Philippine National Football Team striker Cam Rodriguez joins The Gametime pod and talks about the development of her game, realizing she belongs, football tactics and formations, choosing the Ateneo, playing for the national team, the growth of the football program, and the challenges women in sports face.
Ep. 36: Lia Cruz
Former Ateneo courtside reporter Lia Cruz joins Gametime and plays Quick Hits (3:33), chimes in on Kobe and Lebron (7:53), talks about becoming Ateneo’s CSR and establishing a career in media (14:05), her thoughts on freedom of the press (37:06), social media consumption (41:00), plays Five Questions (46:41), her advice to those aspiring to build a career in media (54:13), and her vision and inspiration (58:03).
Ep. 35: Selina Fernan
Ateneo Women’s Football Team striker Selina Fernan joins Gametime and talks motocross (2:30), plays Quick Hits (4:25), discusses how she learned football (9:09), grit (22:46), major UAAP moments (30:50), women’s empowerment (37:00), Cristiano Ronaldo (41:11), and her vision and inspiration (43:42).
Ep. 34: Irina Pavlova
Former Onexim Sports and Entertainment Holdings President Irina Pavlova joins Gametime and shares the value of growing up in different cultures (5:13), plays Quick Hits (14:33), talks about her transition to the Brooklyn Nets (19:50), the importance of culture (25:26), Sean Marks (39:39), Jay-Z (48:11), and her views on player education (50:44).
Ep. 33: Danica Jose, Part 2
In part two of our Danica Jose episode, she talks about her Ateneo Lady Eagle experience, The Ankle Sprain Game (4:10), the national team (13:15), backaches (18:55), FIBA Asia and the SEA Games (27:13), the sustainability of women’s basketball (35:34), Robert Downey Jr. (46:30), and her vision and inspiration (52:22).
Ep. 32: Danica Jose, Part 1
Southeast Asian Games Gold Medalist and Ateneo Queen Eagle Danica Jose joins Gametime and talks New York-style cookies (5:10), movies (9:22), plays Quick Hits (14:22), shares her basketball influences (26:49), Bobby Jose (34:19), Coach Paul Ramos (42:35), and the youth team (48:00).
Ep. 31: Bea Daez
UP Fighting Maroon Bea Daez joins Gametime and talks about her hobbies including traveling and dancing (3:27), the influence of her family (19:54), adjusting to the UP culture (29:19), playing for the Maroons (36:01), her experience with the national team (43:57), sportscasting (54:03), and up-and-coming players (1:11:50).
Ep. 30: Yumi Furukawa
Yumi Furukawa joins the Gametime Pod and talks about her new set-up in Japan (1:21), her video blog (4:34), getting into volleyball (15:23), adjusting to being in Manila on her own (19:50), playing for and deciding to go to Ateneo (28:15), adjusting to college and learning from mentors (32:42), Coach O’s practice sessions (39:50), the Ateneo Lady Eagles‘ run to the Finals in Season 82, and her vision (1:05:04).
Ep. 29: Faith Nisperos
Ateneo Lady Eagle Faith Nisperos joins Gametime and talks vlogging (3:45), plays Quick Hits (9:50), discusses her parents’ influence (14:30), the UAAP dream (18:29), memorable games (29:58), Ateneo (36:17), Coach O (49:05), Gal Gadot and Kobe (57:15), and her vision (1:01:05).
Ep. 28. Ayi Bimbo, Prince Orizu, Prince Eze
UAAP champions Coach Ayi Bimbo and Prince Orizu join Gametime and talk about food (6:01), plays Quick Hits (11:12), UP and Ateneo (19:25), FEU (27:05), and adapting to Philippine culture (43:56). At the 49:50 mark, NCAA MVP Prince Eze joins the show and the group discusses adversity (1:03:57), racism (1:16:47), and shares their vision and inspiration (1:35:41).