Will the queen Tigress step up?

first_img2 ‘bookies’ bet collectors held in Quezon Taal Volcano continues to emit steam, ash from weak explosions View comments Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Beggar dead in Quezon hit-and-run incident LATEST STORIES MOST READ Chism eager to work with Guiao once more China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases, 2 in Beijing Taal Volcano evacuees warned against going home Palace: Crisis over ABC-CBN franchise unlikely Prince Harry: ‘No other option’ but to cut royal ties But whether UE will have enough depth to deal with a streaking UST side remains to be seen.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town That new-found dynamic will be put to the test Saturday when UST battles University of the East at Smart Araneta Coliseum.The drama is expected to get its share of the spotlight from Ateneo, which hopes to bolster its league-leading record against skidding University of the Philippines in the main match.Ateneo closed out its first round on a high, using exciting rallies in each of the first two sets to thwart defending champion and fierce rival La Salle.The Lady Eagles are suddenly heavy favorites over the Lady Maroons, who lost their footing after a 4-0 start.The Lady Warriors, who finally nailed a victory after beating Adamson in the first round, will rely on do-it-all spiker Shaya Adorador when it faces the Tigresses, hoping for a victory that pulls them farther out of the bottom.ADVERTISEMENT Panelo: Duterte only wants to emulate strong political will of Marcos No one among Pam Lastimosa, Cherry Rondina, EJ Laure and Ria Meneses wanted to take the lead, Reyes discovered.“Contrary to the idea that everybody is fighting for leadership, in our case, nobody wanted to be the leader,” Reyes told the Inquirer. “Nobody wanted to step up.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC returnLately, Reyes said, the Tigresses realized “that they need to rally behind every one of them.” But he still needs someone to step up from his leader-by-committee group.He pointed out the emergence of second-stringer setter Alina Bicar as the linchpin for the Tigresses’ three-game winning streak, saying “she is really stepping up for [starting setter] Alexine Cabanos and for the rest of the team.” UST Golden Tigresses. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netNow it can be told: University of Santo Tomas had been encountering leadership crisis during its rough start in the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament this season.UST coach Kungfu Reyes bared this much last Friday, saying his wards had a different understanding when it comes to leading the team: Instead of one player from its talented bunch stepping up to the plate, everyone was waiting for that leader to rise on her own.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

Pregnant woman on $100,000 bail for embezzlement

first_imgA pregnant woman found herself before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Friday to answer to a charge of embezzlement.Latoya LovellLatoya Lovell, 29, of Georgetown, denied the allegation brought against her. Magistrate Leron Daly read the charge which alleged that between June 9 and September 16, 2017 in Georgetown, Lovell fraudulently embezzled $2.3 million taken into possession by her in the name of Stephen Electrical Agency.The facts of the matter were not read to the court. However, the Attorney for the accused asked that bail be granted due to the fact that the defendant is seven months pregnant.Police Prosecutor Harris objected to this based on the amount of money embezzled.However, bail was granted to the accused in the sum of $100,000 and Lovell is expected to return to court on November 10 for reports.last_img read more