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Jose Rafael Mendoza
UAAP: Green, Lady Batters fail to make postseason
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 15, 2017

The defending champions, the DLSU Green Batters, were unable to defend their crown as their 6-4 win-loss record was not enough to get them a spot in the UAAP Season 79 Baseball Tournament finals. It is a disappointing finish for a team that expected nothing less than a repeat of last year’s success. It was…


UAAP: DLSU Women’s Football remains unbeaten, rolls past Lady Eagles, 3-0
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 5, 2017

After defeating the UP Lady Maroons and the UST Lady Tigers in their first two games, the DLSU Women’s Football Team continued its fine form, rolling past archrivals, the ADMU Lady Eagles, 3-0, yesterday in the Rizal Memorial Stadium. Kyra Dimaandal scored the only goal of the first half as she found the net at the 41st…


UAAP: Lady Batters overwhelmed by AdU, 9-1
Sports News UAAP 79 //

In a match-up which could be a preview of the Final Four, the DLSU Lady Batters succumbed to the defending champions, the AdU Lady Falcons, via mercy rule, 9-1, yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. After scoring the first run of the game, the Lady Batters failed to match AdU, with the game ending…


UAAP: Green Batters rally too late, lose 11-6 to UST
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 2, 2017

The DLSU Green Batters were defeated by the UST Growling Tigers, 11-6, yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. Finding themselves down early after giving up seven runs in the third inning, the Green Batters were unable to stage a comeback rally despite scoring the last three runs of the game. Paolo Salud and Ignacio Escaño…


UAAP: Lady Batters edge ADMU, 2-1, win second straight
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 24, 2017

In a low-scoring affair, the DLSU Lady Batters held on to defeat the ADMU Lady Eagles, 2-1, in their second round matchup in the UAAP Season 79 Softball Tournament. Jamaica Arribas put in another strong performance on the mound, holding ADMU to only one run scored in seven innings to pace the Lady Batters. After…


UAAP: Green Batters dominated by ADMU, take second loss of the season
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 19, 2017

In a rematch of last year’s finals, the DLSU Green Batters were unable to figure out their counterparts as they were defeated by the ADMU Blue Eagles, 13-6, yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. Pitching proved to be the team’s biggest problem, as ADMU’s offense was locked in from the very first pitch.  …


UAAP: Green Tracksters return to podium, Lady Tracksters retain fourth place
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 15, 2017

The UAAP Season 79 Athletics Championship opened last Thursday, February 8 at the PhilSports Football and Athletics Stadium (formerly ULTRA) in Pasig City and concluded last Sunday, February 12. Throughout the five-day tournament, the DLSU Green Tracksters garnered a total of 243 points, improving to third place from their fourth place finish in the prior…


UAAP: Green Batters suffer first loss, clipped by AdU Soaring Falcons, 6-3
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 14, 2017

The DLSU Green Batters were handed their first loss of the season as they were upset by the AdU Soaring Falcons, 6-3, last Sunday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. Erratic and error-prone field play proved to be the weakest link for La Salle, as it committed six errors, three of which came in the pivotal…


UAAP: Lady Batters drop season opener to NU, 9-2
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 6, 2017

The road of redemption for the DLSU Lady Batters will be a long one, as they succumbed to the formidable NU Lady Bulldogs, 9-2, in their first game of UAAP Season 79. The Lady Batters found themselves facing an early 4-0 deficit in the third inning before managing to score a run in the third…


In search of excellence: The DLSU athletics recruitment program
Sports Feature // February 5, 2017

Winning three UAAP General Championships since Academic Year 2012-2013 is a testament to the ability of the DLSU’s Office of Sports Development (OSD) to carve a culture of excellence as one of the most sought after sports programs in the country. Behind this success is its recruitment program. One of the general features of the…