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UAAP: Green Batters avenge first round loss to Growling Tigers in dominant fashion, 21-5
by Alfonso Reyes
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 13, 2019

In their third match in the second round of eliminations, the DLSU Green Batters dismantled the UST Growling Tigers, 21-5, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Stadium. With the win, the Green-and-White now share the top of the standings with the ADMU Blue Eagles as both teams sport a 6-2 win-loss record. After convincingly…


Green Gallery: Rookie of the Year Patrick King Perez
by Rob Matibag and Drew Beltran Acierto
Green Gallery Sports Feature UAAP 81 //

Being a student athlete is never easy. Besides training and working on your craft, the daunting requirements that come from various schoolwork will haunt you throughout the semester. Sports Management major Patrick King Perez embraces that concept religiously. The well-experienced athlete has been practicing taekwondo for almost 17 years. He got his black belt last…


Green gallery: Santillan takes on the next step
by Alfonso Reyes and Jeremiah Dizon
Sports Feature // March 12, 2019

Four months after his final game in the UAAP with the DLSU Green Archers, versatile big man Leonard Santillan has been having an eventful post-collegiate career. Suiting up for the Mighty Sports Philippines team in the 2019 Dubai International Basketball Tournament and playing alongside NBA veteran Lamar Odom and PBA champion import Justin Brownlee were…


UAAP: Green Batters prevail over Bulldogs, 8-4, for third consecutive win
by Alfonso Reyes
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 10, 2019

Earlier today, the DLSU Green Batters notched their fifth win of the tournament at the expense of the NU Bulldogs, 8-4, at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Stadium. With the win, the Green-and-White improved to a 5-2 win-loss record, placing them at solo second. Team captain Ignacio Escaño led the team’s charge as he went 4-5…


UAAP: Lady Spikers return to the win column, dismantle Lady Warriors
by Drew Beltran Acierto and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // March 9, 2019

The DLSU Lady Spikers returned to to their winning ways after dismantling the UE Lady Warriors earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre in straight sets, 25-18, 25-20, 25-18. With the win, the Lady Spikers now sport a 4-2 win-loss record. Rookie Jolina Dela Cruz spearheaded the team from Taft after recording 14 points…


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

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…