The media learned today that nineteen-year-old Ayano Kawasaki (川崎彩乃 ?) will be added to the player register by Keio University (Tokyo Big 6). The Keio University baseball team informed reporters that this will be the first time they registered a female player.
Kawasaki stands at 155 centimeters and weighs fifty-four kilograms. She bats and throws with her right and played for the Komazawa Gakuen Girls' High School baseball team.
Meiji University registered Jodi Haller in 1995 and made her the first female player in the Tokyo Big 6. And in 2001, Megumi Takemoto (Tokyo; 1.1 IP, 4 H, 2 R) and Chihiro Kobayashi (Meiji; 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R) started a game against each other.