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UAAP: Ben Mbala’s return sparks DLSU victory over AdU, 85-73
Sports News UAAP80 // September 20, 2017

  Fresh off his stint in the FIBA Afrobasket, Ben Mbala immediately made a huge impact for the defending champions as the DLSU Green Archers secured their third win in as many games at the expense of the AdU Soaring Falcons, 85-73, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. Mbala led the way for…


UAAP: Green Archers outlast NU, 115-109, in high scoring affair
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 16, 2017

The Green Archers continue to win despite the absence of reigning UAAP Most Valuable Player Ben Mbala as they triumphed over the NU Bulldogs, 115-109, in a high scoring affair earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Ricci Rivero, Aljun Melecio, and Jollo Go combined to score 60 points for DLSU. Santi Santillan also scored…


UAAP: Lady Archers suffer second loss, fall to Lady Bulldogs, 77-56
Sports News UAAP80 //

A rematch of last year’s finals match-up ended with the same result as the NU Lady Bulldogs easily dispatched of the DLSU Lady Archers, 77-56, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Angel Figueroa led the Lady Archers with 15 points while Khate Castillo added 11 points in a gallant effort against the defending champions….


UAAP: DLSU basketball teams hope to continue progress, face NU in second game
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 15, 2017

DLSU basketball produced mixed results last Sunday, during the opening weekend of the UAAP. While the Green Archers were able to hold off the FEU Tamaraws to kick-off their campaign, the Lady Archers dropped their first game, against the Lady Tamaraws. Both teams are slated to hit the courts once again tomorrow, September 16, as…


UAAP: Lady Archers open season with loss, succumb to Lady Tamaraws, 70-62
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 10, 2017

The DLSU Lady Archers launched their UAAP Season 80 campaign with a 70-62 loss against the FEU Lady Tamaraws earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. The Lasallians endured a difficult game from start to finish as they committed 27 turnovers and scored only eight points in the third quarter. “We have a very…


UAAP: DLSU Lady Archers aim for redemption
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 9, 2017

After a gallant run that fell just short of claiming the title last year against the NU Lady Bulldogs, the DLSU Lady Archers are gearing up for glory this coming UAAP season. Despite an excellent 11-3 record in the elimination round, the Lady Bulldogs were just too much for La Salle to handle. DLSU surprised…


UAAP: Green Archers ready to defend top spot
Sports News UAAP 80 //

The DLSU Green Archers left no doubt as to who was UAAP Season 79’s best team; playing two stellar games against archrivals ADMU Blue Eagles in last season’s finals showdown. Jeron Teng led La Salle in a performance which will forever be remembered by the DLSU community as he silenced the roaring opposing crowd with…


Behind the scenes of a rookie’s responsibilities
Sports Feature // September 3, 2017

Being a rookie is one tough job, since they are expected to perform well and to prove to everyone that they deserve to be included in the lineup of their team. Aside from playing during the games and participating in daily team trainings, a rookie has other tasks to contribute for the team, as well….


Green Archers’ newcomers gear up for title defense
Sports Feature // August 31, 2017

Last season’s seniors Jeron Teng, Thomas Torres, Jason Perkins, and Julian Sargent were instrumental in bringing the men’s basketball trophy back to Taft, but will no longer suit up for the DLSU Green Archers after playing out their eligibility. Four players who impressed in the preseason for the Green-and-White and who will seek to fill…


SEA Games: Lasallians to represent Team Philippines once more
Sports Feature // August 7, 2017

The Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) is one of the most important events in the world of sports as it showcases the best athletes in the Southeast Asian region. The SEA Games, which will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, will open on August 19 and conclude on August 30. Last year, the Philippines ranked…