Category Archives: Sports

Stingers Fail in Bid for Cage Crown

TEXT|Diane Thea Opelario
PHOTOS| Stephen Tan


The Recoletos Rams beat the odds by foiling twice-in-a-row in the semifinals WNU’s dream of a 15th title and doing the same to USLS in the championship.
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Batang Pinoy National Finals Reset

TEXT|The Lead Publication


The Philippine Sports Commission said the youth games scheduled Nov. 19-23 in Bacolo0d City have been reset to the first week of February due to the effects of Typhoon Yolanda on delegations, especially from the Visayas.
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Storm The Coliseum

Be there to cheer for your team at the St. La Salle Coliseum at 4 p.m. today. Wear Green, Guys!

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Rugby in USLS? Why Not?

TEXT|Kiefer Reje


Philippine Volcanoes member, Harry Morris wants to promote rugby sports in Negros schools like USLS

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Stingers vs. UNO-R Rams in Finals

TEXT|The Lead Publication


The Recoletos Rams handed the WNU Mustangs two-losses-in-a-row in their semifinal series to put an end to the Mustang domination of local college basketball for 14 straight years.
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Younghusbands, Azkals Love Bacolod

VIDEO| Jorge Gamboa


Phil Younghusband says he and his brother, James ,and members of the Philippine Azkals love to play in Bacolod City as they feel the warm welcome and affection of the Negrenses for the team. Jorge Gamboa has the exclusive report.
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Dedicated Dancers

TEXT|Michelle Frances Tiamsing


Communication seniors who have both the passion in their studies and skills.
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Stingers Earn Ticket to NOPSSCEA Finals

TEXT & PHOTO| Aliana May Juson


The Lasallians soared to an early lead and foiled the attempt of the Agustinian Eagles in staging a comeback for a 77-67 win.
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Stingers Clinch 12 NOPSSCEA Titles

TEXT|Kiefer Reje
PHOTO|Carl Barredo


Twelve varsity teams clinched the championship in the Negros Occidental Private Schools Sports Cultural and Educational Association season this academic year.

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Stingers down UP XI for crown

TEXT|April Leyva


USLS topped its bracket in the qualifying round by routing University of Northern Philippines, 15-0, and edging NU, 1-0 and blanking CPU, 3-0, to top its bracket.
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USLS Takes Football, Twin Titles In Badminton

TEXT|Keith Brandon Cari-an & Mark Rymund Garcia


The University of St. La Salle Stingers won three titles in the 18th Filoil National University Games to assert its claim as a sporting power outside the National Capital Region.
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Now a Badminton Power!

TEXT|April Leyva


Lasallian shuttlers posted a two-set win over UP after they trounced Iloilo Doctors College in the semifinals.

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Bacolod To Host Oct. 11-15 PFF Peace Cup

TEXT|Mark Raymund Garcia


The Philippine Azkals will defend its title against Chinese Taipei and Pakistan; Negrense Ed Sacapano included in the Azkals lineup.
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Younghusbands: We’ll Do Our Best

TEXT|Mark Raymund Garcia


First complete-team practice held Tuesday at Ayala North Point in Talisay City; presence of tall members is confidence-boosting said Phil.
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USLS Stingers Gun for Sweep of Two Rounds

TEXT| Robert James Lesterio


The Lasallians (7-0) will face defending champion WNU (5-1) on Sunday in their last elimination round match following their 94-79 triumph over VMA on Saturday, when the Mustangs posted a 73-72 squeaker over UNO-R.

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Sixth Straight Win for Stingers

TEXT| Pia Lara Villahermosa & Mae Ann Villanueva


USLS cagers break away from UNO-Recoletos’ half-time threat with 68-53 win to keep their slate clean.
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Tchoukball Promotional Games Held

TEXT| Daniel Dyari Paz
PHOTOS| Daniel Dyari Paz


St. Lasallians and other Negrense youths are in the forefront to popularize a Swiss-born sport as they also take key roles in the national team that has won top rankings in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Stingers Foil San Agustin Rally for Win No.5

TEXT| Robert James Lesterio & Jenny Billones
PHOTOS| Andy Alvarez


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Engineering 1A Tops Cheerobics

TEXT| Jess Senido & Mae Ann Villanueva
PHOTOS| Mae Ann Villanueva


Dynamism and energy set winners apart from other teams in the competition among Physical Education 1 students that tests their aerobics and cheering skills.

