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Halftime Thoughts: When will sporting federations and associations straighten up?

There are several factors that cause our national teams in volleyball and basketball to fail to succeed despite their talents.

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FilOil: Green Archers’ whopping 62 bench points versus Blazers propel them to semifinals spot

The DLSU Green Archers advance to the semifinals of the 2022 FilOil EcoOil Preseason Cup after defeating the CSB Blazers, 83-74, at the FilOil EcoOil Centre today, August 23. Despite the Blazers’ attempts at putting up a tough battle, DLSU’s tenacious defense and stellar ball movement propelled them to outlast their cross-street neighbors. Kevin Quiambao…

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FilOil: Green Archers pull away in the second half to win their sixth-straight game

The DLSU Green Archers won their sixth straight game to remain undefeated in the 2022 FilOil EcoOil Preseason Cup as they prevailed over the JRU Heavy Bombers, 74-62. Despite struggling to find their groove in the first half, the Green Archers showcased why they continue to be one of the favorites in this tournament.  Deschon…

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Halftime Thoughts: Filipino first

While some fans believe that sports should not be an oulet for politics, different athletes across the world have fought this stigma.

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UAAP: Lady Spikers sweep Blue Eagles in Final Four encounter, book Finals matchup against undefeated Lady Bulldogs

In a highly anticipated Final Four match, the DLSU Lady Spikers defeated archrivals ADMU Blue Eagles in straight sets, 25-19, 25-20, 25-23, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena earlier today, June 16. The win allowed the Green and White to enter the UAAP Women’s Volleyball Finals for the first time since 2018. Star rookie…

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UAAP: Lady Spikers overpower Golden Tigresses in critical four-set victory, rank solo second

The DLSU Lady Spikers garnered their eighth win in the second round with a four-set victory that demoralized the UST Golden Tigresses, 25-23, 25-17, 22-25, 25-8, earlier today, June 2, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.  La Salle orchestrated a well-balanced offense with Leila Cruz leading the scoring barrage with 15 points, 13 of…

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Asa Miller, the Filipino skier braving the slopes of the Winter Olympics

As the only Filipino representative in the Winter Olympics, Asa Miller is proud to carry the flag on skiing’s global stage.

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UAAP: Lady Spikers record first defeat in Season 84 against streaking Lady Bulldogs

The DLSU Lady Spikers suffered their first drubbing of the season against the NU Lady Bulldogs in three straight sets, 22-25, 15-25, 19-25, earlier today, May 10, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.  DLSU’s outside hitter Alleiah Malaluan scored 10 points, followed by Jolina Dela Cruz who posted eight points coming from six spikes…

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UAAP: Green Archers suffer heartbreaking loss against Fighting Maroons on the brink of the Finals

The DLSU Green Archers fell to the UP Fighting Maroons in a hard-fought contest earlier tonight, 78-74. This loss sees the Taft-based squad out of contention for the UAAP Season 84 crown. The Fighting Maroons advanced to the Finals where they will go against the ADMU Blue Eagles. Deschon Winston led the Green Archers, scoring…

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UAAP: Nelle’s superb performance drives Green Archers to victory over the Fighting Maroons

In their first Final Four match after two seasons, the third-seeded DLSU Green Archers triumphed over the second-seeded UP Fighting Maroons to inch closer to their first Finals berth in nearly five years after defeating UP by three, 83-80, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, earlier today, May 4. DLSU’s primary playmaker Evan Nelle…