Ilongga volleybelles get Mayor’s citation
Two Ilongga athletes received the Mayor’s Citation for their exemplary accomplishments in beach volleyball.
Jovelyn Gonzaga and Fiola Mae Ceballos, of Central Philippine University, won the 16th Nestea Beach 2 on 2 National Women’s Inter-Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship held April 18-20 at the Crystal Sand Beach Resort in Boracay, Aklan.
They defeated the duo from University of Sto. Tomas-Manila in the finals.But the road to the championship was tough.
In the elimination round, they had to win over De La Salle University-Dasmariñas, Adamson University-Manila and Southwestern University-Cebu.
In the semis, they faced-off with De La Salle University-Taft.
With the win, Gonzaga and Ceballos are already the holder of “three-peat” grand slam championship, having dominated also the 14th and 15th edition of Nestea Beach Volleyball.
The partners received a cash prize of P100,000.