FILIPINA baller Vanessa de Jesus was quick to announce her arrival in the US NCAA after steering Duke University to its first win of the season on Thursday morning (Manila time). As the sole freshman in the team, De Jesus opened her ...
Nov 26, 2020
WITH the Gilas Pilipinas Women's Team's twin golds in the 30th Southeast Asian Games last year, and this year's establishment of the Women's National Basketball League (WNBL), the women's hoops scene in ...
Nov 25, 2020
GILAS Women's top player Jack Animam never finds it difficult to break the ice. Good thing, too, that her colleagues and coaches in her new Taiwan home responded in kind. "When I met my teammates, I felt the warmth agad, ...
Nov 19, 2020
JACK Animam's journey isn't just her own. It's for every little girl out there dreaming to take on a field dominated by men.Before the COVID-19 pandemic broke out, Philippine women's basketball was finally on the ...
Aug 3, 2020
BITTERSWEET was the feeling for Jack Animam when National University completed the six-peat in UAAP Season 82.Happy was the 21-year-old that the Lady Bulldogs rewrote history, but it crushed her that she couldn't be there on ...
Dec 6, 2019
RECENTLY hailed UAAP Season 82 women's basketball champion, National University's Kelli Hayes, who is also part of the Gilas Pilipinas women's lineup for the 30th Southeast Asian Games, has an obvious love for the sport.And for someone who ...
Nov 25, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas Womens exited the 2019 Fiba Olympic Pre-Qualifying Tournament winless, losing to China, 127-49, on Sunday at The Trusts Arena in Auckland, New Zealand.The Chinese started off the game 8-0 and kept the Filipinas scoreless in the ...
Nov 17, 2019
GILAS Women's team failed to progress in the 2019 Fiba Women's Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament as it suffered a 114-75 defeat to Korea on Saturday at The Trusts Arena in Auckland, New Zealand.Janine Pontejos buried a ...
Nov 16, 2019
JACK Animam is just two victories away from accomplishing her goal of going undefeated in her collegiate career."Yun yung goal ko sa sarili ko even before ako pumasok sa UAAP. Gusto ko na sa limang taon na maglaro ako dito, mag- ...
Nov 4, 2019
YOUTH was served when the women's 3x3 basketball pool for the upcoming 2019 Southeast Asian Games was formed.Camille Clarin and Angel Surada, fixtures in the Philippine team which competed in the 2019 Fiba 3x3 Under-18 World Cup back ...
Oct 11, 2019
THE Gilas Pilipinas Women's team may have had a hard time in the 2019 Fiba Women's Asia Cup in Bangalore, India, but for coach Pat Aquino, the Philippine staying in the Division A of the continental tilt is ...
Oct 3, 2019
DAUNTING as the task may be, Gilas Pilipinas Women vowed to do everything in its power to keep the Philippines in Division A.That's the assurance Jack Animam gave before the Filipinas opened their campaign in the 2019 Fiba Women&# ...
Sep 24, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas Womens may have lost Clare Castro for the 2019 Fiba Women's Asia Cup, but it still has able bodies up front.And for Jack Animam, as tough as the situation is, the Filipinas have no other recourse than ...
Sep 15, 2019
CLARE Castro clarified that academics is the biggest reason for her decision to forego the chance of playing for the Gilas Pilipinas Womens in the 2019 Fiba Women's Asia Cup later this month.The 6-foot-4 center shed light ...
Sep 14, 2019
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