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The GUIDON Sports highlights the Ateneo athletes who have devoted themselves to their disciplines to represent the Blue and White. The section undertakes the same amount of dedication while chronicling the world of Ateneo sports.

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One Big Mike

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Published 31 December, 2019 at 9:49 PM

A LITTLE over a month ago, Ateneo sent off the seniors of the men’s basketball team with a storybook ending for the ages. The Blue Eagles finished the...

Making the jump

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Published 18 December, 2019 at 5:46 PM

AS THE Ateneo Blue Eagles stay firmly perched in its nest among the prime Philippine colleges of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines...

70 years on the hill: The Blue Eagle Gym

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Published 14 December, 2019 at 5:00 PM

THE BLUE Eagle Gym has easily one of the most iconic and recognizable facades in the Ateneo de Manila University. Its frontage, which is adorned with the...

The road to gold: FAST Ateneo Women’s Team’s journey to the top

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Published 30 November, 2019 at 5:52 PM

BEHIND EVERY triumph and defeat in sports is a story—one of sacrifice, adversity, and unwavering dedication. Unfortunately, it is not very often that...

Turning the tides: A look back at the FAST Ateneo Men’s Season 82 Championship

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Published 28 November, 2019 at 9:14 PM

BETTING AGAINST five-peat champions does not seem like a normal thing to do, but the recently concluded University Athletic Association of the Philippines...

Lady Eagles bow to UST in Table Tennis Finals, win silver in UAAP Season 82

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Published 21 November, 2019 at 9:31 PM

THE ATENEO Women’s Table Tennis Team fell to the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Golden Tigresses, 0-2, in their best-of-three finals matchup in the...

Blue Eagles finish Tigers, complete 16-0 sweep for third-straight trophy

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Published 20 November, 2019 at 10:15 PM

THE RECORD-SETTING Ateneo Blue Eagles conquered the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers, 86-79, in Game 2 of the Finals of the University Athletic...

Third time’s the charm

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Published 19 November, 2019 at 8:41 PM

A QUICK look at Thirdy Ravena’s University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) accolades underscores just how prolific his career has been. On...

Sports Watchlist: October 2019

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Published 19 November, 2019 at 5:30 PM

Queens of the hill By Joachim S. Melo ANOTHER SEASON, another championship. The Ateneo Lady Eagles end their run in the University Athletics Association...

The truth behind empty arenas

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Published 19 November, 2019 at 5:23 PM

When you imagine being at a live Ateneo Men’s Basketball game, you probably picture any of the following: A raucous crowd split between Blue and (most...

Lady Eagles enter semifinals as second seed after up-and-down Day 7

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Published 19 November, 2019 at 4:38 PM

THE ATENEO Women’s Table Tennis Team saw both ends of the rope, tallying both a win and a loss on the final matchday of the elimination round. The Lady...

Ateneo Men’s Table Tennis end difficult season with defeats to DLSU, AdU

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Published 19 November, 2019 at 1:34 PM

THE BLUE and White ended their campaign in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Season 82 Men’s Table Tennis Tournament on the...

Greater than gold

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Published 18 November, 2019 at 6:00 PM

FOR MANY years, Ateneo has constantly preached the value of magis which directly translates to “more” or “greater.” While this can be slightly...

From Phenom to coach: The return of Kat Quimpo

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Published 18 November, 2019 at 6:00 PM

For Ateneo Women’s Basketball Head Coach Kat Quimpo, basketball has always been close to her heart. As a little girl, she watched Allen Iverson break...

Rookie-laden Blue Babble Battalion takes 7th place in CDC

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Published 17 November, 2019 at 9:31 PM

THE ATENEO Blue Battalion finished seventh in the University Athletic Association (UAAP) Season 82 Cheerdance Competition (CDC) on Sunday, November 17, at the...