Soriano comes up big for Valdez-less Creamline, humbles Power Smashers

first_imgLIVE: Sinulog 2020 Grand Parade Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netSkipper Alyssa Valdez may be out but Creamline still played with cool composure and dropped the Power Smashers in straight sets, 25-22, 25-21, 25-22, in the Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Centre.The Cool Smashers earned their first three-set win in the conference and improved to a league-leading 5-0 card that gave them a semifinals bye while the Power Smashers are at 1-4.ADVERTISEMENT Jia Morado orchestrated Creamline’s offense as she registered 62 excellent sets, a gargantuan figure compared to the Power Smashers’ Vira Guillema who made just 25.Jovelyn Prado led the Power Smashers with 15 points while Regine Arocha added 10.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Missile-capable frigate BRP Jose Rizal inches closer to entering PH Navy’s fleet Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyer Malacañang open to creating Taal Commission View comments IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation LATEST STORIEScenter_img MOST READ End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite ‘Greek Freak’ Antetokounmpo invades Manila The Power Smashers were leading 22-20 in the third set, and was poised to hold on to their little bubble, but Pau Soriano showed the savvy and scored Creamline’s final five points.Creamline assistant coach Oliver Almadro admitted they had to adjust to Valdez’ absence with the 24-year-old joining the national team in Japan for training camp.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’“This is the first time without Alyssa so at the start you start to look for your firepower but along the way the team saw that they have to work,” said Almadro. “Everybody delivered and we really showed our depth today.”Soriano and Rosemarie Vargas led the Cool Smashers with 15 points apiece while Coleen Bravo, who came off the bench in the first set, added 13. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcanolast_img read more

Sarri – Chelsea cant catch City

first_imgDespite Chelsea’s unbeaten start to the Premier League, manager Maurizio Sarri believes it’s impossible for the club to catch up with Manchester City this season.Sarri has recorded only one defeat in a competitive game since taking over from Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge, and that was at the Community Shield when Pep’s side won the game 2-0 convincingly at the Wembley in August.Chelsea have however played 18 matches since then and are still unbeaten in all competitions, but are four points adrift champions Manchester City.“No. For me they are stronger than us,” Sarri told Sky Sports when he was asked if he thinks Chelsea can catch City.“We have to work very hard just to try to recover the gap, but at the moment the gap is still there.norwich city, manchester city, premier leagueReport: City are stunned by Norwich George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Manchester City was stunned by Norwich City in todays Premier League clash.Much has been made in recent days of the potential impact of Aymeric…“We have to do it. We can recover, but I don’t think in the first season we will be able to recover 30 points (distance Chelsea finished behind City last season).“In the Premier League, there is a team above the others. This team is Manchester City.“Then there is a very good team – Liverpool. For sure Liverpool will be in the first four positions.“Then there are four or five teams who will have to fight for the Champions League positions. Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, (Manchester) United.”last_img read more

Plane crashes east of Jamul Casino pilot moderately Injured

first_imgPlane crashes east of Jamul Casino, pilot moderately Injured Posted: August 15, 2019 KUSI Newsroom, August 15, 2019 #JamulIC [final] The aircraft is a single engine private plane. The pilot is being transported via ground ambulance with moderate injuries pic.twitter.com/RyEcgmkyv7— CAL FIRE/SAN DIEGO COUNTY FIRE (@CALFIRESANDIEGO) August 15, 2019center_img Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter JAMUL (KUSI) – A pilot suffered moderate injuries Thursday when he crashed a single-engine plane in an area east of state Route 94 in Jamul, authorities said.It was reported shortly after 10 a.m. east of the Jamul Casino, located along state Route 94, according to a California Highway Patrol incident log.The aircraft ended up on a hillside and was not blocking the roadway, according to the incident log.Firefighters responded to the scene and contacted the pilot, who was then taken to a hospital for treatment of moderate injuries, Cal Fire Capt. Issac Sanchez said.The pilot was the only person aboard the single-engine private plane, Sanchez said.The circumstances leading up to the crash were under investigation. KUSI Newsroom last_img read more

Harry McCracken to Launch Technologizer

first_imgIDG’s PC World has been recognized with more than 60 awards since McCracken took the post of vice president and editor-in-chief in March 2004. Some of those honors include numerous Jesse H. Neal editorial awards and FOLIO:’s annual Eddie awards. He also received ABM’s 2008 Timothy White award for upholding editorial standards and integrity. McCracken was also named to the 2008 FOLIO: 40 as one of the “industry influencers.” Federated also recently announced a partnership with Ziff Davis Enterprises developer Shed. About a month after resigning from his post as editor of IDG’s PC World magazine, Harry McCracken has announced his new venture: technology news site Technologizer. The site, which will feature general news and analysis, will be launched later this summer in partnership with Federated Media, which also handles advertising for sites and blogs like TechCrunch, GigaOm and Dooce. “I’m thrilled to be working with [Federated Media], and the partnership will help me launch Technologizer with a bang,” McCracken wrote in an e-mail to FOLIO:. last_img read more