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Claro Ignacio Manzano
UAAP: Lady Spikers sweep UST, book twice-to-beat advantage
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 29, 2017

The DLSU Lady Spikers booked their fifth consecutive victory after defeating the UST Golden Tigresses in straight sets, 25-23, 25-22, 25-21. Desiree Cheng led the way for the Lasallians and was named player of the game with 13 points on nine attacks and three service aces. Despite leaving the match in the early stages of…


UAAP: Lady Spikers seek fifth consecutive victory, face UST
Sports News UAAP 79 //

Coming off a virtuoso performance against the UE Lady Warriors, the DLSU Lady Spikers will look to further build on its momentum versus the UST Golden Tigresses and extend their winning streak to five games. La Salle currently holds a 9-2 win-loss record and is one game behind the first seed ADMU Lady Eagles. Meanwhile, the…


UAAP: Lady Spikers rout UP in straight sets, avenge first round defeat
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 19, 2017

The DLSU Lady Spikers avenged their first round defeat to the UP Lady Maroons after taking a 27-25, 25-11, 25-17 victory earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. MaJoy Baron finished with a game-high of 16 points on three blocks and six aces, three of which were delivered consecutively. Tin Tiamzon, Kim Kianna Dy,…


UAAP: La Salle, UP square off anew in women’s volleyball
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 18, 2017

The remaining games in the elimination round will be more crucial than ever with teams vying for a place in the Final Four. The DLSU Lady Spikers will square off anew with the UP Lady Maroons as the prior will seek to build on its 7-2 win-loss standing and stretch their winning streak to three…


Tin Tiamzon optimistic in adjustment process, seeks consistency
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 13, 2017

With the DLSU Lady Spikers losing a number of veterans to graduation, it is up to the remaining holdovers of La Salle to keep the crown in Taft. Tin Tiamzon captained DLSU to a third place finish in the UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament last 2016 and has established herself as a starter in…


Lasallians named to national football team pool for Women’s Asian Cup
News Feature Sports News UAAP 79 // March 11, 2017

Amidst the DLSU Women’s Football Team’s spectacular performance so far, a number of its members have also been named to the pool of players for the Philippine Women’s National Team. The Malditas, as they are fondly called, are set to take part in the qualifying round later in April for the upcoming 2018 AFC (Asian…


UAAP: Lady Spikers open second round, take three-set win over FEU
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 8, 2017

The DLSU Lady Spikers bounced back from their loss to the ADMU Lady Eagles after defeating the FEU Lady Tamaraws in straight sets, 25-5, 25-23, 25-23.  La Salle now holds a 6-2 win-loss record and sits in second place, behind ADMU in the standings Aduke Ogunsanya finished with 11 points on five service aces and two…


UAAP: Lady Spikers open second round versus Lady Tamaraws
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 7, 2017

Coming off a four-set loss to the ADMU Lady Eagles last Sunday, March 5, in the Mall of Asia Arena, the DLSU Lady Spikers will seek to return to their winning ways. La Salle will open its second round of the UAAP Season 79 Women’s Volleyball Tournament versus the FEU Lady Tamaraws. FEU is also coming…


Dimaandal leads DLSU Football anew, credits teammates for goal scoring run
Sports Feature UAAP 79 //

After primarily being utilized as DLSU Football’s catalyst off the bench in 2016, Kyra Dimaandal has established herself as the team’s lead striker in UAAP Season 79. There was much concern in the preseason as La Salle had lost Shannon Arthur to another torn ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament). Arthur was last season’s co-Golden Boot Awardee along with midfielder Sara…


Substitutes Luna and Cobb step up for Lady Spikers
News Feature Sports News UAAP 79 // March 4, 2017

Despite taking a four-set loss to the ADMU Lady Eagles earlier at the Mall of Asia Arena, there were still positive points to draw out for the DLSU Lady Spikers. May Luna and Michelle Cobb delivered quality performances as substitutes for the team from Taft. With the Lasallians struggling to close out the first two sets…