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UAAP: Green Spikers edge UE Red Warriors, clinch second win
by Tinsel Joaquin and Andrea Punzalan
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 26, 2017

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Green Spikers defeated the UE Red Warriors in four sets, 25-14, 23-25, 25-21, 25-21. With the win, La Salle improved its standing to a 2-4 record while UE remains winless in the tournament. Arjay Onia led all scorers with 21 points on 19 attacks and…


UAAP: Third straight win in sight for Lady Spikers, face struggling UE
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 25, 2017

Following their contrasting results last February 22, the DLSU Lady Spikers and the UE Lady Warriors will square off tomorrow, February 26, at 2 pm at the FilOil Flying V Centre. The Lady Spikers are coming off a victory over the AdU Lady Falcons, 25-12, 25-16, 25-15, and currently eye a 5-1 win-loss record. The…


UAAP: Lady Batters edge ADMU, 2-1, win second straight
by Jose Rafael Mendoza
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 24, 2017

In a low-scoring affair, the DLSU Lady Batters held on to defeat the ADMU Lady Eagles, 2-1, in their second round matchup in the UAAP Season 79 Softball Tournament. Jamaica Arribas put in another strong performance on the mound, holding ADMU to only one run scored in seven innings to pace the Lady Batters. After…


UAAP: Lady Woodpushers continue to dominate, Green Woodpushers bounce back
by Gerard Alde
Sports News UAAP 79 //

Round six of the UAAP Season 79 Chess Tournament took place last February 19, with the DLSU Lady Woodpushers claiming another victory at the Henry Sy Sr. Hall. DLSU currently sits in first place with 19.5 points. Not far behind are the FEU Lady Tamaraws with 18.5 points. Meanwhile, the AdU Lady Falcons wrap up…


UAAP: La Salle succumbs to FEU, 1-0, goes on a three-game skid
by Renzo Miguel Mercado and Danielle Erika Capule
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 23, 2017

Coming off two consecutive losses, the DLSU Men’s football Team went up against the FEU Tamaraws yesterday in the Moro Lorenzo Field in Ateneo. The Lasallians received another loss as Nicolas Ferrer scored the lone goal of the game with a header at the the 34’ mark. “Even if we lost this game, we gave…


UAAP: Lady Spikers cruise past AdU, take second straight win
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 22, 2017

Earlier today at the FilOil Flying V Centre, the DLSU Lady Spikers cruised past the AdU Lady Falcons in three sets, 25-12, 25-16, 25-15. The Lady Spikers booked their second consecutive victory and now hold a 4-1 win-loss record. Although La Salle capitalized on its height advantage, Dawn Macandili was named player of the game…


UAAP: Lady Spikers face winless AdU, aim for second straight win
by Claro Ignacio Manzano
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 21, 2017

Coming off a straight-set 29-27, 25-16, 25-21, victory over the NU Lady Bulldogs, the DLSU Lady Spikers will look to continue their winning ways at the UAAP Season 79 Women’s Volleyball Tournament. La Salle will square off with the AdU Lady Falcons, who are coming off a 25-19, 25-18, 25-13, loss to the ADMU Lady…


UAAP: DLSU Tennis remains winless after first weekend of play
by Brent Guiao, Renzo Miguel Mercado and Wilhelm Tan
Sports News UAAP 79 //

The DLSU Green Tennisters and Lady Tennisters formally opened their UAAP Season 79 campaign this past weekend, with matches set last February 18 and February 19 at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center. The men put up a valiant effort in their first official tie last Sunday, but fell just short against the ADMU Blue Eagles….


Discovering the lifestyle of a student-athlete
by Juro Morilla and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports Feature // February 20, 2017

Maintaining a balance between academics and personal interests is one of the biggest challenges of staying in college. Daily readings, requirements, and quizzes all build up to the unbearable stress of a term. Extra-curricular activities and responsibilities also add up to the weight of one’s workload. The struggles of a student are often difficult to…


UAAP: Green Batters dominated by ADMU, take second loss of the season
by Brent Guiao and Jose Rafael Mendoza
Sports News UAAP 79 // February 19, 2017

In a rematch of last year’s finals, the DLSU Green Batters were unable to figure out their counterparts as they were defeated by the ADMU Blue Eagles, 13-6, yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Baseball Diamond. Pitching proved to be the team’s biggest problem, as ADMU’s offense was locked in from the very first pitch.  …