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Basketball: Kadena sweeps district titles

Education
January 14, 2019

KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa – For the third straight season, Kadena’s basketball teams have made it a clean sweep of the Okinawa titles.

Dyson Robinson, left, and E.J. King head to Kobe for this weekend's Western Japan Athletic Association boys tournament; Rodrick King and Nile C. Kinnick travel to American School In Japan for a rematch of last January's Far East Division I and combined tournament finals. (SHION RUDOLPH/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
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Okinawa schools set to host Taipei

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January 18, 2019

Kadena’s and Kubasaki’s boys and girls teams have only faced each other, not counting Japanese opponents, since the Okinawa basketball season began in December.

Geometry students use a rope to show how to calculate a triangle during class at Naples High School near Naples, Italy. The Department of Defense Education Activity plans to increase class sizes in its middle and high schools next year, a decision that would reduce staff by about 300.  SCOTT WYLAND/STARS AND STRIPES
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DODEA schools to increase average class sizes, shed 300 jobs in bid to free up funds

Education
January 10, 2019

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany – The Department of Defense Education Activity plans to increase average class sizes in its middle and high schools next year and expects to shed about...

Gimme that ball! Daegu's Dai'Ja Turner and Humphreys' Maria Bruch scrap for the ball during Saturday's Korea girls basketball game. Daegu came from behind to beat humphreys 48-44.  MARY SARANTAKES/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Girls Basketball: Too much Turner for Blackhawks in first loss

Education
January 07, 2019

CAMP WALKER, South Korea – A strong dose of inside presence in the second half from Dai’Ja Turner helped Daegu’s girls basketball team win a battle of unbeatens Saturday...

Robert D. Edgren's Riley Palfy and fellow transfers Chauncey Williams, Quan Thompson and Amos Alsvig, hit the road for the first time this season playing at Zama on Friday and Saturday.  MICHAEL K. ATKINSON/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Boys Basketball: New-look Eagles are soaring so far this season

Education
January 11, 2019

After a 2-22 season a year ago, Robert D. Edgren’s boys basketball team finds itself at 5-0, including a DODEA-Japan best 4-0 thus far.

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Ex-Panthers to take their games to Division I level

Education
January 08, 2019

A pair of former stars with their respective DODEA-Pacific high school Panthers teams are taking their respective games to the Division I level for the 2019-20 college years:...