WHPO Summer Sports Minute
- by: WHPO Editor
- on: June 24, 2013
- school: WHPO Summer Sports Minute
Monday, June 24, 2013
Here’s Your WHPO Summer Sports Minute
Patrick Kane scored two goals, Corey Crawford made 24 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Boston Bruins 3-1 on Saturday night to move within one victory of their second championship in four years. Game 6 is tonight in Boston
The Los Angeles Clippers have agreed in principle to a deal with the Celtics for coach Doc Rivers, pending league approval. The Clippers will sign Rivers to a three-year, $21 million contract. They will send a 2015 first-round pick as compensation to the Celtics, who have agreed to release the coach from the three years, $21 million he has remaining on his deal with the club.
Cardinals lost to the Rangers 2-1 late last night after a 3-hr rain delay.
Cubs beat the Astros 14 – 6
White Sox lost to the Royals 7 – 6
Martin Truex Jr. won Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 in Sonoma, CA for his first win in 218 races and his second Sprint Cup win overall.
That’s your Summer Sports minute….I’m Kevin Jett
SUMMER SPORT CAMPS:
• Major League Soccer’s Chicago Fire will host a camp for ages 3-high school July 8-12 right here in Hoopeston. This unique opportunity brings professional soccer players and coaches to Hoopeston for individualized instruction. The camp fee includes a dri-fit t-shirt, ball, and a free ticket for the player to a Chicago Fire game. The cost is one-third the cost of area 4 day soccer camps. Look up Hoopeston Area Youth Soccer on Facebook or contact Kathy Harding or Kevin Jett for more information.
• Cornjerker football camp: New Year, New Team, One Dream.
Hoopeston Cornjerker football camp for grades 3-12 will be held July 22-25 at the high school practice field behind the bus parking lot. Grades 3-6 will practice from
9-11 a.m. Grades 7-12 will hit the field from 6-8 p.m. Cost is $15, payable to HAHS Football. Deadline is July 5. Extra t-shirts are $10. For more information, contact
Coach Michl Kearney, (217) 283-6661.