Tennis/Volleyball: Yokota freshman to battle for singles title

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Humphreys' Cleo Cody dives for the ball during Friday's elimination play in the Far East girls Division I volleyball tournament. The Blackhawks went winless in pool play and elimination. (KRYSTAL DUENAS/SPECIAL TO STARS AND STRIPES)
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Humphreys' Cleo Cody dives for the ball during Friday's elimination play in the Far East girls Division I volleyball tournament. The Blackhawks went winless in pool play and elimination. (KRYSTAL DUENAS/SPECIAL TO STARS AND STRIPES)

Tennis/Volleyball: Yokota freshman to battle for singles title

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published: November 10, 2018

Ush Sawada might have a bit of trouble deciding who to cheer for in Saturday’s Far East tennis tournament boys singles final.

The Christian Academy Japan coach has ties to the two players in that final, having coached both the Knights’ Kaito Masuda and his youthful opponent, Yokota freshman Kai Deremer.

“Tough one,” Sawada said when asked who he’d be pulling for. “I taught both of them.”

Deremer is the only DODEA tennis player in any of the finals of the five events scheduled for Saturday, Day 4 of the four-day Far East tournament at Kadena Air Base’s Risner Tennis Complex.

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