San Diego Tryout 2014 - tryout for Japan Professional Baseball Leagues -
2-day tryout for Japan Professional Baseball League.
Japanese Independent League, Shikoku Island League Plus, and SDSA hold a tryout for Shikoku League teams and its affiliated teams in San Diego.
11 players were offered contracts from Japanese Independent League Teams and the affiliated collegiate summer league teams, SAMURAI San Diego and the San Diego Mavericks.
California Tryout 2013 -tryout for Japanese League-
2 Japanese Independent Baseball Leagues and SDSA held a tryout at Chukchansi Park, home field of San Francisco Giants 3A Fresno Grizzlies.
SDSA invited MLB team scouts as well:
the Boston Redsox, Detroit Tigers, and the San Diego Padres
80 players attended this tryout and 8 players were offered playing contracts from Japanese Indie League teams. 1 player was invited for the spring training by an MLB organization.
Japan Winter League 2013
SDSA provided 6 American players with a playing opportunity at the Japan Winter League 2013.
Players attended a 2 week length winter league series in Shikoku Island, Japan.
3 players were offered professional playing contracts from Japanese teams.
Volleyball World Championship, Official Supporter for Japan Team
SDSA supported the Japan Women's U23 Volleyball Team, which attended the FIVB Volleyball World Championship Mexico 2013.
The Japan Team went to the final round and won the bronze medal.
International Students Athletes
SDSA supports international students athletes who play in colleges and high school in the U.S.; including in such sports as Baseball, Soccer, Golf, Swimming, Water Polo, Martial Arts, etc.
SDSA also supports international students to become certified athletic trainers. SDSA students were accepted as ATC certified athletic trainers, and received the opportunity to work with professional sports organizations; San Diego Chargers, etc.
Eri Yoshida, Female Pitcher in Professional Baseball League
One of SDSA management's players, Eri Yoshida, played for the Hawaiian Professional Baseball Organization, NaKoa Ikaika Maui.
Japanese Fans and Media visited Hawaii to see her pitching.
Media (in Japanese)
吉田えり、米独立Ｌマウイに復帰 2013.5.27 ニッカン
吉田えりがＢＣリーグ石川入り、背番号21 2013.8.15 ニッカン
ナックル姫「成長したい」 吉田えり、ＢＣ石川入団会見 2013.8.17 産経
ナックル姫が初仕事で笑顔 ＢＣ石川の応援ＤＡＹ2013.8.20 北國新聞
ナックル姫 吉田えり石川移籍 あす会見 米からＢＣリーグへ 2013.8.16 中日新聞
SDSA Academy Players; Junior Golf World Championships
SDSA Junior Golf Players went to the 2013 Junior Golf World Championship, Callaway Junior World Championship, FCG Junior Master Championship.
SDSA Junior Golf Player received the U8 Girls Player of the Year Award.
Collegiate Summer League Team, SAMURAI San Diego 2013
SDSA managed a collegiate summer league baseball team in San Diego. The team was composed of 20 American college ball players and 10 Japanese college ball players.
Mr. Yoshihiro Doi, with 13 years of Japan Big League experience, coached SAMURAI San Diego as a pitching coach.
Media (in Japanese)
元西武の土肥義弘氏がコーチ就任 米サマーリーグ 2013.6.16 産経
元西武土肥氏がコーチ就任 米のアマ球団 2013.6.16 47ニュース
元西武土肥氏がサムライ球団コーチ就任 2013.6.16 ニッカン
元西武土肥氏がコーチ就任 米サマーリーグ球団 2013.6.16 スポニチ
元西武・土肥義弘氏、アマ球団のコーチ就任 2013.6.16 サンスポ