UAAP Season 59
|UAAP Season 59|
|Host school||De La Salle University|
|Seniors||UST Growling Tigers|
|Juniors||UST Tiger Cubs|
|(Ex) = Exhibition; (DS) = Demonstration Sport|
|Season 59 champions|
|Notes: (DS) refers to demonstration sport.
(EX) refers to exhibition sport.
UAAP Season 59 is the 1996–97 season of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines, which was hosted by De La Salle University-Manila. The season opened on July 13, 1996, at the Araneta Coliseum. The 3rd Annual UAAP Cheerdance Competition was also held after the opening ceremonies.
|1||De La Salle Green Archers||11||3||.786||—|
|2||UST Growling Tigers||10||4||.714||1|
|3||UP Fighting Maroons||9||5||.643||2|
|4||UE Red Warriors||8||6||.571||3|
|5||Ateneo Blue Eagles||7||7||.500||4|
Event host in boldface
Qualified to the semifinals with a twice-to-beat advantage
Qualified to the semifinals
Qualified to fourth-seed playoff
#1 & #2 have twice-to-beat advantage
Seniors Division championships
Juniors Division championships
Overall Championship race
The host school is boldfaced. Final.
Note for Seniors division: Point totals in italics are partial results. The results for the Men and Women's Judo tournaments, in which only Ateneo, La Salle, UP, and UST joined in, are incomplete. UP won both tournaments. Fencing is a demonstration sport, and is not included in the final tally.
Men: Herminio Gallo, Jr. (Volleyball)
Women: Emmilyn Ong Jimenez (Swimming)
Junior: Rufino Manotok (Swimming)
- Tigers, Archers seal 3rd straight title showdown, Manila Standard
- UST Tigers take Game 1 vs Archers, Manila Standard
- Four-rific!, Manila Standard