July 1, 2016
The 98th National High School Baseball Championship Kagoshima Region Tournament starts in Japan's southern island on July 2, in which students of Kagoshima School for the Deaf will participate for the first time.
They will play together with other two local hearing schools as one team. (photo)
Participation in a "summer" tournament by a school for the deaf is the first nationwide according to the Japanese High School Baseball League.