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Danielle Erika Capule
Team of the Year: Lady Spikers achieve rare three-peat championship
Sports Feature Sports News UAAP 80 // August 5, 2018

Starting off the season with a similar yet different set of players, the DLSU Lady Spikers faced several challenges yet still came out on top with the same exceptional performance they have always given. Despite the doubts and challenges faced by the DLSU Lady Spikers this UAAP Season 80, the team achieved a rare feat…


Lady Spikers remain queens of UAAP Volleyball
Sports Feature // July 1, 2018

After being in the finals for ten consecutive years, the DLSU Lady Spikers achieved a rare three-peat championship at the expense of the Lady Tamaraws. Head coach Ramil De Jesus continues to cement his legacy as one of the best of his era. The strict yet humble mentor stresses the discipline and hard work of…


A professor’s perspective on student-athletes
Sports Feature // May 18, 2018

Aside from excelling in the field of sports, student-athletes also have to attend their respective classes. With the tireless efforts they give during games, it is indeed difficult to juggle both academics and training. Although it is an obvious stereotype among student-athletes, some continue to go beyond what is expected of them. The LaSallian sat…


UAAP: Lady Spikers wins third consecutive title after defeating FEU in straight sets
Sports News UAAP 80 // May 2, 2018

The DLSU Lady Spikers defended the crown once more this UAAP Season 80 after triumphing over the FEU Lady Tamaraws in straight sets, 26-24, 25-20, 26-24, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. With the win, La Salle bagged its 11th UAAP Volleyball crown and third consecutive title under head coach Ramil De Jesus. Dawn…


UAAP: Lady Spikers clash with FEU for title
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 28, 2018

A new strife will be featured in this year’s UAAP Women’s Volleyball tournament as the FEU Lady Tamaraws will be squaring off against the defending champions, the DLSU Lady Spikers. The Lady Tamaraws ended the season with a 10-4 win-loss card, whereas La Salle topped the standings with a 12-2 slate. A heated rivalry between…


UAAP: Lady Spikers return to finals after defeating NU in straight sets
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 22, 2018

The DLSU Lady Spikers booked their tenth consecutive finals berth after coming away with a 27-25, 25-22, 25-11 victory over the NU Lady Bulldogs, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. Kim Dy led La Salle with 17 points on 15 attacks. Michelle Cobb also brought the Lasallians the offense they needed with three…


UAAP: Lady Spikers sweep ADMU for twelfth win of the season
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 15, 2018

  The DLSU Lady Spikers ended the second half of the UAAP Season 80 Volleyball Tournament with a sweep as they overwhelmed their archrivals, the ADMU Lady Eagles in straight sets, 26-24, 25-17, 25-19, earlier today at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. Kianna Dy bannered for the Green-and-White, as she led the team to…


UAAP: La Salle clinches playoff berth at the expense of UST
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 8, 2018

The DLSU Lady Spikers prevailed over the UST Golden Tigresses in straight sets, 25-23, 25-23, 25-22, earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. La Salle improved its win-loss card to 10-2 for the season. Kim Kianna Dy had 12 points behind eight attacks and four blocks in the winning effort. Meanwhile, Sisi Rondina exploded…


UAAP: Lady Spikers cruise past UE in straight sets
Sports News UAAP 80 // March 24, 2018

In a battle between two teams currently seated on opposite ends of the spectrum, DLSU proved why it was the league-leading team with a convincing win over the UE Lady Warriors. After a grueling five-set match in their previous game against FEU, the Lady Spikers dominated UE in straight sets, 25-8, 25-14, 25-12. La Salle…


UAAP: Lady Spikers prevail against FEU in a five-set thriller
Sports News UAAP 80 // March 18, 2018

With hopes of strengthening its hold on the league’s top spot, the DLSU Lady Spikers were able to defeat the FEU Lady Tamaraws in a five-set thriller, 25-17, 21-25, 16-25, 25-20, 15-5, earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. DLSU remains at the top of the standings with an 8-2 win-loss record. Majoy Baron…