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Kadena's Montez Young Jr. puts up a shot between Kubasaki's Ilijah Washington and Elonzo Higginson III during Friday's Okinawa boys basketball game. The Panthers outscored the Dragons 21-6 in the fourth quarter to win 59-51 and win the season series from Kubasaki 3-0 with one game left to play.
Kadena's Montez Young Jr. puts up a shot between Kubasaki's Ilijah Washington and Elonzo Higginson III during Friday's Okinawa boys basketball game. The Panthers outscored the Dragons 21-6 in the fourth quarter to win 59-51 and win the season series from Kubasaki 3-0 with one game left to play. (Mary Obsuna/Special to Stripes)
Kadena's Montez Young Jr. puts up a shot between Kubasaki's Ilijah Washington and Elonzo Higginson III during Friday's Okinawa boys basketball game. The Panthers outscored the Dragons 21-6 in the fourth quarter to win 59-51 and win the season series from Kubasaki 3-0 with one game left to play.
Kadena's Montez Young Jr. puts up a shot between Kubasaki's Ilijah Washington and Elonzo Higginson III during Friday's Okinawa boys basketball game. The Panthers outscored the Dragons 21-6 in the fourth quarter to win 59-51 and win the season series from Kubasaki 3-0 with one game left to play. (Mary Obsuna/Special to Stripes)
Kadena's Megan Kirby dribbles upcourt against Kubasaki during Friday's Okinawa girls basketball game, won by the Panthers 56-15. They won their 14th straight season series over the Dragons. Kadena leads 3-0 with one game left to play.
Kadena's Megan Kirby dribbles upcourt against Kubasaki during Friday's Okinawa girls basketball game, won by the Panthers 56-15. They won their 14th straight season series over the Dragons. Kadena leads 3-0 with one game left to play. (Mary Obsuna/Special to Stripes)
Zama's Rafael Labrador looks to pass against Nile C. Kinnick's Davion Roberts during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51.
Zama's Rafael Labrador looks to pass against Nile C. Kinnick's Davion Roberts during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51. (Theresa Ames/Special to Stripes)
Zama's Devante Gabriel and Nile C. Kinnick's Vincent Boyer battle for the rebound during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51.
Zama's Devante Gabriel and Nile C. Kinnick's Vincent Boyer battle for the rebound during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51. (Theresa Ames/Special to Stripes)
Zama's Jaleen Carroll outleaps Nile C. Kinnick's Gage Henderson for the ball during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51.
Zama's Jaleen Carroll outleaps Nile C. Kinnick's Gage Henderson for the ball during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51. (Theresa Ames/Special to Stripes)
Zama's Jeremiah Stewart dribbles around a pick by teammate Jaleen Carroll set on Nile C. Kinnick's Davion Roberts during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51.
Zama's Jeremiah Stewart dribbles around a pick by teammate Jaleen Carroll set on Nile C. Kinnick's Davion Roberts during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Red Devils 80-51. (Theresa Ames/Special to Stripes)
Yokota's Jimmy Dewberry puts up a shot against St. Mary's Satish Karthikeyan during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32.
Yokota's Jimmy Dewberry puts up a shot against St. Mary's Satish Karthikeyan during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32. (Dave Ornauer/Stars and Stripes)
Yokota's Ken Baarde dribbles against St. Mary's Ricky Story during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32.
Yokota's Ken Baarde dribbles against St. Mary's Ricky Story during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32. (Dave Ornauer/Stars and Stripes)
St. Mary's Konstantine Boltze passes the ball in front of Yokota's Kishaun Kimble-Brooks during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32.
St. Mary's Konstantine Boltze passes the ball in front of Yokota's Kishaun Kimble-Brooks during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32. (Dave Ornauer/Stars and Stripes)
Yokota's Kishaun Kimble-Brooks snatches a rebound away from St. Mary's Satish Karthikeyan during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32.
Yokota's Kishaun Kimble-Brooks snatches a rebound away from St. Mary's Satish Karthikeyan during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32. (Dave Ornauer/Stars and Stripes)
Yokota's Taylor Jenkins shoots over St. Mary's Satish Karthikeyan during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32.
Yokota's Taylor Jenkins shoots over St. Mary's Satish Karthikeyan during Friday's Japan boys basketball game, won by the Panthers 52-32. (Dave Ornauer/Stars and Stripes)

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Basketball Boys South KoreaYongsan 66, Daegu 34 Friday at SeoulWarriors 6 2 18 8—34Guardinas 13 23 11 19—66Scoring — Guardians: Nathan Moyer 24, Josh Swanson 10; Warriors: Jack Zimmer 10. Rebounding — Guardians: Moyer 8, Swanson 5.Seoul Foreign 61, Osan 31 Friday at SeoulCougars 15 8 6 2 — 31Crusaders 9 15 23 14 — 61Scoring — Crusaders: Caleb Jang 22, Jonah Meyar 15; Cougars: Gabriel Rouse 12. Noteworthy — Jang hit five three-point goals for Seoul Foreign.

OkinawaKadena 59, Kubasaki 51 Friday at Kadena Air BaseDragons 13 19 13 6 — 51Panthers 8 14 16 21 — 59Scoring — Panthers: Montez Young Jr. 16; Dragons: Elonzo Higginson III 17, Ilijah Washington 11, Jonny Hoppe 10. Noteworthy — Panthers outscored Dragons 21-6 in fourth quarter, win season series 3-0 with one game left to play.

JapanYokota 52, St. Mary’s 32 Friday at TokyoPanthers 15 15 10 12 — 52Titans 10 9 9 4 — 32Scoring — Panthers: Kishaun Kimble-Brooks 15, Jimmy Dewberry 12, David Carlson 11; Titans: Shin Yazawa 15.Nile C. Kinnick 80, Zama 51 Friday at Naval Air Facility AtsugiRed Devils 13 25 21 21 — 80Trojans 12 11 15 13 — 51Scoring — Red Devils: Davion Roberts 23, Kedrick Stockman 21, Bryan Hunt 11, Maine Roberts 10; Trojans: Jaleen Carroll 12, Rafael Labrador 12, Hikari Nakamura 10.American School In Japan 83, Christian Academy Japan 32 Friday at TokyoMustangs 30 25 17 11 — 83Knights 10 3 8 11 — 32Scoring — Mustangs: Koki Wiley 25, Tyler Evert 13, Oliver Rogers 12.E.J. King 76, Matthew C. Perry 51 Friday at Misawa Air BaseSamurai 14 16 6 15 — 51Cobras 21 25 30 10 — 76Scoring — Cobras: Dyson Robinson 28, Elijah Dannel 15, Sidney Parks 15; Samurai: Jonathan Armijo 15, Kapili Gleason 14.Robert D. Edgren 83, Matthew C. Perry 66 Friday at Misawa Air BaseSamurai 8 21 23 14 — 66Eagles 13 23 29 18 — 83Scoring — Eagles: Cyril Yalung 26, Roman Perez 14, Corey Hollingsworth 13; Samurai: Armijo 18, Gleason 17.

Girls South KoreaYongsan 40, Daegu 27 Friday at SeoulWarriors 2 11 7 7—27Guardians 9 8 14 9—40Scoring — Guardians: Ashley Cho 13; Warriors: DaiJa Turner 13, Bethani Newbold 12. Rebounding — Guardians: Gracie Parsons 5; Warriors: Turner 16. Blocked shots — Warriors: Turner 8. Steals — Guardians: Soo Lee 5; Warriors: Newbold 6.Osan 33, Seoul Foreign 29 Friday at SeoulCougars 12 8 6 7 — 33Crusaders 3 11 5 10 — 29Scoring — Cougars: Maja Inthaxivay 9; Crusaders: Elina Lee 10. Rebounding — Crusaders: Alexia Diamany 16. Blocked shots — Crusaders: Diamany 4.

OkinawaKadena 56, Kubasaki 15 Friday at Kadena Air BaseDragons 6 3 3 3 — 15Panthers 26 18 3 9 — 56Scoring — Panthers: Atiria Simms 12, Rhamsey Wyche 11; Dragons: Ari Gieseck 5. Noteworthy — Panthers won season series 3-0 over Dragons with one game left to play. Kubasaki has not won the season series since 2004 and has not won a regular-season game against Kadena in five years.

JapanEdgren 47, King 37 Friday at Misawa Air BaseCobras 12 9 4 12 — 37Eagles 10 18 11 8 — 47Scoring — Eagles: Karen Anastos 13, Jada Flowers 11, Christina Taylor 10; Cobras: Zanitta Boyd 15. Rebounding — Eagles: Taylor 10, Anastos 5.Edgren 56, Perry 18Samurai 6 4 2 6 — 18Eagles 19 7 11 19 — 56Scoring — Eagles: Aaliyah Scott 13, Flowers 11, Ellie Biscotti 11. Rebounding — Eagles: Taylor 10, Anastos 8, Biscotti 6.

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