In a quarterfinals game featuring Kobe Koryo High School and Higashiyama High School, both schools went through 9 innings without scoring a single run. The game continued into extra innings and was finally suspended after 15.
Both starting pitchers apparently tossed all 15 innings:
- Koryo's Hashimoto (橋本宏樹) 206 pitches
- Higashiyama's Morimoto (森本文也) 194 pitches including 19 strike outs
The game will resume Friday (8/28) at 10am.
=== Update on 8/28 @ 5:28pm JST
Higashiyama ended up winning the game in the 24th inning after Koryo's Hashimoto loaded the bases with 1 out and walked in the game-winning run.
Hashimoto tossed a total 334 pitches between yesterday and today.
Morimoto tossed a total 282 pitches and struck out 23 batters.