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[7/3/2013] Thirty-two schools to compete at 2014 Spring Koshien

by on Jul.03, 2013 @ 9:13 pm, under High School, Spring Koshien

The steering committee for the Spring Koshien met in Osaka today to decided that thirty-two schools will compete in next year's tournament.

Twenty-eight schools will be selected from eight major regions -- Hokkaido (one), Tohoku (two), Kanto/Tokyo (six), Tokai (two), Hokushinetsu (two), Kinki (six), Chugoku/Shikoku (five), and Kyushu (four).  There will be three twenty-first century slots and one Jingu Tournament slot.

Four additional schools competed at this year's tournament to celebrate the 85th anniversary of the event.

Source: Sponichi 7/3/2013