The UST Growling Tigers is the varsity team of the University of Santo Tomas in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines. The women's varsity team is called the UST Tigresses. Originally called the Glowing Goldies, the name has been changed starting with the 1992–93 season. The Juniors' teams are represented by the UST High School. The boys' team is called the Tiger Cubs and the girls' team, the Lady Tiger Cubs.
The University of Santo Tomas holds the most number of UAAP Overall Championships with 53 titles (39 Seniors' Division Overall Championships in the 65 seasons that the title was awarded and 14 Juniors' Division Overall Championships out of 17 seasons).
The University has a formidable athletic program in all sporting events of the league. The University also takes part in various sports leagues such as the Philippine Collegiate Champions League, the Shakey's V-League and the University Games.
Famous quotes containing the word tigers:
“Even tigers sometimes take naps.”