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Green Spikers reinforces final four bid
by The LaSallian
Sports News // February 28, 2012

It was not sweeter the second time around as the Taft-based Spikers yielded against league leader FEU Tamarraws in the 25-20, 20-25, 25-20, 19-20, 11-15 thriller last February 1 for the UAAP Season 74 Men’s Volleyball competition. Five Green Spikers’ double-digits performance, led by former Rookie of the Year Myco Antonio with 19 points 12…


Lady Spikers’ blocking denies Ateneo, inches closer to back-to-back crown
by Charles Usi
Sports News // February 26, 2012

DLSU’s blocking is back. The DLSU Lady Spikers tallied 12 block kills to seize Game 2 of the UAAP Women’s Volleyball Finals’ series against the Ateneo Lady Eagles last Saturday, February 25. Home of the last four league’s top blockers in the past five seasons, including back-to-back Best Blocker Michelle Gumabao, the Lady Spikers reconstructed…


Lady Spikers silence Tigresses, completes first round sweep
by Brian Lance Tamayao, Adiel Sam De Jesus, Jerome Alvarez and Imman Canicosa
Sports News // January 25, 2012

“Never underestimate the heart of a champion.” These were the immortal words uttered by Houston Rockets Head Coach Rudy Tomjanovich when his team faced stiff adversity on their ascent to the championship. The DLSU Lady Spikers, seeking their seventh win in as many games against rival UST Tigresses, found themselves in a similar predicament when…


Green Archers join charity basketball game for Sendong victims
by Tim Alejandro
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Fastbreak, a fast-paced charity basketball match held at the Fil Oil Flying V San Juan Arena last January 6, united athletes and celebrities in providing excitement and comedy for a just cause. UAAP Season 74 Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Year Kiefer Ravena and Ignite Media organized a basketball charity game that collected more than…


Green Tennisters blank UE in UAAP opener
by Adiel Sam De Jesus, Brian Lance Tamayao and Kathryn Cartera
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It was a cold and drenched opening day for the UAAP Season 74 Lawn Tennis Championship, but last season’s Green Tennister finalist burned the wet courts to demise the University of the East (UE) Red Warriors 5-0, last January 7. The Green-and-White Tennisters started the season with a statement delivering the ‘W’ in every singles…


Duo powers Green Spikers to 3-3 slate
by Charles Usi and Martha Elisse Teves
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The Green Spikers split their first six games evenly in the UAAP Season 74 Men’s Volleyball Tournament at the Fil Oil Flying V Arena to finish in the three-way log jam with Final Four contenders Adamson University (AdU) and University of the Philippines (UP). DLSU’s top two spikers, Team Captain Myco Antonio and sophomore Red…


OSD Director to take a new journey
by Imman Canicosa
Sports News // January 8, 2012

DLSU Office of Sports Development (OSD) Executive Director, Edwin Theodore Reyes, decided to resign after four and a half years of service to DLSU sports. Reyes turned in his resignation letter to DLSU President Br. Jun Erguiza FSC last Oct. 27, to take another path. His resignation as OSD director will be effective early next…


2011: Green Tankers back at the top, Aguilar’s seven-medal feat
by Martha Elisse Teves and Ivan Evangelista
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The Green Tankers started the season by giving DLSU its first championship crown in the UAAP Season 74 Swimming Meet last September. The Green-and-White Tankers out swam the UST Tigersharks and the Ateneo Blue Tankers on the rally towards the top spot. The Tankers eyed the prize, delivered, and did not disappoint. One tanker exceeded…


2011: LSDC stomps class at inaugural UAAP Streetdancing Competition
by Imman Canicosa
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The 73rd installment of the UAAP arrived at its homestretch last February, but before the University passed its hosting duties to rival school Ateneo De Manila University at the closing ceremonies held at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum, another group of Lasallians made noise before the season’s wind-up. La Salle Dance Company-Street (LSDC) was hailed as the…


DLSU athletes shine in UNIGAMES
by Adiel Sam De Jesus and Tim Alejandro
Sports News // November 29, 2011

DLSU again showed its sporting prowess among the 48 competing colleges from all over the country in the recently concluded 16th Philippine University Games (UniGames), last Oct. 24-28. Lasallians athletes grabbed two top seed results and five runner-up finishes in the Philippine Sports Commission-organized event held in Roxas City, Capiz. The Green Booters reigned over…