Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Update…..
Nate Robinson scored 27 points, Jimmy Butler added 21 points and 14 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls stunned the Miami Heat 93-86 on Monday night to take Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Trailing 86-83 with 2 minutes left, the Bulls scored the final 10 points of the game to beat the Heat.
San Antonio beat Golden State 129-127 in double OT in game one of their Western Conference semi-final series.
Jordan Danks’ solo home run in the 11th lifted the Chicago White Sox over the Kansas City Royals 2-1 Monday.
Scott Feldman threw seven scoreless innings before leaving with a cramp in his pitching hand, and the Chicago Cubs came within three outs of their first shutout since August in a 9-2 win over the Texas Rangers .
St. Louis lost to LA 2-1. The Blues lead that playoff series 2 – 1.
Bismarck-Henning beat Oakwood 6-4
Schlarman 6 – Westville 4
A-P 7 – Milford 4
Salt Fork won both games against Hoopeston Area, 19-4 and 12-2
St.Joe-Odgen took both games of a double header with Watseka, 21-0 and 16-2
Milford beat A-P 6-4. Tanner Davenport doubled twice and drove in four runs for Milford.
St. Joe beat Watseka 9-0
Oakwood 4 – Bismarck Henning 3
Westville beat Schlarman 14-0
and Hoopeston Area beat Salt Fork 2-0. Aiden Berg pitched a six-hit shutout, had 2 hits and a RBI to lead the Cornjerkers.
That’s your WHPO Sports update….I’m Kevin Jett
University of Illinois-Springfield head men’s basketball coach Ben Wierzba will host a 1-day shooting clinic here in Hoopeston on June 1. Basketball players in grades 6-12 can receive 2 sessions of direct shooting instruction from Coach Wierzba and his staff. Sessions are 10am-Noon and 1-3pm on June 1 at Hoopeston Area H.S. Fee is $35 and includes a t-shirt. Registration forms can picked up at the high school and middle school offices