Sports
A professor’s perspective on student-athletes
by Danielle Erika Capule and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports Feature // May 18, 2018

Aside from excelling in the field of sports, student-athletes also have to attend their respective classes. With the tireless efforts they give during games, it is indeed difficult to juggle both academics and training. Although it is an obvious stereotype among student-athletes, some continue to go beyond what is expected of them. The LaSallian sat…


UAAP: Green and Lady Archers participate in first ever UAAP 3×3 tourney
by Juro Morilla and Roberto Matibag
Sports News // May 9, 2018

The inaugural UAAP 3×3 Basketball tournament successfully kicked-off last March 3 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall. It was a one-day event and was introduced as a demonstration sport this Season 80. The tournament ended with the FEU Tamaraws clinching the men’s division title after a 21-13 triumph over the UE Red Warriors…


Busting myths on vegetarianism
by Andrea Punzalan and Katrina Mañalac
Sports Feature // May 3, 2018

Vegans and vegetarians are quite common in terms of their diet but they also have their differences. Vegetarians are people who do not eat any meat, whether it be fish, beef, pork, chicken, or any by-products that have resulted in animal slaughter. Vegans, on the other hand, just like vegetarians, also exclude any form of…


UAAP: Lady Spikers wins third consecutive title after defeating FEU in straight sets
by Danielle Erika Capule and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 80 // May 2, 2018

The DLSU Lady Spikers defended the crown once more this UAAP Season 80 after triumphing over the FEU Lady Tamaraws in straight sets, 26-24, 25-20, 26-24, earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. With the win, La Salle bagged its 11th UAAP Volleyball crown and third consecutive title under head coach Ramil De Jesus. Dawn…


UAAP: DLSU Lady Spikers put down FEU, earns a step closer to the title
by Bench Peralta and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 30, 2018

The DLSU Lady Spikers took game one of the UAAP Women’s Volleyball Finals and are one game away from claiming their 11th championship title after successfully defeating the FEU Lady Tamaraws in three straight sets, 29-27, 25-21, 25-22, last Saturday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Kim Dy led La Salle the victory after contributing 10…


FilOil: Green Archers overwhelm Gilas Cadet, 91-72
by Juro Morilla
FilOil 2018 Sports News // April 28, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers followed up their 82-79 triumph over the UP Fighting Maroons by trouncing the Gilas Pilipinas – Cadet Team, 91-72, yesterday at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan City. “Magandang opportunity para sa amin na very young team, na ayun, mag-compete sa kanila,” said head coach Louie Gonzales after the…


UAAP: Lady Spikers clash with FEU for title
by Danielle Erika Capule and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 //

A new strife will be featured in this year’s UAAP Women’s Volleyball tournament as the FEU Lady Tamaraws will be squaring off against the defending champions, the DLSU Lady Spikers. The Lady Tamaraws ended the season with a 10-4 win-loss card, whereas La Salle topped the standings with a 12-2 slate. A heated rivalry between…


UAAP: La Salle’s campaign ends in the Final Four, loses to UP, 1-0
by Juro Morilla and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 26, 2018

The DLSU Men’s Football Team made their Season 80 exit earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Stadium as the Lasallians succumbed to a 1-0 defeat against the UP Fighting Maroons. Kyle Magdato scored the match’s only goal as he smashed in the ball past the goalkeeper in the 47th minute. It was an impressive run…


UAAP: Lady Woodpushers reclaim title, Green Woodpushers secure podium finish
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 24, 2018

With a handful of graduating players from both divisions, the DLSU Woodpushers ended their respective seasons on a high note. The Lady Woodpushers were crowned champions once again after concluding at second place last year. Meanwhile, their male counterparts redeemed themselves and won second place after falling short against the NU Bulldogs. “Overall, we are…


UAAP: Lady Spikers return to finals after defeating NU in straight sets
by Danielle Erika Capule and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // April 22, 2018

The DLSU Lady Spikers booked their tenth consecutive finals berth after coming away with a 27-25, 25-22, 25-11 victory over the NU Lady Bulldogs, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. Kim Dy led La Salle with 17 points on 15 attacks. Michelle Cobb also brought the Lasallians the offense they needed with three…