Alyssa Valdez and Jaja Santiago team up as star-studded PLDT begins title bid in V-League Open
Ateneo skipper Alyssa Valdez and National U star Jaja Santiago lead a talent-loaded PLDT squad in the Open Conference. Jerome Ascano

ALYSSA Valdez and Jaja Santiago play together in the V-League for the first time when the Open Conference of Season 12 gets going on Easter Sunday at the Arena in San Juan.

Star-Studded PLDT Home Ultera opens its campaign against Baguio in the 4:45 p.m. match, with Valdez and Santiago seeing action with Denden Lazaro, Suzanne Roces, Gretchel Soltones, Amanda Villanueva, and Charo Soriano under coach Roger Gorayeb.

Fourbees-Perpetual Help takes on Cagayan Valley in the conference opener at 12:45 p.m. followed by the match between Philippine Coast Guard and Philippine Navy at 2:45 p.m.

Meralco and Army will debut on Tuesday against separate opponents. The Aby Marano-led Meralco takes on Navy at 2 p.m. while Army battles Fourbees-Perpetual Help at 4 p.m.

Matches are scheduled Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

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