De Jesus: I just want those invited to tryouts to show interest

first_img“I understand that they can’t leave, and I just tried if the players can escape for one day and join the tryouts.”De Jesus will meet with his assistants to determine if there’s a need for a third day of tryout.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast There were some, though, who attended Wednesday’s session even though they weren’t included in the invitees.Generika’s Bang Pineda and Cocolife’s Denden Lazaro, who both play the libero position, joined the pool to the satisfaction of De Jesus.“I’m happy because they showed interest even though they weren’t included in the master list,” said De Jesus, whose pool would have the players who will compete in the 2018 Asian Games and the 2018 AVC Asian Women’s Cup.De Jesus, however, understands the absences since the collegiate players are still playing in the UAAP Season 80 women’s volleyball tournament  while the Philippine Super Liga Grand Prix is on going.“It can’t be helped that some players can’t come because the other tournaments are still not finished like the UAAP and the PSL,” said De Jesus, who is also coaching De La Salle, which is looking for a third straight title in the UAAP.ADVERTISEMENT Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Larong Volleyball ng Pilipinas Inc. and De Jesus, who was officially named the coach at the start of the tryouts last week, sent out invitations to 34 players both in the collegiate and professional ranks but the second day of tryout at Arellano gym failed to draw a complete cast.Of the 34 players, only nine showed up for both the two sessions—mostly current or former players of De Jesus’ in La Salle along with University of Santo Tomas’ Cherry Rondina and Sta. Lucia’s MJ Phillips—while 18 attended at least once.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“I just want those in the master list to show interest,” said De Jesus in Filipino. “I’d be happy if they show up because if they don’t that would be a predicament for us, because even though you were invited but you didn’t show up, then that’d be useless.”Ateneo’s Maddie Madayag, Bea De Leon, Jhoana Maraguinot, University of the Philippines’ Isa Molde, National University’s Jasmine Nabor, Far Eastern University’s Bernadeth Pons and Kyle Atienza, and Cignal’s Rachel Anne Daquis didn’t participate in the tryouts. MOST READ National team head coach Ramil de Jesus wants to see more interest from the players who were invited to join the tryout for the women’s volleyball team pool, which wrapped up its second session on Wednesday.ADVERTISEMENT ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’ P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC PH U18 team scores stunner in handball tilt Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio 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 respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding View commentslast_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *