LOOK: Gumabao, Rondina shine bright as PBA D-League muses
Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Feb 14, 2019 03:18 PM
(Photos courtesy of PBA D-League)
The biggest PBA D-League yet deserved the brightest season opening yet.
The eight-year-old league did nothing but deliver as beauty queens and volleybelles alike graced the ceremonies on Thursday in Pasig’s Ynares Arena.
Ms. Globe 2018 and Creamline middle blocker Michele Gumabao paraded with Marinerong Pilipino.
Alongside her was another beauty queen in 2018 Miss Supranational Jehza Mae Huelar.
Carrying the banner of Cignal-Ateneo de Manila University were HD Spikers star Rachel Anne Daquis together with their new reinforcements in Erica Wilson and Anastasiya Gurbanova.
Current collegiate volleybelle Sisi Rondina fronted the contingent for her alma mater University of Sto. Tomas.
Also present in the opening ceremonies were actress and model Daiana Menezes for Go for Gold-College of St. Benilde
Ms. Grand International 2016 Nicole Cordoves for AMA
And National University Lady Bulldog Christiana Dimaunahan for SMDC-NU.
Other muses include Jan Arielle Santos (Batangas-Emilio Aguinaldo College), Sheila Marie Britania (Centro Escolar University), Zenneth Perolino (Chadao-Far Eastern University), Wane Veluz (Che’Lu), Stephanie Sablan (Diliman-Gerry’s Grill), Angela Barclay (Family Mart-Enderun), Eunice Diane Santiago (The Masterpiece-Trinity),
Trisha Nime (McDavid), Tamara Caballero (Metropac-San Beda), Allain Alquiros (Perpetual), Carizza Anne Ramos (Petron-Colegio de San Juan de Letran), Leighla Martina Ampo and Mary Joyce Canam (Valencia-San Sebastian College Recoletos), Janine Rivera (St. Clare-Virtual Reality), and Dan Medina (Wangs).
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