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Ara Galang to open up her own shop after college
by Tinsel Joaquin
Sports News // April 1, 2016

Ara Galang has been making a name in the volleyball scene ever since the start of her UAAP career in 2011. With her skills and smarts, she was named captain for the renowned Lady Spikers even before her senior year. Despite Galang’s promising career as an athlete, it was revealed that she wanted to follow…


Green Jin Raphael Mella added to the cast of Tekken 7
by Ton Lichauco
Sports News // April 24, 2015

Since 1994, the Tekken series has been revolutionizing the gaming world with its innovations in combat gaming. It didn’t take long for the game to become a smash hit in console gaming and arcades around the world. Even after two decades, Tekken is still considered as one of the top franchises in fighting games globally….


The prodigal son returns: Kobe Paras commits to La Salle
by Josef Fuentebella and Dan Jerusalem
Sports News //

  De La Salle University (DLSU) has much to cheer for with the arrival of former La Salle Greenhills (LSGH) standout, Kobe Paras, who will be eligible to suit up for the Green Archers in UAAP season 79. Paras, who is the son of PBA legend Benjie Paras, is currently playing for Cathedral High School…


UAAP 78 opening to be staged in the Philippine Arena
by Maria Terese de Borja and Deniel delos Reyes
Sports News //

As the 77th season of the UAAP comes to a close, UAAP board members have begun with the preparations for the next season of the collegiate league. Part of the preparations that were discussed in the recent board meeting was the venue for the grand opening ceremonies of its 78th season this September. It was…


UAAP set to add E-Game tournaments in Season 78
by Ton Lichauco
Sports News //

From the invention of Pong, the first arcade game, to the present era where videogames are showcased on an international scale, electronic games or E-Games have become the turn of the tide towards the current digital arena. Decades ago, the idea of “playtime” for children meant going outside, playing sports, visiting places, and the like….


Rookie draft set to screen aspiring UAAP basketball players
by Josef Fuentebella
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After several meetings, the UAAP Board has finally decided to push through with its plan of implementing a rookie draft for incoming men’s college basketball players starting academic year 2016-2017.   Amidst a recent wave of controversies in the recruitment of blue-chip recruits, the UAAP Board believes that the draft would help in easing the…


Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts take UAAP 78 centerstage
by The LaSallian
Sports News //

After 77 years of multi-platformed sports, the UAAP boardmembers have announced that Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Boxing will be a part of the annual league events. Both of these contact sports will take part in the 78th season of the UAAP, which is set to kickoff mid-2015. The announcement has opened the eyes of…


Ate Rica’s Bacsilog invades DLSU Sports
by Maria Terese de Borja and Jason Runes
Sports News //

De La Salle University (DLSU), a learning institution committed to producing Lasallian achievers for God and country, has established itself as the home of some of the greatest talents in the country’s professional and collegiate sports leagues. Behind its success is its dedication to honing and maximizing the skills and potentials of its student-athletes to…