CAMP RED CLOUD, South Korea — Boxing and basketball tournaments highlight the sports calendar for the 2nd Infantry Division Warrior Country in January.
A Warrior Invitational boxing tournament kicks off the schedule Jan. 17 at Camp Casey Fitness Center. It’s open to active-duty military personnel stationed throughout South Korea; competition begins at 7 p.m. For information, call DSN 730-2322 or 732-6927.
The Warrior Division women’s and men’s senior (33 and older) basketball tournaments follow Jan. 24 and Jan. 25.
The Warrior Division company-level tournament is Jan. 26-28.
All of the events are at Camp Red Cloud Fitness Center.
The women’s and men’s senior tournaments are open to all Warrior Country post-level teams; the company-level tournament is open to qualifying teams from Camps Casey and Red Cloud garrison tournaments.
For more information, call DSN 732-7757 or 732-6927.
The winners in each basketball tournament qualify for their respective 8th U.S. Army championships, scheduled for Jan. 28-31 at Camp Walker’s Kelly Fitness Center in Taegu.
X-League offers free tickets
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — The X-League is offering free tickets to servicemembers wanting to attend the Dec. 16 Japan Bowl.
The X-League Championship Game begins at 7 p.m. in the Tokyo Dome. Formed in 1971, the X-League is semi-professional.
To get free tickets, stop by Yujo Recreation Center or participate in the Enlisted Club’s Tuesday Night Football Frenzy.
The Japan Bowl decides the X-League’s representative to the Rice Bowl, which is Japan’s national championship. The Rice Bowl, held every January 3 at the Tokyo Dome, pits the winner of the X-League against the Japanese collegiate champion.