Sports
Lasallians named to national football team pool for Women’s Asian Cup
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
News Feature Sports News UAAP 79 // March 11, 2017

Amidst the DLSU Women’s Football Team’s spectacular performance so far, a number of its members have also been named to the pool of players for the Philippine Women’s National Team. The Malditas, as they are fondly called, are set to take part in the qualifying round later in April for the upcoming 2018 AFC (Asian…


UAAP: DLSU Women’s Football accomplishes first round sweep, beats FEU, 1-0
by Danielle Erika Capule and Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Women’s Football Team capped off the first round by defeating the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 1-0, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. Kyla Inguig headed home the game-winner at the 85th minute after Irish Navaja produced a superb cross from a free kick on the right wing. The Lasallians’ latest win gives them…


UAAP: Lady Spikers aim to sweep elimination round series with NU Lady Bulldogs
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers will seek a sweep in their elimination round series with the NU Lady Bulldogs in their matchup tomorrow, March 12, at 4 pm in the Smart Araneta Coliseum. La Salle will look to carry momentum from their strong second round opener, where they downed the FEU Lady Tamaraws, 25-5, 25-23, 25-23….


UAAP: DLSU Tennis Teams win Wednesday tilts
by Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 // March 8, 2017

For the first time since Season 77, both the Green Tennisters and the Lady Tennisters were able to pull out victories on the same day versus the NU Bulldogs and UP Lady Maroons, respectively. With both teams winning by scores of 3-2, each team had to fight and claw its way to end up on…


UAAP: Green Batters defeat Blue Eagles, 8-5, keep finals hopes alive
by Brent Guiao
Sports News UAAP 79 //

Not having any margin for error, the DLSU Green Batters were able to get past the first place ADMU Blue Eagles, 8-5, earlier today at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. With the win, La Salle’s hopes of defending its crown remain alive and well for the moment. Diego Lozano led the team as he went…


UAAP: Lady Spikers open second round, take three-set win over FEU
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Lady Spikers bounced back from their loss to the ADMU Lady Eagles after defeating the FEU Lady Tamaraws in straight sets, 25-5, 25-23, 25-23.  La Salle now holds a 6-2 win-loss record and sits in second place, behind ADMU in the standings Aduke Ogunsanya finished with 11 points on five service aces and two…


Extreme sports: The thrill behind the peril
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports Feature //

In every sport comes the feeling of pressure and excitement. The surge of energy to beat the clock winding down, the rush of adrenaline to overtake a leading opponent, or the sudden motivation to perform an incredible move to determine the decisive moment. The instance when the impossible is achieved is what every athlete lives…


UAAP: Green Spikers open second round with straight-set loss to UP
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Green Spikers fell to the UP Fighting Maroons in a straight-match, 25-21, 25-23, 25-17, earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre. The loss gave them 2-6 win-loss standing in the UAAP Season 79 Men’s Volleyball Tournament. The Fighting Maroons were spearheaded by Mark Millete who scored 18 points on 14 attacks and four blocks….


Function versus form: New gyms around Taft
by Patrick Quintero and Andrea Punzalan
Sports News // March 7, 2017

Coming into the New Year, new resolutions and goals are made for the following months, with having a healthy and balanced diet and exercising two of the most common resolutions made each year. De La Salle University at Taft avenue is home to students, athletes, and student-athletes alike. In addition to the slew of various…


By the numbers: UAAP 79 first semester
by Gerard Alde and Dan Jerusalem
Sports News //

After months of grueling battles, UAAP Season 79 has reached its halfway point. DLSU is currently in its bid for its fourth overall General Championship (GC) and is also seeking to earn back-to-back titles. With the team from Taft gearing for another championship, The LaSallian gives an overview of the Green-and-White’s numbers so far this…