With winter weather at its heels and spring break veering into its lane, the DODDS-Europe track and field season has always been unorthodox.
Boys soccer preview
The 2014 DODDS-Europe boys soccer season opened last weekend on an unpredictable scene of contenders in flux at all three divisional levels. Saturday brings the first full schedule of games in the regular season; the DODDS-Europe tournament will play out May 19-22 at sites around Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Girls soccer preview
The 2014 DODDS-Europe girls soccer season kicked off last weekend with deeply-entrenched contenders in Division I and II and an entirely clean Division III slate. The opening weekend’s handful of games gives way to a full-fledged slate Saturday, all leading up to the DODDS-Europe championship tournament set for May 19-22 at sites around Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Upperclassmen and Division I players dominate the 2013-14 All-Europe basketball teams, announced this week by DODDS-Europe athletic director Karen Seadore.
More than two dozen cheerleading squads put on quite a show Saturday while competing for top honors at the DODDS-Europe Cheer Competition, held in concert with the basketball tournaments at the Wiesbaden Fitness Center.
Division II girls
Top-seeded Naples fended off a scrappy, No. 8 Bitburg and second-seeded Aviano barely squeaked out a victory against No. 10 Vicenza Wednesday, the first day of the Division II girls tournament in the DODDS European Basketball Championships.
Division II boys
Schweinfurt/Bamberg burst out of its humble 13th seed Wednesday with two hard-fought victories on the opening day of the DODDS-Europe Division II boys basketball tournament.
DODDS-Europe boys basketball preview
The 2013-14 DODDS-Europe boys basketball tournament will run Wednesday through Saturday at sites around Wiesbaden. Here’s a look at the contenders in all three divisions:
Girls tournament favorites? Take your pick
Kaiserslautern topples unbeaten Wiesbaden
D-I teams finish season in a jumble
Pools sort out contenders for mat titles
Hoop teams try to build momentum
Patch has numbers, but many classes up for grabs
It takes 3 OT, but Bavarian team gets first win
Wiesbaden still perfect after narrow win
AFNORTH piles up four 'W's in busy weekend
Marksmanship's a sport on the upswing
Wiesbaden routs Ramstein to stay perfect
Naples takes two in showdown with Aviano
Sigonella plays giant killer again
Teams try to remove rust after almost a month off
Everyone appears to have shot in large-school race
Warriors sweep Vilseck to stay perfect
Basketball in Europe: start, stop, start again
Royal blue and yellow
Ethan Engel, David Dickens
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