Like many aspiring young athletes, Greg Billington harbored a dream of competing in the Olympics.
The 2nd Cavalry Regiment had a tremendous showing Saturday at the 2016 U.S. Forces Europe 10-miler qualifier race.
DI champion Ramstein places four players on first team, while DII winner Rota gets two on each team.
Ramstein secured three second-team selections to wind up as DODEA-Europe’s most-recognized program among the 23 All-Europe selections.
All-Europe boys soccer
While all three DODEA-Europe divisions placed players on the first team, the top Division I finishers gathered most of the recognition.
All-Europe girls soccer
Champion Stuttgart supplied four members of the 15-player squad, led by 2016 Stars and Stripes girls soccer Athlete of the Year Alexa Smith.
Jonny Oswald has been a very good pitcher throughout his four-year career with the Ramstein Royals. This year, he became great.
Football is often, and somewhat erroneously, referred to as “a game of inches.”
Boys track AOY
It takes major extenuating circumstances for Hunter Ficenec, the 2016 Stars and Stripes boys track and field Athlete of the Year, to not catch up to a goal he’s pursuing.
Girls track AOY
Jada Branch’s first 200-meter finals in Europeans was a defining moment in the Kaiserslautern sophomore’s budding track and field career.
Boys soccer AOY
It’s hard to stand out on a soccer team with as much talent as the International School of Brussels Raiders.
Girls soccer AOY
As an incoming transfer to a highly successful program, Alexa Smith knew she was going to have to earn her place in the lineup.
Teams given nod due to earlier pool-play victories over Hohenfels and Ramstein.
Europe DI baseball
Royals' 3-0, five-inning victory over Kaiserslautern earns program's fourth consecutive Division I championship.
DII/DIII baseball final
Rota won its second straight Division II/III European championship Saturday, beating the Bitburg Barons 5-4 in a well-played eight-inning classic.
Stuttgart sets mark in boys 3,200 relay before weather-related conditions force meet to end nine events short of completion.
The Division I bracket produced its final four and Division II/III arranged its championship game Friday as the three-day tournament transitioned from pool play into the elimination round.
In Division I, Kaiserslautern will face Ramstein, and Stuttgart will take on Vilseck. Over in Division II/III the red hot Aviano Saints will try to weather the Bitburg Barons while the surprising Hohenfels Tigers meet Sigonella.
Stuttgart's Hunter Ficenec wins 1,600 in record-setting time and also claims 3,200, while Ramstein's Katelyn Schultz also stars on track.
Division I champion Ramstein secured a spot in Saturday's semifinals. In Division II, Ansbach and top-seeded Bitburg joined reigning champion Rota in dominating the small-school proceedings.
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DODDS-Europe schedules from previous years
Europe Scoreboard: June 10, 2016
05:44 June 10, 2016
Europe Scoreboard: June 1, 2016
05:02 June 2, 2016
Europe Scoreboard: May 28, 2016
02:35 May 29, 2016
Europe Scoreboard: May 27, 2016
02:34 May 29, 2016
Europe Scoreboard: May 21, 2016
03:37 May 22, 2016