UAAP 80 Volleyball's Greatest Hits of the elimination round
ABS-CBN Sports on Apr 17, 2018 05:13 PM
When we look back at UAAP season 80 a few years from now, these moments will surely come up.
The UAAP season 80 volleyball tournament elimination round is done, and while fans were treated to one of the most exciting elimination rounds in recent memory, they were also entertained by some of the wackiest celebrations and on-court snippets that make watching the matches all the more fun.
Along with the latest highlights, we also make it our mission to provide those fun and light moments that are probably as important when enjoying the UAAP experience.
Let's take a look at the wackiest and most iconic moments and bloopers from the UAAP volleyball season of the elimination round, in GIF form, of course.
From botched high-fives, epic and controversial celebrations, moments of swag, and just general fun, here are the UAAP volleyball's greatest hits before we head to the semis this weekend.
Here's Dawn Macandili reacting with that signature La Salle swag after reading Fhen Emnas' drop like a book.
Tots Carlos celebrates UP's sweep over Ateneo in style.
Here's Tots Carlos again, along with FEU Lady Tams Celine Domingo and Kyle Negrito showing love for the men's squads.
Judith Abil breaks out that peace sign after doing damage on the opponents' defense.
Sisi Rondina in utter disbelief after breaking through DLSU's vaunted defense.
Here are the UP Lady Maroons, who manages to troll the audiences with a sly and impromptu sample from a viral hit song.
Here's Desiree Cheng, who can't believe her own strength.
Here's an Adamson fan who's REALLY invested to the Lady Falcons. A true fan, indeed.
Kianna Dy showing some love to Dawn Macandili, as she shares the Player Of The Game honors with the hardworking libero.
Kyle Negrito having fun with the television camera, giving Celine Domingo a twirl to make audiences noticee the league's best blocker.
Ali Buitre needs no words in expressing that Diliman swag.
Tots Carlos celebrates accordingly after that season-ending victory.
Meanwhile, Isa Molde shows us she's always ready to accept a POG citation.
Isa Molde, your POG, stepping up in the clutch like: pic.twitter.com/KHgO2uWSm1— ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) April 14, 2018
Kyle Negrito not able to hide her pride and happiness after an emphatic rejection.
Even when she's diving or sliding for the ball, Dawn Macandili always has that smile.
The reigning MVP Majoy Baron belts out a loud roar in DLSU's triumph over Ateneo.
Rare clip of DLSU coach Ramil De Jesus smiling (kind of)
UP Lady Maroons celebrating each small victory
Mylene Paat showing her inner Wakandian
Chiara Permentilla's sweet-faced assasin smile
Adamson restores order, taking Set 2 over UP, 25-14! UAAPSeason80Volleyball pic.twitter.com/EscapyY66p— ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) March 10, 2018
UP Fightin Maroon Paul Desiderio inspires to Lady Maroons to go #AtinTo
Adamson head coach Airess Padda representing all of us after all of those five-set matches
These five-setters got us like pic.twitter.com/G7s1dpahS8— ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) March 10, 2018
Des Cheng keeping the DLSU swag alive and well with her finger-gun celebration
Ateneo Blue Eagles showing unity after another win
Bryan Bagunas breaking out the flex after a dominant outing for National U.
Des Cheng back at it with the celebratory finger pointing! (To her teammate, of course)
Tin Tiamzon and Dawn Macandili showing that good teammates take the fall for each other
Tin Tiamzon with an accurate representation of what Wednesdays are like 😫 pic.twitter.com/1MDbgxIFWy— ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) March 14, 2018
Bea De Leon letting out an intense roar after scoring against their rivals.
Yup, Desiree Cheng once more, this time breaking out the Michael Jordan shrug
Milena Alessandrini completely shuts down Sisi Rondina's high-five attempt. Ouch.
FEU's Czarina Carandang showing a different type of swag that she got from former Lady Tamaraw Rem Palma
Meanwhile, here's UE interim head coach Rod Roque and Adamson men's volleyball mentor Domeng Custodio sharing a warm embrace
Sisi Rondina looking pumped dangerous as she heats up
Just an Adamson Soaring Falcon joking with one of his coaches
Blue Eagles coach Oliver Almadro being his energetic and passionate self
Sisi Rondina once more, bringing out those fighter jet wings
...And basically being an extremely GIF-able character
Speaking of characters, here's Ponggay Gaston being happy happy, as always
...And being more than just a player:
Maddie: We're in the middle of a game, act cool— ABS-CBN Sports (@abscbnsports) March 7, 2018
Here's Bea De Leon being pumped up after her masterful block party
UE Red Warrior Geric Ortega performs a little running man dance after stunning UST in a set
UE Lady Warrior Shaya Adorador is feeling good after scoring a couple of wins
UST's Jayvee Sumagaysay just brushing off his opponents after taking over a set
Here's Judith Abil running and smiling hysterically after taking a set
UE star libero Kath Arado showing her heart by dusting off an injury scare to continue playing
Des Cheng just nonchalantly celebrates a point with her teammates
Judith Abil showing all of us that she's excited for Bb. Pilipinas
Here's FEU head coach George Pascua venting his frustrations
Carly Hernandez fanning herself for dropping all those service aces
Toni Rose Basas showing off some hidden swag with this pretty rad slow-cap celebration
Michelle Cobb's electrifying, albeit infamous celebration after blocking Kat Tolentino
Dawn Macandili's RIDICULOUS football save!
Des Cheng's roar after helping DLSU stay alive vs FEU
Respect from one UAAP-great to another.
What's your favorite "hit" from the season so far?