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‘It’s about getting to the finals’

COACH Altamirano giving words of wisdom to graduating Glenn Khobuntin on how winning the
championship will not change his life. Instead, God will do it for him. RUTH L. NAVARRA

You can’t help mentioning history when you talk about the National University Bulldogs’ winning their second UAAP men’s basketball championship title.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in 2BU,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Online petition raises alarm on ‘unhealthy’ products


Before the recent University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) basketball finals in which National University emerged as champion, Arvin Maceda, who identifies himself as a student of the University of the Philippines Manila and an intern of the nongovernment organization Health Justice, launched a petition through the website change.org to encourage the league’s stars to join the anti-smoking campaign.

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

10 great memories of the UAAP season 77 Finals


Championship games make great basketball memories. Here are some stories from the NU-FEU Finals that you’ll love sharing with your friends.

Posted: October 18th, 2014 in 2BU,Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Swan song on a high note

cour tside
repor ter
B a t ch e l o r
ends her stint
with good
even as her
s ch o o l ’s
varsity team
is out of the
UAAP finals

Nearly two years ago, Kristelle-Ann Batchelor faced the television camera for the first time. She looked nervous, blinked too much, spoke too fast, and had problems with angling.

Posted: October 11th, 2014 in 2BU,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

The one-handed warrior

Sampaga stands tall despite her deformity (PDI Photo/Jilson Seckler Tiu)

Varsity player Marie Fe Sampaga admits the teasing still gets to her. When a player from the rival team called her “putol” (chopped) in a recent game, Sampaga recalls it took a lot of restraint for her not to hit back.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »