Alyssa Valdez for President

Mendiola, Manila
March 24, 2015
Alyssa Valdez For President

This is the first time I’m writing about the President.

It’s because the Chief Executive has a special lunch meeting with the Ateneo men’s and women’s volleyball teams, the reigning UAAP champions, and the La Salle women’s squad, the runners up and a former UAAP champion.
Nice selfie though with Ateneo superstar Alyssa Valdez.

alyssa-valdez-aquino-cabinet-secretaries-selfie
Lucky volleyball players.
Or should it be lucky President?
Whatever.

pnoy-ateneo-lady-eagles
Of course, our President is an Ateneo Economics graduate. So don’t blame him if, despite his super busy schedule, he silently cheered for Alyssa Valdez and the Lady Eagles as they were obliterating the injury-plagued Lady Archers during their one-sided title duel.

th
One Big Fight, right? Right.

chris-tiu-toym
He was obviously happy about Ateneo being magnanimous in victory and La Salle being gracious in defeat.
He also talked about how fierce the Ateneo-La Salle rivalry was during his time.
He wished though that the sportsmanship that Ateneo and La Salle showed could be emulated by all of us, especially the politicians.
Politicians?
Oh, Binay.
It’s short of saying that the peace process should continue despite the sad Mamasapano incident that led to the slaughter of the “SAF 44.”
Is slaughter worse than carnage?
Whatever.
So the President loves volleyball.
But not necessarily sports, right?
If he loves sports, he wouldn’t allow our athletes to be slaughtered in the international arenas with debacle after debacle in the Southeast Asian Games, Asian Games and the Olympics.
Much like in Mamasapano.
So this is the first time I’ve written about the President.
It will probably be the last.

P.S.
I’m voting for Alyssa Valdez for President if she decides to run.

950ap_aquinobike

(Photos courtesy of the Malacanang Photo Bureau)

Follow me on Twitter: @JoeySVillar
Like my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Sportsmaryosep
Or you can check out my Sportsmaryosep blog: https://sportsmaryosep.wordpress.com/

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Alyssa Valdez for President

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s