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WHPO Local Sports Weekend Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: January 14, 2013
  • school: Hoopeston and surrounding Cities

Your Local Sports Weekend news for January11th thru 13th, 2013

High School…


Jarod Noel (170) and Dallas Messmore (152) each went 3-1 for Bismarck-Henning at the Cumberland Duals, Ethan Linder (285) and Devin Cartwright (106) had two pins apiece for Hoopeston Area
Hoopeston youth wrestling 1st place finishers from Sunday’s tournament in Monticello:  Talan Nelson, Abel Colunga, Ezra Elliott, Bodhi Tuttle, Christian Davis, Adam Colunga, and Cole Alkire.  The Club also had 4 2nd place and 3 3rd place finishes on the day.

boys basketball:

non-tournament action:
PBL 68 - Urbana Uni High 46
Cissna Park 47 - Prairie Central 28
Watseka 71 - Grant Park 39
@ the Vermilion County Tournament:
Georgetown-Ridge Farm 47 – Oakwood 46
B-H 54, Hoopeston Area 31.  Austin Toler had 20 points for the Blue Devils.
Westville beat Armstrong-Potomac 47- 24, after the Tigers trailed the Trojans 12-10 at Half.

Watseka 56, Prairie Central 52
@ the Vermilion County Tournament:
Westville 50 – Oakwood 21
Bismarck-Henning 32, Salt Fork 27. Brooke Walsh had a double-double (12 points, 13 rebounds)
2nd seed Georgetown-Ridge Farm beat Hoopeston Area 51-33 behind Brittany Hays’ 21 points. 

Tune in tonight for WHPO continuing coverage of the Vermilion County girls basketball tournament as Hoopeston Area takes on Westville at 5:00.  Following that will be a special edition of the “Coaches Corner”, live from the Palmer Arena in Danville.

And that’s your WHPO Local Sports weekend update….I’m Kevin Jett!