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UAAP: Lady Spikers drop to third, Green Spikers maintain seventh place
by Tinsel Joaquin and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 17, 2016

The UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament, which was held on October 1 to 3 and 7 to 9 at the MOA Sands by the Bay, saw different teams rise and fall from their previous rankings. For the DLSU Green Spikers and Lady Spikers, the six-day tournament was a long and arduous trial as they…


UAAP: Green Shuttlers fall short of podium finish, Lady Shuttlers settle for third
by Jose Rafael Mendoza and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Shuttlers were determined to take back the title in this year’s UAAP Season 79 Badminton Tournament. Despite the numerous adjustments on pairings, the Green Shuttlers concluded the season in fourth place. On the other hand, the Lady Shuttlers settled for third place despite holding a twice-to-beat advantage versus the ADMU Lady Eagles in…


UAAP: Green, Lady Paddlers open second round on a positive note
by Gio Gloria
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 16, 2016

Despite typhoon Karen looming, DLSU’s table tennis teams came out with even better performances as compared to last weekend in the second round of the UAAP Season 79 Table Tennis Tournament, which happened last Saturday at the Blue Eagle Gym. The DLSU Lady Paddlers continued their unbeaten run while the Green Paddlers concluded the day…


UAAP: Teng’s return sparks La Salle win over UP
by Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 15, 2016

The DLSU Green Archers edged the UP Fighting Maroons, 78-72, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Jeron Teng, who was back in action after missing two games proved to be the spark for La Salle on head coach Aldin Ayo’s birthday. “A win is a win siyempre,” said Teng after the game. “When we review…


UAAP: DLSU looks to stay perfect against streaking UP
by Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 14, 2016

The DLSU Green Archers will look to push their unbeaten run this season to nine games as they take on the UP Fighting Maroons in the second round of eliminations. Currently holding a 3-6 win-loss record, it is easy to overlook the Fighting Maroons. Fresh off back-to-back wins against the ADMU Blue Eagles and AdU…


UAAP: Green, Lady Paddlers finish first round with mixed results
by Gio Gloria and Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 11, 2016

Both the DLSU Green Paddlers and Lady Paddlers began their respective quests to defend last season’s UAAP Table Tennis Championships in the first round of this year’s tournament last October 8 and 9 at the Blue Eagle Gym in Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City.   The Lady Paddlers remain this season’s team to beat as they…


UAAP: Green Archers survive gritty AdU, remain unbeaten
by Jose Rafael Mendoza
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 9, 2016

In a match between final four contenders, the DLSU Green Archers survived another difficult test, defeating the AdU Soaring Falcons, 86-79, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. Kib Montalbo played the hero in the waning moments of the fourth quarter, scoring a late three-point shot with 46.7 seconds left to seal the victory….


UAAP: Lady Shuttlers fall to ADMU, settle for third place
by Jose Rafael Mendoza and Renz Lucas
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The battle for a spot in the finals of the UAAP Season 79 Badminton Tournament happened yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Badminton Hall, as the DLSU Lady Shuttlers faced their bitter rivals, the ADMU Lady Eagles, in a winner-take-all semi-final match. Prior to the game, ADMU forced the rubber match and negated second-seed La Salle’s…


UAAP: Green Archers shoot for searing second-round start, face AdU Soaring Falcons
by Jose Rafael Mendoza
Sports News UAAP 79 // October 8, 2016

Fresh off an emphatic 97-81 win over their archrivals, the ADMU Blue Eagles, the DLSU Green Archers open the second round of the UAAP Season 79 Men’s Basketball Tournament against the AdU Soaring Falcons. With head coach Aldin Ayo back from a one-game suspension, the Green Archers will look to pick up where they left…


UAAP: Lady Spikers fall to FEU Lady Tamaraws, settle for third place
by Danielle Erika Capule
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The run to defend the Beach Volleyball championship ended prematurely for the DLSU Lady Spikers. Ernestine Tiamzon and reserve player Kim Fajardo were defeated by the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 17-21, 15-21, in the semifinals of the UAAP Season 79 Women’s Beach Volleyball Tournament held at the MOA Sands by the Bay. Coming off three consecutive wins…