Valdez, Creamline yet to solve Bali Pure puzzle

first_imgEvery 18 seconds someone is diagnosed with HIV LATEST STORIES Bualee is the PVL’s most decorated import with her achievements dating back to when the league was still named the Shakey’s V-League.Included in Bualee’s resume are six Best Scorers, two conference MVPs, and one Finals MVP.Valdez added they have to find a way to finish matches stronger after dropping the third set against the Water Defenders in quick fashion.“It’s really frustrating, you get the first set, you almost win the second set then your energy and confidence, as a team, just plummets come the third set,” said Valdez, who had 12 points in the loss. “This is a learning experience for the team and I hope we can change the mindset come the second game.”ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Bali Pure edges Creamline in Game 1 of PVL semis MOST READ Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netCreamline skipper Alyssa Valdez said Saturday that their miserable record against Bali Pure has certainly affected the entire team, and with the Cool Smashers battling for a spot in the finals the ace hitter added they better change their mindset.“Definitely the record is affecting the team,” said Valdez after losing for a third straight time to the Water Defenders, dropping a 22-25, 25-23, 25-14, 25-21 in the semifinals of the Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.ADVERTISEMENT Palace: Duterte to hear out security execs on alleged China control of NGCP BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’center_img BSP survey: PH banks see bright horizon amid dark global recession clouds Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Games View comments BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Pagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR Valdez and company are 0-3 against the Water Defenders dating back to the elimination round.Bali Pure’s first win came off a four-setter, 26-24, 17-25, 25-23, 28-26, back in May 16 when Valdez carried the Cool Smashers with 27 points.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutCreamline again lost for a second time a week later, 20-25, 25-23, 19-25, 25-18, 15-7, but Valdez played sparingly and she finished with just two points.“We’re really working hard to perform well and give a good fight, and we failed to give our opponents that,” said Valdez. “Bali Pure is a veteran team with Jeng [Bualee] and Grethcel [Soltones] have played in commercial leagues and international competitions.” Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Gameslast_img read more

Records from 1996 World Cup

first_imgRecords from 1996 World CupGary Kirsten’s 188* against the UAE is the highest score in a World Cup match. He scored that during the 1996 World CupSri Lanka hold the record for the highest total in the World Cup – 398/5 against Kenya in 1996.Anil Kumble was the highest wicket-taker in the 1996 tournament with 15 scalps.Mark Waugh was the first batsman to score consecutive tons during a World Cup. He did that against Kenya and India 1996.The first semi-final between Sri Lanka and India saw the Lankans winning the match by Default – a first. Chasing 252 for victory, India were 120 for 8 at the Eden Gardens when the spectators went violent and started throwing fruits and bottles on the field. The match was stopped and Sri Lanka adjudged the winners.last_img

WHARTON HONORED BY BRIAR CLIFF

first_imgA former President of Briar Cliff University was honored Thursday by having the main academic hub for the University’s undergraduate programs named in her honor.Bev Wharton was the longest tenured president of Briar Cliff, serving for fifteen years:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/BEV.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……….to Briar Cliff. ;12Wharton was instrumental in completing the eleven million dollar, three story expansion to Heelan Hall in 2014, adding modern components to the building constructed in the 1930’s:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/BEV2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC………for our students. :14Wharton says those students and the campus will always remain dear to her:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/BEV3.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……….for the world. ;23The modern classroom section will now forever be known as the Beverly A. Wharton Learning Center at Briar Cliff.last_img read more

Multiple Sclerosis doc headlines Calgary Film Fest 2017

first_imgAdvertisement Advertisement Twitter According to the MS Society of Canada, MS is currently classified as an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system (brain, spinal cord). The disease attacks myelin, the protective covering of the nerves, causing inflammation and often damaging the myelin. This can nerve impulses or permanent nerve damage. Emmy-winning music composer Jef Beal (right) tells filmmaker Matt Embry (left) about his battle with multiple sclerosis and his experience with a controversial surgical treatment in Living Proof. Facebook Login/Register With:center_img READ MORE Personal stories are at the heart of this year’s featured documentaries at the Calgary International Film Festival this year. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisement Announced on Wednesday, 18 documentaries will screened at this year’s festival, including Living Proof, in which Calgary director Matt Embry dives into the medical ecosystem around multiple sclerosis – from the billion dollar pharmaceutical industry to alternative solutions.last_img read more