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[6/21/2013] Selection camp for national university team begins

by on Jun.22, 2013 @ 3:02 am, under College

Selection camp for the forty-eight candidates of the national university team began at Hiratsuka Stadium on Friday.  Camp will run through to Sunday.  Intra-squad games are scheduled on each day.  Batting practice is included on Saturday's schedule.  A final twenty-four man roster will be released on the 23rd.

The Whites beat the Reds 3-0 in Friday's intra-squad game.

Toshihiro Sugiura (Kokugakuin University) started the game for the Whites and tossed two shutout innings while allow two hits.  Yuta Yoshida (Rissho University) hit a solo home run for the Whites in the 9th.

Kohei Arihara (Waseda University) pitched for the Reds and topped out at 153km/h.

Source: Nikkan Sports 6/21/2013