Ayo bids La Salle goodbye, hints at differences in handling team

first_imgPhoto by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netAldin Ayo finally broke his silence surrounding his coaching situation and bid La Salle goodbye on social media late Tuesday.The fiery mentor, who is  reportedly set to jump ship to University of Santo Tomas after a short stint with the Green Archers, thanked the school brass and its top supporters for the two-year stay.ADVERTISEMENT “Much gratitude to Boss ECJ (Eduardo Cojuangco), the Managers, School Heads, the De La Salle community, all of the Green Archers fans,” said Ayo on Twitter. “The two years I have spent with the Archers are two well-spent years indeed.”Much gratitude to Boss ECJ, the Managers, School Heads, the De La Salle community, all of the Green Archers fans. The two years I have spent with the Archers are two well-spent years indeed.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk— Aldin (@AyoAV_official) January 2, 2018 For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Thomas has smashing debut as Cavs down Trail Blazers 127-110 View comments Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio 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 respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ The 40-year-old coach amassed a record of 30-5 in his two years at the helm for La Salle, leading the squad to two straight Finals appearances and the UAAP Season 79 title.Ayo, who has avoided answering questions from reporters since the news of his supposed transfer came out during UAAP Season 80, said that his silence was his way of keeping his word to the school.“The reason why I kept mum is because of an agreement not to disclose any information before the 1st week of January or until the school makes its official statement. I am only breaking my silence since the news has come out earlier than expected and only after getting permission,” he posted.The reason why I kept mum is because of an agreement not to disclose any information before the 1st week of January or until the school makes its official statement. I am only breaking my silence since the news has come out earlier than expected and only after getting permission.— Aldin (@AyoAV_official) January 2, 2018The only time Ayo addressed the issue was after La Salle’s Finals loss to Ateneo.“Actually, I have lots of friends in UST. The priest that took me here in Manila, he’s in UST. My thesis adviser, he’s a Dominican and he’s also in UST. There are lots of priests who’s in UST who are my friends and are alumni. But regarding that (transfer) issue, I don’t want to comment on that,” he said then.Both UST and La Salle have yet to issue official statements regarding the coaching change, but the Green Archers have reportedly promoted longtime assistant Luis Gonzalez to head coach. Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson LATEST STORIES Scottie Thompson also worthy of Finals MVP, thinks Cone MOST READ Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Brian Heruela arrival bolsters Phoenix backcourt, defense Meralco ‘never the same’ after Almazan injury in PBA Finals Ayo confirmed to INQUIRER.net afterwards that he is indeed leaving the Taft-based school.He also dropped hints that differences in handling the Green Archers, who he started handling shortly after steering Letran to a title in the NCAA in 2015, may have led to his departure.“We have different views in handling the team. I’ve always done what is necessary,” he wrote.We have different views in handling the team. I’ve always done what is necessary.— Aldin (@AyoAV_official) January 2, 2018ADVERTISEMENT Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more

Larceny accused remanded

first_imgBreaking and entering and larceny accused Terrence Lowenfield was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Clive Nurse at the Linden Magistrate’s Court.It is alleged that the 27-year-old excavator operator, of One Mile, Wismar, Linden, broke and entered the home of Jermain Maison, situated at 16 Dahlia Street, Wismar, between May 15 and May 16, 2016 and stole several items. The items included a 48-inch smart television set valued 0,000, an iPhone valued ,000, a Samsung Galaxy S3 cellphone valued ,000 and a Blu cellphone valued ,000. The items amounted to a total of 5,000.The defendant pleaded not guilty to the offence, and the prosecution objected to bail. The case will continue on June 28.last_img read more