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FilOil: Green Archers survive Soaring Falcons’ hot shooting with efficient paint offense for back-to-back wins, 80-72

The DLSU Green Archers earned their second victory of the FilOil EcoOil 17th Preseason Cup Elimination Round after showcasing their resilience against the AdU Soaring Falcons in an exhilarating UAAP offseason matchup, 80-72, earlier tonight, May 22, at the FilOil EcoOil Centre in San Juan City. In the win, Jonnel Policarpio was honored as the…

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FilOil: Green Archers escape Growling Tigers’ third-quarter scare, clinch maiden win, 68-61

The DLSU Green Archers avenged their opening day loss in the FilOil EcoOil Preseason Cup with a bounce-back win over the UST Growling Tigers, 68-61, earlier tonight, May 17, at the FilOil EcoOil Centre in San Juan City. Player of the Game Kevin Quiambao once again inspired a Green Archers win, posting 13 points and…

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FilOil: Green Archers falter against defending champions Fighting Maroons in gritty season opener, 89-77

The DLSU Green Archers were outgunned by the formidable UP Fighting Maroons in a heated UAAP Finals rematch in the FilOil EcoOil 17th Preseason Cup Elimination Round, 89-77, earlier tonight, May 11, at the FilOil EcoOil Centre in San Juan, Manila. In the valiant effort, reigning UAAP Finals MVP Kevin Quiambao chipped in 15 points,…

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UAAP: Late free-kick deals Lady Booters Finals defeat against Lady Tamaraws

The DLSU Lady Booters were unable to dethrone the FEU Lady Tamaraws for the second year in a row, 2-1, earlier tonight, May 10, at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. Staying in the game Coming into the match as heavy underdogs, the Lady Booters braced themselves for relying on the counter to power their attack. However,…

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PBA D-LEAGUE: EcoOil La Salle completed the historic three-peat and crushed the CEU Scorpions in Game Two

The EcoOil La Salle annihilated the CEU Scorpions, 96-66, in Game Two of the best-of-three series in the PBA D-League Aspirants Cup, completing their campaign for a historic three-peat yesterday, May 9, at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig. Mike Phillips was awarded the Most Valuable Player (MVP) accolade, in which he averaged a double-double…

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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: Green Archers complete title defense for second 3×3 Basketball championship, Lady Archers earn first-ever podium finish in the tournament

Following successful outings in the UAAP Season 86 3×3 Basketball Elimination Round, the DLSU Green and Lady Archers earned podium finishes in their respective divisions last Sunday, May 5, at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay Activity Center. The Men’s team completed a seven-point comeback in a triumphant win over the UE Red Warriors in the…

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UAAP: Green Archers sweep Elimination Round to get top seed, Lady Archers survive and clinch last spot for the 3×3 Final Four

After Day Three and Four of intense action in the half-court, the DLSU Green and Lady Archers found themselves in the playoffs to have a chance to clinch the gold medal this weekend, from May 4 to 5, at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay Activity Center.  The Green Archers breezed past the elimination games, winning…

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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…