Champion coach Pamilar passes away

ABS-CBN Sports on Jan 12, 2019 02:55 PM
Champion coach Pamilar passes away
We offer our prayers and utmost condolences to the family of multi-titled volleyball coach Nes Pamilar who passed away Saturday morning.

Multi-titled volleyball coach Nes Pamilar passed away Saturday morning.

He was 52.

Pamilar died of heart failure. He underwent a bypass operation November 2017 and returned to coaching after recovering.

The amiable mentor steered Far Eastern University to its last UAAP women’s volleyball title back in Season 70 then led by ace spiker Rachel Ann Daquis. Pamilar also helped improve the volleyball program of Letran in the NCAA.

He was the head coach of De La Salle University men’s team two years ago. Pamilar was the current head coach of San Beda University's men's team and called the shots for the Red Spikers last Tuesday in a five-set loss to San Sebastian College.

He also handled various club teams including the successful Cagayan Valley Lady Rising Suns that ruled the defunct Shakey’s V-League twice and the Cagayan Friendship Games. He was the coach of Tacloban in the Premier Volleyball League.

Details of his wake and internment are yet to be announced.

He was survived by his wife and four children.


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