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Robert D. Edgren shortstop Izzy Leon leaps for a throw as Zama American baserunner Christian Venzlauskas slides into second base during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans.


Zama vs Edgren
Division II Baseball Championship
Ismail "Izzy" Leon, #2, Edgren
Christian Venzlauskas, #13, Zama
Photographer: Doc Hicks

Robert D. Edgren shortstop Izzy Leon leaps for a throw as Zama American baserunner Christian Venzlauskas slides into second base during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans. Zama vs Edgren Division II Baseball Championship Ismail "Izzy" Leon, #2, Edgren Christian Venzlauskas, #13, Zama Photographer: Doc Hicks (Doc Hicks/Special to Stars and Stripes)

Robert D. Edgren shortstop Izzy Leon leaps for a throw as Zama American baserunner Christian Venzlauskas slides into second base during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans.


Zama vs Edgren
Division II Baseball Championship
Ismail "Izzy" Leon, #2, Edgren
Christian Venzlauskas, #13, Zama
Photographer: Doc Hicks

Robert D. Edgren shortstop Izzy Leon leaps for a throw as Zama American baserunner Christian Venzlauskas slides into second base during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans. Zama vs Edgren Division II Baseball Championship Ismail "Izzy" Leon, #2, Edgren Christian Venzlauskas, #13, Zama Photographer: Doc Hicks (Doc Hicks/Special to Stars and Stripes)

Robert D. Edgren third baseman Will Appell awaits the throw as Zama American baserunner Daniel Roland slides during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans.

Robert D. Edgren third baseman Will Appell awaits the throw as Zama American baserunner Daniel Roland slides during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans. (Doc Hicks/Special to Stars and Stripes)

Zama American third baseman Parish Jones applies the tag on Robert D. Edgren baserunner Tristan Jefferson during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans.

Zama American third baseman Parish Jones applies the tag on Robert D. Edgren baserunner Tristan Jefferson during Saturday's championship game in the Far East High School Division II Baseball Tournament at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan. Edgren rallied from a 3-1 deficit to repeat its championship 4-3 over the Trojans. (Doc Hicks/Special to Stars and Stripes)

High school

BaseballFar East High School Division I Baseball TournamentSaturday at Yokota Air Base, Japan Single-elimination playoffs Game 9—Seoul American 7, Guam High 5, seventh and eighth place Game 10—Yokota 4, Kadena 3, fifth and sixth place Game 11—American School In Japan 12, Nile C. Kinnick 1, third and fourth place Game 12—Kubasaki 19, St. Mary’s International 1, champion and second placeSAHS 7, Guam High 5 GHS….. 310 10—5SAHS….. 103 3x—7Yokota 4, Kadena 3 Kadena….. 000 30—3Yokota….. 400 0x—4W — Kei DePontbriand. L — Jalen Creer-Amos.ASIJ 12, Kinnick 1 Kinnick….. 000 10—1ASIJ….. 310 8x—12 ChampionshipKubasaki 19, St. Mary’s 1 St. Mary’s….. 010 000 0—1 10 5Kubasaki….. 151 435 x—19 24 1W — Angelo Bourdony, 2 IP (H, 2 SO). L — Senzae Zhou, 1 1/3 IP (6 H, 6 R, 4 ER, 2 BB). Save — Renton Poole, 3 IP (5 H, 4 SO). Batting — Kubasaki: Jared Paul 4-5 (3 R, 2 2B, HR, 6 RBI), Bourdony 5-5 (3 R, 2B, HR, 3 RBI), Jaren Blessett 2-5 (2 R, 2 RBI), Curtis Williamson 2-5 (3 R), Shoichiro Vivas 4-6 (2B).Awards All-Tournament team—Jared Paul (two-time selection, 2012 with Kadena), Renton Poole, Angelo Bourdony, Kubasaki; Teige Kim, Senzae Zhou, St. Mary’s; Bessie Noll (three-time selection), ASIJ; Daniel Ross (three-time selection), Ryan Folsom, Kinnick; Kei DePontbriand, Nate Sax, Yokota; Justin Sego (two-time selection), Nick Martinez, Kadena; Alex McDonald, Jared Kent, SAHS; Kyle Dougherty, Guam High.Far East High School Division II Baseball TournamentSaturday at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan Single-elimination playoffs Game 1—E.J. King 8, Matthew C. Perry 2 Game 2—Zama American 6, Osan American 3 Game 3—Robert D. Edgren 7, E.J. King 2 Game 4—Osan American 10, E.J. King 3, third and fourth place Game 5—Robert D. Edgren 4, Zama American 3, champion and second placeE.J. King 8, M.C. Perry 2 EJK….. 301 13—8MCP….. 100 10—2Zama 6, Osan 3 Zama….. 111 12—6Osan….. 002 10—3W — Christian Venzlauskas.L — Ryan King.Edgren 7, E.J. King 2 EJK….. 000 20—2 Edgren….. 024 1x—7Osan 10, E.J. King 3 EJK….. 300 00—3Osan….. 331 3x—10 ChampionshipEdgren 4, Zama 3 Zama….. 030 000 0—3Edgren….. 100 030 x—4Awards Most Valuable Player — Kenny Mack Stewart, Osan.Best Pitcher — Akiyoshi Buckson, E.J. King.Best Hitter — Tristan Jefferson, Edgren (repeat selection).Best Defensive Player — Will Appell, Edgren.Best Offensive Player — Michael Thompson, Zama.All-Tournament team — Mack Stewart, Buckson, Jefferson, Appell, Thompson; Cameron Ray, Isaac Victorino, Izzy Leon, Edgren; Ryan King (two-time selection), Osan; Michael Torres (two-time selection), Keanu Cruz, Zama; Kouhei Yoshimoto, Dell Embry, E.J. King; Shawn Eagmin, Charles Van Allen, M.C. Perry.

Interservice

FootballU.S. Forces Japan-American Football LeagueW-LNorth DivisionYokosuka Naval Base 2-2 Misawa Air Base 2-2 Yokota Air Base 2-2South DivisionKadena Air Base 3-1 Camp Foster 1-2 Camp Hansen 1-2Saturday, May 25Yokosuka Naval Base 34, Misawa Air Base 0 Yokota Air Base 30, Camp Hansen 8 Kadena Air Base 12, Camp Foster 6Saturday, June 1Yokota Air Base at Misawa Air Base, 3 p.m. Camp Hansen vs. Kadena Air Base at Ryukyu Middle School, Kadena Air Base, 7 p.m.


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