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Top League 2016/17

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Relegated to West Regional Top League 2016/17:NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes
Promoted from Kyushu Regional Top League 2015/16:Munakata Sanix Blues

Final results

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTATBLB
1Suntory Sungoliath69151500563184379772490Winner
2Yamaha Jubilo671514015802083728223110
3Panasonic Wild Knights61151302579268311763581
4Kobelco Steelers48151005473328145663971
5NTT Shining Arcs401590633629244453531
6Ricoh Black Rams401580739036228534844
7Canon Eagles371580737933643424323
8Toyota Verblitz351570835333221474334
9Toshiba Brave Lupus3315609351381-30484836
10NEC Green Rockets3015618337401-64435222
11Munakata Sanix Blues2915708280481-201376901
12Kubota Spears2815618271387-116355211
13Kintetsu Liners18153012268417-149315315Qualified for playout
14Coca-Cola West Red Sparks17153012239478-239336823
15Toyota Shokki Shuttles16153012292539-247397613
16Honda Heat7151014274571-297358103Relegated

Canon
Eagles
Coca-Cola
West
Red
Sparks
Honda
Heat
Kintetsu
Liners
Kobelco
Steelers
Kubota
Spears
Munakata
Sanix
Blues
NEC
Green
Rockets
NTT
Shining
Arcs
Panasonic
Wild
Knights
Ricoh
Black
Rams
Suntory
Sungoliath
Toshiba
Brave
Lupus
Toyota
Shokki
Shuttles
Toyota
Verblitz
Yamaha
Jubilo
Canon
Eagles
-25-4427-1535-545-2116-2920-2531-1416-35
Coca-Cola
West
Red
Sparks
14-31-19-267-4816-193-2714-3311-50
Honda
Heat
26-2812-42-24-3722-333-4014-6910-3430-32
Kintetsu
Liners
10-1720-36-8-3815-2031-3820-3224-3112-5926-2419-25
Kobelco
Steelers
-27-176-3045-3915-2730-2441-515-33
Kubota
Spears
36-1718-1520-2923-16-28-2724-2210-270-53
Munakata
Sanix
Blues
21-60-26-247-3314-558-4131-2141-3810-43
NEC
Green
Rockets
41-2138-2415-15-14-3323-722-17
NTT
Shining
Arcs
15-2617-1418-327-1733-15-28-1334-2919-13
Panasonic
Wild
Knights
45-1234-2551-2642-14-45-1715-4560-721-24
Ricoh
Black
Rams
18-2136-323-20-33-2816-20
Suntory
Sungoliath
37-2248-1250-014-1338-029-523-17-48-0
Toshiba
Brave
Lupus
21-1917-2231-1222-1925-814-15-32-31
Toyota
Shokki
Shuttles
12-3349-2433-1914-4115-5227-22-
Toyota
Verblitz
25-2157-37-2714-1514-3624-3739-18-
Yamaha
Jubilo
47-2526-1247-521-1747-1424-4140-663-727-8-


