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Sport in the Japanese American Community: Web Links

Baseball

Japan-US High School Baseball
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/people/baseball.html
Harvey Iwata
Harvey Iwata and a Glimpse of Japanese American Baseball: A Photo, A Tour, A Life
http://www.sabr.org/old/iwata.htm
Japanese American Baseball History Project
http://www.nikkeiheritage.org/research/bbhist.html
Don Wakamatsu
CNN/SI - Baseball - Don Wakamatsu
http://cnnsi.com/baseball/mlb/all_time_stats/players/w/4651/fielding.html

Basketball

Wat Misaka
The Salt Lake Tribune--Misaka, Nelson, Fullmer, Lester to Enter Utah Sports Hall of Fame
http://www.sltrib.com/1999/oct/10281999/sports/42069.htm
Michael Takahashi
AA ATHLETE OF THE MONTH--MEET MICHEAL TAKAHASHI
http://www.artnet.net/~jsn/justsayno/mt.html
Lindsey Yamasaki
OregonLive--What a difference four years can make: Through a wildly successful career at Oregon City, Lindsey Yamasaki has grown into the role of women's basketball icon
http://oregonlive.com/sports/spst/9803/spst03094.html
Yonsei Basketball Association
http://www.yonseiyouth.com/
Keiko Yoshimine
The Tucson Weekly--Hoop Dreams: Keiko Yoshimine Is One Of A Kind
http://desert.net/ww/06-14-99/tw_danehy.html

Golf

Orange County Nikkei Jr Golf
http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Meadows/4142/

Hockey

Paul Kariya
The Mighty Ducks of Anaheim--The Paul Kariya Page
http://www.geocities.com/Colosseum/Track/1725/index.html

Horseracing

Corey Nakatani
http://www.bloodhorse.com/bc99/profiles/corey_nakatani.html

Judo

Judo Information Site
http://JudoInfo.com/menu.shtml
Martial Arts Organizations
http://www.martial-arts-network.com/orgs_pg.htm

Kendo

Harvard-Radcliffe Kendo Club
http://hcs.harvard.edu/~kendo/kendo.html

Pool

WPBA Player: Grace Nakamura
WPBA Player: Grace Nakamura
http://www.wpba.com/players/nakamura/nakamura.html

Skating

Kristi Yamaguchi
The official Kristi Yamaguchi site
http://www.yahoo.com/promotions/kristi/front.html
Kristi Yamaguchi
USOC Online: U.S. Olympians - Kristi Yamaguchi
http://www.olympic-usa.org/olympians/meet/bios/figureskating/yamagu.html
The Kristi Yamaguchi Home Page
An unofficial site
http://www.polaris.net/~shanhew/

Sportscasters

Akemi Takei
KING 5 Television: Akemi Takei http://nbcin.king5.com/news/bios_takei_txt.html
Rob Fukuzaki
ABC 7 Online: News Team/ROB FUKUZAKI
http://204.202.137.110/local/kabc/onair/bio_fukuzaki.html

Sports Organization

Amateur Athletic Foundation of Los Angeles
The AAFLA's mission is to serve youth through sport and to increase knowledge of sport and its impact on people’s lives.
http://www.aafla.org

Sumo

Sumo Information
http://www.scgroup.com/sumo/
Dan's Daily Sumo Results
http://www.pacificnet.net/~dantmhow/sumo_folder/sumo.html
Nihon Sumo Kyokai
http://www.sumo.or.jp/index_e.html
SumoWeb!
http://www.sumoweb.com/

Taekwondo

Taekwondo: Mental discipline
http://collegian.ksu.edu/ISSUES/v100/FA/n007/city-fujimura-cornelison-c.html

Weightlifting

Tommy Kono
The Olympic Hall of Fame: Tommy Kono
http://www.olympic-usa.org/games/ga_2_5_48.html

Wrestling

Rocky Aoki
National Wrestling Hall of Fame: Awards: Outstanding American http://www.wrestlinghalloffame.org/awards/?oa&honoree=143
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