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Late-game woes derail La Salle’s comeback attempts over Ateneo
by Joaqui Flores
Sports News // July 29, 2012

A sense of hope spread through the sea of green shirts after Jed  Manguera’s trifecta shot swished through the rim. Unfortunately, that was to be their last hurrah.   After a heart-breaking loss following the one against the FEU Tamaraws, the DLSU Green Archers suffered yet another setback as they stumbled in their 71-61 defeat…


UAAP: Revilla-less Archers absorbs first loss against Tamaraws
by Joaqui Flores and Adiel Sam De Jesus
Sports News // July 23, 2012

Disappointment filled the air as Almond Vosotros’ desperate, supposedly game-winning, three clanked off the rim as the DLSU Green Archers, playing without team captain LA Revilla, fell short in their heartbreaking 48-46 loss at the expense of the Far Eastern University Tamaraws last July 22 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.   Mac…


OSD in full throttle for a new academic year
by Adiel Sam De Jesus
Sports News // July 22, 2012

The Office of Sports Development (OSD) has finished all preparations and is now set to back all athletes who will don the jerseys of Green-and-White. Down by only 20 points in last year’s UAAP General Championship, the La Salle armada is now off to come back to grab its first General Championship (GC). OSD Director…


Reformed Archers chases final four glory
by Tim Alejandro and Joaqui Flores
Sports News //

Running defenders, long-cutting passes, staggered screens, and agile ball movement are the ingredients of La Salle’s recipe for success during the Pumaren era. Every team before knew that the Archers are experts in wearing teams down via the full court press, which breaks the rhythm of opposing teams. Archers’ mentor Franz Pumaren delivered the famous…


Green and Lady Paddlers seek dominance
by Brian Lance Tamayao
Sports News //

Following a couple of top three finishes last season, the Green and Lady Paddlers are looking to regroup to wrest the Season 75 UAAP Table Tennis championship. The Green Paddlers are hoping to rebound from a third place finish last season behind UST and FEU. The team roster is still intact this season despite a…


UAAP: Green Archers escapes Red Warriors for solo lead
by Adiel Sam De Jesus
Sports News // July 20, 2012

In unfamiliar territory no more is the DLSU Green Archers after its win over the UE Red Warriors. July 19 at the Big Dome, and the hot start of the Taft squad was marked. Their 67-59 escape brings them ahead of all the competing UAAP schools, with their 2-0 record. Struggles, competencies It was an…


LDSC – Street sets arrows to Vegas
by Jerome Alvarez and Jess Gusayko
Sports News // July 19, 2012

  “Why do you dance?” LSDC – Street has only one general answer. To inspire. Approximately 1,066 avid spectators were mesmerized last July 13 as they witnessed a glimpse of the 11th World Hip Hop Dance Championships, as Philippine representative La Salle Dance Company (LSDC) – Street Megacrew took the Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium by storm…


UAAP: Teng’s late game heroics tows Archers in season opener
by Joaqui Flores
Sports News // July 16, 2012

When times get tough, clutch players rise to the occasion. Reminiscent of his FilOil preseason dagger trey over Kiefer Ravena, rookie Archer Jeron Teng does it again in crunch time by hitting a tough floater over the outstretched defense of the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons for a 73-68 win last July 15 at…


Injury cripples Archers’ lineup
by Jerome Alvarez and JC Gonzales
Sports News // June 24, 2012

The Green Archers’ offseason bid has been riddled with health problems and concerns, forcing some familiar faces to the sidelines and the bleachers. The Taft-based squad, who are in their rebuilding era, has encountered problems with team chemistry, rotation and play adjustments because of an incomplete bench, which the injuries caused. Starting center Arnold Van…


On advantageous hiatus
by Jess Gusayko and Vrigette Vuelba
Sports News //

One may think that the off-season is vacation time for most of the UAAP teams. Some squads, however, have chosen to utilize their summer break to advance and hone their skills in preparation for the upcoming UAAP season.   Beach Volleyball: Sand skirmish First time partners Wensh Tiu and Kim Fajardo experienced their first bridesmaids…