Pacific local scoreboard and schedule for the October 1, 2009 edition
OkinawaGirls volleyballTuesday’s summaryAt Camp Foster Kubasaki def. Okinawa Christian International 25-11, 25-20, 23-25, 25-12Spike kills-Kubasaki, Gabby Falco 6 in 11 attempts, Brittani Hinson 5 in 11 attempts. Serving-Kubasaki, Nikki Moretti 13-for-15, 7 aces; Brittani Hinson 17-for-19, 8 aces; Gabby Falco 9-for-14, 5 aces; Ku’uleialoha Ampong 16-for-18. Defensive digs-Kubasaki, Brittani Hinson 14, Rachel O’Neill 11, Gabby Falco 7, Michayla Robinson 7. Set assists-Kubasaki, Ku’uleialoha Ampong 10.
ScheduleOkinawaFootballFriday, Oct. 2Ryukyu Univ. vs. Kadena at Ryukyu Middle School, 7 p.m.Saturday, Oct. 3Kubasaki at Kinnick (Japan), 5:30 p.m.Cross countryWednesday, Sept. 30Kadena, OCSI, Zion and Kubasaki at Habu Trail, Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, 4:30 p.m.TennisThursday, Oct. 1Kubasaki vs. Kadena at Risner Tennis Complex, Kadena Air Base, 3 p.m.Girls volleyballThursday, Oct. 1Kubasaki at Kadena, 6:30 p.m.Saturday, Oct. 3Futenma, Kyuyo and Kadena (Japanese) at Kubasaki, 2 p.m.Tuesday, Oct. 6OCSI at Kadena, 6:30 p.m.
GuamFootballSaturday, Oct. 3FDMS at Okkodo, 10 a.m.; Southern at Okkodo, JFK at GHS, 3 p.m.Cross country(meets begin at 4:30 p.m.)Wednesday, Sept. 30GHS at Southern, FDMS/AOLG vs. St. Paul at Yigo Fire Station, Okkodo vs. JFK at Tiyan, SSHS vs. St. John’s t Two Lovers’ PointSaturday, Oct. 3Harvest vs. SSHS at Andersen Air Force Base South, St. Paul vs. St. John’s at Two Lovers’ Point, Southern at Okkodo, GW vs. JFK at TiyanTuesday, Oct. 6Harvest vs. St. Paul at Yigo Fire StationWednesday, Oct. 7Southern at GW, GHS at Okkodo, JFK vs. SSHS at Andersen Air Force Base, South, St. John’s at FDMS/AOLGGirls volleyball(matches begin at 5:30 p.m.)Friday, Oct. 2Harvest at St. John’s, Okkodo at St. Paul, JFK at SSHS, Notre Dame at AOLG, GHS at SouthernSaturday, Oct. 3AOLG vs. St. Paul at ICA
JapanFootballFriday, Oct. 2Yokota at Zama, 7 p.m.Saturday, Oct. 3ASIJ at Edgren, 10 a.m.; Kubasaki (Okinawa) at Kinnick, 5:30 p.m.Girls volleyballWednesday, Sept. 30Zama at Yokota, 5:30 p.m.Friday, Oct. 2St. Maur at YIS, 4:30 p.m.; CAJ at ASIJ, Seisen at ISSH, 5:30 p.m.Friday, Oct. 2-Saturday, Oct. 3Kinnick at E.J. King, Yokota at M.C. Perry, Zama at EdgrenMonday, Oct. 5Zama at ISSH, 5:30 p.m.Tuesday, Oct. 6ASIJ at Seisen, Kinnick at Yokota, 5:30 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 7Yokota at St. Maur, 5 p.m.TennisWednesday, Sept. 30Kinnick at CAJ, 1:30 p.m.; Zama at Yokota, 4 p.m.Friday, Oct. 2ASIJ at YIS, 3 p.m.Friday, Oct. 2-Saturday, Oct. 3Kinnick at E.J. King, Yokota at M.C. Perry, Zama at EdgrenTuesday, Oct. 6Seisen/St. Mary’s at ASIJ, 3 p.m.Wednesday, Oct. 7YIS at Kinnick, 4:30 p.m.Cross countrySaturday, Oct. 3All Japan schools at Tama Hills Recreation Center, 9 a.m.
Game of the week:FootballYokota (5-0) at Zama (2-1)When: 7 p.m. Friday.Where: Trojans Field, Zama American High School, Camp Zama, Japan.What: Second of two regular-season meetings between the teams with the best records in the DODEA Japan Football League. Yokota beat Zama 28-12 on Sept. 4 at Yokota. The Panthers are looking to make it 15 straight victories over the Trojans dating back to the second game of the 2002 season; Yokota won 21-6, but had to forfeit the victory when it was discovered the Panthers used an ineligible player. Zama hasn’t beaten Yokota on the field since a 12-6 victory Oct. 10, 1998.
Players to watch: These teams run the football, with each having three backs who can carry the load. Zama’s Wing-T attack features Michael Spencer (386 yards, 4 TDs, 43 carries), Ryan Blackstock (186 yards, 4 TDs, 22 carries) and Ashton Norwood (285 yards, 3 TDs, 43 carries). Triggering Yokota’s multifaceted offense are DeEric Harvin (27-for-46, 455 yards, 5 TDs), Gerald McCloud (448 yards, 6 TDs, 59 carries), Bradley Forbes (389 yards, 4 TDs 44 carries) and Rainey Daley (384 yards, 5 TDs, 49 carries), who sat out Yokota’s 34-6 victory over Kinnick last Friday with an ankle injury.