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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…


DLSU athletes issue challenge to WWE superstars
by Brent Guiao and Rex Tan
Shookt Sports Feature //

When the World Wrestling Entertainment’s (WWE’s) biggest stars passed by the Philippines for a live event last September, fans didn’t expect that it would be anything more than a series of exhibition matches. That changed, however, when the infamously obnoxious Chris Jericho began mouthing off. “I haven’t been to the Philippines for eight years, and…


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…


It’s Ricci Time! Now available on IOS and Android
by Dan Jerusalem
Shookt Sports Feature //

Lasallians have long been known to be the most prominent entrepreneurs in the country, with some students not even waiting to claim their diplomas before venturing into the world of business. The same can be said of rookie shooting guard Ricci Rivero of the Green Archers, who now has entered the mobile app industry with…


June Mar Fajardo and Kim Fajardo discover family ties
by Gio Gloria and Danielle Capule
Shookt Sports Feature //

A few weeks ago, accusations were hurled at DLSU Lady Spiker Kim Fajardo allegedly having a relative serving as a statistician in the UAAP Season 79 Women’s Volleyball Tournament. Although it was proven untrue, the fifth-year player could not dodge another family rumor that had been thrown at her this year: that Philippine Basketball Association…


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…