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D-I boysFar East High School Boys Division I Soccer TournamentSites — Upper Field and Mike Petty Stadium, Kubasaki High School, Camp Foster, Okinawa.Participants — Christian Academy Japan Knights (titles in 2005, 2007, 2009; Division II title in 2002), Kadena Panthers (titles in 1999, 2003, 2004, 2006), Kubasaki Dragons (titles in 2001, 2002, 2008), Nile C. Kinnick Red Devils, Yokota Panthers, Seoul American Falcons (title in 2011), Guam High Panthers.Format — Single round-robin, first three days, seven teams in one pool. All qualify for single-elimination playoffs with consolation, last two days.Returning All-Far East players — Josh Chung (MVP), Tanner McQueen, Seoul American; Kyle Smoker, CAJ; Lee Twyman, Yokota; Zach Yoder, Kinnick; Fred Alig, Guam.

Schedule(25-minute halves, 5-minute intermission, three points for win, one point for tie, no points for loss. Tiebreaker order 1) Head-to-head play, 2) goal differential, 3) goals scored, 4) coin toss. Mercy rule applies, matches halt when one team assumes an eight-goal lead).

Monday’s matches (Upper Field)CAJ vs. Seoul, 9 a.m.Guam vs. Kubasaki, 10:15 a.m.Kadena vs. Kinnick, 11:30 a.m.Seoul vs. Yokota, 12:45 p.m.Kinnick vs. Guam, 2 p.m.Kubasaki vs. CAJ, 3:15 p.m.Guam vs. Yokota, 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday’s matches (Upper Field)Kinnick vs. Kubasaki, 9 a.m.Kadena vs. Seoul, 10:15 a.m.Yokota vs. CAJ, 11:30 a.m.Seoul vs. Guam, 12:45 p.m.Kadena vs. CAJ, 2 p.m.Kinnick vs. Yokota, 3:15 p.m.Kubasaki vs. Seoul, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday’s matches (Upper Field)Yokota vs. Kadena, 9 a.m.CAJ vs. Guam, 10:15 a.m.Kubasaki vs. Kadena, 11:30 a.m.Seoul American vs. Kinnick, 12:45 p.m.Yokota vs. Kubasaki, 2 p.m.CAJ vs. Kinnick, 3:15 p.m.Guam vs. Kadena, 4:30 p.m.

Single-elimination playoffs(regulation 40-minute halves, 10-minute intermission, all but Final Four matches go straight to penalty-kick shootout in case of a draw; in semifinals and championship, two 10-minute overtimes, two five-minute “golden goal” overtimes and penalty-kick shootout if needed).

Thursday’s matchesMatch 1—2 vs. 7, 8 a.m. (Upper)Match 2—3 vs. 6, 10 a.m. (Upper)Match 3—4 vs. 5, noon (Upper)Match 4—Match 1 loser vs. Match 2 loser, 2 p.m. (Upper)Match 5—Match 1 winner vs. Match 2 winner, 4 p.m. (Mike Petty)Match 6—1 vs. Match 3 winner, 6 p.m. (Mike Petty)Match 7—Match 4 winner vs. Match 3 loser, 6 p.m. (Upper)

Friday’s matchesMatch 8—Match 4 loser vs. Match 7 loser, 8 a.m. (Upper)Match 9—Match 7 winner vs. Match 8 winner, 9:30 a.m. (Upper)Match 10—Match 5 loser vs. Match 6 loser, 11 a.m. (Mike Petty)Match 11—Match 5 winner vs. Match 6 winner, 1 p.m. (Mike Petty)

D-1 girlsFar East High School Girls Division I Soccer TournamentSites — Lower Field, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa; and Mike Petty Stadium, Kubasaki High School, Camp Foster, Okinawa.Participants — Christian Academy Japan Knights, Kadena Panthers (titles in 1998, 2000, 2004, 2005, 2006), Kubasaki Dragons (titles in 2002, 2003, 2007), Nile C. Kinnick Red Devils, Yokota Panthers, Seoul American Falcons, (title in 2010), Guam High Panthers, American School In Japan Mustangs (titles in 2008, 2011).Format — Single round-robin, first two days, four teams each in two pools. All qualify for single-elimination playoffs with consolation, last three days.Returning All-Far East players — Julie Keese (MVP), Katey Helwick, Joey Yamada, American School In Japan; Elizabeth Fabila (Golden Boot), Kubasaki; Angelique Nash, Seoul American.

Schedule(25-minute halves, 5-minute intermission, three points for win, one point for tie, no points for loss. Tiebreaker order 1) Head-to-head play, 2) goal differential, 3) goals scored, 4) coin toss. Mercy rule applies, matches halt when one team assumes an eight-goal lead).

