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UST wins BVR Manila Leg


The duo of Cherry Ann Rondina and Babylove Barbon beat the duo of Dzi Gervacio and Bea Tan, 21-18, 21-19 in the 2018 Beach Volleyball Republic Manila Leg at the Sands by the Bay in Pasay City Sunday.

Rondina and Barbon represented the University of Santo Tomas and will represent the España-based squad in the upcoming UAAP Season 81.

Gervacio and Tan represented Perlas Spikers. They are also co-founders of the BVR, together with fellow Atenean Charo Soriano.

In the men’s division, Krung Arbasto and Jaron Requinton defeated UAAP defending champions Bryan Bagunas and James Natividad, 21-19, 21-14, to claim the gold medal.

Perpetual’s Jayjay Solamillo and Gilber Balmores clinched bronze in the men’s division while Smart Gretchel Soltones and Alyssa Eroa placed third in the women’s division.