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USG All-Stars Shaded by Stingers

TEXT| Maria Imee Dalisay
PHOTOS| Maria Imee Dalisay


The University Student Government team held a friendly match against the basketball varsity squad but, as expected, their stars fail to shine against the Stingers’ rookies and veterans

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Clergy Cagers Foil Faculty

TEXT| Keisee Rebadomia
PHOTOS| Keisee Rebadomia


The young seminarians and priests exploited their speed and endurance to
dominate the Faculty team, which is hoping to gain more experience for the forthcoming NOPSSCEA tournament among college and university mentors.

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Stingers Foil USG All Stars in Friendly Match, 82-50

TEXT & PHOTOS| Imee Dalisay


Big-man Daryl Endona leads the Stingers with 16 points, including two dunks before the match ended.

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Games Held To Celebrate 11th Year of Med College

TEXT & PHOTOS| Mae Ann Villanueva


Students are divided into Green and White teams in their sports events that include volleyball, basketball, futsal, bowling, athletics and swimming.

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On Top 1 vs. Escalante in 2-on-3 Caging Finals

TEXT & PHOTOS| Kristine Abelink Patenio


The finalists defeated WNU and Arts & Sciences, respectively, in the semifinals in the tournament that offers P10,000 for the Top Three winners.

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UNO-Rians Rule Sepak Takraw Tourney

TEXT & PHOTOS| Neslie Ann Sibayan


Recoletos players outlast JBCLF in the final match of the tournament which was organized by Physical Education majors of the university.

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Stingers End First Round with Clean Slate

TEXT| Karla Panganiban
PHOTOS| Rowel Edward Dela Pena


USLS clinches fourth win – 83-67 over VMA Global College – to sweep first found; Mustangs bounce back after two-in-a-row triumph for 3-1 card. Second round to start Sept. 21 with USLS facing CSAB in Game 2 at 3:30 p.m.

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3-on-3 Basketball Tournament Ongoing

TEXT & PHOTOS| Jay Ann Karen Chan


Thirty-two teams are seeing action in the tournament which is divided into four brackets; 8 teams are the frontrunners in their respective groups.

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Stingers Soar vs. Mustangs for Win No. 3

TEXT| Mark Garcia, Karla Panganiban & Thea Opelario
PHOTOS| Aliana May Juson


The Lasallians take the early lead in the two-round tournament with their 63-57 win over defending champion WNU Mustangs.

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NOPSSCEA Season 33 Opens at St. La Salle Coliseum

TEXT| Robert James Lesterio
PHOTOS| Robert James Lesterio


Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevella, a former athlete and international sports leader, called on athletes to be inspired by the accomplishments of former NOPSSCEA athletes, like basketball standout Jeff Chan; USLS drumbeaters top college and high school competitions.

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Stingers Pledge To Do Their Best

TEXT| Robert James Lesterio & Austere Rex Gamao
PHOTOS| Robert James Lesterio


USLS athletes challenged at the annual Pep Rally to continue the harvest of honors in NOPSSCEA and higher meets as they are reminded to play and study harder.

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2nd Straight Win for USLS in 79-56 Conquest of CSA-B

TEXT| Thea Opelario and Bea Liza Antipatia
PHOTOS| Rowel Edward Dela Pena


The Lasallians send serious signals in their campaign for the NOPSSCEA cage crown with their two identical 23-point margins posted in their opening matches.

