Tournament MVP Jake Baik of Chadwick heads the ball away from Kubasaki's Joshua Carrillo. (SHION RUDOLPH/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
Tournament MVP Jake Baik of Chadwick heads the ball away from Kubasaki's Joshua Carrillo. (SHION RUDOLPH/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)

Chadwick edges Kubasaki to retain Perry Cup title

by Dave Ornauer
Stars and Stripes

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan – Kubasaki came up just short in its bid for a Perry Cup soccer tournament title in the Dragons’ first appearance in the in-season invitational.

Kubasaki lost in penalty shots to Chadwick, which repeated as the tournament’s champion on Saturday.

But for Noah Hayes and the Dragons, who were a last-minute entry in the 10-team event, “it was worth it” to play in the two-day combined pool-play/single-elimination event.

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