Creamline Cool Smashers (PVL photo)

PVL: Cool Smashers sink Water Defenders

Alyssa Valdez turned in another superb outing of 18 points while playmaker Jia Morado returned from a bout with stomach flu, produced 14 excellent sets to help her teammates pump in 40 attack points. #PVL

Thai import Kuttika Kaewpin steers Creamline to a Game 1 victory over PetroGazz in their Premier Volleyball League Season 3 Reinforced Conference finals. (Photo by Sports Vision)

PVL: Cool Smashers edge closer to crown

Regaining control with back-to-back romps in the middle sets, the Cool Smashers charged back from big deficits early in the fourth but needed a costly miscue from Cherry Nuñag to complete the come-from-behind victory, actually their 12th straight after sweeping nine games in the elims and two over the PacificTown Army Lady Troopers in the Final Four of the Reinforced Conference. #PVL

Banko-Perlas (PVL photo)

Army, BanKo dispute No. 3

PacificTown Army and BanKo-Perlas collide today (Saturday) for the third spot in the Final Four while Motolite tries to force a playoff for the last semis berth against PetroGazz in the Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan. #PVL

Myla Pablo of Motolite (PVL photo)

PVL: Motolite outlasts B Pure

Local ace Myla Pablo continued to play limited minutes but the rest of the Motolite locals, including Isa Molde, Genn Layug, Joy Soyud, Toni Rose Ponce, Fen Embas, Aie Gannaban and Ariella Estranero, more than made up for the slack as they outhustled their counterparts to help pound out the tough victory. #PVL

Angel Antipuesto of Pocari foils one of Creamline’s Alyssa Valdez’s vaunted attacks in sudden death of their semis duel.

Cool Smashers keep 2nd spot, sink Water Defenders

Alyssa Valdez took over from imports Kuttika Kaewpin and Aleoscar Blanco, blasting in 12 kills and adding four aces for a 16-point performance as the Cool Smashers racked up their fourth straight victory after an opening day stumble to the PetroGazz Angels to close out their first round elims campaign at second. #PVL

Pocari import Arielle Love goes one-on-one against Creamline counterpart Kuttka Kaewpin in one of the highlights of Game One of their best-of-three semifinal series in the PVL Reinforced Conference.

Perlas Spikers, Lady Eagles resume PVL drive

BanKo-Perlas seeks to ride the momentum of its strong third place finish in Vietnam while Ateneo-Motolite hopes to come out strong from a long break as they take on separate rivals today at the resumption of their campaign in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Open Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan.

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Lady Eagles ready to soar again

Ateneo, which skipped the recent Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference to toughen up for the Open, hopes to live up to the promise when the season-ending conference is fired off Saturday at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan.

Cool Smashers: Staying hot for next PVL shot

PVL: Creamline eager for next title shot

The morning after their triumphant campaign in the Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference, the Creamline Cool Smashers are plotting their next move this early, wanting to get into the next line of battle armed to the teeth.