Sports
Lady Spikers remain queens of UAAP Volleyball
by Renzo Miguel Mercado and Danielle Erika Capule
Sports Feature // July 1, 2018

After being in the finals for ten consecutive years, the DLSU Lady Spikers achieved a rare three-peat championship at the expense of the Lady Tamaraws. Head coach Ramil De Jesus continues to cement his legacy as one of the best of his era. The strict yet humble mentor stresses the discipline and hard work of…


Abu Tratter: Gilas debut against powerhouse Australia
by Juro Morilla
Sports Feature Student Spotlight // June 30, 2018

With Gilas-Pilipinas down by 16 points at the 3:47 mark of the fourth quarter, head coach Chot Reyes decided to give the big man from De La Salle University his international debut. A loose ball foul on June Mar Fajardo allowed Reyes to shuffle his players as he brought Abu Tratter and Allein Maliksi in…


Helping athletes always: PT Marco
by Brent Guiao and Katrina Mañalac
Sports Feature // June 27, 2018

The life of an athlete does not just consist of the times they are competing on the court, field, or gym. Most of the struggle occurs during practice and days in between. To make sure they compete to their maximum potential, athletes have to make sure that their bodies are healthy and prepared to take…


Muay Thai La Salle
by Jose Reyes and Hashir Masood
Sports Feature //

There are so many popular martial arts sports that can be experienced in DLSU. Taekwondo and Judo are a couple to mention, however, a new martial arts sport has made its way to the public’s attention Muay Thai. Muay Thai, also known as “The Art of Eight Limbs,” is a martial art that originates from…


By the numbers: UAAP Season 80 Second Semester
by Juro Morilla
Sports News // June 24, 2018

DLSU concluded Season 80 at second place after garnering 271 general championship points, 10.5 points short of UST’s total. La Salle has now finished at second place for two consecutive years, while the España-based squad bagged their third general championship in four years. With the second semester sports now over, The LaSallian delves into the…


New-look Green Archers hope to find identity before UAAP
by Roberto Matibag and Bench Peralta
Sports News // June 23, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers’ UAAP Season 80 may have ended on a sour note after losing to their archrivals the ADMU Blue Eagles, but it seems that the Green-and-White are going to come back stronger next season. While many familiar faces have exited the team, a number of new ones are hoping to fill the…


Coach Alvin Ocampo: In the life of Football
by Renzo Miguel Mercado and Juro Morilla
Sports Feature // June 21, 2018

Behind every brilliant team is a brilliant mind. For DLSU Football, assistant coach Alvin Ocampo serves as La Salle’s silent tactician along the sidelines of Hans Smit’s coaching staff. The LaSallian had the chance to sit with the assistant coach of the Football teams to talk about his journey rising through the ranks and how…


FilOil: Green Archers succumb to the Blue Eagles in overtime, 81-75
by Juro Morilla and Bench Peralta
Sports News // June 12, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers ended their elimination round schedule with an 81-75 defeat against archrivals ADMU Blue Eagles earlier today at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan. “We played our best but it’s not good enough yet and we just have to keep grinding in practice,” said former Blue Eaglet Joaqui Manuel. Santi…


FilOil: Green Archers and Blue Eagles set for Independence Day clash
by Juro Morilla
Sports News // June 11, 2018

The DLSU Green Archers will conclude their elimination round schedule in the Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup with a match against archrivals, the ADMU Blue Eagles tomorrow, 4:30 pm, at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan. A victory for the Lasallians will give them a record of eight wins and one loss while…


Former Green Archers stabbed outside BGC night club
by Patrick Quintero and Brent Guiao
Sports News // June 3, 2018

Former Green Archer Jeron Teng, along with former teammates Thomas Torres and Norbert Torres, was stabbed during an altercation outside Early Night? Club in Bonifacio Global City earlier this morning, June 3, as initially reported by Tiebreaker Times. Teng, who now plays for the PBA’s Alaska Aces, was reportedly stabbed in the back with a…