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Nile C. Kinnick junior Exotica Hall clears the high jump bar in the Far East track and field meet. Hall won in a meet-record 1.60 meters, topping the previous mark of 1.56 which stood for five years. DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES
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Track and Field: Kinnick, Zama defend titles as more records fall

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May 24, 2017
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan – Ti’Ara Carroll said she couldn’t think of a better end to her four-year career as a Zama sprinter.

Student-led Video Production Club keeps the kids informed at Yokota West

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May 24, 2017
Every morning students tune in to the Video Production Club, a student-led group, to find out what is going on at Yokota West Elementary School.
Seoul American junior Alyse Neal lands following her Far East High School Track and Field Meet record-breaking long jump of 5.30 meters. That broke the three-year-old mark of 4.95 set by Liz Thornton of American School In Japan. JACK HIGBEE/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Track and Field: Shot put mark falls on opening day

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May 23, 2017
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan – Brianna Hunter was worried and frustrated as she approached her third shot-put attempt on Monday’s first day of the Far East track and field meet.
American School In Japan players dogpile on the mound after beating Kadena 5-4 for the Mustangs' fourth straight Far East Division I Baseball Tournament title. (WESTON GRAVES/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
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Baseball: Seevers' reign ends, but ASIJ's doesn't

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May 18, 2017
YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea – It didn’t have a standout centerpiece player as in the past three seasons, but that didn’t stop American School In Japan from winning its fourth...
Flags are unfurled during an event at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. On Thursday, 35 veterans groups came together in Washington to reach some consensus on changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill and restart their activity on Capitol Hill. (CARLOS BONGIOANNI/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Feuding veterans groups find agreement on four proposed changes to the GI Bill

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May 20, 2017
WASHINGTON — After their public disagreement stalled a congressional hearing last month, 35 veterans groups came together Thursday in Washington to reach some consensus on changes...
Matthew C. Perry players gather round the banner after beating Yokota 2-1 for the first Far East Division II Baseball Tournament title in school history. (CHARNISE KEY/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
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Baseball: Perry's arms carry it to tourney triumph

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May 18, 2017
CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea – Call Dominick Whitener and Matthew C. Perry’s baseball team the Comeback Kids, especially where their arch-rival Yokota is concerned.