It’s only two weeks into the 2014 DODDS European volleyball season, and already Vilseck is looking like a team to beat.
The first quarter of Saturday’s Bitburg-Ansbach Division II football showdown Saturday ended with the two contenders tied at a touchdown apiece.
David Vidovic rushed for 297 yards and three touchdowns on just 12 carries Saturday to pace defending DODDS-Europe Division II champion Hohenfels to a comfortable 46-12 win over Aviano.
The Ramstein Royals barreled into the 2014 DODDS-Europe Division I football fray Saturday with a dominant 45-0 shutout win over the visiting Patch Panthers.
The Vilseck Falcons found a way to overcome a sloppy, fumble-plagued performance Saturday – force the other team into even more miscues.
The host Naples Wildcats persevered through nearly 90-degree heat to secure a 20-7 win over visiting Benelux squad SHAPE on Saturday.
The Rota Admirals, DODDS-Europe only Spain-based program and among its most geographically isolated schools, improved to 2-0 on Saturday with their second consecutive blowout win, a 47-8 win over visiting Alconbury.
The Brussels Brigands fell further down the standings in their inaugural Belgian American Football League season with a 38-18 loss to the Evere Tigers on Saturday.
John Bechinina knew that if there was a football team, he would be on it. At 5-foot-10 and 222 pounds, the Bamberg junior describes himself as a “pretty big guy.”
Boys soccer roundup
All-Europe standout John Arnold assisted on three of the Warriors’ goals Saturday as Wiesbaden cruised past host Baumholder 5-0.
Maybe it was the cold weather. But the Patch baseball team appeared to have visiting Ansbach seeing double Saturday.
The 2013 DODDS-Europe boys soccer season got off to a weather-ravaged two-game start Saturday, with three games across Germany cancelled or postponed.
There’s no room for error in DODDS-Europe girls soccer.
It’s hard to imagine the margin separating champion from challenger getting any closer than it was in 2012, when all three European divisional title games were decided by a single goal.
Heidelberg teams sweep to open final seasons
Ansbach, Bitburg cruise into showdown
Opening night features close game, three warmups
Schweinfurt topples Heidelberg to move to 3-1
Vicenza, Sigonella split a pair
Ansbach girls top short-handed Schweinfurt
Schweinfurt ends year with 2-game win streak
Schweinfurt edges ISB to get second win
Naples wins another one by shutout
Ansbach building a reputation for scrappiness
Manning, Eperjesi spark SHAPE
Schweinfurt takes lead, holds off AFNORTH
Patch thumps Schweinfurt in softball
Royals continue to rule Western Region
D-I powers romp to easy victories
Vilseck hurlers stifle Bamberg bats
Grotelueschen tosses no-hitter as Royals cruise
Vilseck sweeps opener with Schweinfurt
Races go down to the final games
Bamberg takes two from Schweinfurt
Alconbury, Brussels big men earn split
Lakenheath girls fill the win column
Naples tops Schweinfurt to finish in three-way tie
Schweinfurt collects first-ever grid victory
Vilseck reserves get a chance to shine on court
Red, black and silver
(Will be updated after school year begins)
Track and field:
2014 day-by-day fall sports schedules and results for:
DODDS-Europe schedules from previous years
Europe Scoreboard: Sept. 20, 2014
14:17 September 20, 2014
Europe Scoreboard: Sept. 19, 2014
05:11 September 19, 2014
Europe Scoreboard: Sept. 13, 2014
08:25 September 18, 2014
Europe Scoreboard: May 17, 2014
03:25 May 19, 2014
Europe Scoreboard: May 16, 2014
15:06 May 16, 2014