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Kubasaki High School at Camp Foster, Okinawa.  COURTESY OF DODEA
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Possible shooter threat cancels classes at Okinawa base schools

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May 24, 2018

Threatening graffiti sparked fears of potential shooting incidents at two Okinawa base high schools, prompting officials to cancel classes and other activities Wednesday.

Yokota's David Carlson clears the ball out of the zone against Christian Academy Japan during Wednesday's Far East Division II boys soccer tournament final. The Knights won 7-0 for the second straight year over Yokota.  RENA CARROLL/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Boys soccer: Different approach, same outcome for CAJ

Education
May 24, 2018

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan – No Lawrence Yamaguchi? No problem for Christian Academy Japan soccer.

Kubasaki softball players celebrate their first Far East Division I tournament title.  DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES
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Softball: Dragons soar to first championship

Education
May 24, 2018

NAVAL AIR FACILITY ATSUGI, Japan – After 15 years of frustration and a couple of near misses, Kubasaki now finds itself atop the Far East Division I softball world.

Kadena's Eric Fletcher heads the ball out of Kubasaki's Noah Hayes' way during Wednesday's final in the Far East Division I boys soccer tournament. The Dragons pulled away in the second half for a 4-0 win.  MARY OBSUNA/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Boys soccer: Kubasaki gets revenge on island foe in taking title

Education
May 24, 2018

KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa – Ryo Elliot’s name will never be prominent on a soccer stat sheet, says his coach at Kubasaki, Chris Eastman.

Robert D. Edgren senior right-hander and Far East Division II Softball Tournament MVP Brittany Crown kicks and delivers as the Eagles beat Daegu 5-2 in the tournament final.  DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES
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Softball: Edgren, Crown now sit atop throne

Education
May 24, 2018

NAVAL AIR FACILITY ATSUGI, Japan – Brittany Crown said she and her Robert D.

OKINAWA, Japan (May 11, 2018) Sailors assigned to the "Skinny Dragons" of Patrol Squadron (VP) 4, pose for a photo with students and teachers from the American School in Japan. The students were in Okinawa to learn about the U.S. Navy’s and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force’s (JMSDF) roles, capabilities and missions. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew Dickinson)

American School in Japan Visits Okinawa

Education
May 23, 2018

OKINAWA, Japan (May 22, 2018) – Students from American School in Japan (ASIJ) learned about the U.S.