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FilOil: DLSU edges LPU, moves one step closer to defending preseason title
by Dan Jerusalem and Andrea Punzalan
FilOil 2017 Sports News // June 23, 2017

It was a nail-biter yet again between the DLSU Green Archers and the LPU (Lyceum of the Philippines University) Pirates in the semifinals of the FilOil Flying V Preseason Premiere Cup as La Salle was able to come away with a win to advance to the finals, 100-99. Aljun Melecio led all scorers with 30…


FilOil: La Salle dispatches FEU, 78-53, advances to the semifinals
by Juro Morilla and Ac Valenzuela
FilOil 2017 Sports News // June 21, 2017

The DLSU Green Archers defeated the FEU Tamaraws, 78-53, earlier today in the FilOil Flying V Center. Ben Mbala recorded a double-double for the Green Archers with 32 points and 19 rebounds. “Di lang naman si Ben, lahat ng players gumawa. Lahat ng players motivated,” said head coach Aldin Ayo after the game. Aljun Melecio…


FilOil: La Salle advances, downs CSJL, 93-77
by Renzo Miguel Mercado and Danielle Erika Capule
FilOil2017 Sports News // June 16, 2017

The DLSU Green Archers bested the CSJL Knights, 93-77, behind 45 points and 17 rebounds from Ben Mbala. Ricci Rivero added 17 points in the winning effort, while Jerrick Balanza tallied 22 points for Letran in the loss. After the game, Aldin Ayo emphasized the importance of his team’s unselfish play in a win that…


FilOil: La Salle falls to ADMU, 80-78, absorbs third loss in seven games
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
FilOil 2017 Sports News // June 11, 2017

The DLSU Green Archers fell to the ADMU Blue Eagles earlier today, 80-78, and now hold a 4-3 win-loss card in the FilOil Flying V Preseason Premier Cup. Ben Mbala finished with 23 points and nine rebounds for La Salle while Aljun Melecio recorded 20 points on 38 percent three-point shooting and grabbed five rebounds….


FilOil: La Salle grabs fourth win against gritty Red Warriors
by Dan Jerusalem and Juro Morilla
FilOil 2017 Sports News // June 4, 2017

  It was a tight match between the DLSU Green Archers and the UE Red Warriors as both teams fought hard until the dying seconds of the game, with La Salle edging out UE in the end, 77-71. Justine Baltazar led La Salle in scoring with 15 points and three blocks. Meanwhile Santi Santillan recorded…


Former Green Archer Robert Bolick finds vindication as San Beda Red Lion
by Jose Rafael Mendoza
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 29, 2017

It has been years since the Lasallian community saw Robert Bolick don the Green-and-White in its successful 2013 UAAP Men’s Basketball Championship run. After a less-than-stellar stint the following season, Bolick did not return, citing a spiteful departure from the team. Instead, the six-foot-one guard moved to San Beda College (SBC), where he would prove…


FilOil: NCAA Champion San Beda edges Green Archers, 82-80
by Andrea Punzalan and Gerard Alde
FilOil 2017 Sports News //

Yesterday at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Archers were edged by the San Beda College Red Lions, 82-80. With La Salle’s loss, the Green-and-White falls to a 3-2 win-loss standing. Former Green Archer Robert Bolick was dominant on both ends of the court and recorded 27 points, nine rebounds, and six assists. Davon…


Green Archers challenge familiar faces in game against Flying V Thunder
by Brent Guiao
FilOil 2017 Sports News // May 21, 2017

Throughout his five-year career as a DLSU Green Archer, Jeron Teng built up his name into something almost synonymous with La Salle Basketball. The recently graduated forward was a Mythical Five member multiple times and led DLSU to two championships during his stay at Taft Avenue. Another key cog of those championship teams was longtime…


FilOil: Green Archers face Teng, Torres, defeat Flying V, 88-72
by Andrea Punzalan
FilOil 2017 Sports News //

The DLSU Green Archers proved their resilience in taking down the Flying V Thunder, 88-72, earlier today in an exhibition match held at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. Ben Mbala was dominant on both ends of the court, recording 19 points, 10 rebounds, and three blocks in the victory. Santi Santillan added…


UAAP: LSDC-Street dethrones UP, claims third championship
by Danielle Erika Capule and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 // May 20, 2017

After a five-year title drought, La Salle Dance Company-Street (LSDC-Street) finished with 89 points to become champions of the UAAP Season 79 Street Dance Competition earlier today at the Plaza Mayor in UST, Manila. LSDC-Street clinched its third UAAP title after previously winning in 2011 and 2012. The UP Street Dance Club (UPSDC) and UST…