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UAAP: Lady Booters share the spoils against the Golden Tigresses, 2-2
by Rob Matibag, Rain Leoncio and Erinne Ong
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 9, 2019

The first round of eliminations between the DLSU Lady Booters and the UST Golden Tigresses matched the energy expected of a finals rematch as the hot sunny afternoon witnessed a stalemate ending earlier today at the Circulo Verde Football field. Rookie standout Shai Del Campo notched another crafty header to score the second goal of…


UAAP: Green Spikers bounce back at expense of Red Warriors
by Drew Beltran Acierto
Sports News UAAP 81 //

Earlier today, the DLSU Green Spikers ended their losing streak as they breezed through the pesky UE Red Warriors in five sets at the FilOil Flying V Centre, 25-14, 25-10, 23-25, 22-25, 15-12. With the win, the Green Spikers now hold a 2-4 win-loss record. Green Spiker team captain Chris Dumago was dominant on both…


UAAP: Lady Spikers submit to Golden Tigresses, suffer first straight-set loss since 2017
by Raphael Gealogo and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 6, 2019

The DLSU Lady Spikers fell to the UST Golden Tigresses in straight sets earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, 20-25, 22-25, 17-25. After their fifth game of the season, the Taft-based squad currently shares the third spot in the standings with a 3-2 win-loss record together with UST and FEU. In the losing…


UAAP: Green Batters get back in stride, defeat Soaring Falcons, 10-2
by Alfonso Reyes
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 3, 2019

Following two consecutive losses, the DLSU Green Batters rediscovered their championship form earlier today as they defeated the defending champions, the Adamson Soaring Falcons, 10-2, to close out the first round of the tournament at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. For La Salle, rookie pitcher Luis Miñana, together with catcher Anton Rosas, shined brightly as…


UAAP: Lady Spikers suffer first defeat at hands of Lady Maroons
by Drew Beltran Acierto and Arvin Abaniel
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 2, 2019

Earlier today, the DLSU Lady Spikers absorbed their first loss as they stumbled past the UP Lady Maroons in a thrilling five-setter match at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, 25-21, 20-25, 21-25, 25-20, 12-15. Isabel Molde was dominant on both ends of the floor as she led the Lady Maroons with 20 points on 17 attacks…


UAAP: Lady Batters’ drought proves costly against defending champions Adamson
by Jeremiah Dizon and Rob Matibag
Sports News UAAP 81 //

In what has been a one-sided affair, the DLSU Lady Batters failed to produce offense as they faltered against the defending champions, Adamson Lady Falcons, 11-0, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. The team now slides to a 3-3 win-loss record. The first three innings were not in favor of the Green-and-White offensively…


Change of Scenery: UAAP Season 81 second semester venues
by Arvin Abaniel and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 1, 2019

The second half of  UAAP Season 81 has already began and we have already seen several new and familiar faces take center stage in the volleyball, football, lawn tennis, baseball, and softball divisions. While the location of the games of the volleyball, men’s football, baseball, and softball divisions remain constant, the same cannot be said…


UAAP: Tenth inning rally by UST dooms La Salle for second straight loss
by Alfonso Reyes
Sports News UAAP 81 // February 27, 2019

In what looked like a game that was going to be decided by a crucial play, the UST Growling Tigers stunned the Green Batters with a tenth inning surge to hand them their second loss, 10-3. With the win, UST improves to a 3-1 win-loss record while DLSU now sports a 2-2 record with one…


UAAP 81: Lady Spikers dismantle NU in four sets
by Danielle Erika Capule and Raphael Gealogo
Sports News UAAP 81 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers clinched their third consecutive win after dismantling the gutsy NU Lady Bulldogs in four sets, 25-10, 20-25, 27-25, 25-22. May Luna led the team with 14 points on 13 attacks. In the losing effort, Princess Robles managed to score a game-high of 18 points on 17 attacks. With the win, the…


UAAP: DLSU Lady Batters force extension, lose to NU, 5-4
by Drew Beltran Acierto
Sports News UAAP 81 // February 25, 2019

In their fifth game in the UAAP Season 81, the DLSU Lady Batters suffered defeat against the NU Lady Bulldogs, 4-5, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Field. The Lady Batters fall into the team standings with a 3-2 win-loss record.     Hot start and defense heavy The Lady Batters started off hot…