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UAAP: Lady Spikers face toughest match-up in NU Lady Bulldogs
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 18, 2017

Bouncing back to prevent a possible two-game skid will be the DLSU Lady Spikers’ goal as they face the NU Lady Bulldogs tomorrow, February 19, at the FilOil Flying V Centre. The Lady Bulldogs, led by the towering Jaja Santiago, currently share the top spot with the UP Lady Maroons with a 3-0 record, while…

UAAP: DLSU Tennis seeks redemption in Season 79
by Brent Guiao and Gerard Alde
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 17, 2017

Both La Salle Tennis teams are looking for redemption as they enter Season 79, after both had disappointing showings last 2016. The DLSU Green Tennisters and Lady Tennisters finished last and third, respectively, in last year’s competition. Both teams hope that their rigorous off-season training will improve their chances this year. Challenges will be up…

UAAP: Green Fencers remain at fifth, Lady Fencers drop to fourth
by Juro Morilla and Gerard Alde
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The UE Red Warriors and Lady Warriors clinched their fifth and 10th consecutive titles, respectively, at the UAAP Season 79 Fencing Tournament at the Quadricentennial Pavilion at the University of Santo Tomas last February 11. The DLSU Green Fencers and Lady Fencers failed to build on last year’s fourth and third place finishes, respectively. UE…

UAAP: Lady Woodpushers continue to dominate, Green Woodpushers suffer consecutive losses
by Gio Gloria and Gerard Alde
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Green Woodpushers and Lady Woodpushers had contrasting results after the second week of the UAAP Season 79 Chess Tournament held at the 4th Floor of the Henry Sy, Sr. Building in DLSU last February 11 and 12. The Green Woodpushers could not build off their opening week performance after suffering tough losses against…

UAAP: Lozano sparks comeback, Green Batters defeat NU, 9-8
by Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 16, 2017

Coming off a loss last Sunday, the DLSU Green Batters emphatically bounced back as they defeated the NU Bulldogs, 9-8, in a thrilling come-from-behind victory, yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. In a game that was mostly led by the Bulldogs, La Salle showed grit and character in its ability to stay close and keep…

UAAP: Lady Spikers suffer first loss, bow to Lady Maroons in straight sets
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 15, 2017

In their third game of the season, the DLSU Lady Spikers fell to the UP Lady Maroons in three straight sets, 25-22, 25-21, 25-19, at the FilOil Flying V Centre. DLSU steps down to a 2-1 record while UP advances to 3-0 to share the top spot in the tournament with the NU Lady Bulldogs….

UAAP: Green Spikers rout UP in straight sets, clinch first victory
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News UAAP 79 //

  Earlier today, the DLSU Green Spikers clinched their first win of the season after playing against the UP Fighting Maroons in a straight-set match, 25-23, 25-19, 25-21, at the FilOil Flying V Centre. The win earned them a 1-2 win-loss record in the UAAP Season 79 Men’s Volleyball Tournament. Green Spikers head coach Nes…

UAAP: Green Tracksters return to podium, Lady Tracksters retain fourth place
by Jose Rafael Mendoza, Patrick Quintero and Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The UAAP Season 79 Athletics Championship opened last Thursday, February 8 at the PhilSports Football and Athletics Stadium (formerly ULTRA) in Pasig City and concluded last Sunday, February 12. Throughout the five-day tournament, the DLSU Green Tracksters garnered a total of 243 points, improving to third place from their fourth place finish in the prior…

UAAP: Green Batters suffer first loss, clipped by AdU Soaring Falcons, 6-3
by Jose Rafael Mendoza
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 14, 2017

The DLSU Green Batters were handed their first loss of the season as they were upset by the AdU Soaring Falcons, 6-3, last Sunday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. Erratic and error-prone field play proved to be the weakest link for La Salle, as it committed six errors, three of which came in the pivotal…

UAAP: Green Spikers succumb to UST in five-set thriller
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 13, 2017

The DLSU Green Spikers failed to bounce back in their match against the UST Growling Tigers after they were outlasted in five sets, 25-19, 22-25, 25-22, 18-25, 15-12, last Saturday at the FilOil Flying V Centre. With the loss, they remain winless after two games. During the game, UST had five double digit scorers. To…