TICKETS for the much-anticipated match between Ateneo Lady Eagles and Banko Perlas at the Philippine Science High School-Western Visayas covered gym on Aug. 25, 2018 are now available.
Game organizer Ruding Villaruz said the event will feature veteran volleybelles from both teams.
The exhibition game is part of the teams’ preparations for the upcoming University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 8.
“Those who want to avail the VIP ticket, they can buy it for P1,000 while the General Admission ticket is for P300. I’m sure Ilonggo fans will really enjoy the match as they will witness their idols hitting the court,” Villaruz added.
Meanwhile, Bea De leon will lead the Lady Eagles with strong support from veterans Kat Tolentino, Maddie Madayag, Ponggay Gaston, setter Deanna Wong and Ilongga Dani Ravena. They will be mentored by their new coach Oliver Almandro.
Banko Perlas superstar Nicole Tiamzon promised to make a resounding return in the court.
“This is for all Ilonggo volleyball enthusiasts. Last year natalo kami sa Ateneo, this time we will bounce back stronger and win this game,” she added.
Aside from the exhibition game, Almandro and the Lady Eagles will hold a volleyball clinic on Aug. 25. The morning clinic will also scout and identify Ilongga prospects.
Tickets are available at the Office of Sports and Youth Development located at 5th floor of Iloilo City Hall, West Visayas State University Sports and Athletics Department, and Army and Navy Store located at the Iloilo Central Market. You can also contact the following numbers for more details: 09152398458 and 09267227021.
The Daily Guardian is the official print media partner of Ateneo-Banko Perlas game.