National Team Social Media Round-up

We look at the latest happenings and whereabouts of the players included in the Philippine women’s national team training pool based on their social media posts

KYK’s entry signals rebirth of NT

The Koreans called their best player, Kim Yeon-koung, to finish the first set against the Philippines. Are the Filipinos are now being taken seriously?

Will KYK face the Nationals?

Korean volleyball superstar, Kim Yeon-koung saw limited action in the Asian Seniors. Will she get fielded against the Nationals?

Setback makes Nationals stronger

The national women’s team was clobbered by Kazakhstan in straight set. But it’s not yet the end; there’s still a sliver of hope behind that sorry setback.

No stars in National Team

On paper, the Philippine women’s team appears to be a collection of the country’s brightest stars. But for Mika Reyes, they haven’t achieved anything yet.

PHL Volleyball’s Dirty Dozen

Finally, the 12-woman team that will compete in the Asian Senior Women’s Championship and SEA Games has been released. Can this Dirty Dozen spearhead the country’s return to glory?

National Team trains hard in silence

Nothing has been heard from the national pool since it was assembled last month – they are staying away from the bright lights of the media & training hard.

Can Magnificent 7 keep its sparkle?

After putting up a gallant stand in the FIVB WCWC, the Magnificent 7 wants another shot at the international stage but can they be successful?

The legend of Leila

Twelve years ago, a Brazilian bombshell revolutionized Philippine volleyball using her megawatt smile and powerful game

Alyssa Valdez is volleyball player from the Philippines. She plays as an Outside Hitter for club & country. Her height is 1.75m and sh was born on the 29 June 1993.

Alyssa is a national hero in the Philippines and is one of the most popular volleyball players in the world. She has huge Twitter & Instagram fan bases.

She was recruited by UST Lady Tigresses to their high school team but switched to Ateneo Lady Eagles in college. There she won multiple UAAP titles and individual awards.

Alyssa is rumoured to be one of the best paid players in the Philippines with a lucrative contact from Creamline Coolsmashers.

Through her relationship with Pinoy basketballer Kiefer Ravena she has become even more popular. The couple are widely considered Filipino royalty.