Wednesday, November 27, 2013

UAAP Season 76: Ateneo Lady Spikers And Blue Spikers Lineup

Here's the lineup of the Ateneo de Manila Lady Spikers in UAAP Season 76:
Amy Ahomiro
Ella de Jesus
Tasha Faustino
Kim Gequillana
Ana Gopico
Denden Lazaro
Julia Morado
Michelle Morente
Ayel Patnongon
Mae Tajima
Bea Tan
Gizelle Tan
Marge Tejada
Alyssa Valdez

Head Coach
Anusorn "Tai" Bundit

Assistant Coaches
Parley Tupaz
Timmy Sto. Tomas
Charo Soriano
And here are the Season 76 Ateneo Blue Spikers:
Jeriel Apelar
Karl Baysa
Jeb Bello
Marck Espejo
Neil Flores
Ricci Gonzales
Rex Intal
Ysay Marasigan
Mark Morga
JP Pareja
Ish Polvorosa
Karlo Santos
Xavier Senoren
Josh Villanueva

Head Coach
Oliver Almadro

Assistant Coaches
Timmy Sto. Tomas

[Hat tip to ABS-CBN Sports on Twitter]

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Fastbreak 2 Is A Go

"Fastbreak 2," the charity event organized by GMA News reporter Mav Gonzales and Ateneo Blue Eagle Kiefer Ravena for the benefit of Yolanda victims, is a go!

The event will start at 12 p.m. on Saturday, 30 November 2013 at the Blue Eagle Gym of the Ateneo De Manila University in Loyola Heights, Quezon City. As of this writing, on the program are a Mass followed by an exhibition basketball game featuring UAAP, NCAA, and Gilas cadet players, as well as celebrities and entertainers from local showbiz.

Tickets are now on sale for 500, 200 and 100 pesos at Titan Katipunan (located at 3rd Floor, Regis Center, Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City) and Ally's All Day Breakfast Place (located at No. 50 Malingap Street, Sikatuna Village, Quezon City). They will also be sold at the venue beginning 11 a.m. on game day. For further information, go to the Fastbreak 2 Facebook page.

Friday, November 22, 2013


[Screen grab from Yahoo! on 22 November 2013]

Um, someone done messed up.

Saturday, November 16, 2013

A Useful Thing To Know

By now relief goods are pouring in Visayas in the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan, with a significant portion of those relief items coming in being canned goods. But what if those cans don't have easy-open lids and the people don't have can openers available?

Well, some helpful Filipinos have verified that the Crazy Russian Hacker method works:

They've even made a neat graphic (with Filipino and Waray translations to boot) that can be printed and disseminated:

Monday, November 11, 2013

Hat Tip

[Screen cap from Kiefer Ravena on Instagram]
[Screen cap from Kiefer Ravena on Instagram]

Call me a homer for the Ateneo Blue Eagles, but this is one dude who uses his fame for good. And this country needs a lot of good after Typhoon Yolanda.