University of San Jose Recoletos - updates

Rappler's latest stories on University of San Jose Recoletos


CESAFI slam dunk king Gastador continues family's hoops legacy

Oct 13, 2017 - 4:13 PM

Basketball is in his blood, but it wasn't until late in his childhood that the USJR Jaguars' star made his move on the court

FLYING HIGH. Juan Miguel Gastador wowed fans and judges with his 360 dunk which earned him a perfect 50 point score. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

UC Webmasters complete CESAFI finals cast, will face UV for title

Oct 08, 2017 - 12:04 AM

The UC Webmasters defeat the USJR Jaguars in overtime to advance to the finals

ON TO THE FINALS. Garciano “Garexx” Puerto Jr poured in 22 points and 13 rebounds for the UC Webmasters. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

UV Green Lancers survive USJR Jaguars to solidify CESAFI top spot

Sep 28, 2017 - 11:08 PM

The Green Lancers have all but sealed their position at the top of the leaderboard with a 10-1 win-loss record

Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

USJR keeps CESAFI slate clean with comeback win over USPF

Aug 20, 2017 - 1:50 PM

The USJR Jaguars come back from a 14 point deficit in the third quarter to top the USPF Panthers and remain unbeaten

JAGGED. Nelvin Navarra of the USJR Jaguars puts up a shot in the paint. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

USJR Jaguars remain unbeaten in CESAFI with thrashing of SWU

Aug 13, 2017 - 1:36 AM

The USJR Jaguars move to a 2 0 record in the CESAFI collegiate tournament

JAGUARS ON THE PROWL. USPF's Juan Miguel Gastador cuts to the rim. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

USC Warriors pound USPF Panthers for 2-0 record

Aug 10, 2017 - 10:58 PM

University of San Carlos dominate the Panthers by 29 points to remain the early CESAFI leaders

WARRIOR MARCH. USC's John Aranas drives to the rim in the Warriors' dominant win. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Magis Eagles make quick work of Baby Panthers in CESAFI juniors

Aug 08, 2017 - 10:00 PM

The defending champions Magis Eagles open the season strong as they gun for their fourth straight title

STRONG START. Benedict Chua of the SHS-ADC Magis Eagles goes in strong for a basket against 3 USPF Baby Panthers defenders. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

USJ-R Spiking Jaguars sweep defending champs for CESAFI volleyball title

Nov 20, 2016 - 7:43 PM

USJ R denies a double championship for SWU Phinma with a 4 set victory to take the men s title

NEW CHAMPS. The USJ-R Spiking Jaguars have unseated defending champions SWU-Phinma in a two-game sweep. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Sacred Heart downs USJ-R to win CESAFI volleyball title

Oct 31, 2016 - 5:55 PM

Sacred Heart School Ateneo de Cebu is the CESAFI secondary girls champion while University of Southern Philippines Foundation claims the secondary boys crown

CHAMPS. The Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC) Magis Eagles are the CESAFI secondary girls volleyball champion. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

CESAFI: USJ-R routs CIT-U to complete semis cast

Oct 07, 2016 - 8:21 PM

The Jaguars will play the UV Green Lancers in the semis while SWU Phinma faces the USC Warriors

JAGUAR RUN. RJ Dinolan (C) finished with a career-high 31 points to go along with 6 rebounds and 5 steals as the USJ-R Jaguars completed the semifinals cast. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

CESAFI: Wildcats force quarters rubber match with Jaguars

Oct 06, 2016 - 8:23 PM

CIT U and USJ R will meet once again on Friday with a semifinals spot at stake

WILD RUN. John Anthony Lucena of the CIT-U Wildcats puts up a shot under the rim. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

CESAFI: USJ-R Jaguars down USC Warriors as SWU Cobras go up 10-0

Sep 19, 2016 - 1:03 PM

The Jaguars improve their win loss record to 6 3 good for third place

BLOCK. USJ-R Jaguars' Nelvin Navarra tries to stop USC Warriors' Bryan Divinagracia. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

CESAFI: USJ-R Jaguars finish first round with blowout win over USPF

Sep 04, 2016 - 8:50 AM

The USJ R Jaguars move to 4 2 while the Panthers drop to 1 5

JAGUARS WIN. USJ-R Jaguars player Juan Miguel Gastador earned best player honors. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

CESAFI: USJ-R finishes daily sweep with college, HS wins

Aug 26, 2016 - 12:37 PM

The USJ R Jaguars and Baby Jaguars win their respective games including a victory over defending seniors champs USC

MYTHICAL PERFORMANCE. Mythical 5 player Ralph Jude Dinolan came off the bench to contribute 20 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists and one steal for the USJ-R Jaguars. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

UV Green Lancers sweep USJ-R to win 8th Cesafi Partner's Cup

Jun 11, 2016 - 10:29 PM

The Worthy University of the Visayas Green Lancers defeat Mighty Sports University of San Jose Recoletos Jaguars to win the pre season tournament

