The media learned today that the PL Gakuen High School baseball team withdrew from the Spring Osaka Tournament due to violence within the team.
According to school officials, in late-February at the player dorms, an upper class student became violent with a lower class student. The lower class student did not suffer any injuries. The high school reported the incident to the Osaka High School Baseball Federation on February 28 and their withdrawal was accepted. The Japan High School Baseball Federation is also expected to take a look at the case.