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UAAP: Lady Spikers seek to clinch Final Four spot against UE
by Patrick Quintero
Sports New UAAP 79 // March 24, 2017

The DLSU Lady Spikers will seek to clinch a Final Four berth as they face the struggling UE Lady Warriors after a straight-set rout of the UP Lady Maroons last Sunday, March 19. So far, UE has only managed to win one out of all of its 10 games this season. The Lady Warriors are…


Staying on green pastures: Green Hills trio brings influence to DLSU
by Brent Guiao
Sports Feature UAAP 79 // March 20, 2017

Coming off a winless campaign in UAAP Season 78, the DLSU Green Tennisters entered this season looking for redemption and acclaim. Though they were not able to bring home the trophy, the team was still able to finish at a very respectable third place, only behind the UE Red Warriors and UST Growling Tigers. In…


UAAP: DLSU Men’s Football Team notches second straight win, defeats UE, 2-0
by Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 19, 2017

The DLSU Men’s Football Team established its first winning streak of the season by defeating the UE Red Warriors, 2-0, earlier today in the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium. Marcus Garcia scored the only goal of the first half as he slotted the ball in at the 26th minute. Jose Montelibano added another goal at the…


UAAP: Lady Spikers rout UP in straight sets, avenge first round defeat
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers avenged their first round defeat to the UP Lady Maroons after taking a 27-25, 25-11, 25-17 victory earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. MaJoy Baron finished with a game-high of 16 points on three blocks and six aces, three of which were delivered consecutively. Tin Tiamzon, Kim Kianna Dy,…


UAAP: Green Spikers beat AdU in four sets, improve record to 4-6
by Tinsel Joaquin and Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 79 //

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Spikers beat the AdU Soaring Falcons in four sets, 27-29, 25-22, 25-21, 25-18. With La Salle’s victory, the Green-and-White was able to improve to a 4-6 win-loss record while AdU holds a 2-8 standing. Arjay Onia was dominant on both ends of the court, recording 19…


UAAP: La Salle, UP square off anew in women’s volleyball
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 18, 2017

The remaining games in the elimination round will be more crucial than ever with teams vying for a place in the Final Four. The DLSU Lady Spikers will square off anew with the UP Lady Maroons as the prior will seek to build on its 7-2 win-loss standing and stretch their winning streak to three…


UAAP: DLSU Men’s Football prevails over AdU, 2-0, starts second round strong
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 17, 2017

The DLSU Men’s Football Team opened the second round of the UAAP Season 79 Football Tournament with a 2-0 win against the AdU Soaring Falcons yesterday at the Moro Lorenzo field in Ateneo. Nicko Villacin delivered the first goal of the game with a header at the 67th minute while Jed Diamante sealed the game for…


UAAP: Green Tennisters claim podium finish, Lady Tennisters stumble
by Wilhelm Tan, Renzo Miguel Mercado and Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 16, 2017

The DLSU Tennisters capped off UAAP Season 79 in contrasting fashion. The Green Tennisters finished the season with a 5-5 win-loss record, settling for third in the league, a massive improvement from last year’s winless campaign. Meanwhile, the Lady Tennisters found themselves at the bottom of the team standings with a 1-7 record. It was…


UAAP: Green, Lady Batters fail to make postseason
by Brent Guiao and Jose Rafael Mendoza
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 15, 2017

The defending champions, the DLSU Green Batters, were unable to defend their crown as their 6-4 win-loss record was not enough to get them a spot in the UAAP Season 79 Baseball Tournament finals. It is a disappointing finish for a team that expected nothing less than a repeat of last year’s success. It was…


Tin Tiamzon optimistic in adjustment process, seeks consistency
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 13, 2017

With the DLSU Lady Spikers losing a number of veterans to graduation, it is up to the remaining holdovers of La Salle to keep the crown in Taft. Tin Tiamzon captained DLSU to a third place finish in the UAAP Season 79 Beach Volleyball Tournament last 2016 and has established herself as a starter in…