UAAP: Pido Jarencio eager to bring back UST pride, glory


Pido Jarencio is formally welcomed by the Dominican clergymen led by Rector Fr. Richard G. Ang, OP and Institute of Bodily Training and Athletics director Fr. Rodel S. Cansancio, OP. Picture from UST

MANILA, Philippines—Pido Jarencio is hellbent on regaining College of Santo Tomas’ misplaced glory in his return as head coach.

Jarencio has time to meet that aim after inking a three-year contract on Monday.

“Mahirap yung trabahong inilatag para sa atin, kaya importante na magsimula tayo na matatag yung pundasyon nitong mga bata,” Jarencio stated.

(We now have a tricky activity forward that’s why it’s essential to begin constructing a powerful basis for these children.)

“Dapat dalhin nila yung pleasure na nire-represent nila yung UST.”

(They should have that sense of pleasure when representing UST.)

Jarencio was formally welcomed by the Dominican clergymen led by Rector Fr. Richard G. Ang, OP and Institute of Bodily Training and Athletics director Fr. Rodel S. Cansancio, OP.

Recognized for his “Delight, Puso, Palaban” mantra, Jarencio is hoping to recapture his thunder 17 years in the past when he led the Growling Tigers to the UAAP Season 69 crown again in 2006—his first yr on the helm.

The 58-year-old Jarencio referred to as the photographs the Growling Tigers for eight years, guiding the staff to 2 extra Finals appearances earlier than being employed as the top coach for NorthPort within the PBA.

Now, Jarencio is again house.

Although, Jarencionknows there’s a variety of work to be completed in turning UST’s fortunes round.

The Growling Tigers went simply 4-24 the previous two UAAP seasons together with a 1-13 end in Season 85.

“Marami tayong kailangang ayusin, pero importante sa atin na nagtitiwala yung mga bata sa sistema na inilalatag natin para sa kanila,” he stated.

(We now have a variety of fixing to do however what’s essential is the gamers’ belief within the system.)

UST's Nic Cabanero.

UST’s Nic Cabanero. –Picture by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.web

Incoming third-year ahead Nic Cabanero will lead the cost anew for the Growling Tigers as they intention to realize respectability and make a run for the Ultimate 4 in UAAP Season 86 later this yr.

Working alongside Jarencio is three-time NCAA champion coach Bonnie Tan, who may even function staff advisor.

Becoming a member of Jarencio’s employees are staff managers Waiyip Chong and Eric Ang, and assistant coaches Japs Cuan, Juben Ledesma, Lester del Rosario, Jeric Fortuna, and Jaren Jarencio, power and conditioning coach Reil Vinard Espino, bodily therapists RC Cua and Jose Aveluni Vergara, and tutorial coach Ian Herrera.

“Puro Tomasino ang kasama natin kaya malaki ang tiwala ko na yung binubuo naming staff, lalaban lang hanggang dulo para sa UST,” stated Jarencio.

(We’re joined by fellow Thomasians on the staff that’s why I’ve little question that the staff we’re constructing right here will combat till the tip for UST.)


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