The eight volume of the Ahiru no Sora manga.
The Kuzuryū High's team is actively preparing for the Kawasaki city, Inter-High District Qualifiers. But the recent loss to Kitasumi High appears to have shaken Sora's game and his confidence. While Nao dreams of an additional player to complete the squad, the team meets Kaname, a former basketball player as tall as he is disillusioned.
- Chapter 56 - Desire
- Chapter 57 - Arch Rival
- Chapter 58 - Soar
- Chapter 59 - Last Piece
- Chapter 60 - Mokichi
- Chapter 61 - The Black Kite and The Peacock
- Chapter 62 - Hope and Despair
- Chapter 63 - The Moon and the Ring
- Chapter 64 - Heavy Rain
- Chapter 65 - Light