Obic Seagulls lose Sister Cities International Bowl in Alabama

Aug 16, 2014

Obic Seagulls lose Sister Cities International Bowl in Alabama

The Obic Seagulls, Japan’s top football team, came up short against the APDFL Blazers on Thursday, losing 16-12 in the Sister Cities International Bowl in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The Seagulls, eight-time champions in Japan’s X League, took a 10-0 lead thanks to a Tataeru Nakanishi ...

Seagulls capture fourth straight X League title

Dec 17, 2013

Seagulls capture fourth straight X League title

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

The Obic Seagulls remain the longest-reigning champion in X League history after winning an unprecedented fourth consecutive title by defeating the Fujitsu Frontiers 24-16 in the Japan X Bowl at Tokyo Dome on Monday. The Seagulls will play collegiate champion Kwansei Gakuin University for ...

Obic, Fujitsu to clash in Japan X Bowl

Dec 13, 2013

Obic, Fujitsu to clash in Japan X Bowl

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

The three-time defending champion Obic Seagulls seek an unprecedented fourth consecutive X League title while the Fujitsu Frontiers look for their first championship as the Japan X Bowl takes place on Monday at Tokyo Dome. The Seagulls, who have won a record seven X ...

Nov 4, 2013

Sloppy Seagulls beat Silver Star

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

Shun Sugawara overcame three turnovers — two interceptions and a lost fumble — to throw two touchdown passes as the three-time defending champion Obic Seagulls defeated the Asahi Beer Silver Star 21-7 on Monday at Tokyo’s Oi No. 2 Stadium in the X League. ...

Oct 20, 2013

Seagulls beat Rise to maintain perfect record

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

Takuto Hara rushed for 10 yards for the go-ahead touchdown with 5:51 remaining in the third quarter as the Obic Seagulls defeated the Nojima Sagamihara Rise 12-3 at Yokohama Stadium in the X League Central Division showdown on Sunday. Both teams entered the game ...