PLDT collides with Cagayan Valley in battle of unbeaten teams in V-League
Sue Roces and the Ultra-fast hitters are looking to score their fourth win in as many matches. Dante Peralta

LEAGUE-leading PLDT battles Cagayan Valley in a battle of unbeaten teams on Sunday in the Shakey’s V-League Season 12 Open Conference at The Arena in San Juan.

The match starts at 12:45 p.m. followed by the showdown between Philippine Army and Meralco at 2:45 p.m.  

PLDT is alone on top with a 3-0 win-loss record, while Cagayan Valley and Meralco share second spot at 2-0.

Ultra Fast Lady Hitters are coming off an easy straight-sets win over the Philippine Coast Guard five days ago, while also won its previous match in three although that was 10 days ago.

PLDT’s triple-threat of team captain Sue Roces, UAAP star Alyssa Valdez of Ateneo and 6-foot-4 Jaja Santiago goes up against the veteran Cagayan crew led by Angeli Tabaquero, Janine Marciano, Wenneth Eulalio, Aiza Maizo-Pontillas.

Meanwhile, Meralco is gunning for a third win in a row, while Army seeks to start a winning run.

The Power Spikers are unbeaten in two matches and the squad led by Aby Marano, Cha Cruz, Stephanie Mercado and Maica Morada are coming off a three-set win over Baguio a week ago.

Army are back on track, downing Philippine Navy after a straight-sets loss to PLDT.

Rachel Anne Daquis, Mary Jean Balse, Nene Bautista, veteran setter Tina Salak, guest players Dindin Santiago and Mina Aganon with recruit Honey Royse Tubino are expected to take charge again for the Lady Troopers.

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