High-scoring affairs reign on diamonds

Top teams load up on runs in an attempt to get first-round byes; Stuttgart and Naples grab them.

Royals upend Panthers to set up fourth match with SHAPE

Top-seeded Stuttgart loses first match of the season in penalty kicks against Royals, while Spartans win injury filled contest against Kaiserslautern.

Ramstein, Stuttgart renew championship rivalry

Royals defeat Wiesbaden and Stuttgart tops Kaiserslautern in Wednesday’s semifinals to set up yet another finals confrontation.

It’ll be Naples and Vicenza in mid-sized school finale

Wildcats stay perfect by topping Rota and Cougars edge Black Forest Academy in Wednesday semifinals.

AFNORTH, Ansbach advance in small schools

Lions shut out Spangdahlem, while Cougars top Alconbury to set up rematch of regular season contest won handily by AFNORTH.

Dozens of contenders look to join Parker, Jones as Europe track royalty

Wiesbaden senior Makiah Parker hasn’t lost a sprint event in three previous finals appearances, while teammate Luke Jones is well ahead of field in two of his three events.

Eight teams left in ultra-competitive D-II tourneys

Boys bracket features four strong sides, while Vicenza and Naples could be headed for rematch after Wednesday’s girls semifinals.

Warriors ride wave of emotions into semis

Wiesbaden faces tall task of top-seeded Ramstein, while Stuttgart plays Kaiserslautern. SHAPE joins latter three schools in boys semifinals.

Upstarts still have a shot, but favorites very much alive

AFNORTH, Sigonella girls clinch spots in Thursday’s D-III final, while Lions have three other teams hoping to eventually knock them off in Wednesday’s semifinals.

Royals look for redemption, Wildcats seek a three-peat

Ramstein unbeaten this season after loss in title game to Stuttgart a year ago, while Naples was perfect in division play and is looking for third straight championship.

Ramstein, Naples to begin title defenses in top form

Royals bring back majority of team from last year and have dominated opposition, while Wildcats field almost completely new squad but are perfect in divisional play.

Bahrain a key step closer to invite to semifinal party

Falcons top Vicenza 1-0 after playing with 10 men. Favorites AOSR, Naples and Marymount reach semifinals. Naples and Vicenza both 2-0 in girls tourney.

AFNORTH teams remain small-school favorites

Lions win only matches Monday, with boys joining Alconbury in clinching semifinal spots. AFNORTH girls and Sigonella could clinch spots in final Tuesday.

Tournament time can feel like a whole new season

Kaiserslautern boys, SHAPE girls get surprisingly good results early, then falter as form takes hold for most of opening day for large schools tournament.

Can Stuttgart, AOSR maintain strangleholds?

Defending champion Panthers, Royals to try to stay unbeaten and retain titles from a year ago in two top boys divisions, while AFNORTH looks to claim first D-III championship in years.

They’ll all be chasing Ramstein, Naples or AFNORTH

Royals, Wildcats and Lions dominated regular seasons in DODEA-Europe’s three soccer divisions and hope to continue that trend in season-ending championships.

Guam High boys win seventh straight island track title

Aaron Johnson wins four events and Cameron Brantley three to pace boys team, while girls come in second to George Washington to end three-year streak atop Guam track.