Everyone goes through some sort if rite of passage into adulthood. Like the teenage boy who is handed a razor by his dad for the very first time to finally shave off the untidy mustache and lost facial hair that mom has probably been complaining about. That young man will have the satisfaction of ‘adulting’ with pride, it isn’t just...
In the earliest meeting between the DLSU Lady Spikers and Ateneo Lady Eagles in the Final Four era, the three-time defending UAAP champions dispatched their Katipunan-based counterparts, 25-14, 25-17, 16-25, 25-19, February 17 at the MOA Arena. For sure, there was anxiety and moments of feeling out between the two protagonist at the start...
For the Lady Spikers, there's no such thing as rebuilding. And they proved that once again, silencing their doubters by hammering title-favorite Ateneo 25-14, 25-17, 16-25, 25-19 Sunday to start another UAAP volleyball campaign. Despite losing several key players entering this season, the team showed that they are still very much capable of making a strong bid for a 4th straight...
The De La Salle University Men's Football team suffered a rude awakening in their UAAP Season 81 Men's Football Tournament campaign. Up against last year's finalists the University of Santo Tomas Golden Booters, the Taft squad folded 1-3, Sunday afternoon at the Far Eastern University-Diliman field in Quezon City. Rookie John Rhey Lagura's goal at the 13th minute failed to ignite...
Originally posted by Gil Tan at the Philippine Volleyball Central Facebook group First, let me start off by saying how a lot of teams have stepped up their game. By now, you guys know a lot about how the other UAAP teams have trained and gained exposure. Some played in the PVL, some played in the PSL, others played in...
Season 80 Summary: 12-2; finished first in the elimination round; defeated the NU Lady Bulldogs in the Final Four; defeated the FEU Lady Tamaraws in the Finals in two games to win the school’s 11th women’s volleyball title. Additions: Marionne Alba, Des Clemente, Jolina Dela Cruz, Anna Hatulan, Ferlyn Nomil, Erika Santos Departures: Mary Joy Baron, Gyra Barroga, Kim Kianna Dy,...
One of the questions the DLSU Lady Spikers program faced months before the opening of the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament was whether or not veteran spiker Des Cheng would return for her final year of eligibility. A DLSU student since 2013, Cheng has endured a tumultuous career in terms of injuries after...