Pool AMonday’s matchesKadena vs. ASIJ, 9 a.m.ASIJ vs. Yokota, 11:30 a.m.Guam vs. Kadena, 3:15 p.m.

Tuesday’s matchesYokota vs. Guam, 9 a.m.Yokota vs. Kadena, 11:30 a.m.Guam vs. ASIJ, 2 p.m.

Pool BMonday’s matchesKubasaki vs. Seoul, 10:15 a.m.Seoul vs. Kinnick, 12:45 p.m.CAJ vs. Kubasaki, 2 p.m.

Tuesday’s matchesKinnick vs. CAJ, 10:15 a.m.Kinnick vs. Kubasaki, 12:45 p.m.CAJ vs. Seoul, 3:15 p.m.

Single-elimination playoffs(regulation 40-minute halves, 10-minute intermission, all but Final Four matches go straight to penalty-kick shootout in case of a draw; in semifinals and championship, two 10-minute overtimes, two five-minute “golden goal” overtimes and penalty-kick shootout if needed).

Wednesday’s matchesMatch 1—A1 vs. B4, 8 a.m.Match 2—B1 vs. A4, 10 a.m.Match 3—A2 vs. B3, noonMatch 4—B2 vs. A3, 2 p.m.Thursday’s matchesMatch 5—Match 1 loser vs. Match 3 loser, 8 a.m.Match 6—Match 2 loser vs. Match 4 loser, 10 a.m.Match 7—Match 1 winner vs. Match 3 winner, noonMatch 8—Match 2 winner vs. Match 4 winner, 2 p.m.

Friday’s matchesMatch 9—Match 5 loser vs. Match 6 loser, 8 a.m.Match 10—Match 5 winner vs. Match 6 winner, 9:15 a.m.Match 11—Match 7 loser vs. Match 8 loser, 10:30 a.m.Match 12—Match 7 winner vs. Match 8 winner, 3 p.m. (Mike Petty)

D-II boys Far East High School Boys Division II Soccer TournamentSite — Soldier Field and Independence Park, Camp Humphreys, South KoreaFormat — Single round-robin, four teams each in two pools, first 1½ days. Modified double-elimination with consolation/placement matches, last 3½ days.Participants — Pool A: Osan American Cougars, International Christian-Uijongbu Eagles, Zama American Trojans, Robert D. Edgren Eagles. Pool B: Yongsan International-Seoul Guardians (titles in 2006, 2008, 2009 and 2011), Matthew C. Perry Samurai (title in 2010), Daegu Warriors, E.J. King Cobras (title in 2007).Returning All-Far East players — Yuta Fleming (best defensive player), Matthew C. Perry; Shu Ikeda (best goalkeeper), Roland Umoru, Yongsan International-Seoul; Yuta Fleming (two-time selection), Tyelor Apple, Alex Barker, Matthew C. Perry; Ryan Walls, Zama American; Mickey Kumar, International Christian-Uijongbu.

Schedule(30-minute halves, 5-minute intermission, three points for win, one point for tie, no points for loss. Tiebreaker order 1) Head-to-head play, 2) goal differential, 3) goals scored, 4) coin toss. Mercy rule applies, matches halt when one team assumes an eight-goal lead).

Pool AMonday’s matchesZama vs. Osan, 10:30 a.m. (Soldier)Edgren vs. ICS-Uijongbu, 10:30 a.m. (Independence)ICS-U vs. Zama American, 3 p.m. (Independence)Osan vs. Edgren, 3 p.m. (Soldier)Tuesday’s matchesOsan vs. ICS-Uijongbu, 9 a.m. (Soldier)Zama vs. Edgren, 10:30 a.m. (Independence)

Pool BMonday’s matchesDaegu vs. MC Perry, noon (Soldier)E.J. King vs. YIS-Seoul, noon (Independence)YIS-Seoul vs. Daegu, 4:30 p.m. (Independence)MC Perry vs. E.J. King, 4:30 p.m. (Soldier)

Tuesday’s matchesMC Perry vs. YIS-Seoul, 9 a.m. (Independence)Daegu vs. E.J. King, 10:30 a.m. (Soldier)

Double-elimination playoffs(regulation 40-minute halves, 10-minute intermission, two five-minute “golden goal” overtimes and penalty-kick shootout if needed).

