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UniGames: La Salle asserts early dominance
by Miguel Luis Gayares and Joaqui Flores
Sports News // October 24, 2012

De La Salle University surged to the lead in the first two days of the University Games last October 22 and 23 in Bacolod, Negros Occidental. Early action The athletes from Taft bagged early wins as the men’s football, and both volleyball teams hold perfect records. The Green Booters pulled a remarkable win against San…

Lasallian athletes to banner DLSU in UniGames 2012
by Ronaldo Manzano and Adiel Sam De Jesus
Sports News // October 21, 2012

The 17th UniGames (University Games) will kick off in Bacolod, the capital city of Negros Occidental on October 22, and will end on the 28th. De La Salle University’s sister school, University of St. La Salle, will host this year’s festivities for the tenth time. In 1996, late Lasallian Brother Rolando Dizon and Roger Banzuela…

La Salle locks top spot in first half of the General Championship race
by Joaqui Flores
Sports News // October 20, 2012

After gritting through seven sports events, De La Salle University currently tops the UAAP General Championship tally with 152 points, giving the University a slim eight-point cushion, 152-144, over the defending general champion, University of Santo Tomas. UST has held the GC plum for 14 straight seasons. The University of the Philippines follows at third…

Lady Archers bows to undefeated Tamaraws, places second
by Cayrone Jarett Lim
Sports News // October 12, 2012

The DLSU Lady Archers fell short in its bid to extend the series against perennial champions FEU last October 11, 2012 at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum, 70-66.   With the Tamaraws sitting on a thrice-to-beat advantage, the Lady Archers’ defeat last Sunday placed the squad on a do-or-die situation as the Tams needed one win to…

UAAP: Teng hailed as Rookie of the Year and Mythical Five member
by Joaqui Flores and Cayrone Jarett Lim
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After an impressive rookie campaign, ending with an improved, 9-5, record for the De La Salle Green Archers, Jeron Alvin Teng ended his UAAP bid with the Rookie of the Year and Mythical Team honors last October 11 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.   Posting norms of 16.2 points, 6.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists per…

Sardouk bags Slam Dunk title
by Joaqui Flores
Sports News // October 1, 2012

Team D prospect Ameen Sardouk captured the Sprite Slam Dunk title after showcasing an emphatic between-the-legs dunk during the annual NBA 3X Philippines event last August 19 at the Mall of Asia Music Hall in Pasay City. With current Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez, Lady Cats dancers Cara and Shardia, Stuff and Blush Filipina member…

One step forward: Spiker teams improve UAAP record
by David Antonio Escueta
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The Green and Lady Spikers extended their dominance to the sand courts, barging into the elite four of the UAAP Season 75 Beach Volleyball Tournament held from August 25 to September 8 at the UE Caloocan sand court. Fresh from a 2nd place finish in the Manila leg of the 15th Nestea Beach Volleyball Championship…

UAAP: Shuttlers at third again
by Miguel Luis Gayares
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Last season, the Green and Lady Shuttlers ended the year at third, vowing to make an improvement, but as the Badminton Championships for UAAP Season 75 draws to a close, both teams are left with familiar bronze medals. Both squads failed to even scratch the surface as they faced the top tier teams that had…

La Salle bows down to Ateneo, ends championship bid
by Joaqui Flores and Ronaldo Manzano
Sports News // September 30, 2012

The De La Salle Green Archers ended a championship bid, suffering a 63-66 loss against the Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles last September 29 at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum in the their Final Four semifinal matchup. The defeat ended the Archers’ promising late season, which saw the team barge into the top four after finishing…

Archers prevails against Tamaraws
by David Antonio Escueta and Cayrone Jarett Lim
Sports News // September 27, 2012

The DLSU Green Archers routed the FEU Tamaraws, 69-66 last September 26 to grab the final spot in the Final Four. With the win, the squad has set a duel with the ADMU Blue Eagles this coming Saturday, September 29 at the Araneta Coliseum.   Rebounding feast Norbert Torres and Arnold Van Opstal manned the frontline…