Leo Schinker took the loss in the Division II baseball final; he had the lone hit for the Cobras against Yokota. (KATHLEEN PACLIPAN/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
Leo Schinker took the loss in the Division II baseball final; he had the lone hit for the Cobras against Yokota. (KATHLEEN PACLIPAN/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)

Baseball: Yokota cruises to repat on the diamond

by Stars and Stripes
Stars and Stripes

CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea – Riley DeMarco’s pitching and the bats of Nick Yingling, Luke Wiedie and Jeff Mullarkey helped Yokota continue its Far East Division II baseball tournament dynasty.

DeMarco tossed a one-hit shutout and Yingling, Wiedie and Mullarky combined to bat 6-for-9 with three RBIs as the Panthers blanked E.J. King 10-0 for their second straight D-II title and fourth in the last five seasons.

With the win, the Panthers finished the campaign 19-7, including the D-II title and the championship in the DODEA-Japan tournament, which Yokota hosted last month.

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