Baron ‘confident’ going into fourth career UAAP finals

first_imgDozens wounded as Iraqi protesters up pressure on government Panelo: Duterte only wants to emulate strong political will of Marcos Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town Canadian military mobilized to help Newfoundland dig out Palace: Crisis over ABC-CBN franchise unlikely On the edge of America, census begins in a tiny Alaska town View comments Presidency bid needs ‘deep reflection’ – Sara Duterte Majoy Baron. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netIn terms of the ratio of playing years to finals appearances, De La Salle middle blocker Mary Joy Baron is a perfect four of four.Baron is entering her fourth straight UAAP women’s volleyball finals after the Lady Spikers took care of University of Santo Tomas, 25-14, 25-20, 24-26, 25-13, Saturday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.ADVERTISEMENT SpaceX launches, destroys rocket in astronaut escape testcenter_img LATEST STORIES MOST READ Reyes, UST exit Final Four with heads held high Ai-Ai delas Alas on Jiro Manio: ‘Sana pinahalagahan niya ang naitulong ko’ And it’s almost natural that Baron, who is the reigning Best Blocker in the league, is on a high for her forthcoming fourth title series.“Personally, I’m confident because we’re also the champions from last year,” said Baron Saturday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. “It’s really a great feeling to defend the crown and the finals is a different landscape because the intensity changes.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC returnBaron, though, has experienced early heartbreak in her first two trips when La Salle lost to Ateneo twice before the Lady Spikers redeemed themselves and won Season 78.And as far as finals preparations go, Baron knows too well how to not let their guard down. 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 Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. “We’ll study and prepare whoever we’re going to face, as a team we’re confident on whoever we face,” said Baron.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img