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USLS, IDC Share Top Honors in Volleyball Cup

TEXT| Kiefer Reje
PHOTOS| Kiefer Reje


Ilonggo spikers repeat elimination-round win over Stingers as Lady Stingers duplicated easy triumph over UNO-R for the Br. Ceci Hojilla Memorial Invitational title; Royce Quijano, John Ray Estiller named invitational MVPs

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USLS Stingers Stun UNO-R, 87-64, in Opener

TEXT & PHOTOS| Lenny Grace De Asis


Overcoming a 15-17 deficit in the first quarter, the Lasallians put their acts together early in the second canto to grab the lead for good from last year’s losing finalist, and padded it to as many as 23 points.

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Senoro, Kalalang, Leyva: All-Stars Overall MVPs

TEXT| Kiefer Reje


Three other Sophomores won MVP honors in their respective events to power their class to retain overall honors in the annual Communication students’ sportsfest.

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Stingers Off to Vietnam

TEXT| Karla Panganiban, Sherizze Acot & Abelink Patenio


The men’s basketball team will see action in an invitational in Ho Chi Minh City against teams from the host country and Malaysia.

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Sophomores Defend All-Star Title

TEXT| Pia Lara Villahermosa
PHOTOS| Neslie Anne Sibayan


Class 2015 won five of the seven events, relegating the Seniors, who were also champion in their Freshman year, to first runner-up honors.

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Freshman, Sophies’ Bets Named Mr. & Ms. All-Stars

Both winners said the triumph was unexpected since they looked forward to play in the games more than anything else.

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Masscomm All Stars 2013

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Stingers Take Vietnam Invitational Title

TEXT |Karla Panagniban & Mark Raymund Garcia
PHOTOS|RMIT Publicity


The Lasallians routed rivals from the host city and Malaysia
to keep their invitational record clean and posted their fifth straight win with an 11-point advantage over a Vietnam Basketball League team.

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Juniors Clinch Men’s Volleyball Crown

TEXT| Kiefer Reje


Eventual titlists avenge elimination-round loss to the Seniors in a five- set duel.

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All Set MC Rush All-Stars Annual Sportsfest

TEXT| Karla Panganiban


Comm students will see action in athletics, basketball, beach volleyball, dodgeball, tug of war and swimming as well as in cheering; special events include Mr. & Miss All-Stars search, name-your-batch and photography contests.

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Stingers Off to Vietnam

TEXT| Karla Panganiban, Sherizze Acot & Abelink Patenio


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Education tops ‘Luksong Lubid’

TEXT| Mariel Villanueva
PHOTOS| Gerard Troy Baldevia


Palarong Pinoy highlights fitness activities in the celebration of Linggo ng Lahi; two more events scheduled on March 7.

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U.S. Volunteers Hold Cage Clinic at USLS

TEXT| Ma. Imee Dalisay & Mary Christy Rebadomia
PHOTOS| Gecky Camille Escaro


30 young Negrenses learn better skills, hear about God’s love and play a friendly match with the Stingers in their summer tour.

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Stingers Bow to UI Wildcats

Despite the loss, the USLS cagers are assured of a slot in the semifinals after JBLMUF missed its qualifying-round assignments.

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Stingers Win in Game 1 in Roxas City Invitational

PHOTOS| CER Director Rhoderick Samonte


Eight WV collegiate teams are seeing action in the Halaran Festival Mayor’s Cup; USLS grouped with CPC, UI and JBLFMU while WNU is bracketed with USA, Hercor and St. John

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NegOcc loses Palaro ’13 Hosting Bid

The good news is the games will be hosted on the other side of the island, thus they will still be accessible to Occidental sports followers.

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FEU, St. Benilde: Top Winners in 17th Sandugo Unigames

PHOTOS| Andy Alvarez


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USLS Has Best Volleyball Varsity Program in Ph

PHOTOS| Andy Alvarez


The men and women teams duplicated their Top Four appearance in Unigames 2011 and improved their record by finishing 1-2 in the men’s and women’s division, respectively, this year.

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Top 5 Finish for USLS in 17th Sandugo Unigames

PHOTOS| Sandugo Unigames


The Stingers emerged the best performer among schools outside Metro Manila and even outdid five UAAP schools with its two titles, two first runner-up and three second runner-up trophies.

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