Waseda Jitsugyo star Kiyomiya extends high school home run record

Baseball Aug 26, 2017

Waseda Jitsugyo star Kiyomiya extends high school home run record

Kotaro Kiyomiya hit his 109th home run as a high schooler on Saturday, extending his unofficial Japanese record. The Waseda Jitsugyo High School senior was with Japan's under-18 national team in a practice game against a university squad in Chiba Prefecture. The young Samurai Japan squad ...

Waseda Jitsugyo's Kiyomiya belts record-tying 107th home run

Baseball Jul 28, 2017

Waseda Jitsugyo's Kiyomiya belts record-tying 107th home run

High school baseball sensation Kotaro Kiyomiya hit his 107th home run Friday, tying the all-time national record for senior high school players as his Waseda Jitsugyo defeated Hachioji 4-1 in a qualifier for next month's National High School Baseball Championship The 18-year-old senior led off ...