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UE, UST clinch titles in UAAP Season 80 lawn tennis sweeps

Mar 18, 2018 - 12:08 AM

AJ Lim and Erika Manduriao are named the MVPs of UAAP Season 80 lawn tennis tournament

Reyes after UST's comeback win: 'Nagising na kami sa masamang bangungot'

Mar 17, 2018 - 9:29 PM

The University of Santo Tomas Golden Tigresses snap their 5-game losing streak with a victory over the University of the Philippines Lady Maroons

'UST TEAM'. The Golden Tigresses show everyone that it is not only Sisi doing everything for the team. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles turn back NU with a sweep

Mar 17, 2018 - 6:48 PM

Both teams stand on identical 6-3 records in the UAAP Season 80 Women's Volleyball tournament

SWEEP. The Lady Eagles swept the first round leaders National University. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

UST Golden Tigresses snap 5-game losing streak at UP's expense

Mar 17, 2018 - 5:03 PM

The University of Santo Tomas Golden Tigresses will be looking to rise from the ranks in their following games

Adamson sweeps La Salle for UAAP baseball crown

Mar 16, 2018 - 8:15 PM

It is Adamson's 12th baseball championship, making it the 3rd-most titles in the UAAP

CHAMPS. Adamson University claims its first UAAP baseball title since 2010. File photo

FEU Lady Tamaraws recover, send UST tumbling to 5th straight loss

Mar 14, 2018 - 5:36 PM

The FEU Lady Tams best their UAAP rivals UST

BOUNCE BACK. The FEU Lady Tams recover with a sweep. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Playing with something to lose: How Aldin Ayo is shaping a new era for UST

Mar 14, 2018 - 4:59 PM

Under Coach Aldin, expect the Growling Tigers to be the new embodiment of his Mayhem philosophy – a swarming full-court press defense to create turnovers, complemented by fast, equal-opportunity scoring on offense

CHANGE IS HERE. With the arrival of coach Aldin Ayo there is excitement, hope, and, most importantly, confidence within the Tigers. Photo by Maria Charisse Ann G. Refuerzo/The Varsitarian

Former head coach Jarin foretold Kiefer Ravena's greatness since juniors days

Mar 14, 2018 - 3:47 PM

The Phenom's story dates back to the time when he was the first 13-year-old in the Ateneo Blue Eaglets' UAAP roster

THE PHENOM. Former Blue Eaglets head coach Jamike Jarin recalls how he helped raise a Phenom in Philippine Basketball who has finally taken his career to the pros. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers dominate UP for 3rd straight win

Mar 14, 2018 - 3:30 PM

The Lady Spikers are on a 3-game winning streak after the victory

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: UAAP Streetdance Competition 2018

Mar 12, 2018 - 3:11 PM

The FEU Street Alliance clinch their first UAAP Streetdance championship

CHAMPS. The FEU Street Alliance reigns supreme in the UAAP Season 80 Streetdance Competition. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Brent Paraiso follows Ricci Rivero act, releases own drug results

Mar 12, 2018 - 2:48 PM

'I am not a star, not a lucrative endorser, not a starter, not a poster boy – definitely not a drug user,' says Brent Paraiso

CLEARING THE AIR. Brent Paraiso says he is "definitely a drug user." File photos

FEU Street Alliance nabs UAAP Street Dance title on first try

Mar 11, 2018 - 7:13 PM

An old-school gangster theme works wonders for the FEU Street Alliance, formed only last January

KINGS AND QUEENS OF DANCE. The FEU Street Alliance are the champions of the UAAP Season 80 Streetdance Competition. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

De Jesus heaps 'rare' praises on DLSU Lady Spikers after revenge win over NU

Mar 10, 2018 - 8:12 PM

'Kapag gusto nilang kumapit, kumakapit talaga,' says De Jesus

REDEMPTION. It is the brand of La Salle to make up for their losses. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Okumu expects greater challenge in the second round: 'It was our day'

Mar 10, 2018 - 7:22 PM

With 6 more games in the second round, the Lady Maroons are here to play and win like everyone else

GAME CHANGER. Setter Rem Cailing makes a difference in UP's passing. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers race back to the top at NU's expense

Mar 10, 2018 - 6:34 PM

The Lady Bulldogs pick up their 2nd loss of the season

REVENGE. The DLSU Lady Spikers prove why they're are the defending champions. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PARTICIPANTS: UAAP Season 80 Street Dance Competition

Mar 10, 2018 - 4:51 PM

LSDC–Street will aim for back-to-back titles

UP Lady Maroons secure 3rd win over Adamson

Mar 10, 2018 - 4:31 PM

The Lady Falcons skid down to a two-game losing streak

3RD WIN. The UP Lady Maroons pick up another victory in their campaign. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Michelle Cobb clarifies 'pointing' incident during Ateneo game

Mar 09, 2018 - 9:24 PM

According to the second-year setter, she was pointing at the line to indicate the ball was in

