Top student netters vie in PPS Actifit National Open
(The Philippine Star) - September 13, 2019 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines – Patricia Velez and Melanie Dizon and Jeremiah Macias III and Elvin Geluz gear up for a three-weekend duel in the PPS-PEPP Actifit National Students Open, which gets going today at the KCDA Actifit Sports Center in Valenzuela City.

Velez, playing out of UP, and Ateneo’s Dizon head the 64-player draw in the ladies division while Macias of Perpetual Help and Lyceum’s Geluz banner the men’s side of the inaugural all-students tournament presented by MCF Global and backed by Kap. Eli Demafelis.

Spicing up the women’s cast are Bliss Bayking of NU, La Salle’s Mikaela Vicencio, Carmen So, also of Ateneo, UP’s Nica Alanis, Patricia Lim of UST and Tracy Llamas of Ateneo while joining the hunt in the men’s singles are Lyceum’s Stefano Gurria, Dave Mosqueda of UST, Jude Ceniza of NU, Ateneo’s Gabriel Tiamson and Colegio Agustin’s Jose Antonio Tria.

Other titles to be disputed in the event sponsored by Palawan Pawnshop-Palawan Express Pera Padala are the men’s and ladies doubles.


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