MANILA, Philippines —As a substitute of letting the stress of filling in for Angel Cayuna get to her, Cignal setter Ayel Estranero chooses to make many of the possibilities to assist her staff within the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) Invitational Convention.
With reigning greatest setter Cayuna skipping Saturday’s recreation to relaxation in response to to move coach Shaq Delos Santos, Estranero proved her value in pacing the HD Spikers’ balanced assault to keep unbeaten in three video games with a 5-23, 25-16, 25-18 victory over the winless Chery Tiggo Crossovers at San Juan Enviornment.
“I’m very grateful for the belief and assist from my coaches and teammates. It could have been powerful for me to play the best way I performed at this time as a result of I’m gaining my power and confidence from their belief,” stated Estranero, who dished out 12 glorious units.
The College of the Philippines standout loved organising the performs for resilient spikers Ces Molina, who as soon as once more confirmed the best way with 16 factors, Rachel Anne Daquis, and Angeli Araneta in addition to center blockers Rose Doria and Ria Meneses.
“It’s a privilege (to set the performs for them). As a result of not everybody will get an opportunity to have them as teammates. Taking part in with them hits me otherwise, no matter set I make, even I make errors, they may do their greatest (to hit the ball),” Estranero stated in Filipino.
Delos Santos was happy with Estranero’s efficiency, serving to the staff to only a win away from securing a slot within the subsequent spherical, the place the highest 4 squads will play towards visitor groups from Japan and Taipei in one other round-robin.
“I’m pleased with her. Ayel made the many of the alternative given to her. Figuring out her, she is at all times able to ship. Earlier than the sport, I already defined her function for this recreation,” stated the Cignal coach in Filipino.
Delos Santos didn’t disclose the explanation behind resting Cayuna. However Cignal’s beginning setter’s availability on Thursday towards unbeaten Creamline continues to be up within the air.
Estranero is able to step up once more, even going up towards ace setter Jia Morado and the star-studded Cool Smashers.
“The stress is at all times there. As an athlete, you’re feeling that even in coaching. However as coach stated, we are going to simply deal with our course of. We’re not trying forward into the sport on Thursday,” she stated. “We’ll return in coaching to handle our lapses. Our aim is simply to maintain on enhancing as a staff, together with our chemistry and efficiency.”
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