Alyssa Valdez is taking her talents all over the Philippines
Paul Lintag on Jul 23, 2016 11:18 AM
Volleyball never stops for Alyssa Valdez as she's taking her skills camp all over the country.
Volleyball never truly stops for Alyssa Valdez.
After her stint with Bali Pure in the Shakey's V-League Open Conference and leading the Ateneo Lady Eagles to another bronze in the Asian University Games, the volleyball Phenom is back at it again.
The three-time UAAP MVP and two-time champion is set to open her AV Skills Camp 2 which will travel nationwide starting next month.
Valdez will hold camps in Manila, Cebu, Davao, and Iloilo throughout August.
"I'm very excited to do it again," Valdez said.
"I'm looking forward to bonding with my fellow coaches while also sharing our knowledge of the sport," the former Queen Eagle added.
The AV Skills Camp 2 will kick off in Manila on August 6-7 at Badminton City.
Valdez then goes to Soutwestern University the following weekend before travellingto Ateneo De Davao on August 20-21.
The final stop is at Ateneo de Iloilo on August 27-28.
The team of Valdez, which includes Denden Lazaro, Jem Ferrer, Ella de Jesus, Jaja Santiago, Gretchel Soltones, Therese Gaston, Johnvic de Guzman, Jorelle Singh, and tje returning Maddie Madayag will also play exhibition games.
The first will be against their local counterparts in Cebu on August 14 and then against Iloilo on August 27.
"Through tbis camp, we hope to get more young people into Volleyball," Alyssa said.
Prior to the AV Skills Camp, a tournament featuring players aged 13-19 will also be held in Manila in hopes of finding "the next Alyssa Valdez."
UP Lady Maroons head coach Jerry Yee will serve as commissioner.
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