PRESEASON CHAMPS. The UV Green Lancers showed they were in playing form, winning the pre-season Cesafi tournament. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Cebu graduates dominate CPA board exams top 10

May 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Ten of the 16 who got the 10 highest scorers in the accountancy exam are from the University of San Carlos and the University of San Jose Recoletos

#PHVote Cebu: Using social media for responsible voting

Nov 27, 2015 - 7:19 PM

Good social media use is democracy at work It’s like a virus that spreads online Rappler investigative desk head Chay Hofileña tells university students in Cebu

INSPIRED. Cebu students take the #PhVote challenge for the 2016 elections. Photo by Charles Salazar/ Rappler

CESAFI: RJ Dinolan says sick father makes him fearless on the court

Oct 12, 2015 - 4:59 PM

The University of San Jose Recoletos shooting guard says his partially paralyzed father has inspired him on and off the court

INSPIRED. RJ Dinolan led his USJ-R squad to the third place finish in this year's CESAFI tournament. Though his father is unable to attend games after a stroke left him partially paralyzed, he is still inspired by his struggle. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

USJR clinches CESAFI third place with win over SWU

Oct 12, 2015 - 1:43 PM

Ralph Jude Dinolan ended the season with another best player honors after he finished with 20 points and 9 rebounds in the third place clinching win

Kevin Rey Villafranca scored 19 points as USJR takes third place. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: USJR holds off SWU in OT, forces rubbermatch in battle for third

Oct 09, 2015 - 5:11 AM

Ralph Jude “RJ” Dinolan once again towed the Jaguars with his 27 points while also grabbing 3 rebounds and making 3 steals

JAGUAR MARCH. RJ Dinolan of USJR scored 27 to force a decisive game 3. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: SWU tops USJR in game 1 of battle for third

Oct 07, 2015 - 3:04 PM

Two time Most Valuable Player Mark Jayven “Macmac” Tallo earned the best player of the ballgame honors with his double double performance of 20 points and 10 rebounds

Mark Christopher Racho of SWU scored 19 points in the game one victory. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: USC Warriors down UV to earn Finals berth

Oct 02, 2015 - 4:32 PM

Charles Pepito scores 23 and grabs 14 rebounds to lead USC to the CESAFI Finals for the second season in a row while USJR tops SWU to keep their hopes alive

WAR PATH. Charles Pepito of USC had another all-around game to lead the Warriors into the CESAFI Finals. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: USJR Jaguars clinch last Final Four spot

Sep 27, 2015 - 1:56 PM

The University of San Jose Recoletos joins the UV Green Lancers the USC Warriors and the SWU Cobras in the semifinal round

NEXT ROUND. Mark Louie Labares, who scored 15 for USJR, scores on a layup. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: USC earns ninth win against USJR

Sep 18, 2015 - 8:03 PM

Shooster Olago scores 30 and grabs 12 rebounds as USC continues its run in the 15 CESAFI season

Shooster Olago of USC rejects a shot by Ralph Jude Dinolan of USRJ. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: UV, USJR set for win-or-go-home quarters match

Sep 12, 2015 - 5:05 PM

University of the Visayas will meet University of San Jose Recoletos in a winner take all showdown for a CESAFI juniors semifinal slot

Raul Jancork Cabahugof UV put up two of his 27 points. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: USJR beats CIT-U to end losing streak

Sep 09, 2015 - 1:07 PM

The USJR Jaguars recovered from two straight losses to repeat their earlier victory over the CIT U Wildcats

Ralph Jude Dinolan of USJR goes up for two of his 22 points. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

CESAFI: USC, SHS-Ateneo extend streaks; USJR continues slump

Aug 21, 2015 - 3:19 AM

USC import Shooster Olago scores 24 while Charles Pepito adds 17 points and 13 rebounds in a win over USJR

Giovanni Laguyo of USC makes moves below the rim. Photo by Nathan Soriano/Rappler

Cebu: USJR Jaguars bounce back, rout CITU Wildcats

Aug 12, 2015 - 7:44 AM

With the win the Jaguars now carry a 1 2 win loss record while the Wildcats with their lackluster performance have yet to win after 3 games so far

Ralph Jude Dinolan of University of San Jose Recoletos attempts a shot during their game against Cebu Institute of Technology. Photo by Nathan Soriano

USJ-R Jaguars dominate University of Cebu on CESAFI opening day

Aug 02, 2015 - 3:01 AM

University of Cebu opened the 2015 CESAFI season with a win over USJ R in high school action but the Jaguars got their revenge in the seniors division later on

JAGUARS PROWL. Ralph Dinolan of the USJ-R Jaguars scores two of his 8 points en route to an opening day victory over University of Cebu in collegiate action. Photo by Nathan Soriano/Rappler


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