyan please 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
— Gyra Barroga (@gyrabarroga) September 2, 2018
My heart 💔 will treasure the memories we shared Yan for sure. ♥️🤗 Inspirasyon ka ng maraming atletang Filipino, sobrang palaban mo. https://t.co/8uifIwnbkF
— Abigail P. Maraño (@Abymarano) September 3, 2018
Gone too soon. We lost a treasure. Fought til’ the end. Had a lot of potential and wouldnt be surprised if she brought home a gold medal together with other femal athletes. 🙏🏽😪 https://t.co/ayrk86Kokw
— Kiefer Ravena (@kieferravena) September 2, 2018
— Jeron Teng (@jeronteng) September 3, 2018
On behalf of Fastbreak, I would like to extend our condolonces to the bereaved family of Ian Lariba.