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UAAP: Lady Archers overwhelmed by Lady Tamaraws, 77-55
by Juro Morilla and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 30, 2018

The DLSU Lady Archers absorbed their second loss of the season as they were overpowered by the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 77-55, earlier today at the Blue Eagle Gym. La Salle currently holds a 2-2 win-loss standing while FEU improves to a 4-1 record. Lady Tamaraw Clare Castro tallied the most amount of points in the…


Continuing the Legacy: Senior High Lady Spikers
by Jose Reyes
Sports News // September 27, 2018

A lot of people around the country recognize the players of the Lady Spikers for their success on the court. However, there are other members of the team that should be given recognition, and they are the senior high school trainees. These players aspire to be like one of their “ates” in the coming years,…


UAAP: Green, Lady Woodpushers launch Season 81 campaigns with mixed results
by Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 81 //

The DLSU Woodpushers began their respective UAAP Season 81 campaigns with wins and losses last September 19, 22, and 23, with the Chess Tournament held at the University of Santo Tomas Quadricentennial Pavilion, Sampaloc, Manila.   Day one On the first day of the competition, the DLSU Green Woodpushers fell to the UP Fighting Maroons,…


UAAP: Green Archers outlast UE, 82-72, for second win
by Rain Leoncio and Juro Morilla
UAAP 81 // September 23, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers tallied their second win in a row after a dominant display against the Red Warriors, 82-72, held in the FilOil Flying V Arena. The win gave the Lasallians a 2-1 record which as a result, tying them with Ateneo and FEU for second in the standings. When asked if he was…


UAAP: DLSU Green, Lady Paddlers hope for double championship in Season 81
by Bench Peralta and Raphael Gealogo
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // September 22, 2018

UAAP Season 80 saw mixed results from the DLSU Green and Lady Paddlers. The men’s division finished in fifth place, while the women’s achieved their goal of claiming the UAAP crown for the fourth straight year. With the table tennis tournament right around the corner, the players and head coach Lauro Crisostomo gives a glimpse…


UAAP: DLSU outshoots NU for first victory of the season, 80-76
by Danielle Erika Capule and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 19, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers clinched their first victory in UAAP Season 81 after a tightly contested game against the NU Bulldogs, 80-76, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City. The win gave the Lasallians a 1-1 win-loss record. Aljun Melecio spearheaded the Green-and-White, recording 19 points, while Justine Baltazar chipped in 17…


Word on the street: Favorite moment of the World Cup
by Juro Morilla, Roberto Matibag and Hashir Masood
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The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked-off last June 14 as Russia, the host country for the entire tournament, defeated Saudi Arabia by recording a 5-0 victory. The hype for football’s biggest international tournament lived up to expectations as the goals and last-minute drama thrilled fans all over the world. The spectacle ended on July 15…


Modern sports: Lasallians in competitive League of Legends
by Roberto Matibag and Bench Peralta
Sports Feature // September 18, 2018

Esports or competitive gaming is relatively a new endeavour as it rose to popularity during the 2010s. The number and scope of tournaments has increased significantly, going from about 10 tournaments in 2000 to about 260 in 2010 despite being established before the 21st century. One of the more popular video games played by esport…


Jiggy Taccad: Ushering a new era for the DLSU Dragon Boat team
by Juro Morilla
Sports Feature // September 16, 2018

When Julius Gabriel M. Taccad first joined the DLSU Dragon Boat team during his freshman year, he didn’t imagine that he would have a huge responsibility later in the future. “It was more of trying out something new and finding a home in a new environment.” It was indeed a new setting for Taccad as…


A look back at the best sports moments of 2018 so far
by Gabriel Garcia
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With the year about to approach its final quarter, 2018 has managed to exceed everyone’s expectations with iconic and history defining moments. From competing for individual accolades to representing the flag on an international stage, the world has witnessed yet another breakthrough year for sports. Underdogs emerged on top while giants fell flat, new stars…