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UP defeats Ateneo to win UAAP 78 men's football title

May 05, 2016 - 8:04 PM

UP rookie Kintaro Miyagi scores a hat trick as the Fighting Maroons win the UAAP Season 78 men s football title

FOR ROGIE. The University of the Philippines has returned to UAAP football glory. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Why this championship was toughest to win for DLSU coach Ramil De Jesus

May 01, 2016 - 7:00 PM

La Salle s 11 3 record was worse than in the two previous years when they had lost in the finals Coach De Jesus credits that to the rise in competition in the UAAP

Life goes on for Alyssa Valdez after finals loss

May 01, 2016 - 5:25 PM

Valdez didn t leave the UAAP with a third straight title but the 3 time MVP has left her mark on the league

Ara Galang used injury as motivation for one last championship

May 01, 2016 - 1:01 PM

Mika Reyes also talks about leaving her young teammates with the feeling of winning a title

La Salle heaps praise on departing MVP Valdez

May 01, 2016 - 12:19 PM

After falling to Alyssa Valdez and her Lady Eagles in the past two years the Lady Spikers finally climbed back to the top of UAAP volleyball

Kim Dy envisions bright future as DLSU enters new era

May 01, 2016 - 9:00 AM

La Salle looks like its in good hands despite the departure of key players with young stars like Finals MVP Kim Dy leading the way

LIVE BLOG: UAAP Season 78 volleyball finals Game 3 - Ateneo vs La Salle

Apr 29, 2016 - 3:11 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles and DLSU Lady Spikers face off in a winner take all Game 3 for the UAAP women s volleyball title

UAAP football semis: UP's inspiration and Ateneo's improbable run

Apr 29, 2016 - 1:55 PM

UP waylaid UST and Ateneo edged DLSU to set up a Battle of Katipunan final Here are the backstories of a thrilling Thursday

Jho Maraguinot, rest of Lady Eagles offer Game 2 win to seniors

Apr 29, 2016 - 11:53 AM

The Lady Eagles dedicate their Game 2 win to their graduating seniors Alyssa Valdez and Amy Ahomiro who will play their last UAAP game on Saturday

Alyssa Valdez's performance for the ages keeps Ateneo alive

Apr 28, 2016 - 6:30 PM

The league MVP extends her UAAP career by one game as Ateneo and La Salle prepare for an epic Game 3 showdown

Ateneo completes epic comeback to force Game 3

Apr 27, 2016 - 6:54 PM

Alyssa Valdez scores 34 points as Ateneo comes back from a 0 2 deficit to win Game 2

DECIDING GAME. Alyssa Valdez (in white) scored 34 points in Ateneo's Game 2 victory. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: UAAP Season 78 volleyball finals Game 2 - Ateneo vs La Salle

Apr 26, 2016 - 8:53 PM

Can the Lady Eagles bounce back from a 3 set defeat at the hands of their rivals or will the series end in Game 2?

La Salle locks finals showdown with Ateneo at FEU's expense

Apr 20, 2016 - 6:20 PM

UPDATED The DLSU Lady Spikers clinch their 8th consecutive finals appearance

Gritty FEU rallies late to upset La Salle, extends Final Four series

Apr 17, 2016 - 7:23 PM

Both teams will play a do or die game on Wednesday to determine which club makes it to the finals

Ateneo returns to UAAP finals after dropping UP in straight sets

Apr 16, 2016 - 5:37 PM

The defending champions will face either La Salle or FEU in the finals where they will aim to win a third straight title

DLSU Lady Spikers send NU Lady Bulldogs to elimination

Apr 14, 2016 - 12:40 AM

With the Lady Bulldogs’ defeat to the Lady Spikers the Lady Maroons earn the ticket to the next round

UE snaps 58-game losing streak against Adamson

Apr 13, 2016 - 4:36 PM

UE gets its first win since 2012 while Adamson drops to 3 11 to end the season

Ateneo Lady Eagles avenge first round loss to DLSU Lady Spikers

Apr 10, 2016 - 7:02 PM

UPDATED The Lady Eagles end the elimination round on top of the standings with a 12 2 record