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Dave Ildefonso commits to NU, joins dad Danny and brother Shaun

Mar 09, 2018 - 8:39 PM

The Ildefonso family tradition as NU Bulldogs lives on

EAGLET TO BULLDOG. Dave Ildefonso layed a major role the Ateneo Blue Eaglets successful Season 80 campaign.  Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

SJ Belangel to stay 'home,' join Ateneo Blue Eagles

Mar 08, 2018 - 8:23 PM

Belangel follows the footsteps of Matt Nieto and Jolo Mendoza

FUTURE. SJ Belangel is set to fill in the shoes of Matt Nieto in the future. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Taking the reins: Rod Roque making a difference in UE Volleyball

Mar 08, 2018 - 6:09 PM

Can Rod Roque lift Red Warriors and Lady Warriors from the bottom this Season 80?

MAESTRO. Interim head coach Rod Roque's magic might be what the UE senior volleyball teams need in Season 80. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ponggay Gaston stars for Ateneo Lady Eagles as a libero

Mar 08, 2018 - 11:30 AM

Out of all his experiments, Coach Tai might have landed a successful one with this

SURPRISES. Ponggay Gaston chips in for the Lady Eagles as a libero despite nursing an injury. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles burn with confidence in second round opener

Mar 07, 2018 - 10:31 PM

With confidence, the Lady Eagles continue to sharpen their basic skills especially in 'receives'

RENEWED CONFIDENCE. Kat Tolentino is burning with renewed confidence as the second round starts. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Arado wants to change how people look at UE

Mar 07, 2018 - 6:48 PM

'Sa akin lang talaga, gusto ko talaga 'yung mabago talaga ang tingin nila sa UE,' says Arado

FLOOR DEFENSE. Kath Arado lifts the Lady Warriors to their second straight win. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles exact revenge on FEU with a sweep

Mar 07, 2018 - 6:20 PM

The Lady Eagles halted FEU's 4-game winning streak, turning back the team that defeated them in their opening game

BOUNCE BACK. The Ateneo Lady Eagles bounce back from their loss to DLSU. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

UE Lady Warriors earn second straight win over UST

Mar 07, 2018 - 4:25 PM

The UST Tigresses crash to a 4-game losing streak

BACK-TO-BACK. UE's last back-to-back win was in Season 74 against the UP Lady Maroons. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Ricci Rivero addresses rumors, shows drug test results

Mar 07, 2018 - 11:09 AM

(UPDATED) Rivero defends himself from drug abuse speculations and rumors of him accepting money from gay benefactors

NEGATIVE. Ricci Rivero's drug test results confirm that he was tested negative. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

SCHEDULE: UAAP Season 80 Volleyball second round

Mar 06, 2018 - 6:20 PM

Who will advance to the UAAP Season 80 Volleyball playoffs?

Reigning UAAP Juniors MVP CJ Cansino commits to UST Growling Tigers

Mar 05, 2018 - 9:55 PM

While Cansino's juniors career abruptly came to an end, his career as a UST Tiger is apparently just about to begin

COMMITTED. UAAP Jrs. MVP Cj Cansiño poses with UST head coach Aldin Ayo. Photo from Twitter (@AyoAV_official)

Former NU guard Jordan Bartlett commits to DLSU Green Archers

Mar 05, 2018 - 8:54 PM

Bartlett announces his decision via his Twitter account

ONE YEAR. After playing for NU for a year, Jordan Bartlett moves to La Salle. From

Padda 'embarrassed' by Adamson Lady Falcons' 52 errors

Mar 04, 2018 - 11:30 PM

'They were really complacent, they didn't respect UE,' says Adamson head coach Air Padda, who also explains why she chose to bench 3 of her starters

BURDEN. Middle blocker Mylene Paat makes up for her team mates lackluster performance with 23 points. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

'Belittled'? UE Lady Warriors bring their A game, snap losing streak

Mar 04, 2018 - 10:05 PM

'Once na minaliit mo 'yan, doon lalabas 'yung laro ng isang team,' says UE's Shaya Adorador

CELEBRATION. The UE Lady Warriors celebrate their first win of the season at the expense of Adamson. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Season host FEU Tamaraws win inaugural UAAP 3X3 tournament

Mar 04, 2018 - 7:52 PM

The NU Lady Bulldogs handily dominate the distaff side of the groundbreaking 'tatluhan' contest

UAAP 80 3x3 Finals and Awarding March 4 2018. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

UE Lady Warriors beat Adamson for first season win

Mar 04, 2018 - 6:24 PM

The Lady Warriors have a lone victory in their hands as they stand at 1-6

FIRST WIN. The Lady Warriors are ecstatic with their first win of the season. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

NU Lady Bulldogs want to climb higher heading into 2nd round

Mar 04, 2018 - 5:49 PM

Finishing on top of the first round is important, but the Lady Bulldogs set their sights on continuing it in the second round

