By Kristel Satumbaga
BanKo-Perlas and Motolite toppled their rivals on Sunday in the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference at The Arena in San Juan City.
The Perlas Spikers thumped the Chef’s Classics Lady Red Spikers, 25-19, 25-21, 25-16, while the Power Builders crushed the BaliPure Water Defenders, 25-9, 25-20, 25-19.
Kathy Bersola spearheaded BanKo-Perlas with 14 points built on 13 hits and one block even as Nicole Tiamzon chipped in 12 points in two sets including nine from kills.
The Perlas Spikers outplayed the Lady Red Spikers in attacks, 49-28, to improve to 3-2 for solo third behind unbeaten teams Creamline and Pacifictown Army.
Motolite, meanwhile, snared its second win in three games behind the efforts of Myla Pablo, who finished with 12 points. Tots Carlos and Isa Molde combined for 16 points.
The Power Builders took advantage of the Water Defenders’ sloppy plays, earning 31 points off the latter’s errors.
Chef’s Classics dropped to its fourth straight loss while BaliPure fell to 1-3.