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Nile C. Kinnick's Lucas Wirth is one of seven returning Far East tournament champions set to compete in Saturday's "Beast of the East" Wrestling Tournament, being held for the first time at Yokota. (ANGEL ARNTZEN/SPECIAL TO STARS AND STRIPES)
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Wrestling: New-look 'Beast' will be Far East preview

Education
January 20, 2017

For the first time in the tournament’s 23-year history, the “Beast of the East” wrestling invitational has found a new home and a new weekend.

Kaicey Pritts, 18, a senior from Houston, in a breakout session during the five-day Envision Impact Series Presidential Inauguration Leadership Summit. (SARAH L. VOISIN/THE WASHINGTON POST)

Students bring high hopes to inauguration summit

Education
January 21, 2017

WASHINGTON — Bethel, Alaska, to Anchorage. Anchorage to Seattle. Seattle to New York. New York to Virginia. Virginia to Woodley Park.

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Basketball: Kadena, Kubasaki win and lose in Taipei

Education
January 17, 2017

TAIPEI, Taiwan – The three Okinawa teams were not nearly as successful as a year ago, when they swept all nine games in the first Taipei American School Basketball Exchange.

Could there be a showdown between Yokota's Kory Sterling and Nile C. Kinnick's Kedrick Stockman and Jacob Germany at an all-divisions Far East basketball tournament sometime in the future, maybe even as early as next school year? It may be possible, given the size of Division I and how many more teams there are in Division II in DODEA-Pacific. (DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Basketball: Far East tourneys could be revamped next year

Education
January 20, 2017

Far East tournaments could soon be making a trip back to the future, if a proposal fronted by a longtime DODEA-Pacific athletics director gains traction.

Air Force and Navy F-35 Lightnings fly over the Air Force Academy on Oct. 1, 2016.  David Salanitri/U.S. Air Force

Air Force Academy foyer costs reach $387,000; academy says it can't release explanation

Education
January 17, 2017

The Air Force Academy remodeled the foyer outside Superintendent Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson's office in a project that finished this month.