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Rob Matibag
UAAP: Lady Batters build early lead, blitz past Lady Eagles, 8-1
Sports News UAAP 81 // February 21, 2019

With the earlier wins against the UP Lady Maroons and UE Lady Warriors set in stone, the DLSU Lady Batters are on a hot streak as they trounced the ADMU Lady Eagles, 8-1, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. The first inning set the pace of the game for the Lady Batters. Crafty…


UAAP: Late game heroics by Arribas save the day for Lady Batters
Sports News UAAP 81 // February 18, 2019

Coming off a win against the UE Lady Warriors, the DLSU Lady Batters converted their momentum in another heavily contested win against the UP Lady Maroons, 4-3, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. The early stages of the game were not favorable for the Green-and-White. Defensive lapses from their side allowed the Lady…


UAAP: Determined Lady Batters aim Final Four finish
Sports News UAAP 81 // February 16, 2019

The DLSU Lady Batters left the previous season disappointed after failing to make postseason. They placed sixth out of the seven teams that competed in the tournament, while the Adamson Lady Falcons edged out the UST Golden Tigresses for the eight-peat championship It is no surprise that any team would want to chase for that…


Green gallery: First semester rookies excel in the UAAP
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // January 16, 2019

  The first semester of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 81 concluded with a mixed bag of results. Various Lasallian teams across multiple sports bagged team awards and individual recognition. Before heading on to the next semester, The LaSallian caught up with the rookies who excelled at the highest level of…


Ruck & Roll: DLSU Rugby breaks through
Sports Feature // December 24, 2018

For the longest time, contact sports have been celebrated around the world amidst rising competitive spirits. Here in DLSU, the likes of Taekwondo and Judo are part of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) plantilla of the first term. Sports clubs handled by the Office of Sports Development (OSD) have developed followings such…


UAAP: Green Judokas fall short of podium finish, Lady Judokas remain at fourth
Sports News UAAP 81 // December 10, 2018

The DLSU Green and Lady Judokas were aiming for a higher spot on the table as they entered Season 81 of the Judo Tournament held last December 8 and 9 at the ninth floor of the Enrique Razon Sports Complex at De La Salle University, Manila. Both teams landed at fourth this season. The Lady…


UAAP: DLSU Green, Lady Judokas aim for greater heights
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // December 6, 2018

After placing third and fourth respectively last season, the DLSU Green and Lady Judokas look to improve their standings in Season 81 of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP). In the previous season, the Green Judokas finished with a total of 16 points, remaining in third place for the third consecutive season. Meanwhile,…


UAAP: Green Archers falter against Tamaraws, 71-70, miss first Final Four since 2015
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 21, 2018

In the do-or-die match for the last ticket to the Final Four, the DLSU Green Archers fell to the FEU Tamaraws, 70-71, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. With the win, the Tamaraws secured a playoff against the ADMU Blue Eagles, who have a twice-to-beat advantage. Arvin Tolentino spearheaded the Tamaraws to their sixth…


UAAP: De La Salle Taekwondo Poomsae reclaims title, Kyorugi teams bag third and fifth
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 9, 2018

The De La Salle Taekwondo (DELTA) Men’s and Women’s Poomsae teams reclaim the championship in the recently concluded UAAP Season 81 Taekwondo Tournament held last November 6 to 9 at the Ateneo Blue Eagle Gym. Meanwhile, the DELTA Kyorugi Women’s team made an impact this season as they clinched a spot in the podium, winning…


UAAP: DLSU Fencers set their eyes on the prize this UAAP 81
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // November 6, 2018

Aiming for the top is doable with the right training and resources. That will be no easy task as the UE Red Warriors continue their dominant run and clinched their sixth consecutive title, while the UE Lady Warriors conquered the competition for the eleventh straight year last season. With the gap closing, team captains David…