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Kubasaki Dragons guard Mike Rogers (10) dribbles past a Futenma High School defender during Friday's pool-play games in the 1st annual Okinawa-American Shootout for high school basketball teams at the Panther Pit, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. Kubasaki won 43-38.

Kubasaki Dragons guard Mike Rogers (10) dribbles past a Futenma High School defender during Friday's pool-play games in the 1st annual Okinawa-American Shootout for high school basketball teams at the Panther Pit, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. Kubasaki won 43-38. (Dave Ornauer / S&S)

Kubasaki Dragons guard Mike Rogers (10) dribbles past a Futenma High School defender during Friday's pool-play games in the 1st annual Okinawa-American Shootout for high school basketball teams at the Panther Pit, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. Kubasaki won 43-38.

Kubasaki Dragons guard Mike Rogers (10) dribbles past a Futenma High School defender during Friday's pool-play games in the 1st annual Okinawa-American Shootout for high school basketball teams at the Panther Pit, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. Kubasaki won 43-38. (Dave Ornauer / S&S)

Kubasaki Dragons guard Mechi Fletcher (24) dribbles through a pair of Urasoe High School defenders during Friday's pool-play games in the 1st annual Okinawa-American Shootout for high school basketball teams at the Panther Pit, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. Kubasaki won 30-18.

Kubasaki Dragons guard Mechi Fletcher (24) dribbles through a pair of Urasoe High School defenders during Friday's pool-play games in the 1st annual Okinawa-American Shootout for high school basketball teams at the Panther Pit, Kadena High School, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. Kubasaki won 30-18. (Dave Ornauer / S&S)

Boys basketballFriday

Edgren 58, Yokota 39 At Misawa Air BaseYokota 11 13 5 10—39Edgren 13 12 9 24—58Scorers-Edgren, Zach Latimore 17, Kirk Chin 16, Derrick Lang 10; Yokota, Caiveon Thomas 17. Noteworthy-Panthers shot 3-for-26 from field in second half in loss.

Zama 54, St. Mary's International 50 At TokyoZama 16 14 13 12—55St. Mary's 7 17 7 19—50Scorers-Zama, Wilberto Badillo 17, Ben Bishop 11, Sean Wise 11, Carlos Walter 10; St. Mary's, Tobi Taniguchi 16, Young Do Youn 10.

Seoul American 65, Seoul Foreign 52 At Yongsan GarrisonSFS 14 9 16 13—52SAHS 9 15 19 22—65Scorers-Seoul American, Tyras Milner 17, Daniel Burns 14, Chris Churchwell 14, Raidion Fails 10; Seoul Foreign, Matt Kearney 16. Rebounders-Seoul American, Tyras Milner 7, Chris Churchwell 7; Seoul Foreign, Matt Kearney 7. Assists-Seoul American, Daniel Burns 7, Chris Churchwell 6.

Yongsan Int'l-Seoul 66, Osan American 47 At Osan Air BaseYIS-S 16 15 26 9—66Osan 10 8 16 13—47Scorers-Osan, Sean Moye 12, Xavier Whitehead 12. Rebounders-Osan, Warren Beckman 9, Xavier Whitehead 6. Assists-Osan, Chad Kitchens 5.

Girls basketballFriday

Yokota 58, Edgren 28 At Yokota Air BaseEdgren 6 9 4 9—28Yokota 9 16 17 16—58Scorers-Yokota, Stephanie Dolby 10; Edgren, Krystine Horsley 12.

Perry 37, Osaka International 36 At OsakaPerry 8 9 12 8—37Osaka 10 10 2 14—36Scorer-Perry, DeAndrea Taylor 13. Noteworthy-Kiara Lacey sealed the victory with a steal in the final 10 seconds.

Perry 46, Yokohama International 42 At OsakaPerry 8 15 14 9—46YIS 11 11 6 13—42Scorers-Perry, DeAndrea Taylor 22 (season high), Ashley Taylor 17 (9 free throws). Rebounder-Perry, Ashley Taylor 14.Thursday

Sacred Heart 44, CAJ 36 At TokyoISSH 10 6 23 5—44CAJ 7 14 4 11—36Scorers-Sacred Heart, Monica Kusaka 15, Leyna Arbour 12; CAJ, Natsuki Hamakawa 13.

Seoul American 46, Seoul Foreign 37 At Yongsan GarrisonSFS 16 4 12 6—37SAHS 9 10 12 12—46Scorers-Seoul American, Avianca Manning 16; Seoul Foreign, Stephanie Lim 10, Paula Dencher 10. Rebounders-Seoul American, Avianca Manning 13, Taquavia Randolph 5, Marian Garcia 5. Noteworthy-Falcons prevailed despite not having Crystal Pryear and Alyssa Gray (emergency leave) and Angye Law and Jevanna Green (injuries) in the lineup.

Taegu American 32, Seoul Int'l 28 At SeongnamTaegu 4 11 9 8—32SIS 6 12 4 6—28Scorers-Taegu, Ashley Smith 16, LaShae Denson 11. Rebounders-Taegu, Ashley Smith 15, LaShae Demson 11.

1st Okinawa-American ShootoutAt Amelia Earhart Intermediate School, Kadena Middle School and Kadena High School, Kadena Air BaseDay 1 resultsPool-play standings

Boys Pool A

Kubasaki 2-0Kitanakagusuku 2-0Futenma 0-2Kubasaki junior varsity 0-2

Friday's scores

Kubasaki 42, Kubasaki junior varsity 35Kubasaki 43, Futenma 38Kitanakagusuku 50, Kubasaki JV 15Kitanakagusuku 33, Futenma 27

Boys Pool B

Kadena 2-0Koza 1-1Oroku 1-2Konan 1-2

Friday's scores

Kadena 56, Oroku 50Koza 55, Konan 37Konan 29, Oroku 26Kadena 47, Konan 41Oroku 41, Koza 36

Girls Pool A

Kadena 2-0Urasoe Shogyo 1-0Shuri 0-1Kitanakagusuku 0-2

Friday's scores

Kadena 40, Kitanakagusuku 19Kadena 41, Shuri 28Urasoe Shogyo 39, Kitanakagusuku 35

Girls Pool B

Futenma 2-0Kubasaki 1-0Chinen 0-1Urasoe 0-2

Friday's scores

Kubasaki 30, Urasoe 18Futenma 32, Chinen 24Futenma 47, Urasoe 14


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