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UAAP: Green Archers falter against Tamaraws, 71-70, miss first Final Four since 2015
by Alfonso Reyes and Roberto Matibag
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 Cheerdance: Animo Squad finishes last, NU seizes fifth CDC crown
by Raphael Gealogo, Jose Reyes and Arvin Abaniel
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 17, 2018

Earlier today, the UAAP Season 81 Cheerdance Competition (CDC) kicked off at the Mall of Asia Arena. The DLSU Animo Squad may have had a lot of speed bumps throughout their preparations, but it did not stop the squad from giving their all for the University. This year, DLSU finished in eighth place, garnering 459.5…


UAAP: Lady Archers lose heartbreaker to Golden Tigresses, 68-65, will head into playoff for last Semis seat
by Danielle Erika Capule and Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 16, 2018

Earlier today, the DLSU Lady Archers were defeated by the UST Golden Tigresses, 68-65, at the FilOil Flying V Centre. Both the team from Taft and the team from España concluded the second round with an 8-6 win-loss record. Aurea Larosa helped UST win their eighth win of the season with 25 points, four rebounds,…


UAAP: Fighting Maroons outgun Green Archers, solidify first Final Four bid since 1997
by Danielle Erika Capule and Drew Acierto
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 14, 2018

The UP Fighting Maroons continued their winning ways at the expense of the DLSU Green Archers, 97-81, at the Mall of Asia Arena. With the win, the Fighting Maroons solidified their Final Four bid, maintaining a solo third with a 8-6 win-loss record. Brothers Juan Gomez de Liaño and Javier Gomez de Liaño both scored…


Taane Samuel: Making up for lost time
by Rain Leoncio
Sports News //

After suffering a Jones Fracture in his first basketball game of Season 81, Taane Samuel aims to make up for lost time as he looks to give the Green Archers a much needed boost to make it to the Final Four. Samuel, a New Zealand native, is filling in import duties for the Taft-based squad…


UAAP: Green Tankers retain second, Lady Tankers return to the podium
by Alfonso Reyes, Katrina Mañalac, Jeremiah Dizon and Jose Reyes
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 11, 2018

The UAAP Season 81 Swimming Tournament began last Thursday, November 8 at the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex swimming pool, and concluded earlier today, November 11. Throughout the four-day meet, the DLSU Green Tankers garnered a total of 382 points, concluding their season in second, while the Lady Tankers improved to a third place finish, earning…


UAAP: Blue Eagles edge out Green Archers, 71-62, breaks La Salle’s winning streak
by Katrina Mañalac and Rain Leoncio
Sports News UAAP 81 //

Earlier today, the DLSU Green Archers broke their winning streak after facing yet another defeat from the Ateneo Blue Eagles, 62-71, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. La Salle remains at third with an 8-5 win-loss record while ADMU still dominates the table with a record of 11 wins and two losses. Thirdy Ravena and Kakou…


UAAP: De La Salle Taekwondo Poomsae reclaims title, Kyorugi teams bag third and fifth
by Drew Acierto and Roberto Matibag
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: Green Archers edge Bulldogs, 84-77, for eighth victory
by Alfonso Reyes and Danielle Erika Capule
Sports News UAAP 81 // November 7, 2018

Earlier today, the DLSU Green Archers outlasted the NU Bulldogs, 84-77, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Green-and-White notched their eighth win of the season, while the NU Bulldogs were handed their ninth loss. Leonard Santillan led La Salle’s offense, as he posted 18 points and five rebounds, followed by Andrei Caracut and Aljun Melecio,…


UAAP: Lady Woodpushers seize back-to-back, Green Woodpushers stumble to eighth
by Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 81 // October 29, 2018

The DLSU Woodpushers capped off UAAP Season 81 in a contrasting fashion, yesterday, October 28, at the University of Santo Tomas Quadricentennial Pavilion. The Lady Woodpushers were successful in claiming the crown for the second straight year, as they finished the season with one draw and a 12-2 win-loss record. On the other hand, the…