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UAAP: DLSU Green Spikers settle for bronze finish, bow down to defending champs NU Bulldogs in four sets

In their second straight appearance in the Final Four, the DLSU Green Spikers suffered a gruesome end to their inspiring campaign as they fell to the three-time defending champions NU Bulldogs, 23-25, 25-22, 22-25, 21-25, earlier today, May 8, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Despite a heartbreaking end to their season, JM Ronquillo managed to…

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UAAP: Lady Spikers end laudable title defense in a thrilling replica of S81 denial by redemption-filled Golden Tigresses

After playing their hearts out in a nostalgic Season 81 five-set thriller, the DLSU Lady Spikers bowed down to the redemption-driven UST Golden Tigresses,  20-25, 25-16, 20-25, 25-19, 7-15, failing to defend their championship title in the UAAP Season 86 Women’s Volleyball Tournament earlier tonight, May 5, at the SM Mall of Asia Area.  Despite…

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UAAP: Lady Booters close elimination round with emphatic late-game victory over Fighting Maroons, 3-2

Looking to end the elimination round with an emphatic win heading into the Finals, the DLSU Lady Booters’ late-match comeback allowed them to thwart the UP Fighting Maroons, 3-2, earlier tonight, May 4, at the UP Diliman Football Pitch. Early-game dramatics UP was quick to strike, with Isabella Dumada-og finding the back of the net…

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UAAP: Lady Spikers unable to avenge Round One loss despite Canino’s return, succumb to Golden Tigresses in four sets

The DLSU Lady Spikers fell to the fiery UST Golden Tigresses in a four-set heartbreaker,  25-22, 23-25, 16-25, 15-25, failing to secure a twice-to-beat advantage as they head toward the Final Four of the UAAP Season 86 Women’s Volleyball Tournament standing at third seed.  Angeline Poyos led the ambush of the Tigresses in their victory…

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UAAP: Green Booters fold against aggressive Red Warriors in second-half meltdown, 2-1

In a crucial match that would boost their Final Four hopes, the DLSU Green Booters tragically fell to the sixth-seeded UE Red Warriors, 2-1, earlier tonight, April 21, at the UP Diliman Football Pitch.   Christian Peñalosa scored an equalizer for the Green-and-White in the 73rd minute but was neutralized by Keith Hermoso’s game-winning goal that…

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PINOYLIGA: Green Archers cage gutsy Bulldogs in Pinoyliga Collegiate Cup opener, 81-69

The DLSU Green Archers delivered a statement performance to open their campaign in the third season of the Pinoyliga Collegiate Cup, tranquilizing the gutsy NU Bulldogs, 81-69, earlier today, April 20, at the Amoranto Sports Complex.  Raven Cortez led the way for the reigning UAAP champions, notching 19 points on perfect shooting paired with six…

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UAAP: Green Spikers complete Round Two redemption tour against Bulldogs after four-set thriller

The complete opposite of their Round One confrontation—the DLSU Green Spikers leashed the NU Bulldogs in four sets, 25-19, 25-18, 31-33, 27-25, earlier today, April 14, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. Now possessing an 8-3 record, the team from Taft’s aspirations for a top-two finish in the standings are alive and well as…

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UAAP: Green Spikers crumble in a four-set heated matchup against NU Bulldogs

Despite blitzing a third-set comeback, the DLSU Green Spikers fell devastatingly short of conquering the NU Bulldogs, yielding in four sets, 20-25, 16-25, 25-23, 21-25, earlier today, March 16, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. JM Ronquillo’s leadership on the floor was unwavering as he guided the Green Spikers with 22 points on 19 attacks in…

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UAAP 85 Athlete of the Year Xiandi Chua makes waves at successful SEA Games stint

Following an outstanding stint last UAAP Season 85, Xiandi Chua was selected to showcase her talent on a larger platform, representing the Philippines in the 32nd SEA Games.

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UAAP: Lady Spikers make light work of Blue Eagles, shooting them down in straight sets

After an eye-opening five-set loss against the UST Golden Tigresses last weekend, the DLSU Lady Spikers demolished their long-time rivals, the ADMU Blue Eagles, in straight sets, 25-12, 25-22, 25-19, earlier today, March 2, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.  Leading them to victory was Player of the Game Thea Gagate who scored 15…