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2014 OC Coach-of-the-Year

Congratulations to Coach Joe Aihara, who was recently selected by the Orange County high school coaches as this year’s Orange County Coach-of-the-Year.  Coach Aihara is currently the Boy’s Basketball Coach at Western High School.  He was the Y18 head coach, taking the team to Tamana, Japan.

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Scholarship Applications Available

For the past 20 years, the Yonsei Basketball Association has provided an opportunity for middle school-aged youth to learn about the importance of Japanese culture, family values, and community participation.  These experiences will surely play an important role in the development of the character in our youth. In keeping with[...]

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21st Annual Golf Tournament

Monday, June 23, 2014 Candlewood Country Club 14000 Telegraph Road Whittier, CA All proceeds to benefit Yonsei Basketball Association – Yonsei 21 Goodwill Basketball Tour to Nagoya, Japan. $220 / player (includes golf, lunch, dinner, tee prizes, CP’s, etc.) $2,500 (tee sponsor and green fee – 6 golf/dinner package) $1,500[...]

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Introducing the Yonsei 21 Team

This year’s team will be traveling to Nagoya, Japan…the sister city to Los Angeles.  Coaches for the Yonsei 21 team are Girl’s Head Coach, Jessie Ishigo and Assistant Coach, Lindsey Nitake; Boy’s Head Coach, Paul Murata and Assistant Coach, Derek Mitchell. Congratulations to: Girls Boys GirlsCami Arai Kayla Homan Sarah[...]

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Yonsei 21 Coaches

Leading the Yonsei 21 team is Boy’s Head Coach Paul Murata with his assistant, Derek Mitchell. Paul is currently the Junior Varsity Head Coach at Torrance High School, and traveled with the Yonsei 19 team as the assistant coach. Derek is new to the Yonsei organization. He is currently the[...]

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