Congratulations to Yonsei 18, as they graduate high school! All 24 players from the Y18 team will be attending one of the following colleges this Fall: Azusa Pacific University Biola University Boston University Chapman University Colorado College Cypress College Emory University CSU Fullerton CSU Long Beach Loyola Marymount University Saddleback[…]
The 2015 Goodwill Exchange Tour will take place in late summer with Sakata City in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. After a memorable and successful inaugural exchange in 2010-2011, the Yonsei organization looks forward to returning to Sakata and renewing friendships with the people of this wonderful city. Sakata is located on[…]
Congratulations to Kayoko Fong, Keith Nishihara, Alex Lee, and Jared Yamasaki…recipients of this year’s Yonsei Scholarships. Sue Kamiyama Scholarship – Kayoko Fong A graduate of Westridge School for Girls in Pasadena, Kayoko will be attending Emory University (Oxford College) in the Fall. She plans to pursue a degree in Human[…]
Congratulations to Maille Uyehara and Jared Nii, the Y22 winners in the recent annual Glenn Yamashita Shoot-a-Thon Scholarship contest. Maille made 80 out of 100 free throw attempts and Jared made 87 free throws.
This year’s team will be traveling to Sakata, located in Northern Japan. Coaches for the Yonsei 22 team are Girl’s Head Coach, Allison Taka and Assistant Coach, Jenna Nakasu; Boy’s Head Coach, Kevin Yamamoto and Assistant Coach, Mark Nitake. Congratulations to: Girls Boys Janelle Doi Kristin Hanaoka Jillian Hirano Brooke[…]
The Yonsei 22 team is fortunate again to have four outstanding coaches this year preparing our players for their Goodwill tour to Sakata, Japan. They are Boy’s Head Coach Kevin Yamamoto and Girl’s Head Coach Allison Taka. They will be assisted by Mark Nitake and Jenna Nakasu. Kevin currently teaches[…]