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Kingfish splash to convincing victory

Kingfish splash to convincing victory

by Robert Baldwin contributing writer

It was senior recognition day for the Kaiserslautern Kingfish and they said goodbye to their senior captain with a dominant performance in their multi-team swimming meet at the Ramstein pool Saturday. Several Kingfishers won their events, outdistancing second place Stuttgart, but it was again the Pierrelouis siblings who made the biggest splash.

February 1, 2019 ×

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Experience, depth help Ramstein dominate

Experience, depth help Ramstein dominate

by Robert Baldwin contributing writer

Ramstein superior depth and experience was too much to overcome for five opponents as the Royals overpowered five opponents to claim the team title at its home wrestling tournament Saturday. The Royals scored 249.5 points. Runners-up Wiesbaden picked up 168.5, Kaiserslautern had 114.50, followed by Spangdahlem, Lakenheath, Alconbury and Baumholder.

February 1, 2019 ×

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Sports Bulletin — Feb. 1, 2019

Fitness Challenge This three-part event will test your strength like never before! All participants will be required to participate in all three events: bench press, dead lift, and rowing. Each contestant will be weighed and their body weight used to set the weight of the bar for the first two […]

February 1, 2019 ×

Lifestyle, Sports

Kids’ Carnival
Jan. 27
Zweibrücken, Albert-Schweitzer-Grundschule
Children of all ages are welcome at Kids’ Carnival at Albert-Schweitzer-Grundschule in Zweibrücken on Jan. 27 from 12:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to show off their favorite costume. Club-Gemeinschaft Hasensteig is looking forward to seeing you there. For more information go to militaryingermany.com/event/carnival

Was ist los? — Jan. 25, 2019

EVENTS Mannheim, Exhibition: Egypt – Land of Immortality. Permanent Exhibition. militaryingermany.com/event/egypt Mannheim, Winter Lights: Colorful illuminations at Luisenpark. Until Feb. 28. militaryingermany.com/event/winter Ludwigshafen, Special Exhibition “Remember 68”. Until Mar. 14. militaryingermany.com/event/68 Mannheim, Exhibition: Art and Economy 1919-1939 and 2008-2018. Until Feb. 3. militaryingermany.com/event/art Mainz, Exhibition: Photo Pictures And More. Until […]

January 25, 2019 ×

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Ramstein, Kaiserslautern win all contests against Lakenheath, Baumholder

Ramstein, Kaiserslautern win all contests against Lakenheath, Baumholder

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

It was a perfect 8-0 weekend for the Ramstein and Kaiserslautern boys and girls basketball teams as they hosted Baumholder and Lakenheath on Friday night and Saturday morning. Kaiserslautern’s girls defeated Lakenheath 37-17 and Baumholder 35-16 to remain undefeated. Ramstein’s girls held the opponents to a combined 23 points in […]

January 24, 2019 ×

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Sports Bulletin — January 25, 2019

KMC soccer availabilities Still looking for an opportunity to join a soccer club? The KMC District Soccer is still accepting registrations for this year’s season. KMC is the largest district in Southern Germany affiliated with the U.S. Youth Soccer Europe program. All teams, including adults, play in the Deutscher Fussball-Bund […]

January 24, 2019 ×

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Local wrestlers show skills in all weight classes

Local wrestlers show skills in all weight classes

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

Six teams featuring five defending European champions were greeted by a raucous and energetic full house at the Brave New World Wrestling Tournament in Kaiserslautern’s new gym Jan. 12. Host Kaiserslautern was joined by Ramstein, Wiesbaden, Stuttgart, SHAPE, and Spangdahlem. Stuttgart won six weight classes, including three of the heaviest […]

January 17, 2019 ×

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Sports Bulletin — January 18, 2019

ODP-E January Camp The Olympic Development Program-Europe  offers youth players the opportunity to advance to State, Regional and U.S. National Youth teams. The next ODP-E camp and player selections will be Jan. 25 to 27 for a camp in Italy. For more information on ODP-E or the second round of […]

January 17, 2019 ×

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Kingfish swim to top honors in six-team meet

Kingfish swim to top honors in six-team meet

by Robert Baldwin
contributing writer

Paced by 10-year-old Leon Pierre-Louis’ European Forces Swim League record 30.56 in the 50 freestyle, the Kaiserslautern Kingfish Swimming Club outdistanced a six-team field at its home meet at the Ramstein Aquatic Center, Jan. 5. Pierre-Louis was one of seven Kingfish to earn three first place finishes, joining his sibling […]

January 10, 2019 ×

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Sports Bulletin — January 11, 2019

ODP-E January Camp The Olympic Development Program-Europe (ODP-E) offers youth players the opportunity to advance to State, Regional and U.S. National Youth teams. The next ODP-E camp and player selections will be Jan. 25 to 27 for a camp in Italy. For more information on ODP-E or the second round […]

January 10, 2019 ×