UPDATED: This post has been updated. It’s confirmed! UST and De La Salle will be joining the second conference of Shakey’s V-League Season 5.
Shakey’s V-league (Season 5) 2nd Conference will start this coming October 19, 2008 (Sunday) at The Arena in San Juan City.
Eight teams will participate in this second conference namely:
- 1. Adamson (defending champion)
- 2. Ateneo De Manila University (1st runner-up)
- 3. College of Saint Benilde
- 4. De La Salle University
- 5. Far Eastern University
- 6. Lyceum of the Philippines
- 7. San Sebastian College – Recolletos (2nd runner-up)
- 8. University of Santo Tomas
There is a rule change that will be implemented this second conference regarding team composition. Each team is allowed to have one guest player and one school alumnus player.
DLSU, who missed the first conference of the 5th season, will be parading a strong team this second conference in preparation for the forthcoming UAAP 71 on November. Manila Santos, after was sidelined with a shoulder injury, is now back with the DLSU team. She will lead this team together with sensational Stephanie Mercado and Jacqueline Alarca.
FEU will be having back Rachel Anne Daquis in their line-up this coming conference. Her presence will not only bring back die-hard FEU fans to watch the games live again, but acts a leader of this new FEU team. Being the senior and veteran of the team, she will not only inspire her teammates to play the FEU-type of game but win more games to the delight of their school and fans. Together with Irish Morada and Shaira Gonzales, FEU will be the team to beat this 2nd conference.