Sisi Rondina of the Choco Mucho Flying Titans was crowned as the star of stars in the Premier Volleyball League 2nd All-Filipino Conference.
The 5-foot-6 spiker from Cebu was hailed as the Most Valuable Player of the Conference on Saturday evening, December 16, at the SMART Araneta Coliseum.
Rondina, in only her second conference in the country’s only professional women’s volleyball league, emerged as the top scorer for the top four teams that advanced to the semifinals, totaling 236 points after the second round.
The former University of Santo Tomas stalwart ranked third as the most efficient spiker at 36.98%, ninth as the best server with 0.20 per set, sixth as the best digger with 2.33 digs per set, and second as the best receiver at 38.67% efficiency, leading Choco Mucho to a second-place finish.
In the All-Premier Team is fellow Flying Titan Thang Ponce, who won the Best Libero award.
Ponce was the best digger in the league with an average of 4.76 digs per set while tying for fourth in reception at 30 percent.
Creamline, on the other hand, boasts three players in the All-Premier Team: Jema Galanza (Best Outside Spiker), Michele Gumabao (Best Opposite Spiker), and Jeanette Panaga (Best Middle Blocker).
This is Galanza’s fourth best outside spiker citation, Gumabao’s third as the best opposite, and Panaga’s fifth as the best middle.
Chery Tiggo’s Eya Laure was the other Best Outside Spiker, while Cignal’s Ria Meneses earned the title of Best Middle.
Meneses secured her third-ever Best Middle Blocker title.
Completing the all-PVL team was Gel Cayuna, who clinched her third Best Setter award after ranking third in setting with an average of 4.57 excellent sets per set while placing 23rd in scoring with 63 points.