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Renzo Miguel Mercado
UAAP: Lady Spikers drop to third, Green Spikers maintain seventh place
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 17, 2016

The UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament, which was held on October 1 to 3 and 7 to 9 at the MOA Sands by the Bay, saw different teams rise and fall from their previous rankings. For the DLSU Green Spikers and Lady Spikers, the six-day tournament was a long and arduous trial as they…


UAAP: Green Shuttlers fall short of podium finish, Lady Shuttlers settle for third
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Shuttlers were determined to take back the title in this year’s UAAP Season 79 Badminton Tournament. Despite the numerous adjustments on pairings, the Green Shuttlers concluded the season in fourth place. On the other hand, the Lady Shuttlers settled for third place despite holding a twice-to-beat advantage versus the ADMU Lady Eagles in…


UAAP: Lady Spikers advance to semis, Green Spikers take early exit
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 7, 2016

Earlier today at the MOA Sands by the Bay, the DLSU Green Spikers and Lady Spikers concluded their elimination round of the UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament with 1-6 and 4-3 win-loss records, respectively. With their respective standings, the Green Spikers prematurely ended their campaign while the Lady Spikers booked a seat in the…


UAAP: DLSU Shuttlers fall to ADMU Blue, Lady Eagles in Final Four matches
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 6, 2016

Reminiscent of their elimination round matchups, DLSU and ADMU squared off in a pair of highly emotional and intense semifinal matches in the UAAP Season 79 Men’s and Women’s Badminton Tournaments. The DLSU Green Shuttlers fell at the hands of the ADMU Blue Eagles, 3-2, settling for a fourth place finish in the tournament. With the…


UAAP: DLSU Shuttlers dispatch AdU Soaring, Lady Falcons, clinch Final Four spots
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 4, 2016

The DLSU Green Shuttlers and Lady Shuttlers both earned tickets to the Final Four after beating the AdU Soaring Falcons and Lady Falcons yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Badminton Hall. The Green Shuttlers capped off the eliminations round with a 5-0 beating of AdU, finishing with a 4-3 win-loss record. Likewise, the Lady Shuttlers looked…


UAAP: La Salle Spikers struggle in Beach Volleyball eliminations
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers began their bid for back-to-back titles, while the Green Spikers started their journey towards improving on last season’s seventh place finish at the UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament, which commenced last Saturday, October 1, at the MOA Sands by the Bay. Representing the Lady Spikers in this season’s tournament are…


UAAP: Green, Lady Shuttlers dominate UE in sixth round of competition
Sports News UAAP 79 // September 29, 2016

In the sixth round of the UAAP Season 79 Badminton tournament, the DLSU Green Shuttlers and Lady Shuttlers defeat their counterparts from UE yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Badminton Hall. The men’s team bested the Red Warriors, 4-1, while the women’s team ended with a clean 5-0 slate over the Lady Warriors. Both the Green Shuttlers and Lady…


UAAP: DLSU Green, Lady Shuttlers subdue UST
September 25, 2016

The DLSU Green Shuttlers bested the UST Growling Tigers with a 4-1 victory yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Badminton Hall. The victory, combined with today’s results, evens out the Green Shuttler’s win-loss record to 2-2. The Lady Shuttlers on the other hand, won by a close margin, 3-2, also against UST. They now improve to…


The loud and the proud: The Animo Squad Drummers
Sports Feature //

Every team has its own fan base that rallies behind them throughout the season. Within that fan base lies a spirited group of people that ignites the energy within the crowd. For the Lasallian community, it is the Animo Squad that sets the tone in every match, fueling the electric atmosphere inside the arena. With…


UAAP: DLSU Lady Archers prevail over UST Growling Tigresses, 77-67
Sports News UAAP 79 // September 23, 2016

The DLSU Lady Archers rebounded from Sunday’s defeat to the NU Lady Bulldogs after defeating UST, 77-67, at the Mall of Asia Arena last Wednesday. Khate Castillo led the way for the Archers with 20 points, shooting eight out of 15 from the field and draining four out of eight three-point attempts. Bennette Revillosa was…