Girls basketball roundup

Naples stamps itself as contender by ending Stuttgart streak

Wildcats stay perfect on the season and hand defending D-I champion Panthers first loss in 39-35 win in Vicenza.

Hoop summit gets off to sluggish start

Stuttgart is Day 1 winner, with both teams securing victories against Vicenza, while Vilseck and Naples each taste victory and defeat.

Defending champs should get another early test

The Stuttgart Panthers powered through an undefeated girls basketball season last year, culminating in a DODEA-Europe Division I championship. Their road to repeating that feat has already proven challenging, and will continue to be this weekend.

Home Team

DODEA-Europe hoops teams gifted 12 days of basketball before Christmas

Officially, the DODEA-Europe basketball games played in December count as part of the same regular season as those played in January and February. But in many ways, the brief two-week window between the winter season’s start and its annual holiday intermission is an entity all its own.

Boys basketball roundup

Round one goes to Wiesbaden over Ramstein

Star point guard Tyrese Harris led the way for the Warriors with 17 points, while Caleb Brown scored 11 and Isaiah DeVane added 10.

Girls basketball roundup

Stuttgart takes two from BFA in matchup of defending champs

The reigning Division I champion Panthers edged the Division II champion Falcons 31-30 in overtime to claim Friday night’s season opener, then completed the sweep with a 27-12 win the next day.

Vilseck, Kaiserslautern split season openers

The visiting Vilseck Falcons claimed the girls game 30-24, after which the Kaiserslautern Raiders boys squad evened the score with an 83-44 rout.

Vilseck school info

Location: Vilseck, Germany
Mascot: Falcons
Colors: Maroon and gold
Enrollment: 470
Website: http://www.vils-hs.eu.dodea.edu/

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