UP, NU face critical games for last Final Four spot

Apr 07, 2016 - 6:02 PM

With 3 of the Final Four spots secured two teams remain in the hunt for the final ticket

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU gets solo third after beating UP in 4 sets

Apr 03, 2016 - 6:56 PM

The Lady Tamaraws win 3 straight sets after dropping the first one in their victory over the Lady Maroons

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Santiago, NU send UST’s Final Four hopes crashing

Apr 03, 2016 - 4:34 PM

National U is behind UP and FEU for the final two slots of the Final Four round

Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Streaking La Salle sends UE to another loss

Apr 02, 2016 - 3:33 PM

La Salle barely breaks a sweat as it improves to 10 2

Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Singh delivers in clutch as NU Lady Bulldogs sweep UP Lady Maroons

Mar 30, 2016 - 6:50 PM

The NU Lady Bulldogs regain some of their old gritty bite with a straight sets victory over the UP Lady Maroons

BULLDOGS BITE BACK. The National University Lady Bulldogs sent a stern message to UP and the UAAP with a straight sets win. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Mary Joy Baron’s play a key to La Salle’s success

Mar 28, 2016 - 12:52 PM

Mary Joy Baron has elevated her game to a new level in Season 78 earning the respect of her teammates and the volleyball community

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP volleyball star Kathy Bersola in running for summa cum laude

Mar 23, 2016 - 5:06 PM

Bersola plans to take up medicine after she graduates but that doesn t mean playing volleyball is out of the picture

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle Lady Spikers destroy hapless Adamson Lady Falcons in 3 sets

Mar 20, 2016 - 5:38 PM

DLSU solidifies their standing in the win column with a 9 2 record while Adamson slides to 3 8

ON THE WINNING TRACK. The Lady Spikers get the better of the struggling Lady Falcons. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons take down UE Lady Warriors in straight sets

Mar 20, 2016 - 3:35 PM

UP improves to 7 4 while UE continues to fall by dropping to 0 11

Ateneo Lady Eagles slay UST Tigresses in straight sets

Mar 19, 2016 - 6:30 PM

The win improves the record of Ateneo to 9 2 putting them atop the UAAP Season 78 women’s volleyball standings

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo’s Madayag to miss rest of the season due to ACL injury

Mar 17, 2016 - 11:17 AM

Maddie Madayag injured her knee during practice and will have surgery after Holy Week

INJURED LIST. Maddie Madayag will likely have to watch Ateneo's 3-peat bid from the sidelines. Photo from Madayag's Facebook

UST rallies late to dispatch Adamson Lady Falcons in 5-set thriller

Mar 16, 2016 - 4:55 PM

UPDATED Power hitting Cherry Rondina explodes with 21 points built off 19 attacks and 2 blocks for UST

Ateneo Lady Eagles trounce FEU Lady Tamaraws in 3 sets

Mar 13, 2016 - 5:32 PM

Ateneo wins its second straight match as Jia Morado registers 37 sets for the Lady Eagles

BACK ON TOP. The Ateneo Lady Eagles defeated the Lady Tamaraws in straight sets. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU Lady Bulldogs easily dispatch UE Lady Warriors

Mar 13, 2016 - 3:49 PM

The Lady Bulldogs send the Lady Warriors to their 55th straight loss

BULLDOGS MARCH. The NU Lady Bulldogs send UE to a 55th straight loss. File photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

DLSU Lady Spikers avenge loss to UST Tigresses in straight sets

Mar 12, 2016 - 5:35 PM

The Lady Spikers earn sweet revenge against the UST Tigresses

ON THE WINNING TRACK. La Salle remains atop the UAAP standings, alongside rival Ateneo. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons down reeling Adamson Lady Falcons

Mar 12, 2016 - 3:51 PM

Adamson loses in straight sets in its first game since the resignation of head coach Sherwin Meneses

MAROONED. The UP Lady Maroons cruised to a straight sets victory against the Lady Falcons. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Adamson Lady Falcons Coach Sherwin Meneses resigns

Mar 11, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Meneses had coached the team since 2012 and led the women s volleyball team to a 3 5 start in Season 78

