Monday, March 24, 2014
Here’s your WHPO Sports Update….
College Basketball…NCAA Tournament…..
the final field of 16 teams has been set – check your brackets…these are the teams still alive:
Florida, UCLA, Dayton, & Stanford
Virginia, Michigan State, Iowa State & UConn
Arizona, San Diego State, Baylor & Wisconsin
Kentucky, Louisville, Tennesse & Michigan
Illinois’ season came to a close as they were knocked out of the NIT, losing to Clemson by one, 50-49.
Kyle Busch won at Fontana for the second straight year, holding off Kyle Larson, Tony Stewart and his older brother Kurt on a frantic two-lap sprint to the finish.
Cubs and Cardinals won, White Sox tied Colorado
Chicago lost to Nashville 2-0
Lionel Messi netted a hat trick as Barcelona beat Christiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid 4-3
Hoopeston Area boys baseball split a double-header with Blue Ridge on Saturday. Cornjerkers won the first game 6-2 - Aiden Berg homered, doubled and drove in four runs. The Knights took the second game 14-4.
Watseka’s Devin Curry and Cissna Park’s Addison Stoller were named to the New-Gazette all-area girls basketball 1st Team.
That’s Sports…..I’m Kevin Jett