Matches schedule
28/01/2017 - Playout
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Red Dolphins Hino32-22
Kintetsu Liners - Kyuden Voltex47-0
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Mitsubishi Dynaboars33-21
14/01/2017 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Ricoh Black Rams14-33
Honda Heat - Canon Eagles26-28
Kintetsu Liners - Toyota Shokki Shuttles26-24
Kobelco Steelers - Suntory Sungoliath15-27
Munakata Sanix Blues - NEC Green Rockets26-24
NTT Shining Arcs - Kubota Spears27-17
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Panasonic Wild Knights14-15
Yamaha Jubilo - Toyota Verblitz27-8
08/01/2017 - Regular season
Kubota Spears - Kobelco Steelers23-16
NEC Green Rockets - Honda Heat41-21
NTT Shining Arcs - Canon Eagles15-26
Ricoh Black Rams - Munakata Sanix Blues36-3
Yamaha Jubilo - Kintetsu Liners26-12
07/01/2017 - Regular season
Suntory Sungoliath - Toshiba Brave Lupus48-0
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks12-33
Toyota Verblitz - Panasonic Wild Knights14-36
25/12/2016 - Regular season
Kintetsu Liners - Kobelco Steelers8-38
24/12/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Kubota Spears27-15
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - NEC Green Rockets3-27
Honda Heat - NTT Shining Arcs3-40
Munakata Sanix Blues - Panasonic Wild Knights14-55
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Toyota Verblitz32-31
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Ricoh Black Rams14-41
Yamaha Jubilo - Suntory Sungoliath24-41
18/12/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - NEC Green Rockets45-21
Kintetsu Liners - Toshiba Brave Lupus12-59
Kobelco Steelers - Yamaha Jubilo15-33
Munakata Sanix Blues - NTT Shining Arcs7-33
Panasonic Wild Knights - Ricoh Black Rams45-17
17/12/2016 - Regular season
Kubota Spears - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks36-17
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Honda Heat49-24
Toyota Verblitz - Suntory Sungoliath24-37
11/12/2016 - Regular season
Kobelco Steelers - Toshiba Brave Lupus30-24
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - NTT Shining Arcs33-19
Toyota Verblitz - Munakata Sanix Blues14-15
10/12/2016 - Regular season
Honda Heat - Panasonic Wild Knights14-69
Kintetsu Liners - Canon Eagles10-17
Ricoh Black Rams - Kubota Spears18-21
Suntory Sungoliath - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks48-12
Yamaha Jubilo - NEC Green Rockets47-5
04/12/2016 - Regular season
Munakata Sanix Blues - Kobelco Steelers21-60
Panasonic Wild Knights - Kubota Spears34-25
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks17-22
03/12/2016 - Regular season
Honda Heat - Ricoh Black Rams10-34
Kintetsu Liners - NEC Green Rockets31-38
Suntory Sungoliath - NTT Shining Arcs29-5
Toyota Verblitz - Canon Eagles25-21
Yamaha Jubilo - Toyota Shokki Shuttles63-7
30/10/2016 - Regular season
Kintetsu Liners - Honda Heat20-36
Panasonic Wild Knights - Toyota Shokki Shuttles60-7
Suntory Sungoliath - Kubota Spears38-0
29/10/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Munakata Sanix Blues35-5
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Yamaha Jubilo11-50
NEC Green Rockets - Kobelco Steelers38-24
NTT Shining Arcs - Toshiba Brave Lupus34-29
Ricoh Black Rams - Toyota Verblitz16-20
23/10/2016 - Regular season
NEC Green Rockets - Kubota Spears15-15
Ricoh Black Rams - Toshiba Brave Lupus33-28
Toyota Verblitz - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks57-3
22/10/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Panasonic Wild Knights16-29
Honda Heat - Kobelco Steelers24-37
Kintetsu Liners - Munakata Sanix Blues15-20
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Suntory Sungoliath15-52
Yamaha Jubilo - NTT Shining Arcs21-17
16/10/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Kobelco Steelers25-44
NTT Shining Arcs - Toyota Verblitz19-13
Panasonic Wild Knights - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks45-12
15/10/2016 - Regular season
Kintetsu Liners - Ricoh Black Rams24-31
Kubota Spears - Munakata Sanix Blues28-27
NEC Green Rockets - Suntory Sungoliath14-33
Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Toshiba Brave Lupus27-22
Yamaha Jubilo - Honda Heat47-25
09/10/2016 - Regular season
Kubota Spears - Yamaha Jubilo0-53
NTT Shining Arcs - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks17-14
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Honda Heat31-12
08/10/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Toyota Shokki Shuttles31-14
Kintetsu Liners - Toyota Verblitz19-25
Kobelco Steelers - Ricoh Black Rams45-39
Munakata Sanix Blues - Suntory Sungoliath8-41
Panasonic Wild Knights - NEC Green Rockets51-26
02/10/2016 - Regular season
Munakata Sanix Blues - Toshiba Brave Lupus31-21
Suntory Sungoliath - Canon Eagles37-22
01/10/2016 - Regular season
Honda Heat - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks12-42
Kobelco Steelers - Toyota Shokki Shuttles41-5
Kubota Spears - Kintetsu Liners20-29
NEC Green Rockets - Toyota Verblitz22-17
Yamaha Jubilo - Ricoh Black Rams47-14
30/09/2016 - Regular season
Panasonic Wild Knights - NTT Shining Arcs42-14
17/09/2016 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Munakata Sanix Blues16-19
Kubota Spears - Honda Heat18-15
NEC Green Rockets - Toyota Shokki Shuttles23-7
NTT Shining Arcs - Kintetsu Liners18-3
Panasonic Wild Knights - Suntory Sungoliath15-45
Toyota Verblitz - Kobelco Steelers7-27
Yamaha Jubilo - Toshiba Brave Lupus40-6
16/09/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Ricoh Black Rams20-25
10/09/2016 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Kobelco Steelers7-48
Honda Heat - Toyota Verblitz30-32
Kintetsu Liners - Panasonic Wild Knights20-32
Kubota Spears - Toyota Shokki Shuttles24-22
Munakata Sanix Blues - Yamaha Jubilo10-43
Suntory Sungoliath - Ricoh Black Rams23-17
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Canon Eagles21-19
09/09/2016 - Regular season
NTT Shining Arcs - NEC Green Rockets33-15
04/09/2016 - Regular season
Kubota Spears - Toyota Verblitz10-27
03/09/2016 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Kintetsu Liners19-26
Munakata Sanix Blues - Toyota Shokki Shuttles41-38
NTT Shining Arcs - Ricoh Black Rams28-13
Suntory Sungoliath - Honda Heat50-0
02/09/2016 - Regular season
Canon Eagles - Yamaha Jubilo16-35
Kobelco Steelers - Panasonic Wild Knights6-30
Toshiba Brave Lupus - NEC Green Rockets25-8
27/08/2016 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Canon Eagles14-31
Honda Heat - Munakata Sanix Blues22-33
Kobelco Steelers - NTT Shining Arcs27-17
Ricoh Black Rams - NEC Green Rockets23-20
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Kubota Spears22-19
Toyota Verblitz - Toyota Shokki Shuttles39-18
26/08/2016 - Regular season
Panasonic Wild Knights - Yamaha Jubilo21-24
Suntory Sungoliath - Kintetsu Liners14-13