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UAAP: DLSU Men’s Football prevails over AdU, 2-0, starts second round strong
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 17, 2017

The DLSU Men’s Football Team opened the second round of the UAAP Season 79 Football Tournament with a 2-0 win against the AdU Soaring Falcons yesterday at the Moro Lorenzo field in Ateneo. Nicko Villacin delivered the first goal of the game with a header at the 67th minute while Jed Diamante sealed the game for…


UAAP: Green Tennisters claim podium finish, Lady Tennisters stumble
by Wilhelm Tan, Renzo Miguel Mercado and Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 16, 2017

The DLSU Tennisters capped off UAAP Season 79 in contrasting fashion. The Green Tennisters finished the season with a 5-5 win-loss record, settling for third in the league, a massive improvement from last year’s winless campaign. Meanwhile, the Lady Tennisters found themselves at the bottom of the team standings with a 1-7 record. It was…


UAAP: Green, Lady Batters fail to make postseason
by Brent Guiao and Jose Rafael Mendoza
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…


Tin Tiamzon optimistic in adjustment process, seeks consistency
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 13, 2017

With the DLSU Lady Spikers losing a number of veterans to graduation, it is up to the remaining holdovers of La Salle to keep the crown in Taft. Tin Tiamzon captained DLSU to a third place finish in the UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament last 2016 and has established herself as a starter in…


UAAP: DLSU Tennis Teams end Season 79 on contrasting notes
by Brent Guiao, Wilhelm Tan and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 12, 2017

The DLSU Green Tennisters and Lady Tennisters concluded their respective UAAP Season 79 campaigns on contrasting notes at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center. The Green Tennisters fell against UE, 4-1, last March 11, before defeating the UP Fighting Maroons, 3-2, earlier today, March 12. Meanwhile, the Lady Tennisters succumbed to the NU Lady Bulldogs last…


UAAP: Dy, Lady Spikers outlast gutsy NU Lady Bulldogs
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers clinched their second consecutive victory in the second round after dismantling the gutsy NU Lady Bulldogs in four sets, 25-21, 25-11, 15-25, 25-12. Kim Dy led the streaking Lady Spikers with 17 points on 12 attacks, three service aces, and two blocks. Losing to La Salle for the second time this…


UAAP: Green Batters defeat UP, 9-5, fail to advance to the finals
by Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 //

In their final game of the elimination rounds, the DLSU Green Batters were able to overcome the UP Fighting Maroons, 9-5, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. In what has been its trademark this season, La Salle had to come back after trailing early to come away with the much needed victory. Boo…


UAAP: Green Spikers outlast FEU in five-set thriller
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Green Spikers beat the FEU Tamaraws in five sets, 21-25, 25-21, 25-22, 18-25, 17-15, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. As a result, they now have a 3-6 win-loss record. Cris Dumago led the offense of La Salle as he scored 16 points on 14 attacks and two blocks. Arjay Onia and…


Lasallians named to national football team pool for Women’s Asian Cup
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
News Feature Sports News UAAP 79 // March 11, 2017

Amidst the DLSU Women’s Football Team’s spectacular performance so far, a number of its members have also been named to the pool of players for the Philippine Women’s National Team. The Malditas, as they are fondly called, are set to take part in the qualifying round later in April for the upcoming 2018 AFC (Asian…


UAAP: DLSU Women’s Football accomplishes first round sweep, beats FEU, 1-0
by Danielle Erika Capule and Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Women’s Football Team capped off the first round by defeating the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 1-0, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. Kyla Inguig headed home the game-winner at the 85th minute after Irish Navaja produced a superb cross from a free kick on the right wing. The Lasallians’ latest win gives them…