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Change of scenery: UAAP Season 81 first semester venues
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // December 5, 2018

The first half of UAAP Season 81 saw the constant venues for the first semester sports tournaments such as the Mall of Asia Arena, Smart Araneta Coliseum, UP Human Kinetics Gym, Blue Eagle Gym, Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, SM Sands by the Bay, and the UST Quadricentennial Pavilion. However, there have also been some changes…


UAAP: Green Fencers spot silver finish, Lady Fencers fall to fourth
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 25, 2018

The DLSU Green Fencers ranked second behind seven-peat champions UE Red Warriors in the overall medal tally of the UAAP Season 81 Fencing Tournament held at the Victoria Sports Tower in Quezon City last November 22 to 25. In the women’s division, the ADMU Lady Eagles broke the UE Lady Warriors’ 12-time winning streak, while…


Road to recovery: Taane Samuel’s Jones Fracture
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // November 7, 2018

One of the worst things any athlete can experience is receiving an injury to any part of the body. Whether it be a fracture, tear, or a strain, it’s difficult for both the person who sustained it and the people who support this person. The LaSallian was fortunate enough to interview Samuel, his physical therapists…


UAAP: Green Archers trounce UE Red Warriors in second round opener, 79-59
Sports News UAAP 81 // October 17, 2018

On their first assignment for the second round of eliminations, the DLSU Green Archers overpowered the UE Red Warriors earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. The Green-and-White improved to a 5-3 win-loss record, while UE remains at the bottom of the standings. Encho Serrano and Andrei Caracut led La Salle to its fifth…


UAAP: DLSU Lady Paddlers snap four-year title reign, fall to UST Golden Tigresses in two games
Sports News UAAP 81 // October 16, 2018

The DLSU Lady Paddlers settled for first runner-up after suffering back-to-back losses against the UST Golden Tigresses yesterday, October 15, at the University of the Philippines Diliman, College of Human Kinetics Gym. Heading into the championship bout, La Salle won all 14 of their elimination games which placed them at that top of the standings…


UAAP: Green Paddlers unable to reach Final Four, Lady Paddlers return to Finals
Sports News UAAP 81 // October 14, 2018

With the second round of eliminations concluding last Friday, October 12, the DLSU Lady Paddlers achieved an impressive win-loss record of 14-0, which helped place themselves at the top of the standings. The Lady Paddlers automatically booked an advanced ticket to the Championship match. The Green Paddlers, on the other hand, received a different result…


DLSU Green Paddlers share third with AdU, Lady Paddlers secure top spot after first round
Sports News // October 1, 2018

With the first round of elimination games completed, the Green Paddlers now sit in third place alongside the AdU Soaring Falcons with a win-loss record of 4-3, while the Lady Paddlers remain at the top of the tournament after being victorious in all seven of their games.   Green Paddler’s inconsistency Last September 22, the…


UAAP: Lady Archers overwhelmed by Lady Tamaraws, 77-55
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 30, 2018

The DLSU Lady Archers absorbed their second loss of the season as they were overpowered by the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 77-55, earlier today at the Blue Eagle Gym. La Salle currently holds a 2-2 win-loss standing while FEU improves to a 4-1 record. Lady Tamaraw Clare Castro tallied the most amount of points in the…


UAAP: DLSU Green, Lady Paddlers hope for double championship in Season 81
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // September 22, 2018

UAAP Season 80 saw mixed results from the DLSU Green and Lady Paddlers. The men’s division finished in fifth place, while the women’s achieved their goal of claiming the UAAP crown for the fourth straight year. With the table tennis tournament right around the corner, the players and head coach Lauro Crisostomo gives a glimpse…


UAAP: DLSU outshoots NU for first victory of the season, 80-76
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 19, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers clinched their first victory in UAAP Season 81 after a tightly contested game against the NU Bulldogs, 80-76, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City. The win gave the Lasallians a 1-1 win-loss record. Aljun Melecio spearheaded the Green-and-White, recording 19 points, while Justine Baltazar chipped in 17…