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UAAP: DLSU Men’s Football Team notches second straight win, defeats UE, 2-0
by Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 19, 2017

The DLSU Men’s Football Team established its first winning streak of the season by defeating the UE Red Warriors, 2-0, earlier today in the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium. Marcus Garcia scored the only goal of the first half as he slotted the ball in at the 26th minute. Jose Montelibano added another goal at the…


UAAP: Lady Spikers rout UP in straight sets, avenge first round defeat
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers avenged their first round defeat to the UP Lady Maroons after taking a 27-25, 25-11, 25-17 victory earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. MaJoy Baron finished with a game-high of 16 points on three blocks and six aces, three of which were delivered consecutively. Tin Tiamzon, Kim Kianna Dy,…


UAAP: Green Spikers beat AdU in four sets, improve record to 4-6
by Tinsel Joaquin and Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 79 //

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Spikers beat the AdU Soaring Falcons in four sets, 27-29, 25-22, 25-21, 25-18. With La Salle’s victory, the Green-and-White was able to improve to a 4-6 win-loss record while AdU holds a 2-8 standing. Arjay Onia was dominant on both ends of the court, recording 19…


UAAP: La Salle, UP square off anew in women’s volleyball
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 18, 2017

The remaining games in the elimination round will be more crucial than ever with teams vying for a place in the Final Four. The DLSU Lady Spikers will square off anew with the UP Lady Maroons as the prior will seek to build on its 7-2 win-loss standing and stretch their winning streak to three…


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…