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UP Women’s Taekwondo Team wins Championship in UAAP Season 77

Members of the UP Women’s Taekwondo Team at the awarding ceremony.
With season MVP Charizza Camille Alombro leading the way, the University of the Philippines Women’s Taekwondo Team defeated De La Salle University, 5-2, winning the championship in their category.
The Lady Maroons, who last won the championship in 2002 behind Sugar Catalan, finished the season with a 5-1 slate, with the lone setback came from the hands of the former champion University of the Santo Tomas Tigresses, whose roster are filled with national team mainstays.
“Matagal na naming hinihintay na mag-champion ang women’s team. Nagtiwala kami na kahit anong nangyari, kaya naming …

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UP Pep Squad Place Second, Push for Equality in Cheerdance Competition

UP Pep Squad members are visited by UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan and UP Diliman Information Office Director S. Anril Tiatco
With the roar of the UP community behind them, the UP Pep Squad bent conventions en route to a solid runner-up finish in the UAAP Cheerdance Competition 2014.
In what was described as more of a vision than a theme, the squad which has been called the “Pep Squad ng Bayan” sported colored braids and featured pyramids that had female dancers lifting their male counterparts in an embodiment of the spirit of equality (pantay-pantay).
Supporters of the ‘Pep Squad ng Bayan’ at …

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