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Athlete revisited: Majoy Baron solidifies career

Under the bright lights of the Paco Arena, the towering presence of Mary Joy Baron is seen training intensively with the women’s national volleyball team. Once a player for the DLSU Lady Spikers during her collegiate years, Baron has since entered a new chapter of her career—donning the national colors in several regional meets this…

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Green gallery: Angelica Gaw’s grand UAAP exit

Winning a championship before exhausting their final year of eligibility is the dream of every student-athlete. Not only did De La Salle Taekwondo (DELTA) Poomsae team captain Angelica Gaw cap off her UAAP career with a successful title defense, she also topped it off by being named Season 82’s Most Valuable Player (MVP)—the second player for the Green-and-White to…

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One to lead: UAAP first semester sports team captains

As the first half of UAAP Season 82 came to an end, some of La Salle’s squads have poured out their hearts to represent the school with honor and pride. In every unit, a chosen athlete accepts the challenge of motivating their teammates while steering them toward victory. The role of a team captain varies…

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Athlete revisited: The comeback of Manilla Santos-Ng

The UAAP has been a home to many talented players from all over the country. It is a place where athletes further hone and develop their skills so they may join professional leagues and international competitions in the future.  A force to be reckoned with, Manilla Santos-Ng was one of the fearless athletes that the…

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Dawn of a new era: DLSU rookies take on bigger stage in Season 82

Roster changes are typical in collegiate sports teams, especially as seniors inevitably have to exit the lineup and go on with their lives after graduation. However, new faces enter the scene to fill in their positions and spark new beginnings for each team. After showing off their athleticism during their high school careers, several young…

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UAAP: De La Salle Taekwondo Poomsae defends title, Kyurogi clinches second and fourth

The De La Salle Taekwondo (DELTA) Poomsae team rose above all other teams as they clinched the championship once more in the recently concluded UAAP Season 82 Taekwondo and Poomsae Tournament held last October 14 to 18 at the Ateneo Blue Eagle Gym.  Meanwhile, the DELTA Kyurogi Men’s team greatly improved this season as they…

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UAAP: Lady Archers halt losing skid at expense of archrivals Lady Eagles, 62-53

The DLSU Lady Archers triumphed against their archrivals, the ADMU Lady Eagles, 62-53, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. With the win, the Green-and-White stopped their losing streak and improved to a 4-5 win-loss standing.  La Salle’s Charmaine Torres outscored all players from both squads with 17 points, in addition to providing eight…

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UAAP: DELTA Poomsae, Kyorugi eye gold for Season 82

A new UAAP season will begin once again for the De La Salle Taekwondo (DELTA) team. Combining both continuous training and relentless determination, the DELTA team is a force to be reckoned with this Season 82. The LaSallian sits down with team captains Angelica Gaw, Kyle Arsenal, and Shannelle Romuar to discuss the plans and…

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UAAP: Green Spikers suffer loss streak, Lady Spikers stay spotless in beach volleyball tourney

The third and fourth day of the UAAP Season 82 Beach Volleyball Tournament at the Sands at SM by the Bay saw opposite results for the DLSU Green and Lady Spikers. The Green Spikers encountered the NU Bulldogs, the FEU Tamaraws, and the UST Growling Tigers, and lost to all three opponents. Meanwhile, the Lady…

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UAAP: Green Archers dominate Growling Tigers, 92-77, to end first round

The DLSU Green Archers wrapped up the first round of the UAAP Season 82 Men’s Basketball Tournament on a high note as they overwhelmed the UST Growling Tigers, 92-77, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. The Green-and-White improves to a 3-4 win-loss record heading into the second round of eliminations. Encho Serrano bested…