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Andrea Punzalan
FilOil: DLSU edges LPU, moves one step closer to defending preseason title
FilOil 2017 Sports News // June 23, 2017

It was a nail-biter yet again between the DLSU Green Archers and the LPU (Lyceum of the Philippines University) Pirates in the semifinals of the FilOil Flying V Preseason Premiere Cup as La Salle was able to come away with a win to advance to the finals, 100-99. Aljun Melecio led all scorers with 30…


FilOil: NCAA Champion San Beda edges Green Archers, 82-80
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 29, 2017

Yesterday at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Archers were edged by the San Beda College Red Lions, 82-80. With La Salle’s loss, the Green-and-White falls to a 3-2 win-loss standing. Former Green Archer Robert Bolick was dominant on both ends of the court and recorded 27 points, nine rebounds, and six assists. Davon…


FilOil: Green Archers face Teng, Torres, defeat Flying V, 88-72
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 21, 2017

The DLSU Green Archers proved their resilience in taking down the Flying V Thunder, 88-72, earlier today in an exhibition match held at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. Ben Mbala was dominant on both ends of the court, recording 19 points, 10 rebounds, and three blocks in the victory. Santi Santillan added…


FilOil: Green Archers crush Growling Tigers amidst bench-clearing brawl, 109-81
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 15, 2017

Yesterday at the FilOil Flying V Preseason Premier Cup, the DLSU Green Archers crushed the UST Growling Tigers, 109-81, to improve to a 2-1 win-loss standing. With 20 seconds remaining in the game, multiple players were thrown out after La Salle’s Ramil Tero and UST’s Marvin Lee engaged in a fistfight. “You always have to…


Milcu: Green Archers edge Blue Eagles in league opener, 80-71
Milcu 2017 Sports News // May 9, 2017

Yesterday at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Archers opened their Milcu Sports Summer Basketball Showcase campaign on a high note as they beat the ADMU Blue Eagles, 80-71. Ben Mbala spearheaded the Green Archers with 22 points and 13 rebounds while Ricci Rivero also chipped in with 22 points. Kib Montalbo came off…


FilOil: Green Archers grab first win, cruise past Altas, 94-71
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 8, 2017

After a dismal start to their preseason campaign with a loss to the Jose Rizal University Heavy Bombers, the DLSU Green Archers bounced back with a 94-71 win over the University of Perpetual Help System DALTA (UPHSD) earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. Leading by as many as 25 points, the Lasallians forced…


Weight Regulation: Making the cut in combat sports
Sports Feature // May 2, 2017

Maintaining an athlete’s physical build is one thing, but maintaining one’s weight is another. To most athletes, following a healthy diet is a preferable lifestyle but to others, following a strict diet is a must depending on their corresponding sport. Physical strength and mental toughness are just initial qualifications in joining sports as strict as…


FilOil: Green Archers succumb to JRU in preseason opener, 85-81
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 1, 2017

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Archers lost to the Jose Rizal University (JRU) Heavy Bombers, 85-81. With La Salle’s loss, the Green-and-White was unable to open their FilOil Flying V Preseason Cup campaign on a high note. Ben Mbala was dominant on both ends of the court, recording 22 points and…


Samson, Co take on the ice with Team Philippines
Sports Feature // April 9, 2017

DLSU has made a name for itself by producing athletes who are well-known in the industry. While in recent times, it is UAAP events that have been under the limelight, some sports that are not included in the association’s program continue to strive for greatness and develop athleticism as well. Without officially and directly representing…


UAAP: Green Spikers beat AdU in four sets, improve record to 4-6
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 19, 2017

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Spikers beat the AdU Soaring Falcons in four sets, 27-29, 25-22, 25-21, 25-18. With La Salle’s victory, the Green-and-White was able to improve to a 4-6 win-loss record while AdU holds a 2-8 standing. Arjay Onia was dominant on both ends of the court, recording 19…