Matthew C. Perry

Prep roundup

Yokota breaks Red Devils' DODEA-Japan volleyball reign

Britney Bailey had 24 kills and reigning Far East Division II Tournament MVP Kyra Anderson had 37 assists to boost Yokota, the defending D-II champion, past host Kinnick.

Perry shuts out Edgren in fnal tuneup before D-II final

It was the Samurai’s last action before traveling to Korea next week for a rematch of last year’s D-II final at Humphreys.

Warriors' ground game too much for Cougars

Daegu hosts Humphreys at 6 p.m. Friday in what is a de facto Division II semifinal.

Perry wins D-II showdown with Humphreys

Defending champions stay unbeaten in D-II play by defeating the team that it could face again in a few weeks for Far East title.

Perry, Humphreys to get a feel for each other before title game

It’s rare that two teams get a chance to see each other two weeks before they likely play each other for Far East Division II football’s top prize.

Bad weather is good news for Perry again

Perry improved to 4-1 overall and 3-0 in DODEA-Japan Division II, all but clinching its third berth in the Far East D-II title game in four years.

Many teams have extra things to deal with this week

Few weeks are as memorable in the life of a high school student as homecoming. School spirit is place on display in a variety of manners, to include the homecoming parade, the dance, even days when students are asked to wear pajamas or don their clothing backwards.

Perry holds off Yokota to grab D-II Japan lead

Dylan Ernst had 148 yards on six total returns, including a punt 45 yards for a touchdown with 7 minutes, 15 seconds left that proved to be the game-winner.

Showdowns will likely determine at least half of finalists

Call it a weekend of de facto semifinals in DODEA-Pacific high school football: Matthew C. Perry visits Yokota at 6 p.m. Friday, while Nile C. Kinnick hosts Kadena at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Matthew C. Perry school info

Location: Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan
Mascot: Samurai
Colors: Maroon and white
Enrollment: 147
Website: http://www.perry-hs.pac.dodea.edu/

Principal: Lorenzo Brown
Athletic director: George Williams

Football: Frank Macias
Cross country: Brad Cramer
Girls volleyball: Patricia Swiderski
Tennis: Mark Lange
Boys basketball: Frank Macias
Girls basketball: Brad Cramer
Wrestling: Chris Munsell
Boys soccer: Mark Lange
Girls soccer: George Tarleton
Baseball: Frank Macias
Softball: Brad Cramer

Wall of champions

Far East Championships for Matthew C. Perry:


Division II football
Division II baseball
Division II girls soccer


Division II boys soccer


Division II boys soccer


Division II boys soccer


Division II boys soccer


Division II boys soccer
Division II girls soccer
Division II girls cross country


Division II boys soccer


Tennis: Andre Bugawan and Shea Redick, mixed doubles


Wrestling: Craig Bell, 122


Division II boys basketball


Division II boys basketball


Cross country: Laurie Taylor, girls

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Home Team

Rules governing long trips are there to prevent incidents

Garrett Macias and his Matthew C. Perry football teammates were settled in early Thursday evening for their bus ride, as long as 13 hours, to Yokota, their minds focused on a possible berth in the Far East Division II football title game.

Perry stifles Zama in 54-0 blowout

As a team, the Samurai held the Trojans (0-2) to minus-12 yards of offense and had three interceptions and two fumble recoveries.

Panthers get another shot at Mustangs

It would be understandable if Kadena football entered Saturday’s rematch of the 2016 Far East Division I title game hungry for revenge, after losing twice at American School In Japan’s Mustang Valley last season.

Perry opens D-II play by routing Daegu

Mason Graydon had eight tackles for losses, including two for safeties, plus a punt block and a fumble recovery, while senior running back Andrew Borrero scored three times.