'PAAKYAT'. Team Captain Jaja Santiago believes that her team will not skid down this time. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

NU Lady Bulldogs finish 1st round on top with victory over UP

Mar 04, 2018 - 3:48 PM

This is the first time that the NU Lady Bulldogs are ending the first round with a solo first place finish

ON TOP. The National University Lady Bulldogs seal their spot on top of the standings. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo Lady Eagles suffer from 'bad timing' in loss to DLSU

Mar 03, 2018 - 9:46 PM

Despite absentees in the crucial match, Ateneo captain Maddie Madayag believes that they weren't totally helpless

'NOT HELPLESS'. Team Captain Maddie Madayag knows that she and Bea de Leon could've made up for the poor reception through blocking. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers catch fire with 'renewed confidence'

Mar 03, 2018 - 8:55 PM

'We just remembered who we are, and kung ano ang kailangan namin para maging confident kami,' says De La Salle University topscorer Kim Dy

PROVING HERSELF. Kim Dy proved herself to Ramil de Jesus that she will do better after her lackluster performance to Adamson. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers bounce back to topple Ateneo

Mar 03, 2018 - 6:41 PM

DLSU snaps the Lady Eagles' 4-game winning streak

RECOVERY. The DLSU Lady Spikers bounce back from their Adamson loss to defeat the Lady Eagles. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU Lady Tamaraws to celebrate win while watching fireworks

Mar 03, 2018 - 5:57 PM

It is a revenge game for the Far Eastern University, as the University of Santo Tomas swept the Lady Tamaraws in Season 79

BLOCKING. Celine Domingo tallied a team-high of 8 points as she was a key factor to limiting Sisi Rondina to only 11 points. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU Lady Tamaraws cruise to 4th straight victory over UST

Mar 03, 2018 - 4:07 PM

The UST Tigresses skid to a 3-game losing streak

SECOND SEED. The FEU Lady Tamaraws take second seed at the end of the first elimination round. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Finals MVP Kai Sotto 'the happiest man in the Philippines' after Ateneo’s title win

Mar 02, 2018 - 9:00 PM

He was the Finals MVP, but the stratospheric Sotto is grounded enough to say his Ateneo high school teammates made it happen

FINALS MVP. Kai Sotto of Ateneo proudly shows his UAAP juniors finals mvp trophy. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

SJ Belangel, Dave Ildefonso on college plans: 'Graduation muna'

Mar 02, 2018 - 8:42 PM

Ateneo Blue Eaglets Belangel and Ildefonso are still overjoyed at winning the UAAP junior basketball championship

ADMU Jrs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo Blue Eaglets claim UAAP juniors title with thrilling win over NU

Mar 02, 2018 - 7:20 PM

Ateneo buried the memory of its Game 2 loss with a nail-biter in the winner-take-all Game 3 over Nazareth School of NU

JUBILATION. The Ateneo Blue Eaglets celebrate after winning the UAAP juniors basketball basketball championship. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Season 80 3X3 basketball set March 4; UST men's team an absentee

Mar 01, 2018 - 7:21 PM

Seven schools are fielding 4 representatives each for the men’s and women’s tournaments, with the exception of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) which is only sending a women’s squad

TATLUHAN. From left, Mark Molina of Season 80 host FEU; UAAP Commissioner  Rebo Saguisag, and UAAP chief statistician Rodolfo "Pong" Ducanes, and Vince Rodriguez of ABS-CBN S+A during the launch of UAAP 3X3. Photo by JR ISAGA

LOOK: Inaugural UAAP 3x3 basketball rosters

Mar 01, 2018 - 12:21 PM

FIBA 3x3 U-18 World Cup participant Juan Gomez de Liaño will mark his return to the half-court for UP

Dani Ravena to miss Ateneo-DLSU first round match

Feb 28, 2018 - 10:38 PM

Ravena is still recuperating from an appendectomy during the first meeting of Ateneo and DLSU

STAR ROOKIE. Dani Ravena giving the libero duties to Ria Lo, Vanessa Baguiwet and Sydney Eleazar. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Pascua's second set frustration turns it around in FEU to beat NU

Feb 28, 2018 - 9:48 PM

Emotions got the better of Pascua when he tied his player's warmer around his neck

LIMITING SANTIAGO. The FEU Lady  Tamaraws follow their game plan to lock down Jaja Santiago's attacks. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons channel their inner Paul Desiderio in win over UST

Feb 28, 2018 - 6:47 PM

The Lady Maroons draw inspiration from Paul Desiderio as they head into their last first elimination round game

'ATIN ITO'. The UP Lady Maroons are finding their groove with the new system.Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU Lady Tamaraws send NU tumbling to first loss of Season 80

Feb 28, 2018 - 6:40 PM

The NU Lady Bulldogs now have a 5-1 record in the season

STUNNER. The FEU Lady Tamaraws extend their winning streak to 3 games at the expense of NU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler