Volleyball superstar Stephanie Mercado happily looks forward to the wedding bells as she is now engaged.
In an Instagram post, Mercado confirmed her engagement today with pilot David De Koenigswarter, also an alumnus of De La Salle University.
Happily displaying her engagement ring in the photo, the former DLSU standout captioned the post: “So this just happened at 10,000ft. I can now officially call you, my fiancé. I love you @david_dek ❤️”
Daughter of Asia’s fastest woman Lydia de Vega, Mercado is famously remembered for steering the Lady Spikers to two championships in UAAP Seasons 71 and 73.
The wing spiker currently plays for the Petro Gazz Angels in the Premier Volleyball League.