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By Krista Rodriguez
The University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) may be the more popular league, but when it comes to grooming the next college basketball superstars, the National College Athletic Association (NCAA) high school division has so much to choose from.
By Teddy S. Manansala
It’s always thrilling to watch games in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) between perennial rivals Ateneo and La Salle. These matches are intensified as fans enter the picture.
By Daryl Angelo Baybado
High school life is tough, but student-athlete-model Pauline Gaston says you can lick it as long as you believe in yourself. Blessed with beauty and brains, this 5’8”-tall girl shows how a teenager can deal with the rigors of academics and have fun at the same time.
By Irene C. Perez
Quirky watches are a quick way to dress up an outfit—and to show school spirit.
By Bong Lozada
She may look glam and fab, but there is more to her than what meets the eye. She has graced print ads after being selected as one of the models of a cosmetics line, but Kristelle Batchelor is one biscuit who was molded from a different cookie cutter.
By Robert Jon L. Garcia
College basketball, and recently, volleyball, have been enjoying immense popularity in the Philippines, thanks to the University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UAAP).
Last Saturday, the two schools’ respective cage squads met again on the hardcourt of Smart Araneta Coliseum, though in a different occasion; San Beda, the 2013 NCAA champion, battled La Salle, the 2013 University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) titleholder, for a charity game.
By Mervin Fernando
Most collegiate basketball fans know of the National Collegiate Athletic Association of the Philippines (NCAA), Universities Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP), and Philippine Collegiate Champions League (PCCL) as the only basketball tournaments. These tournaments showcase the main team, or team A, of participating schools.
By Maureen Manuel
We’ve seen them in the hard court, in the heat of the game, looking fierce. Now we show them with their game faces off, beaming with pride, enjoying an all-time high after winning the most watched basketball finals in the history of the UAAP.
By Maureen Manuel
It was the moment all La Sallians had been waiting for. After six painstaking years, the basketball championship crown was back in Taft. Last Oct. 17, La Salle students and alumni gathered to celebrate the victory.
By Fr. Tito Caluag
More than 10 years ago, I met with a Filipino who had grown up abroad, his mother and his uncle, about the young man’s possible entry into Ateneo and be part of the Blue Eagles varsity team in the UAAP. We came to an agreement on how he would prepare for the entrance test and the team tryouts.