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SAKURAI, Yaichiro 

Pitches Keio U. to victory in the first Waseda-Keio rivalry

Inducted 1960
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Nagano
Born December 2, 1883
Died May 17,1958
Alma Mater Keio University

Pitched Keio University to victory in the first Waseda-Keio rivalry in 1903. The captain of the Nine was also adept at writing its cheerleadingsong. In 1911 he led the Nine in a successful tour of America.


 

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