Tuesday’s matchesMatch 1—A1 vs. B4, 3 p.m. (Independence)Match 2—B2 vs. A3, 3 p.m. (Soldier)Match 3—B1 vs. A4, 5 p.m. (Independence)Match 4—A2 vs. B3, 5 p.m. (Soldier)

Wednesday’s matchesMatch 5—Match 1 winner vs. Match 2 winner (Independence)Match 6—Match 3 winner vs. Match 4 winner (Soldier)Match 7—Match 1 loser vs. Match 4 loser (Independence)Match 8—Match 2 loser vs. Match 3 loser (Soldier)Match 9—Match 5 loser vs. Match 7 winner (Soldier)Match 10—Match 6 loser vs. Match 8 winner (Independence)

Thursday’s matchesMatch 11—Match 5 winner vs. Match 6 winner, 9 a.m. (Independence)Match 12—Match 9 winner vs. Match 10 winner, 9 a.m. (Soldier)Match P1—Match 7 loser vs. Match 10 loser, 11 a.m. (Independence)Match P2—Match 8 loser vs. Match 9 loser, 11 a.m. (Soldier)Match 13—Match 11 loser vs. Match 12 winner, 3 p.m. (Independence)

Friday’s matchesMatch P3—Match P1 winner vs. Match P2 winner, fifth and sixth place, 9 a.m. (Independence)Match P4—Match P1 loser vs. Match P2 loser, seventh and eighth place, 9 a.m. (Soldier)Match P5—Match 12 loser vs. Match 13 loser, third and fourth place, 11 a.m. (Independence)Match 14—Match 11 winner vs. Match 13 winner, 1 p.m. (Independence)Match 15—Match 11 winner vs. Match 13 winner if Match 11 winner loses Match 14, 4 p.m. (Independence)

D-II girls Far East High School Girls Division II Soccer TournamentSite — Penny Lake Fields 1 and 2, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, and Kuga Sports Park, Kuga, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.Format — Single round-robin, seven teams in one pool, first two days at Penny Lake (weather permitting). All qualify for double-elimination playoffs, last three days at Kuga.Participants — Osan American Cougars (titles in 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011), Daegu Warriors (title in 2007), Matthew C. Perry Samurai, E.J. King Cobras, Yongsan International-Seoul Guardians, Robert D. Edgren Eagles, Zama American Trojans (Division I title in 2009).Returning All-Far East players — Rachel Walls, Zama American; Haley Claiborne, Daegu.

Schedule(regulation 40-minute halves, 10-minute intermission, three points for win, one point for tie, no points for loss. Tiebreaker order 1) Head-to-head play, 2) goal differential, 3) goals scored, 4) coin toss. Mercy rule applies, matches halt when one team assumes an eight-goal lead).

Monday’s matchesEdgren vs. YIS-Seoul, 9 a.m. (Penny 1)Osan vs. Perry, 9 a.m. (Penny 2)Zama vs. Daegu, 11 a.m. (Penny 2)YIS-Seoul vs. King, 11 a.m. (Penny 1)Edgren vs. Daegu, 1 p.m. (Penny 1)Osan vs. Zama, 1 p.m. (Penny 2)King vs. Perry, 3 p.m. (Penny 2)YIS-Seoul vs. Daegu, 3 p.m. (Penny 1)Edgren vs. Osan, 5 p.m. (Penny 1)Daegu vs. King, 5 p.m. (Penny 2)

Tuesday’s matchesPerry vs. Zama, 7:30 a.m. (Penny 2)YIS-Seoul vs. Osan, 9 a.m. (Penny 1)King vs. Zama, 9 a.m. (Penny 2)Daegu vs. Osan, 11 a.m. (Penny 2)Perry vs. Edgren, 11 a.m. (Penny 1)Osan vs. King, 1 p.m. (Penny 1)Zama vs. Edgren, 1 p.m. (Penny 2)Perry vs. YIS-Seoul, 3 p.m. (Penny 2)King vs. Edgren, 3 p.m. (Penny 1)Zama vs. YIS-Seoul, 5 p.m. (Penny 1)Daegu vs. Perry, 5 p.m. (Penny 2)

Double-elimination playoffsAt Kuga Sports Park(regulation 40-minute halves, 10-minute intermission, two five-minute “golden goal” overtimes and penalty-kick shootout if needed).

Wednesday’s matchesMatch 1—4 vs. 5, 9 a.m.Match 2—3 vs. 6, 11 a.m.Match 3—2 vs. 7, 1 p.m.Match 4—1 vs. Match 1 winner, 3 p.m.Match 5—Match 2 winner vs. Match 3 winner, 5 p.m.

Thursday’s matchesMatch 6—Match 2 loser vs. Match 3 loser, 9 a.m.Match 7—Match 1 loser vs. Match 5 loser, 11 a.m.Match 8—Match 4 loser vs. Match 6 winner, 1 p.m.Match 9—Match 4 winner vs. Match 5 winner, 3 p.m.Match 10—Match 7 winner vs. Match 8 winner, 5 p.m.

Friday’s matchesMatch 11—Match 9 loser vs. Match 10 winner, 9 a.m.Match 12—Match 9 winner vs. Match 11 winner, 11 a.m.Match 13—Match 9 winner vs. Match 11 winner if Match 9 winner loses Match 12, 1 p.m.


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