MANILA, Philippines—The BanKo-Perlas Spikers are on the cusp of advancing to the semifinals of the Premier Volleyball league (PVL) Reinforced Conference, after outlasting Iriga-Navy in five sets at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan on Wednesday. BanKo-Perlas weathered an up-and-down game and proved to be the steadier team in the closing stretch, eventually carving out a 25-17, 23-25, 28-26, 22-25, 15-12 victory. With the win, the Perlas Spikers improved to 3-0 in the quarterfinals. They can claim one of the two remaining semis berths with a win over BaliPure on Saturday. For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website.