'Sisi' Rondina shows strength off the court in her MMK episode

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 21 2019 01:36 AM

After earning praises for her superb performance on the court in UAAP Women's Volleyball Season 81, former UST Kapitana Cherry Ann "Sisi" Rondina dominated Twitterverse with her MMK episode.

#MMKSisiRondinaStory stole top spots in Twitter trends for both Philippines and worldwide with over 20,000 mentions as of posting.

Known for her explosive spikes and impressive team play, the MMK episode on the other hand showed Rondina as a daughter, a sister, and a student athlete.

Many netizens were inspired by Rondina's determination to stay at the top of her game even off the court.

Many couldn't help but feel emotional while watching the episode entitled "M.V.P.", thanks to Kim Chiu's heartfelt portrayal of Rondina.

As soon as the episode concluded, Rondina took to Twitter to thank Kim Chiu and MMK for lending her a platform to share her story.

Rondina is a 4-time UAAP beach volleyball MVP. 

She made headlines as she led UST to the UAAP Season 81 Finals. Although the Tigresses did not win the championship, Rondina still ended her student athlete career on a high note with an MVP plum.