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[5/22/2014] 18U Coaches, 15U World Cup Groups, Samurai Japan uniforms for Women’s Softball team

by on May.23, 2014 @ 1:12 am, under International
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Coaches for the 18U Asian Championship were selected on Thursday.

  • Koya Higa - Okinawa Shogaku manager
  • Toshiyuki Ofuji - former Chukyo Daigaku Fuzoku Chukyo manager

Source: Sponichi 5/22/2014

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The groups for the 15U Baseball World Cup were revealed on Wednesday.

Group A

  • Chinese Taipei (number four seed)
  • Italy (number six seed)
  • Mexico (number seven seed)
  • Brazil (number ten seed)
  • Czech Republic (number thirteen  seed)
  • Tunisia (number eighteen seed)

Group B

  • United States (number one seed)
  • Japan (number two seed)
  • Panama (number eight seed)
  • Germany (number eleven seed)
  • New Zealand (number fourteen seed)
  • South Africa (number sixteen seed)

Group C

  • Cuba (number three seed)
  • Venezuela (number five seed)
  • Australia (number nine seed)
  • Argentina (number twelve seed)
  • Hong Kong (number fifteen seed)
  • Lithuania (number seventeen seed)

Source: IBAF 5/21/2014

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The Women's National Softball team will wear Samurai Japan uniforms when they play in the 14th Women's Softball World Championship in the Netherlands (August 15-24) and the 17th Asian Games Championship in Incheon, Korea (September 27-October 2).  The Japan Softball Association received permission to use the designs from the NPB.

Source: Sponichi 5/22/2014

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[4/4/2014] Asian 18U Baseball Championship Preliminary Roster

by on Apr.04, 2014 @ 8:44 pm, under High School, International
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The Japan High School Baseball Federation released the preliminary roster for the Asian 18U Baseball Championship (Thailand, September 1-7).  The selections are based on performances during the recent Spring Koshien.  Twenty-six players were selected -- nine pitchers, four catchers, eight infielders, and five outfielders.  Additional candidates will be selected after the Summer Koshien.

Pos Name JPN Name ENG School Yr Ht (cm) Wt (kg) T/B
P 田嶋 大樹 Tajima, Daiki Sano Nihon Daigaku 3 182 76 L/L
P 飯塚 悟史 Iizuka, Satoshi Nihon Bunri 3 185 76 R/L
P 田中 空良 Tanaka, Sora Toyokawa 3 177 75 R/L
P 高橋 奎二 Takahashi, Keiji Ryukoku Daigaku Fuzoku Heian 2 176 62 L/L
P 永谷 暢章 Nagatani, Nobaki Riseisha 2 187 87 R/R
P 山岡 就也 Yamaoka, Shuya Hiroshima Shinjo 3 173 70 L/L
P 岸 潤一郎 Kishi, Junichiro Meitoku Gijuku 3 175 75 R/R
P 伊波 友和 Iha, Tomokazu Misato Kogyo 3 180 78 R/R
P 山城 大智 Yamashiro, Daichi Okinawa Shogaku 3 176 77 R/R
C 池田 瞳夢 Ikeda, Hiromu Kanto Daiichi 3 174 78 R/R
C 氷見 泰介 Himi, Daisuke Toyokawa 3 173 71 R/R
C 髙橋 佑八 Takahashi, Yuya Ryukoku Daigaku Fuzoku Heian 3 175 70 R/R
C 岸田 行倫 Kishida, Yukinori Hotoku Gakuen 3 175 76 R/R
INF 直井 秀太 Naoi, Shuta Hakuoh Daigaku Ashikaga 3 174 75 R/L
INF 深江 大晟 Fukae, Taisei Hachinohe Gakuin Kosei 3 176 75 R/R
INF 吉田 叡生 Yoshida, Toshiki Sano Nihon Daigaku 3 173 77 R/L
INF 森 奨真 Mori, Shoma Meitoku Gijuku 3 170 65 R/R
INF 岡本 和真 Okamoto, Kazuma Chiben Gakuen 3 183 95 R/R
INF 安里 健 Asato, Takeru Okinawa Shogaku 3 181 84 R/R
INF 高濱 祐仁 Takahama, Yuto Yokohama 3 182 80 R/R
INF 吉田 有輝 Yoshida, Yuki Riseisha 3 173 70 R/L
OF 大下 誠一郎 Oshita, Seiichiro Hakuoh Daigaku Ashikaga 2 172 87 R/R
OF 伊藤 優希 Ito, Yuki Komazawa Daigaku Fuzoku Tomakomai 3 175 68 R/R
OF 浅間 大基 Asama, Daiki Yokohama 3 182 72 R/L
OF 徳本 健太朗 Tokumoto, Kentaro Ryukoku Daigaku Fuzoku Heian 3 177 68 R/L
OF 赤嶺 謙 Akamine, Ken Okinawa Shogaku 3 176 76 R/R

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Source: Mainichi Shimbun 4/2/2014

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[3/20/2014] Asian 18U Championship, 2015 18U Baseball World Cup

by on Mar.20, 2014 @ 10:22 pm, under International
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The Japan High School Baseball Federation held a meeting in Osaka today.

  • The Asian 18U Baseball Championship will take place in Bangkok, Thailand over a seven-day period beginning on September 1.  Naruto Uzushio High School's Hiroshi Takahashi was selected to manage the Japanese national team.  Players for the eighteen-man roster will be selected from schools participating in the Spring and Summer Koshien tournaments.
  • Japan will host the 2015 18U Baseball Word Cup.  It will take place in Osaka between August 28 and September 6.  Koshien Stadium will be one of multiple venues used during the tournament.

Source: Sponichi 3/20/2014, Sanspo 3/20/2014

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