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Andrea Punzalan
UAAP: Green Spikers take first win of Season 80 in straight sets
Sports News UAAP 80 Volleyball // February 10, 2018

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Spikers took down the UP Fighting Maroons in straight sets, 25-22, 25-23, 25-19. With La Salle’s victory, the team was able to improve to a 1-1 win-loss record, after losing to the UST Growling Tigers in their season opening game. “Ginamit namin yung pagkatalo…


UAAP: Green Spikers eye improved play this Season 80
Sports News UAAP 80 // February 9, 2018

The past three editions of the UAAP Men’s Volleyball tournament have been tough for the Green Spikers. Ever since Season 77, the Green Spikers have settled for sixth place. However, with a stronger grit to improve and a more focused execution of their determined goal, the Taft-based squad is up for the challenge as it…


Making waves in the UAAP: Fahad Alkhaldi
Sports Feature // January 23, 2018

Behind every success story, there is always a point of origin. This then encapsulates the journey which one takes to achieve it. DLSU Green Tanker Fahad Alkhaldi (III, BS-AEI) shared his personal thoughts and experiences throughout his swimming career.     Early course Starting at the age of five, Alkhaldi already developed an interest for…


Word on the street: Athletes’ go-to Christmas Eve meal
Sports Feature // December 20, 2017

As Christmas draws closer, The LaSallian caught up with some athletes who came and conquered in the first semester of Season 80, while also interviewing some of the upcoming athletes who will try to bring the General Championship back to Taft in the second semester of the UAAP. Green Archer Prince Rivero, Animo Squad Dancer…


On the Hallyu
Opinion // December 7, 2017

Last July 2015, my cousin told me to watch this music video on YouTube. It was a music video by a Korean-Chinese pop boy band called EXO, titled Love Me Right. At first, I could only shoot my cousin various disturbed glances her way. Was she so tired of hearing Sledgehammer by Fifth Harmony on…


UAAP: DLSU Animo Squad renewed and ready for CDC
Sports Feature UAAP 80 // December 2, 2017

With the first half of the 80th season of the UAAP coming to a close, all of us can agree that it has been a blockbuster of a year for all competing schools. Whether you bleed Green, Blue, or Maroon, it’s safe to say that all universities have had their fair share of ups-and-downs in…


UAAP Finals: Montalbo’s determination inspires Game 2 win
Sports Feature UAAP 80 // December 1, 2017

The DLSU Green Archers and ADMU Blue Eagles once again gave it their all in the second game of the best-of-three Finals yesterday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. While the team from Katipunan fought to earn their first championship in five years, the team from Taft extended the series as they try to defend the…


UAAP Finals: Green Archers come up short in Game 1 loss to Ateneo, 76-70
Sports News UAAP 80 // November 25, 2017

After a tightly-contested match, the DLSU Green Archers dropped Game 1 of their best-of-three finals matchup with the ADMU Blue Eagles, 76-70, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. La Salle was able to overcome a big, early deficit but the Blue Eagles were able to storm back late and claim a key victory….


UAAP: La Salle clinches finals spot after defeating AdU, 82-75
Sports News UAAP 80 // November 18, 2017

  After being down by as much as 15 points, the DLSU Green Archers came back to defeat the AdU Soaring Falcons, 82-75, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. With the win, La Salle clinches a spot in the finals for the second consecutive year. Ben Mbala led DLSU with 27 points, while Santi…


Green and Lady Judokas stay at third and fourth, respectively, in Season 80
Sports News UAAP 80 // November 17, 2017

The DLSU Green and Lady Judokas were determined to improve their respective UAAP standings in the the Season 80 Judo tournament held at the De La Salle Zobel Sports Pavilion last November 11 and 12. However, with the Green Judokas and Lady Judokas remaining in third and fourth place, respectively, their hopes of winning the…