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WHPO Sports Update

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: October 01, 2013
  • school: WHPO Sports Update

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Update…...

NFL…

Monday Night Football…..New Orleans beat Miami 38 - 17

Baseball…
The Chicago Cubs fired manager Dale Sveum (‘swaam”) after finishing last in the NL Central for the first time in seven years.
The Cubs closed the season dropping 41 of their final 59 games, including six of their final seven. They finished 66-96, and Sveum went 127-197 in his two seasons at the helm.  The #1 rumored candidate for the Cubs managerial position is Joe Giradi – current Yankee manager with an expired contract who is an Illinois native and former Cub. 

Tampa Bay beat Texas 5-2 to win the 1-game AL wild card playoff


High School…
volleyball…

match you heard here on WHPO….Cissna Park beat Milford in straight sets 2 – 0

St. Joe-Odgen beat Westville 2 – 0.


golf…
Bismarck-Henning notched their 20th win of the season, beating Milford and Donovan at Harrison Park yesterday.
soccer…
Watseka beat Georgetown-RF 4 - 2
Tune in tonight at 4:30 for Cornjerker soccer vs. Oakwood – the annual “Kick Cancer” game live from Hoopeston Area HS

That’s Sports ….I’m Kevin Jett