Okinawa Dragons' Jeffrey Botts, with football, returned three interceptions for touchdowns against Ryukyu University in the Dragons' 50-0 semifinal rout of the Stingray. JACQUELINE TAYLOR/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
Okinawa Dragons' Jeffrey Botts, with football, returned three interceptions for touchdowns against Ryukyu University in the Dragons' 50-0 semifinal rout of the Stingray. JACQUELINE TAYLOR/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Hansen, Okinawa win to set up Torii Bowl showdown

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KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa – Jeffrey Botts returned three interceptions for touchdowns, leading a defense that picked off eight passes and paced the Okinawa Dragons to a 50-0 rout of Ryukyu University on Sunday in the U.S. Forces Japan-American Football League semifinal.

With the win, the Dragons reached the USFJ-AFL’s Torii Bowl title game after a one-year absence and avenged last year’s 32-14 semifinal loss to the same Stingray. The Dragons will play Hansen, which eliminated Kinser 13-2 in Sunday’s other semifinal.

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