FALCON FLIES THE COOP. Sherwin Meneses has resigned from the post he had held since 2012. Photo from Meneses' Facebok

UP coach Jerry Yee on how they beat Ateneo

Mar 06, 2016 - 7:35 PM

The UP Lady Maroons improved to 5 3 in Season 78 with a 4 set victory over the Ateneo Lady Eagles who have lost two straight

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU crushes Adamson in straight sets to open second round

Mar 06, 2016 - 3:45 PM

National University opens the second round on a positive note crushing the Lady Falcons in straight sets

BACK ON TRACK. Myla Pablo of National University blocks a spike from Adamson. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle survives FEU in 5-set thriller

Mar 05, 2016 - 7:09 PM

The DLSU Lady Spikers needed 5 sets to do it but they survived the resilient FEU Tamaraws

WINNING WAYS. The DLSU Lady Spikers survived a tough test against FEU. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST sweeps UE to open second round

Mar 05, 2016 - 4:01 PM

The UST Golden Tigresses send the UE Lady Warriors to a 53rd straight loss

TIGRESSES POUNCE. The UST Tigresses opened the second round on a high note. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Dominant UP sweeps NU, gains 3rd solo spot

Mar 02, 2016 - 4:09 PM

Isa Molde scores 13 points as the UP Lady Maroons down the NU Lady Bulldogs in 3 sets

UP-WARD MOMENTUM. Kathy Bersola of the UP Lady Maroons sends a spike. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons overcome UST Tigresses in 4-set thriller

Feb 28, 2016 - 6:44 PM

The UP Lady Maroons rebound from a loss to FEU to earn a share of fourth place

BACK ON TRACK. The UP Lady Maroons earned a much-needed win to earn a tie for fourth place in the current UAAP women's volleyball standings. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle regains swagger with empathic win over Ateneo

Feb 28, 2016 - 5:47 PM

The Lady Spikers played like their old selves and proved that the Lady Eagles can be beaten

FEU sweeps NU in bounce back win

Feb 28, 2016 - 4:09 PM

The FEU Lady Tamaraws return to the win column after their loss to UST and take sole possession of third place

PONS IS ON. Bernadeth Pons hits a spike against NU in a redeeming victory for FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alyssa Valdez, Ateneo not taking La Salle lightly

Feb 26, 2016 - 9:49 AM

Definitely we always say La Salle really has a good system says a complimentary Valdez

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Adamson Lady Falcons rally to drop FEU Lady Tamaraws in 5 sets

Feb 24, 2016 - 4:29 PM

UPDATED Adamson overcomes a 0 2 deficit to defeat FEU

FALCONS SOAR. Mary Palma of Adamson sends the ball back across the net against FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons outlast Adamson Lady Falcons in 4 sets

Feb 17, 2016 - 6:12 PM

The UP Lady Maroons move to 2 2 with a win over Adamson

LOOKING UP. UP's Nicole Tiamzon spikes the ball past two Adamson blockers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons show grit, flaws in tough fight against Ateneo

Feb 16, 2016 - 1:04 AM

The UP Lady Maroons earn the respect of Alyssa Valdez and the Ateneo Lady Eagles but fail to earn their second win and an upset victory

NO CIGAR. Alyssa Valdez of Ateneo fires a spike at the blocking Aieshalaine Gannaban of UP. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Consistency is key for the streaking NU Lady Bulldogs

Feb 15, 2016 - 2:27 AM

The National University women s volleyball team has a mixture of experience and depth Now Coach Roger Gorayeb feels they need to maintain their high of play throughout the season

CONSISTENCY IS KEY. The NU Lady Bulldogs have gotten their season on track with consecutive wins over DLSU and UE. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

NU Lady Bulldogs buck slow start to zip past Adamson Lady Falcons

Feb 06, 2016 - 6:16 PM

NU drops the first set but wins 3 straight to earn their first win of the season

RUNNING OF THE BULLDOGS. Rica Diolan and Jaja Santiago celebrate a point during the NU's 4-set win over Adamson. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler