Jules Samonte is most talked about player during Season 81 Finals

After scoring the championship point in favor of her team to win back the crown, Ateneo’s Jules Samonte became the most talked about player at the tail-end of the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament.

In a report by Rappler, Samonte appeared to be the most talked about player on the platform during the season-ending battle last Saturday, according to TheNerve data.

The third-year outside hitter, who scored the title-clinching hit for the Lady Eagles, gathered 17.55 percent of the 32,400 tweets geo-tagged to the country during the week-long series.

Tweets about Samonte peaked when she went off for the championship point, handing Katipunan its third UAAP title.

Samonte amassed a total of 19 points during the best-of-three Finals.

Next to her were fellow blue-and-white spikers and graduating trio of Kat Tolentino (17.43 percent), Bea de Leon (13.18 percent) and Maddie Madayag (11.74 percent).

Season’s most valuable player (MVP) Sisi Rondina, meanwhile, was at no. 5 with 8.73 percent of the tweets that mentioned specific players.

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