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Wizard’s Chess and Lightsaber Fencing invade La Salle
by Marnellie Alegre and Gerard Louie Alde
Shookt Sports News // April 1, 2017

Attention Potterheads and Star Wars fans! Grip your wands and hold on to your lightsabers because the DLSU Woodpushers and Fencers are hosting the first ever Taft Alternate Reality events: Wizard’s Chess and Lightsaber Fencing. Gear up, team up and get those brain cells flexing as recruitment begins on April 1. Everyone is invited to…


Former Lady Spikers join beauty pageant training camp
by Rogie Vasquez
Shookt Sports News // March 31, 2017

Having completed their respective stints in the UAAP, former Lady Spikers Mika Reyes and Michele Gumabao have been trying their hand at various endeavors on top of their duties as players in the Philippine Super Liga (PSL). Keeping themselves busy with some modeling gigs and other personal pursuits, it has also been confirmed that the…


La Salle athletes to take part in exhibition basketball, volleyball games
by Claro Manzano and Andrea Punzalan
Shookt Sports News //

Through the years, ‘One La Salle!’ has been the ultimate battle cry and the truest symbol of unity for Lasallians. De La Salle University is the home of bright student athletes who aspire to live up to the one heart, one mind, one voice, and One La Salle mantra. In line with this, the Taft-based…


LeBron finds his playmaker in Thomas Torres
by Brent Guiao
Shookt Sports News //

Weeks after his public request for help in his team’s quest to repeat, LeBron James may have finally found the piece his Cleveland Cavaliers have been missing all year long. For most, it comes from a place no one would have ever expected. The longtime DLSU Green Archer Thomas Torres, who recently just graduated after…


Project SPS: Razon Sports Complex extension
by Renzo Mercado
Shookt Sports News //

In the past few years, La Salle has continued to improve its campus by revamping its different facilities. Some examples include the reconstruction of the men’s comfort room in Miguel Hall, which won second place in the highly prestigious Golden Kubeta Awards hosted by Maynilad last January, and the recent inauguration of the Rufino Campus…


UAAP: Field hockey, figure skating, windsurfing set as demo sports in Season 80
by Jose Rafael Mendoza and Juro Morilla
Sports News //

Entering the 80th season of the UAAP, three sports will be making their debut in the Philippine collegiate scene. After going through deliberations with the various member schools of the league in order to merit their inclusion, field hockey, figure skating, and windsurfing will be played as demonstration sports. “Part of our thrust in the…


UAAP : Mika Reyes to suit up for the Lady Archers in UAAP Season 79
by Claro Manzano
Sports News // April 1, 2016

“Noon kasi I would play basketball para magcross-training sa offseason for volleyball. Na enjoy ko naman,” said Reyes, adding that playing competitive basketball will keep her in shape prior to the UAAP Volleyball tournament. Despite playing for the Lady Spikers in the past few seasons, the veteran middle hitter clarified that she is still eligible…


Students vs faculty: From classrooms to courts
by Tinsel Joaquin and Renz Lucas
Sports News //

With the theme “Fostering Camaraderie and Athleticism through Sports”, the University Student Government (USG), in partnership with the Faculty Association (FA) and the Office of Sports Development (OSD), will hold the very first student versus faculty tournament games that will be dubbed as the “Battle Royale: Students vs Profs”. The competition will be a term-long…