UAAP: Lady Spikers aim for six wins in a row versus AdU
by Gio Gloria
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 31, 2017

With two games left in their schedule, the DLSU Lady Spikers continue to ramp up their preparations for the crucial stages of their title defense. Tomorrow, the Lady Spikers will look to extend their perfect second-round run against the winless AdU Soaring Falcons. Having already secured the twice-to-beat advantage with a victory in their last…

UAAP: DLSU Men’s Football gets back to winning ways, trounces NU, 1-0
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Men’s Football team prevailed over the NU Bulldogs to remain undefeated in the second round of the UAAP Season 79 Men’s Football Tournament yesterday at the Moro Lorenzo field in Ateneo. Nace Gonzales provided the winning goal for the Lasallians with a spectacular finish coming from a cross from Marcus Garcia during the…

UAAP: Growling Tigers outlast Green Spikers in five sets
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 29, 2017

The DLSU Green Spikers bowed to the UST Growling Tigers in a five-set thriller, 28-30, 25-23, 25-20, 16-25, 15-11. As a result, La Salle now holds a 4-8 win-loss card. Leading UST in scoring was Manuel Medina with 15 points on 13 attacks and two aces. Jerico Jose, Jayvee Sumagaysay, and team captain Arnold Bautista…

UAAP: Lady Spikers sweep UST, book twice-to-beat advantage
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers booked their fifth consecutive victory after defeating the UST Golden Tigresses in straight sets, 25-23, 25-22, 25-21. Desiree Cheng led the way for the Lasallians and was named player of the game with 13 points on nine attacks and three service aces. Despite leaving the match in the early stages of…

UAAP: Lady Woodpushers forge tie for first, Green Woodpushers remain in fifth
by Gio Gloria and Gerard Alde
Sports News UAAP 79 //

DLSU’s teams finished with contrasting results in the 11th and 12th rounds of the UAAP Season 79 Chess Tournament, which was held in the Quadricentennial Pavilion in the UST and the Henry Sy Sr. Hall in DLSU last March 25 and 26, respectively. With the FEU Lady Tamaraws looking to break away, the Lady Woodpushers…

UAAP: Lady Spikers seek fifth consecutive victory, face UST
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 //

Coming off a virtuoso performance against the UE Lady Warriors, the DLSU Lady Spikers will look to further build on its momentum versus the UST Golden Tigresses and extend their winning streak to five games. La Salle currently holds a 9-2 win-loss record and is one game behind the first seed ADMU Lady Eagles. Meanwhile, the…

UAAP: DLSU Men’s Football, FEU battle to a 1-all stalemate
by Danielle Erika Capule
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 26, 2017

The DLSU Men’s Football Team played the FEU Tamaraws to a 1-all draw yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. The first goal of the game came from Tamaraw Alex Rayos at the 34th minute while Juan Siggaoat of La Salle leveled the score at the 52′ mark off a Noel Brago free kick. First half…

UAAP: DLSU Women’s Football seals come from behind victory over FEU, 2-1
by Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 25, 2017

The DLSU Women’s Football Team kicked off its second round campaign with a come-from-behind win against the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 2-1, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. Portia Acibar scored the first goal of the game at the 23rd minute with a long distance shot while Kyra Dimaandal came away as the hero for…

UAAP: Lady Spikers overwhelm UE, secure Final Four berth
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers secured a spot in the Final Four after overpowering the UE Lady Warriors, 25-16-25-15, 25-9. Desiree Cheng willed La Salle to victory with 10 points on nine attacks and a service ace. Veterans MaJoy Baron and Kim Fajardo added in 9 points apiece with the former recording three blocks and the latter…

UAAP: Bulldogs edge Green Spikers in five-set thriller
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Green Spikers were outlasted by the NU Bulldogs in a thrilling five-set match, 25-23, 19-25, 25-15, 20-25, 16-14, earlier at the FilOil Flying V Centre. The result gives them a 4-7 win-loss record. Bryan Bagunas spearheaded the Bulldogs after scoring 21 points on 18 attacks and three service aces. He was followed by…