18 June 2020 3:38. Volleyball. Alyssa Valdez is a volleyball player on the Philippines' celebrity A-list. Sparkling careers in high-school and college beach and indoor volleyball led to international recognition, professional contracts in three different countries, and a regular place on the national team as an outside hitter.
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Vangie de Jesus, one of the country’s volleyball icons, passed away Saturday due to cardiac arrest. She was 68. A former national team captain, de Jesus was a three-time Southeast Asian Games gold medalist and member of the PH team that competed in the 1982 Asian Games in New Delhi, India. Photo from the Philippine Sports Commission’s Facebook page.
The Philippine Amateur Volleyball Association (PAVA) was founded by the Playground and Recreation Bureau (PRB) of the Philippines on July 4, 1961. It was later renamed as the Philippine Volleyball Federation (PVF).  The Philippine Volleyball Federation is the only national governing body of volleyball in the Philippines.
Philippines Women’s National Volleyball Team. The Philippine national team was a regional powerhouse in Southeast Asia having won gold medals at the 1977, 1979, 1981, 1985, 1987 and 1993 editions of the Southeast Asian Games.The Philippines also participated at its first and only FIVB Volleyball World Championship in 1974.
Volleyball. The history of volleyball in the Philippines refers to the history of volleyball in the Philippines as a recreation and as a sport. Philippine volleyball history began in 1910 when the Philippines was a United States territory (1898–1946). The Filipinos have made significant contributions to volleyball in its evolution as a ...
Photo: Asian Volleyball Confederation / Eddy Phongphakthana Rebisco-Philippines got itself on the win column following a 25-14, 22-25, 25-18, 21-25, 15-11 victory over Sri Lanka's CEB Sports Club to end its campaign in the Asian Men's Club Volleyball Championship on...
by. Jul 14, 2010. Athletics, basketball, billiards, bowling, boxing, chess, and swimming are some of the sports that gave the Philippines international fame. SPOT.ph lists 10 athletes who blazed trails and brought great pride to our country. Inside the ring, the soft-spoken Manny Pacquiao turns into a lean mean fighting machine.
Brazilian coach Jorge Edson Souza de Brito has been appointed by the FIVB to handle the Philippine women's volleyball team. Photo courtesy of Souza de Brito on Facebook. MANILA, Philippines -- The new head coach of the Philippine women's volleyball team is no stranger to the country. Jorge Edson Souza de Brito, who was assigned by the FIVB to work with the national women's team this week, learned about the Philippines through one of Brazil's volleyball icons -- Leila Barros.
Top 5 Most Popular Volleyball Players in the Philippines. 1. ALYSSA VALDEZ. Alyssa Caymo Valdez is a Filipino volleyball player who currently plays for Creamline Cool Smashers. She was a member of the collegiate varsity volleyball team of Ateneo de Manila University in both indoor and beach volleyball. She is a current member of Philippines ...