Lady Warriors hunt for win no. 4
Mark Escarlote on May 13, 2017 06:20 AM
Pocari Sweat hopes to continue its winning streak in a rematch with the Power Smashers.
Streaking Pocari Sweat hopes to continue its hot run in a rematch with the Power Smashers in the inaugural Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference Saturday at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
After a sluggish start in the tournament, the Lady Warriors are now on a roll after winning three straight games including a 15-25, 25-18, 26-24, 25-19 victory over Creamline last Thursday.
Pocari Sweat parades a 3-2 win-loss record at second to third spot tied with the Power Smashers. BaliPure leads the league with a 3-0 mark.
Aside from bagging a fourth straight win, the Lady Warriors are also motivated to exact revenge on the Power Smashers in their 4:00 p.m. encounter. The match will air via livestream.
Myla Pablo, Jeanette Panaga, Elaine Kasilag and Maricar Nepomuceno are all out for blood to help Pocari Sweat erase an embarrassing 9-25, 22-25, 21-25, loss they absorbed against the Power Smashers in their first meeting two weeks ago.
But the Power Smashers are looking to make a repeat of their rout.
The Power Smashers are also bringing in the battle the momentum of their back-to-back victories.
Jovielyn Prado and Dimdim Pacres combined for 28 points in the Power Smashers 25-23, 25-20, 25-22, win over Philippine Air Force last Thursday.
Meanwhile, Instituto Estetico Manila (1-2) and Philippine Air Force (0-1) clash in the men’s division slated at 10:00 a.m.
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