(From left) Ikuya Inoue, Yoshihito Kamori,
Shima's plaque and Toshio Kosumi.
The replica of Shima's plaque is presented to Kamori
A bouquet is presented to Kosumi by Negoro
(From left) Wakimura, Inoue, Kamori, Kosumi, and Negoro
Induction Ceremony for Seiichi Shima, 2008 Hall of Famer
At 10:20 a.m., Friday, August 15, at Koshien Stadium preceding the first game of the quarterfinals of the commemorative 90th National High School Baseball Championship, attended by Yasuchika Negoro, Chairman of the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Haruo Wakimura, president of the Japan High School Baseball Federation, Ikuya Inoue, Adviser of Koyo High School (former Kaiso Middle School, alma mater of Shima) Baseball Club, Yoshihito Kamori, captain of the KHSBC, and Toshio Kosumi, Shima's teammate at Kaiso MS.
Negoro presented Kamori with the replica of Shima's plaque, and Kosumi with a bouquet.