Sports
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
Sports Feature //

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…


Jordan Bartlett: Making the Switch
by Danielle Erika Capule and Rain Leoncio
Sports Feature UAAP 81 // September 13, 2018

Jordan Bartlett, a Business Management major, is one of the Green Archers’ prized recruits this offseason. While he has to sit out this Season 81, the transferee is eager to prove his potential in his first season for DLSU. Bartlett began playing in the UAAP last Season 80 with the National University Bulldogs in which…


Certain sports moved to first semester for Season 81
by Raphael Gealogo and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 12, 2018

The UAAP Season consists of two parts, the first and second semester. The first semester usually starts on September and ends in December, while the second half runs spans from February to May. Last season, Basketball, Badminton, Beach Volleyball, Taekwondo, Judo, Table Tennis, and Swimming were all played in the first fraction of the season….


UAAP: Green Archers lose heartbreaker to FEU Tamaraws, 68-61
by Danielle Erika Capule and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 9, 2018

With the beginning of Season 81, the DLSU Green Archers faced the FEU Tamaraws and experienced their first loss of the season, 68-61, last September 9, at the SM MOA Arena. Team captain Kib Montalbo was not fazed about the results of the game and stated that this is just the beginning. He also added…


UAAP: Lady Archers open campaign anew with triumph over the Lady Falcons, 72-57
by Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 81 //

The DLSU Lady Archers were victorious in their first game of Season 81 as they dominated the AdU Lady Falcons, 72-57, earlier today at the Blue Eagle Gym. “We want to start the tournament with a win to build up confidence coming into our next games. So it’s a very good win for us. I…


UAAP: Green Archers prepared to make a comeback in Season 81
by Danielle Erika Capule and Bench Peralta
Sports News UAAP 81 // September 8, 2018

The UAAP Season 80 Men’s Basketball tournament concluded with the highly anticipated finals rematch between the DLSU Green Archers and the ADMU Blue Eagles. The Green-and-White battled their archrivals in three tightly contested games, and was a game away from winning the crown when they lost the deciding game to Ateneo, who took the basketball…


UAAP: Lady Archers ready to bounce back from disappointing season
by Juro Morilla and Katrina Mañalac
Sports News UAAP 81 //

With reports from Dab Castañeda   The past three years have been painful for the DLSU Lady Archers as they lost a twice-to-beat advantage to the ADMU Lady Eagles in the playoff step-ladder format back in Season 78, got swept by the NU Lady Bulldogs in the championship round of Season 79, and bowed out…


Animo Rally 2018: #4LaSalleYan
by Danielle Erika Capule and Cristina Francia
Sports News UAAP81 // September 4, 2018

As a new season begins, the numerous athletes that will compete and represent the Green-and-White for the upcoming 81st edition of the UAAP showcased themselves during the Animo Rally 2018 last September 4, at the 9th floor of the Enrique Razon Sports Complex. The theme for this year’s Animo Rally is centered on the hashtag…


Moment of the Year: Lady Shuttlers end eight-year drought
by Katrina Mañalac and Jose Reyes
Sports Feature // August 24, 2018

It has been more than eight months since the Lady Shuttlers claimed their championship after facing the UP Lady Maroons at the Rizal Memorial Badminton Hall. The team was declared champions after eight long years when Season MVP Nicole Albo outmatched Ann Maranon in the final match. The LaSallian caught up with Albo and looked…