Monthly Archives: February 2016

Calling this a statement win would be the ultimate understatement. Not only have the DLSU Lady Spikers proved to themselves that they still got what it takes to nail a 9th UAAP crown but also serve as a stern warning to the rest of the league. Disposing the two-time defending champion Ateneo Lady Eagles in straight sets, 25-22, 25-14, 25-18,...
By Jenine Sanchez of the Philippine Journal - Vancouver, Canada Volleyball is one of the fastest rising sports in the Philippines right now. Supporters literally flock to the stadiums to watch teams play each game. They bring banners, tarpaulins, balloons, you name it. Fans even wait outside the arena just to get a glimpse of the players, hoping to see them...
Pushed into a “sink or swim” situation after Wednesday’s four-set loss to the NU Lady Bulldogs, the DLSU Lady Spikers went back to their core identities and strengths - defense and blocking - to bounce back against the hapless Adamson Lady Falcons. The 16-25, 24-26, 25-14, 23-25 loss against the Lady Bulldogs, NU’s first ever elimination round win against La...
I felt like a freshman beat writer as I made my way inside the decades-old, PhilSports Arena. I have a watched a game or two of men’s basketball but watching a women’s volleyball game and entering the players/coaches/media gate (Gate 5) was something very new to me. On the way to the venue and the said gate, I felt...
Season 77 Summary: 12-2; finished second in the elimination round; defeated the NU Lady Bulldogs in the stepladder semifinals; lost to the Ateneo Lady Eagles in the finals; Holdovers: Mary Joy Baron, Carol Ann Cerveza, Cyd Demecillo, Kim Dy, Mika Esperanza, Kim Fajardo (Team Captain), Ara Galang, Dawn Macandili, Mika Reyes, Christine Soyud Additions: Norielle Ipac, May Luna, Carmel June Saga,...