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FilOil: Green Archers brush off stagnant start, pesky defense to record victory against Red Lions

After a third-quarter comeback, the DLSU Green Archers secured their second win in the FilOil EcoOil Preseason Cup with a victory against the SBU Red Lions, 61-53, at the FilOil EcoOil Center earlier today, July 31. Michael Phillips led the Green and White with 14 points and 19 rebounds, followed by CJ Austria who pitched…

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DLSU Viridis Arcus triumphant in CONQuest 2022 championships

With the growing gaming culture and popularity of esports, the CONQuest Festival 2022 prepared a two-day event at the SMX Convention Center where Filipino gamers and enthusiasts were granted an experience of a lifetime. CONQuest also saw special appearances from influential gaming creators and the intense competition of the AcadArena Alliance Games. DLSU Viridis Arcus’…

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FilOil: Green Archers cruise past Tamaraws with a convincing victory on opening day

The DLSU Green Archers opened their FilOil EcoOil Preseason Cup with an emphatic win against the FEU Tamaraws, 65-49, at the FilOil EcoOil Centre earlier today, July 23. Bright Nwankwo led  DLSU in scoring as he posted 14 points, while bigman Michael Phillips anchored the paint by recording a double-double with 12 points and 11…

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Filipinas bag maiden AFF crown, outlast Asian powerhouse Thailand, 3-0.

The Philippine Women’s National Football Team won their first ever title after emerging victorious over Thailand, 3-0, in the 2022 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Women’s Championship Finals at the Rizal Memorial Stadium earlier tonight, July 17. Jessika Cowart, Katrina Guillou, and Sarina Bolden each scored a goal in the Philippines’ momentous effort. Bolden capped her…

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Filipinas thrash reigning champion Vietnam, book ticket to 2022 AFF Finals

The Philippine Women’s National Football Team earned a spot in the 2022 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Women’s Championship Finals after routing defending champions Vietnam, 4-0, at the Rizal Memorial Stadium earlier tonight, July 15. Sarina Bolden scored a brace in the second half to lead the team, while Hali Long and Tahnai Annis each added…

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Behind the beat, Animo Squad rallies on

Training is a prime factor for athletes, enabling them to boost their skills, carry out their goals, and polish up on their craft. The pandemic brought many sports to a halt, affecting how athletes interacted with one another. Despite the limitations, online training has persisted. Estelle Cerutti (III, BS-MKT) and Mico Sillo (IV, AB-BHS), members…

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Green Gallery: Encho Serrano takes the leap

Known for his dynamic finishes and steady defense, Encho Serrano has proven himself to be an integral cog for the DLSU Green Archers after playing for two UAAP seasons. Embracing his role in a stacked backcourt, the 5’11” cager averaged 9.14 points, 3.43 rebounds, and 1.71 assists in Season 82. Now onto the next stage…

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Jumping over barriers with obstacle course racing

American Ninja Warrior, the obstacle course television show, has garnered massive popularity over the past decade, sparking interest in the ever-growing sport of Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) over the last few years. The Filipino’s talent has proven that they can make it big in the sport and be the foundation for OCR’s immense potential. Competitors…

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On a bigger stage: Azkals finish strong in historic World Cup qualifiers berth

Despite exiting from the World Cup contention, the Azkals clinched a ticket to the third round of the Asian Cup qualifiers in what was hailed as their strongest qualifying berth in history, finishing with their highest group stage tally of 11 points, placing behind China and Syria. Goalkeeper Bernd Schipmann shares to The LaSallian his…

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No limits: Filipino Olympians’ journey during a pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has halted every sporting event that was set to happen in the past two years, including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Fortunately, the 2020 Summer Olympic Games are due to take place on the rescheduled date of July 23 to August 8 this year. With the delays given to the qualification process coupled…